Chats with Felix
Director Mitar Terzic - Country: Republic of Montenegro
A dialogue through time, talks between two people who belong to different times.Felix Laforest's life and mine crossed paths when he took my first photographs in his atelier. Almost 60 years later, I had the opportunity to re-enter the same studio, abandoned for decades. Time seemed to stand still in that space. Thousands of photographs taken...
Director Alexis Rummler - Country: Greece
Following 24 hours a family from Greece , Salamina a small island outside of Athens. This family lives in a unique way . They have reached a state of perfect happiness , practising every day complete devosion to the God Krihna.
I won’t remain alone
Director - Country: Iran
An elderly disabled couple living in a small village in the north of Iran faces a tragedy when their youngest son falls into a coma after an accident. Defying Islamic burial traditions, overcoming the problems of bureaucracy and turning destruction into hope, parents agree to donate their son’s organs. Five years after their brave decision, a...
It's Still Autumn
Director FARZANEH FATHI - Country: Iran
In recent years, a huge wave of shocking and unbelievable narratives of sexual harassment, assault and rape of women has taken over social media; An unprecedented move by Iranian women, reminiscent of the #MeToo global movement, which has exposed countless sexual assaults incidents around the world.These narratives are astonishing not only in...
Director Lucy Collins - Country: USA
In a neighborhood of million-dollar houses, James lives in a house that’s falling apart, tending to his plants that threaten to overwhelm his yard and talks of his past as a young gay man who left his home in the Appalachian Mountains to find a new life in Raleigh, NC.
Director - Country: Germany
While in rehab, a young man recounts his descent into gambling addiction. The animated documentary “King” offers an intimate insight into a psychological illness that is often overlooked.
Director Sarah Seené - Country: Canada
Lumen (meaning ''light'' in Latin) is a sensory film shot on Super-8 that portrays a young girl with oculocutaneous albinism. Despite the hypersensitivity caused by this genetic disease, the depigmentation of her skin and eyes gives her an extraordinary aura.
Director - Country: Italy
Alone and with incredible willpower, Melina chose to take a trip into the unknown, sacrificing her family to defend Holy Mother Earth. The garbage that has invaded every corner of this world, expresses and confirms the actions of humanity against nature. Melina's mission is a creative effort to restore light to people's hearts and physically ...
My grandpa is a troublemaker
Director menna elbezawy - Country: Egypt
A documentary about the great Egyptian writer Mahmoud El Saadany who was banished from writing in the era of president El Sadat and decided to leave the country with his kids
Shaking a Singapore Spear
Director - Country: Singapore
An animated documentary about the importance of Shakespeare's classic plays for digital natives in Singapore. Live action is combined with animation.The film was created in close collaboration with the Shakespeare Institute in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Director Richard Legaspi - Country: COM_DOCUMENTARIES_TITLE_Phillipines
“Small Steps” tells about the story of "You-Kalele Kids Zambales," a group of kids from the coastal village of San Felipe. They continuously dream of having a space in the music scene amid their individual limitations and challenges. One of their songs, which is the title of this documentary, focuses on saving the environment and their love f...
TO BEFLOWER MARBLE
Director Sara Stijović - Country: Republic of Montenegro
The only son of one Montenegrin family has just died in a car accident - they lost head of the family. A poem with tears is heard - a lament. It is sung by his elder sister. Apart from representing mourning, a lament is one of the prerequisites for the dead person’s crossing over to the other side."To beflower marble" is a story of a sister a...
What Travelers Are Saying About Jornada del Muerto
Director - Country: USA
Residents of and visitors to the Tularosa Basin of New Mexico, site of the first detonation of an atomic bomb, contribute to the production of public memory as they offer logistical advice, philosophical reckonings, and plaintive cries about making "the journey of the dead." Made in remembrance of the 75th anniversary of the detonation of nuc...