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gallery/M2006 • Desmonte

THE DISMANTLING OF THE MOUNT
• 2018

DIRECTOR: Sinai Sganzerla

COUNTRY: Brazil

RUNTIME: '85

 

SYNOPSIS: The Dismantling of the Mount approaches the history of Morro do Castelo its dismantling and entrainment. Despite its historical and architectural importance Morro do Castelo it was destroyed by urbanistic reforms in order to sanitize the city.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

FEATURE DOCS

gallery/b brasil
gallery/B2006 • My Dear Mother

MY DEAR MOTHER • 2019

DIRECTOR: Paul-Anders Simma

COUNTRY: Finland

RUNTIME: '86

 

SYNOPSIS: Dasha is a native nine-year-old Lapp girl. She is an inmate of a Russian orphanage, even when she is not an orphan. Tasha believes that her mother is dead and that her father is in jail for life. To survive she has found a Russian stepmother at the orphanage. One day her biological mother suddenly calls her. In the background of Tasha’s fate lurks the greater global narrative about the “stolen generations”. Children belonging to different indigenous peoples all over the world were “stolen” and placed in orphanages hoping that they might be assimilated into the majority population.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

gallery/b finlandia
gallery/B2006 • Aun Se Bendicen

FIELDS ARE STILL BLESSED
​​​​​​​• 2019

DIRECTOR: Vera Herrero

COUNTRY: Spain

RUNTIME: '62

 

SYNOPSIS: The human side of the depopulation, centered on the abandoned towns of Tierras Altas, Soria (Castilla y León). One of the most depopulated areas in all Europe, under a poetical approach , recovering the feelings of the last inhabitants. There is an emotional journey implicit when discovering those immense abandoned villages, with untouched houses and all kind of family belongings. From the astonishment to the sadness, going through the beauty of these lands and the questions that inevitably emerge when realizing the tragedy of the abandonment. 

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

gallery/b espanha
gallery/barciff • laurels • official selection
gallery/barciff • laurels • official selection
gallery/barciff • laurels • official selection