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A LEAGUE AWAY • 2019

DIRECTOR: Andrea Krujoski

COUNTRY: Argentina

RUNTIME: '76

 

SYNOPSIS: "A League Away" follows the journey of composer and musician Camilo Carabajal through his powerful fusion of folklore and digital technology. Together with his partner, environmentalist Ingrid Schönenberg, Camilo undertakes the construction of the eco-drum: A project that brings science and music to a confluence of scientific research, environmental management and musical joy connecting Argentine folk roots with the cutting edge of aesthetic-scientific endeavors in the 21st Century.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

FEATURE DOCS

PAPER SHIPS • 2019

DIRECTOR: Fernando Duarte

COUNTRY: Argentina

RUNTIME: '81

 

SYNOPSIS: "Paper Ships" shows the tireless struggle of a group of women, widows, brothers, children of the 10 crew members killed in the sinking of the El Repunte fishing boat. A group of Marplatean women expose the laziness of the Argentine fishing apparatus. From this kick, we seek to raise awareness of the current situation in the maritime sector.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

MENESE • 2019

DIRECTOR: Remedios Malvarez Baez, Jose Romero

COUNTRY: Spain

RUNTIME: '81

 

SYNOPSIS: This documentary is the first full-length film about the figure of José Menese, a cantaor who revolutionized flamenco of his time and brought new values ​​to Cante Jondo, giving it political and social commitment, a flamenco as part of that protest song that faced dictatorship Spanish, taking this art to cultural spaces and scenarios that had never before reached. Today those cantes are recovered and reinterpreted by young voices of women, the new revolutionaries of today's flamenco. Songs and lyrics, always associated with male voices, and that many of them have not been re-sing will become valid and topical in the voices of these artists who take a step forward in their art and their way of understanding the Flamenco expression.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc