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BEING SPANISH • 2020

DIRECTOR: William Kingswood

COUNTRY: Spain

RUNTIME: '43

 

SYNOPSIS: Through powerful music, images, and dialogue, what emerges is something intangible, elusive, enigmatic. Being Spanish is a journey from Alicante to Bilbao, from Madrid to Barcelona, from Almagro to Huelva and the places in between, taking us into the heart of an imagined nation.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Featurette

FEATURETTES

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LAND OF NAZARÉ • 2019

DIRECTOR: Shaynna Pidori

COUNTRY: Brazil

RUNTIME: '40

 

SYNOPSIS: Nazaré Flor, poet, feminist, rural worker, community leader is the main character of the documentary Land of Nazaré. The film brings Nazaré back to tell her story and the story of her land, the settlement Maceió, located in the municipality of Itapipoca, Ceará - Brazil. Nazaré died of cancer at age 55 in 2007. The film gathers images of her daily life filmed in 2005 and stories of women of her community recorded in 2018.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Featurette

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THE LITTLE BIRDS OF LEMPA RIVER
• 2019

DIRECTOR: Simone Fabbri

COUNTRY: Italy

RUNTIME: '51

 

SYNOPSIS: In 2018 the two world renowned street artists Ericailcane and Bastardilla began a journey through Central America. During their stay in El Salvador, they met four men and a woman who are former guerrillas from the Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN), a revolutionary movement that fought in the Salvadoran civil war during the '80s. These new Salvadoran friends told the artists their personal experience of those dramatic years. This documentary is a journey through their memories that will eventually influence and inspire Bastardilla's and Ericailcane's artistic vision.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Featurette

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