Category: Documentary Showcase

Storie del dormiveglia

Storie del dormiveglia Documentary showcase Directed by: Luca Magi Italia 2018. D.67’ July, 14th 2018 Arena Minerva 00.30am Synopsis Rostom is a night shelter for homeless people located on the outskirts of a big Italian city. In the dark of the night, the faces of the people who stay there for just one night and the …

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Not in my neighbourhood

Not in my neighbourhood Documentary showcase Directed by: Kurt Orderson Sud Africa 2018. D. 86’ July, 13th 2018 Arena Logoteta 11.00pm (European preview ) Synopsis Not in my Neigbourhood gives the account of citizens on the frontline of the struggle against the intersectional nature of Gentrification from three seemingly World Class Cities. The film explores the …

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Happy Today

Happy Today Documentary showcase Directed by: Giulio Tonincelli Italia 2017 D. 17’: 27’’ July, 13th 2018 Arena Logoteta 09.15pm Synopsis Patricia lives in Kalongo, a small remote village in Acholi land, Northern Uganda. In the shadow of Mount Oret, which dominates the landscape of the village, Patricia is learning each day to accompany new mothers through …

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’78 – Vai piano ma vinci

’78 – Vai piano ma vinci Documentary showcase Directed by:  Alice Filippi Italia 2017. D. 52’ July, 13th 2018 Arena Minerva 00.15am (Regional preview) Sinossi Pier Felice Filippi aveva ventitré anni quando, nel 1978, fu rapito dalla ’ndrangheta. Dopo settantotto giorni di prigionia riuscì a liberarsi, a fuggire e a far arrestare i suoi rapitori. …

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Visages, Villages

Visages, Villages Documentary showcase Directed by: Agnès Varda, JR Francia, 2017, D. 90’ July, 11th 2018 Arena Minerva 10.50pm Synopsis Three men tell their stories: their lives blew apart when they battered their partners but then they got scared and decided to try and change. Three perturbing stories of everyday life that explore our sentimental education …

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Ma l’amore c’entra?

Ma l’amore c’entra? Documentary showcase Directed by: Elisabetta Lodoli Italia 2017. D. 52’ July, 10th 2018 Arena Minerva 11.55pm (Regional preview)23 Synopsis Three men tell their stories: their lives blew apart when they battered their partners but then they got scared and decided to try and change. Three perturbing stories of everyday life that explore our …

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La Finestra Sul Porcile

La Finestra Sul Porcile Documentary showcase Directed by: Salvo Manzone Italia 2017 D. 52’. Sub. eng. July, 9th 2018 Arena Logoteta 9.40pm ( Regional Preview) Synopsis On returning to Palermo, the film director finds an illegal dump in front of his window. For him it becomes an obsession as for Jeff in Hitchcock’s Rear Window. Boredom …

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