Category: heritage and cultures 2014

THE VENICE SYNDROME

THE VENICE SYNDROME 52 minutes, 2012 Director : Andreas PICHLER (Italy) Production : Filmtank (Germany), Golden Girls Filmproduktion (Austria), Miramonte Film (Italy) ___ Portrait of Venice, one of the most visited cities in the world. Marked by the erosion of its infrastructure, but also by tremendous architectural, economic and social problems, the city of the …

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ELECTRO CHAABI

77 minutes, 2013 Directior : Hind MEDDEB (France, Tunisia) Production : IPS (France), Studio Masr (Egypt) ___ In the slums of Cairo, young people dance to electro chaabi, a new music blending folk song, electro beats and freestyles chanted as rap. The idea is to merge the sounds and styles in a chaotic manner. A …

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DÉSÉQUILIBRE

54 minutes, 2013 Direction : Julien GAERTNER (France) Production : Jem Productions (France), France Télévisions (France), 2M (Maroc) ___ Like all his family, Younes was born an acrobat. Today the head of Tangier’s Groupe Acrobatique, he prepares a new show, “Azimut”, with the stage director Aurélien Bory. But between his family life in the Tangiers …

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CHILDREN OF FLAMENCO

66 minutes, 2013 Direction : Katerina HAGER (Czech Republic) Production : Bohemian Productions (Czech Republic) ___ Amós and Abraham are two child prodigies of contemporary Spanish flamenco. The documentary is about these two boys: Amós is a virtuoso guitarist from Salamanca who performs around the world and composes his own music; Abraham is a singer …

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