Category: Mediterranean Art Heritage and Cultures 2018

THREE THRESHOLDS: BIRTH-MARRIAGE-DEATH

61 minutes, 2017 Director : Asuman ATAKUL FIRTINA (Turkey) Production : TRT Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (Turkey) Birth, marriage and death are three stages of life which every community in the world celebrates. Rites organised according to specific cultural codes mean the individual feels part of a group at the important moments of his …

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LES ULYSSES DU 21ÈME SIÈCLE

(21st Century Ulysses) 71 minutes, 2017 Director : Lidia Peralta GARCIA Production : Producciones Damira Morocco is the country with one of the highest rates of emigration in the world. An estimated three million Moroccans live in other countries. Since the first internal migrations in the 1950’s from rural areas to the towns, post-independence Moroccan …

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HISTOIRES D’ISRAEL

(Stories about Israel) 53 minutes, 2017 Direction : William KAREL and Blanche FINGER (France) Production : Roche Productions, Arte (France) 70 years after the Hebrew State was created, ten emblematic Israeli writers (including Amos Oz, David Grossman, Avraham B. Yehoshua) draw up a “state of the nation”: its values, its fears, its contradictions. The writers …

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AU DELÀ DE L’OBJECTIF : LACROIX, DALI

(Beyond the lens: Lacroix, Dalí) 56 minutes, 2018 Director : Céline FORMENTIN (France) and Antonio PEREZ MOLERO (Spain) Production : Inicia Films, Corporació Catalana de Mitjans Audiovisuals (Spain) On August 8th 1970 Marc and Thérèse Lacroix, a couple of photographers, were celebrating their wedding anniversary in Cadaqués. A chance meeting with the painter Salvador Dalì …

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