Category: Mediterranean short film 2015

THE LAST EMBRACE

29 minutes, 2015 Director: Sergi PITARCH GARRIDO (Spain) Production: Ambra Projectes Culturals (Spain) A true story: a few years ago I bought a handbag in a local auction in Valencia. It cost me a euro. When I got it home, I found a several documents inside the bag. Among them, two letters dated 1946. Letters …

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REBELLE DE RAQQA

23 minutes, 2015 Direction : Claire BILLET (France) and Lyana SALEH (France) Production : France 24 (France) “Rebelle de Raqqa” is about Haya El Ali, alias Rezane, a 26 year old Syrian activist fighting the current regime. She received death threats for recording images of Raqqa being seized first by the Free Syrian Army, then …

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NODAS. LAUNEDDAS AL TEMPO DELLA CRISI

29 minutes, 2015 Réalisation : Umberto CAO (Italie) et Andrea MURA (Italie) Production : Associazione Culturale Iscandula (Italie) Dating back 3,000 years to the Nuragic civilization, the launeddas is a woodwind instrument played in Sardinia. Interest in launeddas fell away in the 1960’s and 70’s, but has grown recently with the internet giving the instrument …

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ALGÉRIE LA BATAILLE DE L’AVENIR

28 minutes, 2015 Réalisation : Nasser BAKHTI (Algeria, Swiss) Production : Troubadour Films (Swiss) Even after so many years of war, the Algerian people’s thirst for freedom is still intact. Many injustices are still present. The findings are staggering for this giant of Africa: 70% of young people are blighted by unemployment. Algerian youth are …

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