Tag: mediterranean reportage

GURS, HISTOIRE ET MÉMOIRE

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(Gurs, History and Memory) 56 minutes, 2018 Director: Verónica SÁENZ GIMENEZ (Spain) Production: Fernando YARZA, Anabel BELTRÁN, Asociación Fénix Aragón (Spain)   Gurs is more than a place. Located in France at the foot of the Pyrenees, near the town of Oloron- Sainte-Marie, this refugee camp was built for people fleeing Spain (Spanish Republicans, International …

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FRIENDS FOES

51 minutes, 2017 Director : Sead KRESEVLJAKOVIC and Emir ZUMBUL KAPETANOVIC (Bosnia) Production : Al Jazeera Balkans, Alhemija Film (Bosnia) Dane and Daut faced each other in the 1990’s during the war in Bosnia. Both were on the front line during the Bosnian Serb army’s attack on a Bosnian village near Srebrenica. Daut fired at …

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MARE NOSTRO

55 minutes, 2016 Director: Andrea GADALETA CALDAROLA (Italy) Production: Andrea GADALETA CALDAROLA, Rosanna RIZZI (Italy) Molfetta, a town in southern Italy, overlooking the Adriatic Sea. Here the sea is not just a background for the tourist postcards – over the centuries the sea has shaped the town’s social ecosystem and economy through fishing and maritime …

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L’HÉRITAGE DE FRANCO, LES ENFANTS VOLÉS D’ESPAGNE

70 minutes, 2016 Director: Inga BREMER (Germany) Production: Soilfilms, BR Bayerischer Rundfunk, Arte (Germany) How can a person construct her life when she has been robbed of her identity and her past? At the death of her adopted father, Alicia discovered she was sold at birth by her biological mother. She appealed to a police …

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LES ANNÉES DE PLOMB, UNE TRAGÉDIE ITALIENNE

53 minutes, 2016 Director: Nicolas GLIMOIS (France) Production: Sunset Presse, with support from France Télévisions (France) From the late 1960’s to the 1980’s, Italy was plagued with social unrest, massacres, assassinations and kidnappings. It was a time of extremism, both right-wing and left-wing, unhealthy acquaintances, gnawing suspicions of criminal complicity – possibly initiated by certain …

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ALGER, LA MECQUE DES RÉVOLUTIONNAIRES

56 minutes, 2016 Director: Ben SALAMA (France) Production: Electron Libre Productions, Version Originale, Arte France (France) From the early 1960’s to the mid-1970’s, independent Algeria provided significant support to anti-colonial movements and revolutionaries around the world. Successive presidents, Ahmed Ben Bella then Houari Boumedienne, made Algiers a place of welcome for those fighting against colonial …

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