DOCSBARCELONA - International Documentary Film Festival

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Official Section

Fresh from the Lab

This is the main section of DocsBarcelona which offers a sampling of the most important and interesting recent documentary productions in the international scene.

Programmer: Tue Steen Müller, the Founder and Director of the EDN (European Documentary Network) between 1996 and 2005. A member of the Danish Film Board for over 20 years, he works as a freelance documentary film consultant and a lecturer at film schools all around the world.

EL HUASO [+]More information

Carlo Guillermo Proto

Gustavo is awaiting the results of the tests that will tell him whether or not he has Alzheimer´s. He seeks solace in his native land, Chile, where he plans to follow his dream: to take part in the Chilean rodeo as a huaso.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
02-02-2012 16:00 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with director
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *
05-02-2012 16:00 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with director
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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ITHEMBA (HOPE) [+]More information

Elinor Burkett & Errol Webber

A group of youths in Zimbabwe create a music band to claim their place in the world and overcome the stigma of disability.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
02-02-2012 20:15 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with directors
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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LA NUIT, ELLES DANSENT (AT NIGHT, THEY DANCE) [+]More information

Isabelle Lavigne & Stéphane Thibault

Cairo. Belly dancing. A chaotic world of women who are there to gratify and entertain, and who battle with themselves and each other to survive.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
02-02-2012 20:00 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *
03-02-2012 18:00 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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PHNOM PENH LULLABY [+]More information

Pawel Kloc

Saran and Ilan are an odd couple from Phnom Penh, Cambodia. An intimate and poignant portrait of an unhappy family that is forced to live at the fringes of society.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
03-02-2012 16:00 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with director
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *
04-02-2012 16:30 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with director
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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THE COLLABORATOR AND HIS FAMILY (RECHOKIM) [+]More information

Ruthie Shatz & Adi Barash

A story of espionage about a Palestinian family whose father has been collaborating ideologically with the Israeli security services for twenty years.

Sessions
Date Time Venue Language tickets
03-02-2012 19:45 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with directors
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *
04-02-2012 22:00 Cinemes Renoir Floridablanca
Q&A with director
VOS Cat / VOS Eng *

(*) Tickets only in box office

(**) Free Admission

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