THE MEDELLIN NOTEBOOKS

COLOMBIA  •  75′ a movie by CATALINA VILLAR Medellin, too well know as the cartel’s city. An unbelievable level of violence. The suffering of the peasants chased off their lands, eaten away by war, overpopulation, unemployment. The first victims of this violence are the young children and the adolescents. Surviving is managed by trying to cling[…]

SOUTH AFRICAN CHRONICLES

SOUTH AFRICA a film by the VARAN WORKSHOP OF JOHANNESBURG Réalisées par 12 jeunes cinéastes Sud-Africains, ces chroniques nous offrent un regard unique sur la violence quotidienne du régime de l’Apartheid dans les différentes communautés qui sont accessibles à chacun d’eux. Le simple rapprochement de ces chroniques et de ces espaces est explosif. Les images parlent. FESTIVALS GRAND PRIX[…]

VOYAGES, VOYAGES: “SCOTLAND”

GREAT-BRITAIN a movie by JEAN LOïC PORTRON “Voyages” in the Highlands. Jean-Loïc Portron’s travelogue describes the highlands of Sutherland, the harshness of the soil and the Lord’s violence. In the moors, people hunt grouse; in the villages they play football; on the Isle of Mull, there’s a theater. In the Highlands, people love stories so much[…]