Transitions: ecovillages in Italy and Senegal
Vettor Pisani Centre what to expect: at 5.30 p.m. opening of doors and presentation of the book “Ritorno alle Origini” by Mario Cecchi at 6.30 p.m. documentary screening: ‘Theatre-forum among the ecovillages of Senegal’ by Alessandra Manzini followed by banquet and afrobeat music A meeting to reflect on the value system that guides successful ecological […]

VIFF Best Silent Film
26 Giugno Batteria Ca’Bianca ore 21 The Other Directors: Saman Hosseinpuor, Ako Zandkarimii, in Best Silent Film – India, 25 min. In a Kurdish village, a religious and traditional man after his wife death suspects her and he thinks his wife had a relationship with another man. This is one of the rare films that […]

VIFF Best Short Documentary
26 Giugno ore 21/23 Batteria Ca’bianca #VIFF #2020 Mountain, Priest, Son Director: John Seddon and Vaibhav Kaulin, in Best Short Documentary – India, 27 min. TRAILER The film simply shows the life of a small family that manages to maintain a deep sense of the sacred between natural disasters and the pressures of globalization. […]

Best doc On Human Rights
26 Giugno Batteria Ca’Bianca #VIFF #2020 #eventbrite Letter to my Mother Director: Amin Maher, in Best Short/doc On Human Rights – Germany, 20 min. TRAILER A son pushes at the bounds of his relationship with his mother as he unpicks the psychological consequences of the childhood sexual abuse he suffered. In a bold […]

VIFF Best Short doc On Women
26 Giugno 2020 ore 21 Batteria Ca’Bianca #VIFF #2020 Intense, Director: Shirin Sabour, in Best Short/doc On Women, Iran, 15 min. Nader`s house is to be demolished soon and his daughter is sick. Nader calls Najmeh(his sister) and asks her for help. Najmeh comes to his house but Nader is gone before he arrives and […]

VIFF Best Student Film
26 Giugno, Batteria Ca’Bianca Cadence of the Valley, Director: Rama Obeid, in Best Student Film – Jordan, 19 min TRAILER… Dawood, a Ney maker embarks on a spiritual journey after spending a dream-like day with a shepherd in the Jordanian valley. This story isn’t merely an encounter between a Ney maker and a shepherd, […]

VIFF Best Short Film: Entre deux eaux
26 Giugno ore 21/23 Batteria Ca’Bianca Entre deux eaux Director: Patrice Cordonnier, in Best Short Film – France, 28 min. TEASER: Catherine, a single woman, lands into the countryside of Marrakech in order to complete the purchase of a luxurious villa with a pool. But while viewing it, she suddenly changes her mind. When […]

VIFF 2020 Best Art Film: Making Men
26 Giugno ore 21/23 Batteria Ca’Bianca Making Men, Director: Antoine Panier, in Best Art Film – Belgium, 20 min TRAILER SU VIMEO Making Men examines the question of masculinity. This dance film zooms in on 4 individuals in the process of becoming men. As is expected, they proceed unquestioningly into manhood through various stages of […]

Venice Intercultural Film Festival
Venice Intercultural Film Festival 26/27  giugno 2020, ore 21-23 Batteria Ca’Bianca Angelo Emo We are a brand new, up and coming annual film festival held in the heart of Venice. We think cinema as an open-mind tool that can “illuminate” aspects of the human experience that we usually do not perceive. We intend to ensure […]