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 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 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 […]