TUESDAY - OCT 08
COMPETITIVE EXHIBITION - MUSEU CORREIOS
Opening - 10H
S1 - 15H
Brazil, Julia Zakia, 2019, 11`11
Planet Factory regards a singular hundred years hat factory that was completelyclosed and will be demolished. An old planet is being extinguished but a newone is being hatched. New inhabitants come to life.
India, Gaurav Puri, 2019, 20`14``
In recent years the Kolkata city (in India) has witnessed the collapse of bridges, Majerhat being the most recent. Set in the context of rapid urbanization, the film, titled “Abridged” examines the lives of various bridges, both over and under—how lives are organized around the bridge as a public space.
Germany, JörnStaeger, 2017, 14`03``
An experimental documentation about the current tendency of reconstruction in the German cities.
The Sea Swells
Islamic Republic of Iran, Amir Gholami, 2018, 16`15``
The War is surrounding an old man’s life who lives in middle of the Sea. (world without land)
S2 - 17H
La Mujer Nueva York
Chile, Martin Pizarro Veglia, 2018, 02`38``
After a lot of workand savings, Isidora (27) achieves her dream of traveling to New York, but shelikes the city so much that she begins to transform into it.
Lebanon, Lea Najjar , 2018, 07`14``
“Iris” is an attempt at resisting the expropriation of Beirut’s open coastline returning the sea back to the fishermen and the local habitants of the Ras Beirut district. Through architecture, it materializes the threshold condition between two very distinct, yet concomitant entities: the dense city and the open sea. Waves transform the kinematic structure into an experience of place and to harvest energy for the fishermen community.
Poland, Jeremi Skrodzki, 2018, 09`15``
A short documentary about a green enclave in the city center of Warsaw. Filmed on the 35mm tape.
Woodstock At Fifty: A Venue For The End Of The World
Australia, Aidan Prewett, 2019, 49`36``
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, this film features extended interviews with original Woodstock performers, crew and high-profile commentators. Woodstock At 50 centers around the late ‘60’s crossover of music and politics and includes unseen 8mm footage from the Woodstock festival. Featuring Woodstock organizers Chip Monck & John Morris, Michael Shrieve (Santana), Joe McDonald (Country Joe & the Fish), Ian Anderson (Jethro Tull), D.A. Pennebaker (Monterey Pop), Dick Cavett, and many others.
S3 - 19H
Brazil, Vitor Sawaf, 2018, 21`59``
The documentary deals with the construction of a new street cinema in Curitiba. Through interviews with the architects of the project, withthe professional responsible for the cinema equipment and, mainly, with the menwho work in the renovation, we seek a discussion about who to and from the space is due.
Central Bus Station
Czech Republic, Tomáš Elšík, 78`
The architects' plans for Central Bus Station to swallow visitors has turned into an endless maze of corridors. Once a gift to the citizens of Tel Aviv now serves to the immigrants. Yonathan has been a guide there for 17 years and is able to show the other side of the station's significance to those who walk with him. Yonathan knows that the purpose of going down to the building is to find not only himself, but also a society that harbours its values, protects its original traditions and wants to defend its home.