Feature, Current Events, History, Politics

ATALAKU

Synopsis: Atalaku offers an insider view into Congo’s historic 2011 presidential elections. Gaylor, a struggling pastor, has sold his services to the highest paying candidate. As Gaylor attempts to mobilize voters in Kinshasa’s gritty streets, filmmaker Dieudo Hamadi’s lens is in the fray, never missing a beat. The atmosphere is charged, and Gaylor comes face to […]

Feature, Arts, History, Religion

BACH EN MADRID

Synopsis: The orchestra and choir of La Capilla Real de Madrid, played the integral of J.S. Bach’s Cantatas and sacred works in Madrid churches during 8 years. This documentary follows them into the process. Trailer:  

Feature, Films, Completed, Environment, History, Nature, Society

BAOBABS BETWEEN LAND AND SEA

Synopsis: By their sheer size and original shapes, baobabs are among the most remarkable trees on the planet. Relatively unknown in Madagascar, these giants are currently threatened by deforestation. To study them, in the heart of their forests, Cyrille Cornu and Wilfrid Ramahafaly travel by pirogue, exploring 400 km of wild and isolated coastline in […]

Feature, History, Politics, Society

CELEBRATING LIFE IN UNION

Synopsis: Celebrating Life in Union is a story of human resilience, community, and brotherhood. It follows a group of former Cuban political prisoners through their memory of imprisonment and their half century fight against the aging Castro regime. Having developed a strong community for themselves that now crosses three generations, they struggle with the realization that […]

Feature, Current Events, History, Society

FISHERMEN’S CONVERSATIONS

Synopsis: Fishermen’s Conversations is a study of a Mediterranean island, a young woman’s ode to her deceased Grandfather and a portrait of a group of men struggling to keep traditional fishing alive in a rapidly changing landscape. Using minimum dialogue and narration, this partly fly-on-the-wall documentary laments the destruction caused by tourism in Croatia and the […]