16_00 >>> 18_00
A young woman and a prisoner wish to express theirselves through their favourite media: writing for him, video for her.
Alla wants to become a ballet dancer very much. It is her another attempt to be admitted to the famous Russian Waganowa Ballet Academy in Sankt Petersburg. Entrance exams are extremely difficult for her. Alla needs to practice additionally to lengthen her legs since her proportions are not correct. 52% is an ideal ratio of legs to height.
In a hut on the side of a village surrounded by a chain of the Altai Mountains there lives a married couple totally rejected by the rest of the community.
GOD HAS A HARD TIME WITH US
In a small town in Eastern Bosnia a group of EUFOR soldiers are fighting with humanitarian problems.
18_00 >>> 20_00
Jean – Gabriel Periot_5min_FRANCE_2010
If politics were to come back, it could only be from its savage and disreputable fringe. Then, a muffled rumor shall arise whence that roar is heard: "We are scum! We are barbarian!" (Alain Brossat
THE DELICATE ART OF THE BLUDGEON
Jean – Gabriel Periot_4min_FRANCE_2010
About the policemens´ sensibility.
ZANZIBAR MUSICAL CLUB
Philippe Gasnier & Patrice Nezan_85min_FRANCE_2010
ZANZIBAR MUSICAL CLUB is an invitation to explore a millenary Muslim culture where traditions are transmitted through music; to go deep into a reality where music is the social link par excellence; to discover a world fed with Arabic tones, Latin rhythms, Indian melodies and African drums.
20_00 >>> 22_00
PLACE OF MEMORY: COMMUNAL SOCIAL HOUSINGS OF VIENNA
In February 1934, social housings in Vienna were a place of resistance against the fascism in Austria.
The film was made in 2008 on the borderline of a territory never recognised by international law, the former Republic of Serbian Krajina – which, following the „tree-trunk revolution“, was a hotspot in the war with Croatia (1991 – 1995).
GRANDPA AND GRANDMA
Documentary animation based on a life story of directors´ grandparents who were exiled to Siberia in 1948.
Shpakova Valentina Kirillovna is the only inhabitant of an abandoned Belarus village during New Year celebrations.
WE ARE NOT ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE
In 1996, a fir – shaped UFO landed on a Northern Estonian farmyard.
Evacuation of a peninsula in the forgotten landscape in the center of Budapest shot during 10 years.
Short documentary shot on the train from Zagreb (Croatia) to Ploce (Bosnia and Herzegovina).
22_00 >>> 24_00
Alessandro Negrini_60min_NORTHERN IRELAND_2009
Derry, Northern Ireland: A group of elderly musicians decides to get back together after 40 years trying to get catholics and protestants dancing together in their old dancehall.
Klara Trencsenyi & Vlad Naumescu_56min_ROMANIA_2009
Creative documentary that guides us to a remote Old Believers village in the Romanian Danube Delta – following the route of migrant birds.
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