Carolee, Barbara and Gunvor
09', United States, 2018
A film for three women. Lynne Sachs sews three portraits together, for three pioneer artists of experimental filmmaking, paying an intimate and simple tribute to Carolee Schneemann, Barbara Hammer and Gunvor Nelson. Lynne’s camera – extremely close – opens up for the views of the artists, incorporating their gestures so they can merge with (…)
5', Belgium, 2017
A grave, A sad grandma, A confused little girl, Three mourners who will tell her everything.
Contrasts – Impressions of Israel
10', Brasil, 2018
A journey between lull and chaos, inspired by sketchbooks testimonies. On a trip to Israel started in 2014, Jackson Abacatu puts into his drawings some scenes that reveal good, bad, calm, chaotic and unique moments of real life.
Curled to the Root
23', Viçosa - MG, 2017
Black women discuss different forms of physical and symbolic violence that racism imposes daily against their bodies. Testimonies expose desires, dreams, frustrations, traumas and confrontations, while recollecting experiences from childhood to adulthood, thus building up an act of political emancipation in face of a society plagued by racial and gender inequality. (Siomara Faria)
22', Brasil, 2015
Lucas is a young black man who was adopted as a baby by an upper middle class white family. Now, entering his adult life, he is faced with daily conflicts that challenge his identity and his origins.
5', Rio de Janeiro, 2017
Making use of a poetic language, Crossing focuses on the search for photographic records of black families and assumes a critical and affirmative attitude in face of the mere absence and stigmatization of black representativeness
23', Brasil, 2016
In Brazil, 2029, poor, Black and favela children are marked with an ankle bracelet at birth and have their lives monitored since it’s assumed that sooner or later they will join crime. Chico is one of those kids. On his birthday, a law authorizing the arrest of these minors is (…)