a selection of five short documentary films
Sunday 26th April 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tickets: £4 / £2 Concessions WEEKEND FESTIVAL PASS £25
A selection of documentary films from submissions to this year’s festival
THE TIME MACHINE
Director Jan Bujinowski
Duration 26.00 minutes
From Poland, a film about a lonely 55 year old performing artist who lives in London. After years of no contact, his parents decide to visit him and go for a ride in his Time Machine.
Director Becky Beamer
Duration 13.08 minutes
From the United Arab Emirates, an experimental biography about a poet, Ahmad al Assam, who has lived his whole life in Ras Al Khaiman, UAE. This is a place that has inspired his writings on family, loss, love, and country.
A NEW LIGHT
Director Jacopo di Girolamo
Duration 13.11 minutes
A team of researchers from UWE, Bristol, explain the Pee Power technology – a revolutionary way of creating electricity and its application in Kisoro, Uganda and Mathare North, Nairobi, Kenya – and how it is improving lives in these communities.
ON THE MARGINS OF HISTORY
Director Mary McDonald
Duration 09.46 minutes
Poets Natasha Boskic and Mohamad Kebbewar came from countries Serbia and Syria that suffered similar fates. This film from Canada is witness to the destruction of ancient history, the displacement of people in Aleppo. It is witness to the breakdown of former Yugoslavia, culminating in the NATO bombing of Serbia.
MAN LOOKING AT A PUDDLE
Director Lucia Sellars
Duration 05.00 minutes
From the UK, a film about a self-taught, outsider artist.
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