INFO • COVID-19

ON THE FRONT LINE • 2020

DIRECTOR: Matteo Balsamo, Francesco Del Grosso

COUNTRY: Italy

RUNTIME: '85

 

SYNOPSIS: The front line told through the lens of fourteen photojournalists, who with their shots showed the hell, the horrors, the suffering and the indelible scars of war. The voices, photographs and memories of men and women become the stages of a physical and emotional journey between past and present. Because the front line is not only where bombs are shot and dropped, but everywhere you "fight" daily for survival.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

FEATURE DOCS

LIFE WITH WILLIAMS • 2019

DIRECTOR: Emanuel Munteanu

COUNTRY: Spain

RUNTIME: '70

 

SYNOPSIS: "Life with Williams" will teach us Ana's daily life, her friends, family, work, volunteering, apart from the intervention of specialists such as psychologists, music therapy professionals, geneticist Pérez Jurado, etcetera. Williams-Beuren syndrome is caused by a loss of genetic material on chromosome 7. It is characterized by typical facial features, disability mild or moderate intellectual, hypercalcemia and 75% have narrowing (stenosis) in some vessels. This syndrome is suffered by 1 in every 7,500 newborns.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc

AWLAD • 2020

DIRECTOR: Ane Irazabal Elkorobarrutia, Cosimo Caridi

COUNTRY: Spain

RUNTIME: '65

 

SYNOPSIS: A quarter of the global population of school age live in war zones or disaster areas. Fewer than one in four under age refugees attends secondary school. Only one in twenty enrolls for university. Less than two per cent of global humanitarian aid is spent on education. AWLAD is the story of four refugee children in four different countries and describes their daily struggle to obtain formal education.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Feature Doc