INFO • COVID-19

AGATHA • 2020

DIRECTOR: Julián De La Chica

COUNTRY: USA

RUNTIME: '45

 

SYNOPSIS: Carlos is fascinated by Próspero's life. When he comes home from Bushwick high from the drugs after the parties, he composes songs and imagines Próspero's life.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Featurette

FEATURETTE

CORONA FIRE • 2020

DIRECTOR: Fito Ridao

COUNTRY: Spain

RUNTIME: '31

 

SYNOPSIS: Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is hitting the world hard and it is because it is a very contagious disease, it spreads like fire. Moreover, people do not realise how contagious it is and the consequences of carrying it.

This mockumentary explores the contagion of the disease while portraying a very charismatic character, Víctor, that disobeys the State of Alarm to do what he likes most in the world, that is to burn stuff.

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Featurette

ISLAM DE CUBA • 2020

DIRECTOR: Marzia Rumi

COUNTRY: Italy

RUNTIME: '56

 

SYNOPSIS: Abdul, Chaana and Ahmed are some of the thousands of cubans who decided to convert themselves to Islam. Observing their daily life, work, prayer and family, it emerges the spiritual and social dimensions of three lives. Their choice represents not only an existential redemption, but also an opportunity to share a common space of worship like the Old Havana Mosque, created four years ago by Saudi Arabia and attended by the whole muslim community. 

 

NOMINATIONS:
• Best Featurette