Monthly Archives: September 2020
ART AT THE EDGE, 15min., USA, Documentary Directed by Madeline Weir Nicole, a Chilean interdisciplinary sound artist, explores of CERN, the largest lab in the world studying the breakdown of matter. A meditation on her journey in the unexpected union … Continue reading
NEXT STOP, 7min,. Portugal, Documentary Directed by Florence Weyne Robert In the heart of Lisbon, a small abandoned district, wedged between the Tagus and the railway, passes through two parallel movements. The end of the lives of a few lonely … Continue reading
SPACE TORAH, 24min., USA, Documentary Directed by Rob Cooper. Execuctive Producer Rachel Raz In 1996, NASA astronaut Dr. Jeff Hoffman brought a small Torah scroll on board Space Shuttle Columbia. On Shabbat, while orbiting Earth, he read from the book … Continue reading
THE PHOTOJOURNALISTS COVERING PANDEMIC LIFE IN ITALY, 8min., USA, Documentary Directed by Elettra Fiumi Several photographers capture the struggles—and the resilience—of Italy’s response to the covid-19 outbreak.
TORONTO UNDER QUARANTINE, 5min., Canada, Documentary Directed by Tina Chakrabarty Scenes in and around Toronto captured during the various phases of COVID-19 lockdown. The videos were captured over a span of 3 months starting from the complete lockdown where the … Continue reading
NINE, 8min., USA, Documentary Directed by Jane Musky A history of the one of the first Women’s Crew teams to petition for the right to organize in 1973, after the passage of TITLE 9. This is their story.
MOTHERLOVE, 3min., UK, Documentary Directed by Suzanne Phillips Five mums, all active members of the human rights organisation Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (FFLAG), explore their love for their LGBT children and their own journeys towards activism and … Continue reading
KIM, 8min., USA, Documentary Directed by Maria Vattimo Kimberly D. Landle is a professional ballerina based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After enduring an abusive relationship, Kimberly made it her mission to use her voice to raise awareness about domestic abuse. She … Continue reading
LIKE A WOMAN, 40min., USA, Documentary Directed by Gail Mooney Stories about women who are breaking barriers in traditionally male-dominated professions.
AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS: BEST FILM: ART AT THE EDGE BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: KIM BEST SOUND & MUSIC: NINE Theme of night: Female power. NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private. Watch the … Continue reading