Monthly Archives: October 2020

HIGHLIGHTS – OCTOBER 2020 DOCUMENTARY Short Film Festival

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS: BEST FILM: BREATHE, NOLAN, BREATH BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: CONFESSIONS OF A RUNNER BEST SOUND & MUSIC: TRIPLETS Theme of night: Death and Rebirth NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Frédérique Buck (AT NIGHT, I DREAM)

Frédérique Buck is a journalist and filmmaker living in Luxembourg, Europe. She preferably works on social or political themes. “At Night, I dream” is her second documentary after “Grand H” http://www.grandh.net.She is now on the pre-production of You Kai, a … Continue reading

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Short Film: AT NIGHT, I DREAM, 17min., Luxembourg, Documentary

Entirely shot in the elevator of a retirement home, “At Night, I dream”, is a documentary about tender encounters with fellow human beings. A tale about age, aging, loss, love, longing, mourning and the power of human connection.“La Nuit, je … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Ilona Szekeres (HAMDA)

Ilona Szekeres is a documentary filmmaker from Hungary who just finished her Film and New Media studies at New York University Abu Dhabi. She completed NYU Tisch’s Havana Documentary Video Production program and took advanced documentary coursework at NYU Tisch … Continue reading

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Short Film: HAMDA, 13min., Hungary, Documentary

Formula 1 is one of the few sports in the world that allows women to line up and compete against men. The film follows the story of Hamda, a 17 year old strong and determined young Emirati Formula 4 race … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Tom Tanquary (HAND DRAWN LIFE)

Tom Tanquary has worked in documentary, journalism, and reality-based programing for over 40 years. The last 25 years, as a freelance DP and director, he has worked primarily for NBC News and the show Dateline. Director Statement This project was … Continue reading

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Feature Film Documentary: HAND DRAWN LIFE, 88min., USA

The history and influence of newspaper comic strips. Project Links  Website  Facebook  Twitter  Instagram Project Type: Documentary Genres: History, Arts, Comics Runtime: 1 hour 28 minutes 30 seconds Completion Date: October 15, 2019 Production Budget: 80,000 USD Country of Origin: … Continue reading

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