OFFICIAL SELECTION (11th Edition)

December 18, 2020

Waiting for the Sea 
Directed by: George Itzhak
 
Category: Documentary, Short
Year & Country: 2020, United States
Duration: 25 min
 
Synopsis: Music can emerge in the most unexpected places, like the arid shores of the dried-up Aral Sea in Uzbekistan. Can an electronic music festival held in this remote and unforgiving place inspire a creative renaissance - and shine an international spotlight on a little-known environmental disaster?
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Violins of Hope Louisville 
Directed by: Michael Fitzer
 
Category: Documentary
Year & Country: 2019, United States
Duration: 27 min
 
Synopsis: Violins of Hope is a collection of instruments that survived the Holocaust. This film covers the exhibit's visit to Louisville, Kentucky in an effort to facilitate a citywide dialogue about music, art, social justice and free expression.
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The Khe Sanh Peace Garden 
Directed by: Tinh Mahoney
 
Category: Documentary
Year & Country: 2020, Vietnam
Duration: 26 min
 
Synopsis: A touching and hopeful film about a medevac helicopter pilot who found peace within himself and with his mortal enemies when he tries to build a peace garden at the Khe Sanh Combat Base where he stationed during the Viet Nam war.
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And Tomorrow, The Storm 
Directed by: Danyk Grenier
 
Category: Documentary, Student, Short
Year & Country: 2019, Canada
Duration: 12 min
 
Synopsis: In a little village, snow removers are working against an overwhelming snowstorm. During the night, relationships reveal themselves, and we discover a tightly knit family.
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Stephen Ridley | The Life Of An Artist
Directed by: Dmitry Gubin
 
Category: Documentary
Year & Country: 2019, Russian Federation
Duration: 8 min
 
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