Florence November 30th – December 7th 2013

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DOC AT WORK - Selected projects


The Festival dei Popoli, starting from this coming 54th edition, is expanding its inventory with a new space called Doc at Work - open to everyone who is interested in deepen the knowledge of documentary cinema. Meetings, Workshops, "Panorama in Cantiere", presentations of books and DVDs, debates with authors and guests of the festival will be part of a program that aims at creating a laboratory for new ideas and projects concerning documentary cinema as a language for the contemporary world.

From 4th to the 7th December 2013 Doc at Work will host an Industry Event (access is restricted to professionals) during which film projects at their early stage (Pitching Forum), or rough cuts (Rough Cut Presentations) will be presented to international commissioning editors, buyers and film professionals.

Fabio Mancini - Rai / Doc 3 (IT)
Jean-Emmanuel Casalta - France Télévision (FR)
Luciano Rigolini - ARTE France / La Lucarne (FR)
Silvana Bezzola - Radiotelevisione Svizzera Italiana (CH)
Isabelle Mestre-Casadesus - Arte France / Art&culture (FR)
Artur Liebhart - Against gravity (PL)
Stefan Kloos - Rise'n'shine (DE)
Yung Kha - Dogwoof (UK)
Robert Tomic Zuber - Croatian TV HRT (HR)
Luca Legnani - The space Cinemas (IT)
Fabrizio Grosoli - Officine Ubu (IT)
Guido Casali - Sky Arte (IT)
Luca Macciocca - Rai Due (IT)

Selected Projects:
Back to Gurun, by Adrineh Gregorian (Armenia, Turkey)
Banks, by Irene Dionisio (Italy, France)
I Am from Novogorsk, by Marta Prus (Poland)
Just Kids, by Tamar Tal (Israel)
Karab, by Paola Piacenza and Stella Morgana (Italy)
Leave, by Zheng Yi (China)
Rainbow Farm, by JP Sniadecki (USA)
Spira Mirabilis, by Martina Parenti and Massimo D'Anolfi (Italy)
The Perfect Circle, by Claudia Tosi (Italy)
Urwälder, by Nina Bendzko (Spain, Colombia)

Aunty, by Manu Gerosa (Italy)
Dancing with Maria, by Ivan Gergolet (Italy, Argentina)
Lika, by Katarina Zrinka Matijević Veličan (Croatia)
Mr Gaga, by Tomer Heymann (Israel)
Nakhino, by Sami Mustafa (Kosovo, France)
Nermina's World, by Vittoria Fiumi (Italy, Germany, Switzerland)
Pirates of Salé, by Merieme Addou and Rosa Rogers (UK, Morocco)
Wedding, by Mohammedreza Farzad (Iran)

The event is organized by Festival dei Popoli with the support of the Regione Toscana (Tuscan Region) and FST - Fondazione Sistema Toscana.

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