AMAZONA
el Documental del mes November 2017

AMAZONA

Clare Weiskopf

2016 82 min.

Original Version with Catalan and Spanish subtitles

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    • Technical specs

        • Direction: Clare Weiskopf
        • Written by: Clare Weiskopf, Gustavo Vasco, Nicolas Van Hemelryck
        • Prodcer: Nicolas Van Hemelryck
        • Edit: Gustavo Vasco
        • Sound: Nicolas Van Hemelryck
        • Music: Camilo Sanabria
        • Not recommended for children under 7 years

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Sinopsi

What makes someone a good mother? Clare Weiskopf, the film’s director, was 11 when her mother run away to the Colombian jungle, leaving her and her younger brother behind. Thirty years later, Clare gets pregnant and decides to meet her mother to look for answers and heal wounds. She needs to find her own concept of what motherhood means.

A fascinating journey between mother and daughter through the Colombian Amazon, filled with conversations that fire sparks and leave us facing a moral dilemma around freedom and responsibility.

About direction (Clare Weiskopf)

Clare Weiskopf is a filmmaker and journalist focused on social issues, ranging from the armed conflict in Colombia and sexual violence as a weapon of war to the spread of cumbia music in Latin America and Europe. She has won the Simon Bolivar Colombian National Journalism Award twice and has also been selected for the IDFAcademy and Dok.Incubator. She recently directed two documentary series, 2012: Chronicles of the End of the World and Los Colores del Futbol. Amazona is her first feature-length documentary.

Awards & Festivals

  • Opening film, DocsBarcelona - Spain, 2017
  • Audience Award, FICCI - Colombia, 2017
  • Andriy Matrosov Award, Docudays UA - Ukraine, 2017
  • World Premiere, IDFA - Netherlands, 2016

Where

When

21/11/2017 (Tuesday)
19:30 Barcelona CASA ELIZALDEAMAZONA
23/11/2017 (Thursday)
18:15 Barcelona BALMES MULTICINESAMAZONA
19:30 Barcelona CENTRE CÍVIC FORT PIENCAMAZONA
20:00 Girona CENTRE CÍVIC SANTA EUGÈNIAAMAZONA
20:30 Tona SALA LA CANALAMAZONA
22:00 Portillo TEATRO CINE ÁLVARO DE LUNAAMAZONA
24/11/2017 (Friday)
18:30 Tarragona BIBLIOTECA PÚBLICA DE TARRAGONAAMAZONA
19:00 Rubí EL CELLER COOPERATIUAMAZONA
19:55 Sant Just Desvern ATENEU DE SANT JUSTAMAZONA
20:00 La Bisbal d'Empordà TEATRE MUNDIALAMAZONA
20:00 Sant Cugat del Vallès SALA D’ACTES DE LA CASA DE CULTURAAMAZONA
20:00 Santa Coloma de Gramenet BIBLIOTECA SINGUERLÍN – SALVADOR CABRÉAMAZONA
27/11/2017 (Monday)
20:00 Santa Cruz de La Palma TEATRO CHICOAMAZONA
20:30 Barcelona TEATRE DE SARRIÀAMAZONA
28/11/2017 (Tuesday)
19:00 Barcelona BIBLIOTECA VILAPICINA I LA TORRE LLOBETAAMAZONA
19:30 Tudela de Duero SALÓN DE PLENOS DEL AYUNTAMIENTOAMAZONA
19:55 Sevilla SEDE DEL CICUSAMAZONA
20:00 Los Llanos de Aridane - La Palma CASA DE LA CULTURAAMAZONA
20:00 Palma CINECIUTATAMAZONA
20:30 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria TEATRO GUINIGUADAAMAZONA
29/11/2017 (Wednesday)
18:30 Cornellà de Llobregat BIBLIOTECA CENTRAL DE CORNELLÀAMAZONA
19:25 Gijón CENTRO MUNICIPAL INTEGRADO ATENEO DE LA CALZADAAMAZONA
19:30 Maó BIBLIOTECA PÚBLICA DE MAÓAMAZONA
20:30 Puerto del Rosario - Fuerteventura AUDITORIO INSULAR PUERTO DEL ROSARIOAMAZONA
30/11/2017 (Thursday)
19:00 València ARAGÓ CINEMAAMAZONA
20:00 Sort CINEMA ELS TIL·LERS DE SORTAMAZONA
20:15 Monzón TEATRO VICTORIAAMAZONA
20:30 San Cristóbal de La Laguna - Tenerife MULTICINES TENERIFEAMAZONA
21:00 Viladecans ATRIUM TEATREAMAZONA