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  • Premio Sole Luna Gelsomino Migrante_Foto di Daniele Barresi

    Submissions for the 2019 Sole Luna Doc Film Festival now open

    The 14th edition of Sole Luna Doc Film Festival is now open for submission. The international documentary film festival will be held in Palermo from July 1st to 7th 2019, in the suggestive setting of the monumental complex of Santa Maria dello Spasimo. The documentaries will be selected among the films from all over the world that will be submitted filling in the entry […]

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    Winners of Sole Luna Doc Film Festival – Treviso 2018

    SOUNDRIVEMOTION AWARD Raghu Rai. An unframed portrait Regia | Director: Avani Rai Fotografia | Photography: Avani Rai Montaggio | Editing: Menno Boerema Produzione | Production: Iikka Vehkalahti India, Finlandia, Norvegia, 2017, 55′ The grammar of this film soundtrack is rigorous, poetic and sober. The stylistic choice of holding two different registers was appreciated: one to […]

  • Premio Sole Luna Gelsomino Migrante_Foto di Daniele Barresi

    All the winners of Sole Luna Doc Film Festival 2018

    SOLE LUNA AWARDS / GIURIA INTERNAZIONALE Best Documentary Strike a Rock, Aliki Saragas STRIKE A ROCK is the extraordinary example of a “revolution” that can start not only from young people but from two grand-mothers. A powerful and inspiring fight for Justice with every means they have. They are persistent and they still keep trying, […]

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    The winners of the Doc Section of the Milan Human Rights Festival 2018

    For the third edition of Human Rights Festival we presented 8 documentaries selected by the president of SLDFF, Lucia Gotti Venturato and by the artistic directors Chiara Andrich and Andrea Mura, young but already successful filmmakers, graduated at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in Palermo. JURY AWARD winner Invisible Frontier, by Nicolás Richat & Nico […]

  • Cattura

    Sole Luna and The Instituto Cervantes of Palermo

    Film showcase “Roots and wings” by Sole Luna Doc Film Festival. The ability to have aspirations is the hallmark of human beings, always hanging between “roots” and “wings”. Daily stories of young people from different corners of the world to tell the present and build a future. Free entrance Wednesday February 21st Instituto Cervantes Palermo, […]

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    #elgoogo project – Prisons sisters

    Synopsis Prison Sisters takes us through the journey of two young women who have been released from prison in Afghanistan. Sara’s uncle has planned to kill her in an attempt to save his honour in their small village. Fearing for her life Sara escapes to Sweden, but Najibeh stays behind. While Sara struggles with her […]

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    #elgoogo project – Interviewing the criminologist Arije Antinori

    1. From a criminologist point of view, what is your opinion/ insight on online hate speech? From a criminological perspective it is a serious problem because it can self- legitimate, motivate, inspire and trigger vulnerable people to be violent against the ‘Other’ who is considered as a ‘foreign object’ and is then rejected, attacked and […]

  • I sign I live

    #elgoogo project -I sign, I live

    Synposis: Jascha is a deaf art student who does not care much about the hearing world, but he can not even avoid it if he wants to fulfill his ambitions. This makes him an insecure and rebellious person. Armed with a video camera, he visits the only European retirement home for deaf people to get […]