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23rd Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Chasing Coral

director: Jeff Orlowski
original title: Chasing Coral
country: United States
year: 2017
running time: 6 min.

synopsis

Coral reefs are disappearing from the world at an unprecedented rate. An exploration of life under the surface of the ocean thanks to a team of scientists, cameramen, and divers is accompanied by the researchers’ narrative, documenting the heretofore unseen changes in the oceans, revealing their worlds and ways of life and extinction.

other films in the section

The Sun Ladies
A strong testimony about how Yazidis live and why they fight. Their unit came together after the Islamic State attacked a Yazidic settlement in Sinyar, massacred all the men, and abducted the women and children as sexual slaves. These brave women formed a combat unit called the Sun Ladies.

The Sun Ladies

Maria Bello, Christian Stephen, Celine Tricart
United States / 2017 / 7 min.
section: Virtual Reality
The Bridge
A visual reconstruction of a 40,000 km run around the world, in which watercolors depict a system of bridges surrounded by the echoes of figures wandering through forest, oil fields, and oceans, through changing natural and industrial landscapes.

The Bridge

Nikita Shalenny
Denmark, Ukraine / 2017 / 9 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Each Branch Determined
A timeless reflection on caring for the environment based on the depictions of approaches to restoring and managing land and natural resources, set 150 years in an post-apocalyptic future in which various ethnic groups in the state of New Mexico work together to care for their region as well as the social and cultural background of their community.

Each Branch Determined

Postcommodity
United States / 2017 / 6 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Dinner Party
A hybrid narrative approach tells the true story of Betty and Barney Hill, a mixed-race couple, who reported the first known case of abduction by a UFO in 1961. They recount the supernatural events during a dinner with friends, telling the story while under hypnosis. 

Dinner Party

Angel Manuel Soto
United States / 2017 / 13 min.
section: Virtual Reality
BEING AN ASTRONAUT, PART 1
At the training center in Houston, astronauts are tested on how they will enter space. Together with a guide, a French astronaut, the viewer experiences training for a spacewalk, centrifuge simulations, and leaving the vehicle.

BEING AN ASTRONAUT, PART 1

Pierre-Emmanuel Le Goff, Jürgen Hansen
Germany, France / 2018 / 15 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Iceman VR
Ötzi the Iceman is the most famous mummy in the world - 5300 years old. A look at the Neolithic period and, using scientifically verified reconstructions, how Ötzi most likely lived and what difficulties he met with in his life. 

Iceman VR

Eric Benz, Jan Krueger
Germany / 2017 / 6 min.
section: Virtual Reality
HanaHana
A metaphorical journey through the physical awareness of your own body and its environment. In a post-apocalyptic-looking world, anthropomorphic fragments and clusters of molecules move through the physical landscape in which structures can replicate, returning to the existential question of what of the "I" remains.    Projekce se koná za podpory Swiss Art Council Pro Helvetia.

HanaHana

Naëm Baron, Melodie Mousset
Switzerland / 2016
section: Virtual Reality
The Argos file
A combination of various narrative techniques portrays the world as it might look in 2029, when Argos builds personalized realities using neural technologies, and nearly a third of Earth’s population is addicted to uploading and sharing their memories – somehow very similar to today’s reality. 

The Argos file

Josema Roig
United States / 2016 / 4 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Borderline
Based on actual events and memories, the viewer follows the considerations and dilemmas of a young Israeli soldier Abraham, a native Ethiopian Jew, guarding the border in the middle of the desert.

Borderline

Assaf Machnes
United Kingdom, Israel / 2018 / 9 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Between Petrov and Vodkin
The first part of the Cultural Revolution trilogy deals with the events of 1912 in Russia. The painter’s works spills out of their frames and become part of events at the time. Through significant moments of cultural life during pre-Revolutionary Russia, significant historical moments are also shown. 

Between Petrov and Vodkin

Denis Semionov, Natalia Severina
Russia / 2017 / 3 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Proxima
A spatio-temporal loop immerses viewers into a potential infinity. Echoes of Charles Baudelaire’s poem “The Abyss” urge viewers on an imaginatively rendered journey, but these are only traces of images in the depths of darkness.

Proxima

Mathieu Pradat
France / 2017 / 8 min.
section: Virtual Reality
Deep Bolivia
An anthropological narrative follows the life and work routines, architecture, rituals, and various aspects of social life in Bolivia. 

Deep Bolivia

José Celestino Campusano
Bolivia, Argentina / 2018 / 7 min.
section: Virtual Reality
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