26th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Masterclass: Roberto Minervini

Masterclass: Roberto Minervini

director: Roberto Minervini
original title: Masterclass: Roberto Minervini
running time: 90 min.

synopsis

Director Roberto Minervini, originally from Italy, currently lives in the United States, where he explores American rural life and the fringes of southern society. In his work, he attempts to reveal the truth through the dramatization of reality and blurring the boundaries between documentary and feature film, between reality and narrative fiction. Minervini's films function as intimate portraits of individuals, as well as sociological studies in which he often focuses on economic injustice, racism and dysfunctional family relationships. He creates his films out of personal need and at the same time perceives them as a political project that helps him understand life in American society.

 

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director: Roberto Minervini
Ministerstvo kultury
Fond kinematografie
Město Jihlava
Kraj Vysočina
Česká televize
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