DocumentaMadrid and Casa de América will be hosting a special guest, the renowned Brazilian filmmaker João Moreira Salles. On April 25th at the French Institute, Agnès Varda will present her latest work Faces, Places as part of the activities leading up to DocumentaMadrid.
DocumentaMadrid announces the films selected to its National Competitive Section, the six projects that will participate in the Forum Final Cut and also reveals the program of the new film cicle "From the Feminine".
The renowned American filmmaker Ross McElwee will visit Madrid for the 15th edition of DocumentaMadrid. Filmoteca Española will host both this full retrospective with a dozen titles and the Master Class entitled "Sherman's Redux - A Work in Progress".
DocumentaMadrid announces some of the films to be included in its National and International Competitive Section, including the latest works of Johan Grimonprez, Jean-Gabriel Périot and Carolina Astudillo.
From May 4th through 6th will take place the seminar "Pedagogical practices in the creative process, ways of passing on the art of filmmaking", which will bring together such international specialists as French film critic Alain Bergala and documentary filmmaker Vincent Carelli.
From March 22 to 25, DocumentaMadrid and the Cineteca Madrid are paying tribute to the director Eugenio Polgovsky with a special program of the young Mexican filmmaker's work following his death last August.