Between October 18th to 28th, for the 16th time, Lisbon features its documentary film festival Doc Lisboa".

The film festival has become a cultural reference for the city. The whole world is represented along the festival among its competitive sections, which will exhibit the best recent documentaries as well as Heart Beat, Da Terra à Lua, Riscos e Verdes Anos, which put the spotlight on young Portuguese directors.

The festival also includes a look back to Luis Opina, one of the most acclaimed names in the Colombian cinema.

Under the theme  “Navegar o Eufrates, Viajar no Tempo do Mundo”, this festival will examine the complexity of this area, which has been devastated by a number of clashes, in films produced before the contemporary wars.

From 18th to 28th October at various locations: Culturgest, Cinema de São Jorge, Cinema Ideal and Cinemateca Portuguesa – Museu do Cinema.

 

More information here.

 

 

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