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Film Awards

 

We celebrated videodance, documentary and animation, with the announcement of awards for the 14th Edition of the InShadow Festival. Of the approximately 500 applications in the different, 86 films were selected for international competitions. The InShadow juries - Documentary, Official, Schools, Audience, Emerging and Animation - were tasked with awarding 10 films in the various categories.

Fresh oranges into the ocean
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Fresh oranges into the ocean | Silvia Giordano, Nuanda Sheridan (IT)

While merging and intertwining with nature, three young girls create a metaphorical and visionary narrative of their present condition and their projections towards the future.

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Why We Fight? | Alain Platel, Mirjam Devriendt (BE)

When we’re out of words, the body takes over. How do you deal with fear, frustration and disappointment in today's world, where you feel unheard or misunderstood?

The Statue
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The Statue | Mohsen Salehi Fard (IL)

The sculptor struggles a lot every day to create a new sculpture. And the sculpture that loses its freedom when it takes shape.

Reminiscences
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Réminiscences | Virginie Brunelle (CA)

Three stories overlap to tell the memory; what remains of the nostalgic feelings of their union. The choreographies sublimate the cracks that human experience generates and which settle in us like so many emotional vestiges.

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Container | Rebecca Aneloski (EUA)

Began as an effort to continue creating art when live performances were not possible, uniting otherwise isolated artists to work together during a global pandemic. 

Battle of Fishes
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Battle Of Fishes | Ioanna Paraskevopoulou (GR)

Six female bodies are suspended in space. They meet and touch, dancing with light movements. Stop motion creates the illusion of the bodies' oscillation in the air, in an attempt to capture deviation and resistance to gravity.

Cartografia
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Cartography in three movements | 

Mário Jerónimo Negrão (PT)

 

This piece features emotions, experiences over time between the past and the present, through the city's historic places and meeting points.

On Mending
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On Mending | Shawn Fitzgerald Ahern,

Emilie Louise Leriche (IT)

A reflection on the beauty and inevitability of impermanence, is a short film that follows a community’s attempt to process overwhelming loss.

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Flower in a Shell | Floriane De Gracia,

Alexis Braun (FR)

There is perhaps no stranger animal than the woman, a creature whose delicate nature evokes that of a flower. Let us take a closer look at how it blossoms: here we see a woman in its shell.

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Paralaxe | Pedro Tiago (PT)

A multidisciplinary choreography that defies gravity while engaging in a perfect union with the melody that marks the growing rhythm and the contagious emotion.

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