A New Cinema for a New Country 30min
Coverage of the uprising of the 19-20th December 2001 by ADOC, the Association of Documentary Makers of Argentina, and cut by Myriam Angueira and Fernando of Ojo Obrero.
Hinge of History 20 min
Made by Venteveo Video. also coverage of the 19th and 20th but more arty, focused on cool graffiti and mad shots of cops on horses, with a great soundtrack. This is a powerful film from the new resistance.
Beware the Bourgeois Bloc 14min
Made by Postworldindustries, a collection of folks from the Infernal Noise Brigade and Reclaim the Streets London. This funny short film contains great footage of soccer moms and businessmen attacking banks, ATMs and armored cars in the financial district of Buenos Aires.
Cacerolazo in the Rain and Piquetero, 10min.
two shorts by award winning non-profit video collective Bignoisefilms cut on the ground in Argentina shortly after the collapse and uprising.
Eye of the Storm 15min
Stylish documentary essay about the need for really independent news media. This documentary is an ode to Journalistic independence, to decentralized networks and their relationship to the alternative media. In particular, it examines the functioning of the Independent Media Center network and its special place in today's political climate in Argentina.
Clinton Street Cinema
2522 SE Clinton st.
Tuesday, May 27th at 8pm
$5.00 donation at the door