documentaries
 
 

 

 
INTO THE BLUE- 63'
Directed by Pere Herms
Script, photography and editing: Pere Herms
Executive producer TVC: Jordi Ambròs
© 2011, Abyssinia Films, Televisió de Catalunya
 
Storyline: A filmed diary of a traveler-filmmaker who tramps on his own through Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, sculpturing images of his own loneliness and his personal sensation of freedom. In an essay-like composition the film rotates on two axes - Mankind and Nature and the relationship between them.
 
alcances ficma
 
 
 
aa ONE LAND, ONE LIFE - 59'
Directed by Marina Sans and Pere Herms
Executive producer: Francisco Vargas
Executive producer TVC: Jordi Ambròs
© 2008, Cinema i Televisió, Abyssinia Films, Televisió de Catalunya
 
Storyline: This documentary describes the fight of a group of over 1000 landless peasant families who have been living in makeshift camps for over five years in the middle of nowhere in Mato Grosso, waiting for the Brazilian justice to grant them the ownership of a ''fazenda'' (rural estate)
 
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FICMA ALCANCES DOCUPOLIS
 
 
 
norró NORRÓ, A STORY OF FEMALE CIRCUMCISION- 56'
Directed by Marcel Brau and Pere Herms
Script, photography and editing: Pere Herms
Assistant to director: Marina Sans
© 2006, Abyssinia Films, Danakil Produccions
 
Storyline: This documentary tells the story of Norró and Nohode, two Dassanetch sisters who were subjected to female circumcision. We share the days leading up to the celebration of this ritual with the girls and their family, whose words and gestures provide a valuable insight into their thoughts on this practice which is so deeply rooted in their culture.
 
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LA IMAGEN DEL SUR
 
 
 
nuer PEOPLE OF THE RIFT VALLEY - 4 x 52'
Directed by Marcel Brau and Pere Herms
Script, photography and editing: Pere Herms
Assistant to director: Marina Sans
© 2005, Abyssinia Films, Danakil Produccions
 
Synopsis: "Peoples of the Rift Valley” is a four chapter documentary series filmed entirely in Africa which shows the concerns and worries of different African people and their lifestyles, customs and traditions.
 
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