Abuelo fuego
Alfonso O'Donnell | Spain | 2019

A girl born in the West but with Peruvian roots, shows us through the memory and teachings of her Peruvian grandfather the importance of the oral tradition, culture, stories and roots of her people. Through the voice of the girl we enter into the thoughts of the grandfather and his keen defence of their culture and origins. [ ... ]

 

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Éxodo climático
David Baute | Spain | 2020

'Climate Exodus' narrates the tragedy of three women who have lost everything due to climate change and now emigrate to start a new life. Lobuin struggles every day to find the last water supply so that she can survive in Turkana (Kenya), where it does not rain anymore. Soma lost her crop in Ghoramara (India) due to the sea level change. Soil salinity has made her land barren. Tornadoes and violent hurricanes punish the Saint Martin Island in the Caribbean, where Vanesa has lost her house while her neighbours have lost their lives.
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L'ofrena
Ventura Durall | Spain / Switzerland | 2020

Violeta, a renowned psychiatrist, receives an unforeseen visit at her practice. It’s Rita, the wife of Jan, Violeta’ old teenage love who marked her life after abandoning her traumatically twenty years ago. Rita turns to Violeta on the pretext of regaining her husband’s love. But Violeta doesn’t know that Rita’s visit is Jan’s first step in an obscure plan to rewrite his story.
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Los últimos de La Mejana, rebeldía y esperanza
Patxi Uriz | Spain | 2020

Santi Cordón, a chef from Tudela and the son of a gardener, regrets not having shared more time working in the garden with his father, who has now passed away. To make up for it, he contacts the last market gardeners of Tudela, a town whose vegetables bear a quality certification mark. There is no generational renewal to support the continuity of this mode of farming that works in harmony with the environment. In 1980 there were 1,500 gardeners in Tudela, today there are only 25 left. With the intention of recovering the local garden-growing tradition, Santi Cordón has created th [ ... ]

 

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The Land of Azaba
Greta Schiller | United States / Spain | 2020

The Land of Azaba is a closely observed film exploring the theme of ecological restoration, a worldwide movement to turn back the tide of mass extinction and restore planet Earth to ecological balance. The film immerses the viewer in a magical world where humans and wildlife work together to restore the largest remaining tract of wild nature in Western Europe. The survival of many rare and endangered species, including ancient oaks, insects, vultures, aurochs and horses, is at stake. 
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