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Giovanni Cioni

Belgium / Website

Biography

Following his university studies in Communication and Anthropology and workshops in documentary cinema led by Jean Rouch, he founded, together with other 'self-taught' film-makers, the production company Qwazi Qwazi Film in Bruxelles. Among his films are GLI INTREPIDI (Mostra di Venezia 2012), IN PURGATORIO (selected and awarded in numerous international festivals such as the Festival dei Popoli and Cinéma du Réel, and was shown in French and Belgian cinemas) NOUS/AUTRES, shown in Belgian cinemas and on TV Channels RTBF, selected in many festivals and LOURDES LAS VEGAS. His latest documentary is FROM THE RETURN.


Filmography:
From the Return (Dal Ritorno) - 2015
Gli Intrepidi - 2012
In purgatorio - 2010
Nous/Autres - 2003

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Trace of the future according to Giovanni Cioni

Une trace du futur selon Giovanni Cioni (Orig.) / 2014 / Belgium / 3 min

Filmmakers that were selected at Visions du Réel in the past twenty editions celebrate the Festival's anniversary by each making a short movie in which they expose their view of the future.

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Us/Others

Nous/Autres (Orig.) / 2003 / Belgium / 69 min

Helga and Yann have been friends for a long time. They suffered persecution, those closest to them disappeared, they knew destitution, and exile. They have built a new life for themselves...

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