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Young Cinema GENEVA

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In August, DAFilms will liven up with new talents. GENEVA UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN will present a selection of the best student works.


In August, DAFilms will liven up with new talents. GENEVA UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN will present a selection of the best student works.

STREAM the films of students of GENEVA UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN for free from August 19 to 25


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Films for the event

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Tunedako sama Makk

Tunedako Sama Makk (Orig.) / 2010 / Switzerland / 10 min

A family saga for super-8 films and voices with accents of bruising memories. The thoughtful, fond exploration of a haunted past. Images of the mystery of these departed children who are invisible and yet remain present.

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Hanna

Hanna (Orig.) / Switzerland / 20 min

The patience, skill and craftsmanship of a father who, for fifty years has made pastries and ice-creams in his shop in the noisy city-centre of Beirut. Images of a life accomplished in the bitter-sweetness of passing time.

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Alouate

Alouate (Orig.) / 2010 / Switzerland / 14 min

Alouate, born in Tangier in 1996, lives on the streets since the age of ten...

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Ici et là

Ici et là (Orig.) / 2010 / Switzerland / 9 min

An old building in Beirut becomes a complex protagonist with a private life of its own...

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