// Your online documentary cinema //

10 Years of Discovering the Best Documentaries for You



Logical Revolts

DIR: Louis Henderson
2012 / France / 45 min

Stream

1.99 €

Watch the film on-line, for the lowest price, in decent quality and without need to download anything!
Tech. spec. MP4 360p
Audio tracks en
Subtitles none

Individual purchase needed. For higher comfort we recommend to register an account here and take advantage of financial credit and stream bonus features.

Stream HD

1.99 €

Watch the film on-line, for the lowest price, in decent quality and without need to download anything!
Tech. spec. MP4 720p
Audio tracks en
Subtitles none

Individual purchase needed. For higher comfort we recommend to register an account here and take advantage of financial credit and stream bonus features.

HD

3.99 €

Download the film in a very good quality to your computer and play it later and multiple times!
Tech. spec. Download MP4 720p
Audio tracks en
Subtitles none

Individual purchase needed. For higher comfort we recommend to register an account here and take advantage of financial credit and stream bonus features.

Full HD

3.99 €

Download the film in a very good quality to your computer and play it later and multiple times!
Tech. spec. Download MKV 1080p
Audio tracks en
Subtitles none

Individual purchase needed. For higher comfort we recommend to register an account here and take advantage of financial credit and stream bonus features.

Recommend this film

This is a film that begins with the discovery of a script in a museum archive. The script is for a film that was made by the United Nations in 1956 about the Suez Crisis. Due to objections from Israel and France the film was banned and all rights were bought back by the UN. Why this censorship? Why this covering up of history?

The filmmaker travels to Egypt to look for the original locations of the film, with a thought in mind of re-making it. Throughout his travels more history is uncovered about the Egyptian people’s resistance to colonial rule and invasion - from the anti British riots in the 1950s to the civilian militias that fought the French and British at Port Said. Why doesn’t the script reference this part of the history? Does the script really portray any truth?

The more the filmmaker discovers the more he realises the problems of the original film - and his project of a re-make falls to pieces. Eventually lost in the Sinai wilderness, the filmmaker has no other option than to give in to the desert and embrace the night sky.

About

Director Louis Henderson
Screenplay
Dir. of Photography Louis Henderson
Editing Louis Henderson
Music
Sound
Duration 45 min
Year 2012
Country France
Colour Colour, Black & White
Tags film, investigative, political
Production Le Fresnoy
Le Fresnoy
Address:  22 Rue du Fresnoy, BP 80179
City:  59202 Tourcoing Cedex
Country:  France
Web:  lefresnoy.net/
E-mail:  
Phone:  +33(0)3 20 28 38 00

Distribution
Festivals

2012 - Le Printemps de ...

2012 - Le Printemps de Septembre à Toulouse 2012 - CPH:DOX - New Visions Competition 2012 - CorsicaDoc - International Competition

Awards


News

A world in a box - Interview with Słavomir Batyra

A world in a box - Interview with Słavomir Batyra

Read an exclusive interview with Polish filmmaker Słavomir Batyra, director of THE GREAT THEATRE. He will guide you through the recesses of his short film just like his film guides the viewers through the recesses of the largest opera house in the world. Would you like some opera tickets or rather cinema ones? What about taking both?

Read more…

- 20.4.2016 -

International My Street Films project launches its third edition

International My Street Films project launches its third edition

The My Street Films competition, which invites the public to make their own short films from their surroundings, launches its third edition in the streets of Central Europe. The project originally comes from London where it mapped the city on the Thames through film stories about the streets and their inhabitants. In collaboration with DAFilms.com, the film map has expanded to the Czech Republic and from there to Slovakia, Poland and Hungary.

Read more…

- 13.4.2016 -

"To Present a Plurality of Visions of Reality": Interview with Luciano Barisone

"To Present a Plurality of Visions of Reality": Interview with Luciano Barisone

The 47th edition of the film festival Visions du Réel is just about to start in three weeks. The festival is also the first member of the Doc Alliance film festival platform that is going to present its film programme and thus set a high standard in terms of seeking for original artistic expressions and strong social issues. In the following two weeks, from March 21 to April 4, DAFilms.com is hosting an online film event which presents the most interesting and successful documentaries of the last festival edition.

Read more…

- 18.3.2016 -

More news…