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- 25.3.2013 12:19 -

Doclisboa (new member of Doc Alliance) presents its best films

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Since the beginning of January 2013, the Doc Alliance, running the DAFilms portal, has a new and respectable member – the Portuguese Doclisboa film festival that will offer its best festival films from the recent years online at DAFilms.com.

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SNACK-BAR AQUÁRIO (Award for First Documentary) portrait of a Portuguese bar whose boundary is a road - its protagonists spend time there, waiting for something.

THE RISE OF THE SALT MOUNTAINS (Best Short Documentary) - Each year the salt pans are harvested to receive salt mountains. Water, mud, wind, sun and man are the elements that produce the emerging salt.

PRAXIS (Best Short Film) - Year after year, students from across the country subject themselves to initiation rites when they start college. Hazings, organized by older students, take place throughout the whole first year. Based upon ancient traditions and following a rigid hierarchy, hazings have thrived once again in the last decade. They gather more and more supporters, thrilled with its explicit sexual language, power games and different levels of humiliation.

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