Dogwoof Global Screenings at IDFA 2016

Dogwoof Global are headed to IDFA this week with 9 films screening at the festival and many more at Docs for Sale. Coming from Dogwoof are Oli Harbottle (Head of Distribution), Vesna Cudic (Head of TV Sales and Acquisitions), Anna Godas (CEO), Ana Vicente (Head of Theatrical Sales and Acquisitions), Luke Brawley (Festivals Manager), Mayumi Robinson (Sales & Acquisitions Coordinator) and Yung Kha (Publicity).


Liberation Day

International premiere

SCREENINGS
Sat 19 - 19:30 - Melkweg - Rabozaal + Q&A
Sun 20 - 19:00 - Munt 12 + Q&A
Thu 24 - 18:30 - Munt 10
Sun 27 - 16:15 - Tuschinski 4

Under the loving but firm guidance of an old fan turned director and cultural diplomat, and to the surprise of a whole world, the ex-Yugoslavian cult band Laibach becomes the first rock group ever to perform in the fortress state of North Korea.


Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

International premiere

SCREENINGS
Fri 18 - 16:00 - Brakke Grond Expozaal
Sat 19 -23:00 - Tuschinski 2
Wed 23 - 13:30 - Tuschinski 1
Thu 24 - 15:30 - Tuschinski 5
Sun 27 - 12:00 - Tuschinski 3

This inspiring film chronicles legendary writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs as she battles to save historic NYC neighbourhoods from the draconian redevelopment plans of ruthless power broker Robert Moses. Based on Jane Jacob's book: The Death and Life of Great American Cities.


Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee

International premiere

SCREENINGS
Thu 17 - 19:15 - Tuschinski 1 + Q&A with Nanette Burstein
Sat 19 - 10:15 - Munt 11 + Q&A with Nanette Burstein
Wed 23 - 19:15 - Munt 13
Sat 26 - 16:15 - Brakke Grond Expozaal
Sun 27 - 16:15 - Munt 10

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Nanette Burstein delves into the strange story of John McAfee, who went from millionaire software mogul to yogi, Kurtz-like jungle recluse to potential murderer, and most recently a prospective presidential candidate for the American Libertarian Party.


Priorat

International premiere

SCREENINGS
Sun 20 - 21:45 - Tuschinski 5 + Q&A
Tue 22 - 11:45 - Munt 9
Fri 25 - 16:15 - Munt 10
Sun 27 - 16:45 - Tuschinski 5

Five pioneers took a land with no future and turned it into one of the most important wine producing regions in the world. Today, they are known as The Magnificent Five. And they saw their dream come true, all the while drinking good wine.


Forever Pure

SCREENINGS
Thu 17 - 16:30 - Tuschinski 1 + Q&A with Maya Zinshtein
Fri 18 - 13:30 - Brakke Grond Expozaal
Wed 23 - 22:30 - Tuschinski 1 + Q&A with Maya Zinshtein
Fri 25 - 15:30 - Munt 11
Sat 26 - 10:30 - EYE Cinema 1

Filmmaker Maya Zinshtein embeds herself inside the locker room of Jerusalem’s Beitar football club, which became a flashpoint for controversy in 2012 when the signing of two Muslim players brought down the racist wrath of the team’s long-time fans.


Weiner

SCREENINGS
Sat 19 - 10:30 - Tuschinski 2 + Q&A with Josh Kriegman
Sun 20 - 11:00 - Melkweg - Rabozaal + Q&A with Josh Kriegman

With unprecedented access to his family and his campaign team, Weiner documents the dramatic and painfully funny political meltdown of Anthony Weiner, a New York mayoral candidate. Read More...


Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures

SCREENINGS
Wed 16 - 14:30 - Munt 9 + Q&A with Fenton Bailey
Fri 18 - 17:45 - Munt 9 + Q&A with Fenton Bailey
Mon 21 - 11:00 - Eye Cinema 1
Tue 22 - 22:00 - Tuschinski 2
Thu 24 - 21:45 - Tuschinski 1

The only thing more outrageous than Robert Mapplethorpe's photographs was his life. This is the portrait of an artist who turned contemporary photography into a fine art, with a vision that created a culture war, still raging to this day. Read More...


Life, Animated

SCREENINGS
Wed 16 - 14:30 - Munt 11
Thu 17 - 10:00 - De Balie - Grote Zaal
Sat 19 - 10:00 - Tuschinski 1 + Q&A with Roger Ross Williams
Wed 23 - 21:30 - Munt 10 + Q&A with Ross Ross Williams
Sat 26 - 21:00 - Brakke Grond Expozaal

Life, Animated tells the remarkable story of how Owen Suskind, a boy diagnosed with Autism, found in Disney animation a pathway to language and a framework for making sense of the world. Read More...


LoveTrue

SCREENINGS
Wed 16 - 19:15 - Munt 9
Thu 17 - 14:30 - Brakke Grond Expozaal
Fri 18 - 11:15 - Tuschinski 2
Wed 23 - 15:00 - Tuschinski 3
Sat 26 - 20:30 - Tuschinski 1

LOVETRUE offers a unique exploration of the challenges that love can present and how our past and present experiences shape the decisions we make when the fantasy of true love dissipates. Read More...


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