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‘The mole agent’: the smile and the cry of an unusual documentary about the elderly | Culture

There is no better antidote to the thesis documentary than the search documentary. Faced with films with the theory and objectives already established even before they are made (economic, political, social, human, cinematographic …), and that subsequently obviate during the filming process any matter that may cloud the previous judgment and plan, So often dogmatic, […]

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The power of a documentary to change things | Culture

Can cinema change the world? From his home in Bucharest, in a telematic interview conducted this Thursday, the Romanian filmmaker Alexander Nanau, since last Monday double Oscar nominee for best documentary and best international film for Collective, he smiles wistfully: “I never made my film with that intention, but with that of learning how people […]

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‘La mami’, an excellent documentary about the drama of the ‘ficheras’ in Mexico | Culture

They work in a cabaret as dance and drinking companions, as complements to the male’s revelry, in exchange for money. But from there they do not go: “They are not whores.” They are not part of the organization chart of the premises, nor are they on anyone’s payroll nor do they have someone to defend […]

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