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International
Documentary
Film Festival
of Navarra
27.03-01.04.23
Pamplona
Iruña
International
Documentary
Film Festival
of Navarra

14-19.03.22
Pamplona
Iruña
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THE CENTRAL REGION
Family nightmare


Country: USA
Year: 2012
Duration: 10'
Direction: Dustin Guy Defa
Production: Dustin Guy Defa

Editor: Dustin Guy Defa

Festivals

  • 2012 Official selection Sundance
  • SXSW
  • Locarno
  • SilverDocs
  • True/False
  • Melbourne
  • Dallas
  • Sarasota
  • HotDocs, Honorable Mention

Spanish premiere

Reconstructing a series of unearthed home movies, Dustin Guy Defa dubs his own voice over the voices of his family members to create a personal portrait of dysfunction. The result is a slice of early-1990s America, a dizzy trip through the destructive patterns that have trapped and destroyed a family.

Dustin Guy Defa

Dustin Guy DefaDustin Guy Defa's feature Bad Fever premiered at the 2011 SXSW Film Festival. The film opened in early 2012 to glowing reviews by L.A. Weekly, Village Voice and New York Magazine, and The New Yorker named it one of the best films of the year. L Magazine named Defa the Best Filmmaker to Watch in Brooklyn.

Filmography

  • Family nightmare (2012)
  • Bad fever (2011)
Promoted by
Gobierno de Navarra
Organized by
NICDO
With the aid of
Con la financiación del Gobierno de España. Instituto de la Cinematografía y las Artes AudiovisualesAcción Cultural EspañolaPlan de Recuperación, Transformación y ResilienciaFinanciado por la Unión Europea. NexGenerationEU
With the support of
Ayuntamiento de PamplonaCentro de Arte Contemporáneo de HuarteFundación Caja NavarraGoethe InstitutCanadá InternationalCasa ÁrabeCineteca MadridAsociación de Mujeres Cineastas y de Medios AudiovisualesInstitut FrançaisEmbajada de Portugal en MadridCamões - Instituto da Cooperação e da Língua Portugal
Member of
PantallaIberofestLa MestaThe Red Balloon
Partners
Filmoteca de Navarra
Museo Oteiza
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Elías Querejeta Zine Eskola
Festival de Cine Africano FCAT
Festival Scope
Centre Cinématographique Marocain
Hotel Tres Reyes
Hotel Maisonave
Cineteca Bologna
The Film Foundation
World Cinema Project
Cinemateca Portuguesa
NAPAR
Radio 3
Golem
Filmoteca Española
Antartika
Festivals in Navarre
Punto de Vista
NIFF - Navarra International Film Festival
Navarra, tierra de cine
Ópera Prima
Skimetraje
CTL 59
#LabMeCrazy! Science Film Festival
Festival de Cine y Dentistas
Horror Online Art
FICBE (Festival Internacional de Cortos de Berriozar)
FAN, Festival de Anime de Navarra
Lo que viene
Muestra de cine español
Filmmaking for social change
Muestra Internacional de Cine y Mujeres de Pamplona

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