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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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BIRDS (AFTER HITCHCOCK)
The Challenge


Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Year: 2016
Duration: 69'
Direction: Yuri Ancarani

Yuri Ancarani once more shows his ability to enter hidden worlds: a marble quarry, a robot with state of the art technology in an operating theatre, a diving group preparing its descent to the bottom of the ocean... and this time, the hermetic world of Arabic opulence. He shows us through flight, in this case of the falcons that have become a luxury in the oil countries. Sheikhs who travel in a Lamborghini and stroke a jaguar whilst bidding and paying 24,000 dollars for one of these birds on their cell phone, whilst, ironies of fate, we see how the falcons no longer fly with their own wings, but they contemplate the clouds from the window inside the private jet that carries them. Ancarani in his ironic observational portrait tells us that the hunting of these birds of prey is none other than image, which puts the owners in the sky and traps the animals alive. 

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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