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River Tales

Director(s): Julie Schroell
Producer(s): CALACH FILMS
Script: Julie Schroell
Year: 2020
Form: DOCUMENTARY - Feature film
Original version: Spanish
Running time: 90'

While a Chinese businessman wants to take control of the interoceanic route in Nicaragua, actor and teacher Yemn creates a theatre play with the local kids to reflect on their history, their identity and the country’s future.


Sound : François Martig, Capucine Courau, Michel Schillings
Music : Pascal Karier, Aaron Ahrends (Say Yes Dog)
Production : Jean-Yves Dupuis, Laure Hemmer

Nominations & Awards

Visions du Réel Media Library, NYON
Close Up Dokufest Winner best environmental documentary, EDINBURGH
International Documentary Film Festival dei Popoli, FIRENZE
FICMA / SUNCINE Environmental Film Festival, BARCELONA
Prague Film Awards, PRAGUE
Luxembourg City Film Festival (Films made in/with Luxembourg)
Ecozine Film Festival, ZARAGOZA
SEFF Smaraggdni Eco film festival, CROATIA
Galway Film Fleadh Peripheral Visions Award, IRELAND
Muestra de cine y video indigena, CHILE
Terra di Tutti Film Festival, BOLOGNA

Contacts producers

Calach Films
Jesus Gonzalez
T +352 691 435 523

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