Atrezzo

synopsis Elements used in the development of a scene.” A constant parade of bodies and objects make every moment unforeseen situations in a world – stage, whose record-breaking local autism forcing them to a wobbly dialogue between the ruins of the Tower of Babel. About the Authors Left Hand Rotation is a collective based in…

Next Stop: La Latina

synopsis Next stop: La Latina” is a short documentary aimed to explore some nightlife-driven processes of touristification in a central neighborhood in Madrid (La Latina). Through the voices of different inhabitants of this place (long-term residents and ex-residents; workers from a local coalyard and a decaying retail market; ocasional or devoted night-revelers), along with well-recognized…

Sant’elia. fragments of a daily space

synopsis Sant’elia. fragments of a daily space is a web-documentary, resulted of three years of research in the district of Sant’Elia in Cagliari (the largest social housing site in Sardinia, Italy) and from a “workshop of Tales” which mixed the experience of the inhabitants of the Association of Women” Viva Sant’Elia “, geographers and filmmaker.…

Those who stay

synopsis At 3:36 a.m. in the night between the 23rd and the 24th of August 2016 a 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit central Italy. The epicenter was the small town of Accumoli, Lazio, at just 8 kilometers of depth. The towns of Amatrice, Accumoli, Arquata and Pescara del Tronto, amongst many others, were razed to the…

Another Lisbon Story

synopsis A favela in Lisbon, the residents are an active part of the decisions of the place where they live and a research team follows the process of inclusion in society. The absence of a decent housing policy, in response to the needs of the lower income population, resulted in unofficial housing. Residents are unemployed…

Rosso Vivo

synopsis All Reds Rugby Roma, a popular sports team based on self-management creates an inclusive political project in an illegally occupied place. At the end of the eighties, in Rome we have witnessed a process of re-appropriation of some unused places and buildings, where political collectives give new meaning to abandoned spaces of the city…

Terramotourism

synopsis On 1 November 1755 an earthquake destroyed the city of Lisbon. Its impact was such that it displaced man from the center of creation. Its ruins legitimized Enlightened Despotism. Lisbon today is trembling again, shaken by a tourist earthquake that transforms the city at cruising speed. Its impact displaces the inhabitant of the center…