Fri., April 1, 5:30 pm, CSU Palm Desert
Fri., April 1, 9:00 pm, CAMELOT
This film focuses on the great iconic Italian directors, Roberto Rossellini (Stromboli), Michelangelo Antonioni (L’Avventura), the Taviani brothers (Kaos), William Dieterle (Vulcano), as well as Troisi in Il postino and Moretti in Caro Diario, and we explore these films and places through the narratives of local people.
Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot: Escapes And Landings (ITALY, 74 min.)”
Mon., April 4, 1:30 pm, Camelot
The Rise and Fall of David is a film about imagination, failure, and re-imagination in a world of replicas, fakes and doubles.
Wed. March 30, 10:30 am, CSUSBPD
Sat., April 2, 5:00 pm, Camelot
Follow Florian’s two week diving expedition to the Galápagos Islands.
Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot: Above and Below Galapagos (GERMANY, 34 min.)”
Fri., April 1, 1:00 pm, CSU Palm Desert
Sat., April 2, 12:00 pm, Camelot
The Californian Desert music scene, which gave birth to bands like Kyuss and Queens of the Stone Age, was basically started by revolving punk rock kids, hidden from narrow-minded authorities of suburban, desert communities in the early 80s, became a vibe over the years. Desert Rock, often misinterpreted as musical genre continued its international underground spread until today.
Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot: Lo Sound Desert (GERMANY, 93 min.)”
Sat., April 2, 4:30 pm, Camelot
(Live performance on-stage after the film.)
A musician, a filmmaker and an inventor use crowdfunding to pursue their lifelong dreams. Each creator puts their reputation, their financial future and their creative lives on the line in order to convince the crowd their dreams are worth funding.
Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot- Kickstarted (USA, 79 min.)”
Wed., March 31, 12:30 pm, CSU Palm Desert
Mon., April 4, 2:30 pm, Camelot (NSDN– EDoc)
17th February 2013: Rafael Correa wins the elections and becomes President of Ecuador for the 3rd time. 42 days prior, he sails on an epic campaign of echoing songs, speeches and interviews for weeks on end as he tours the country with his team, always saying yes to a handshake or a picture when surfing a crowd of future voters. Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot: Moments of Campaign (ECUADOR, 52 min.)”
Thu., March 31, 3:30 pm, CSU Palm Desert
Fri., April 1, 4:00 pm, Camelot
A personal essay, this film examines the tangled bonds, secret histories, and unspoken traumas of family life that stretches from New Zealand to Australia.
Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot: The Silences ( AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, 73 min.)”
Fri., April 1, 3:00 pm, Camelot
Carebot Alice leaves the laboratory to visit Mrs. Remkes, Mrs. Schellekens-Blanke, and Mrs. van Wittmarschen, each in their own house. The three women are getting on in age and are therefore exceptionally suited for the services of Alice, who has been developed by VU research group SELEMCA.
Continue reading “Amdocs2016 Snapshot: Alice Cares ( NETHERLANDS, 76 min.)”