Previously at the ICA - Seasons

Mauro Herce, Dead Slow Ahead, 2015

Open City Documentary Festival

22 Jun 201626 Jun 2016

Open City Documentary Festival creates an open space in London to nurture and champion the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers, providing a platform for emerging talent as well as established masters working within the documentary form.

In addition to the Ross brothers' Western, the festival also features Sergei Loznita's follow-up to Maidan, found footage documentary The Event, which chronicles the attempted Russian coup of 1991 that failed to oust Gorbachev.

Other offerings include Il Solengo, the Italian documentary in search of a mythical hermit, a Marc Isaacs' curated programme comprising shorts that have informed and inspired his work and the enigmatic, foreboding Dead Slow Ahead which straddles the line between sci-fi and cinéma vérité.

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E.g., 21-06-2018
E.g., 21-06-2018