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2005

    • The Deal

      A documentary directed by .

      Based on a true story: a British tele­vi­sion crew trav­elled to Colom­bia and made a fake doc­u­men­tary about drug traf­fick­ing. The film was an inter­na­tional smash hit (as was The Con­nec­tion). When a Lon­don daily dis­cov­ers that the whole thing is a hoax, a cou­ple of British jour­nal­ists are sent […]

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    • Far from war, Chechnya the endless war

      A documentary directed by .

      We are cur­rently trans­lat­ing the summary

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    • Les moussons intimes : sur les traces du Mahatma Gandhi

      A documentary directed by .

      This doc­u­men­tary is only avail­able in French. If you need fur­ther infor­ma­tion, please con­tact us: contact@vladescu-olt.com

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    • Edmond Charlot, éditeur algérois

      A documentary directed by .

      This doc­u­men­tary is only avail­able in french. If you need fur­ther infor­ma­tion, please con­tact us: contact@vladescu-olt.com

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    • Champagne legacy: the revolt of the dawn

      A documentary directed by .

      This doc­u­men­tary is only avail­able in french. If you need fur­ther infor­ma­tion, please con­tact us: contact@vladescu-olt.com

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    • Vukovar, the city of lost souls

      A documentary directed by , .

      Vuko­var, the city of wolves, is the town, which has been the most bombed since the end of WWII. Since Novem­ber 18th, it has been called the Balkans’ Guer­nica. Its destruc­tion was a his­tor­i­cal event. A sim­ple woman wit­nessed the agony of Vuko­var. Vesna Bosanac is the head of the […]

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    • Spanish Movida Opus 1: Movida

      A documentary directed by .

      The Span­ish Movi­das, six doc­u­men­tary films about the new musi­cal world in the Iber­ian Penin­sula, a world sim­mer­ing with excite­ment, a mix­ture of mem­o­ries from the begin­ning of the Movida and new bands start­ing their career today. A trip into the Span­ish musi­cal night, as the wit­ness of the after […]

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    • Far from Fidel

      A documentary directed by .

      Cuban immi­grants have kept com­ing to Miami in the past 40 years. From the “gusanos”, the first oppo­nents to Castro’s regime, to the “marieli­tos” in the 1980’s, to the “balseros” in the 1990’s and to the lat­est arrivals, who were granted visas.

      Miami has become a Cuban town which could easily […]

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    • When Franco died, we were 30

      A documentary directed by .

      On Novem­ber the 20th 1975, Franco dies. It was thirty years ago. The Span­ish direc­tor Gus­tavo Cortès Bueno was 30 years old. Franco’s dic­ta­tor­ship over Spain had lasted 40 years. The anniver­sary of Gen­eral Franco’s death is the occa­sion to tackle the dif­fi­cult task of look­ing back over the willingly […]

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    • May justice prevail!

      A documentary directed by .

      In 2001, Argentina col­lapsed. That was the begin­ning of an unprece­dented eco­nomic, social and polit­i­cal cri­sis. Con­se­quently, two-thirds of the pop­u­la­tion sank into poverty and destitution.

      For the Argen­tinean soci­ety, the cri­sis is the result of con­ser­v­a­tive and lib­eral pol­i­tics, which were delib­er­ately applied and whose con­se­quences were clearly fore­seen. Argentinean […]

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    • My first contact: autonomy on their ancestral territories

      A documentary directed by , .

      It hap­pened forty years ago, on the bank of the Rio Jatoba in the mid­dle of the Brazil­ian Ama­zon­ian for­est. The Ikpeng Indi­ans, a tribe of aggres­sive war­riors, met with the white man for the first time ever. The Indi­ans relate this deci­sive meet­ing that irre­versibly changed their lives. We […]

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    • The golden age of the Cuban cinema

      A documentary directed by .

      In March 1959, will be cre­ated in Havana the ICAIC, the Cuban Insti­tute of Art and Cin­e­mato­graphic Indus­try. It is the first act of the cul­tural pol­icy of the new mode. Dur­ing the ten years which will fol­low, under the aegis of this orga­ni­za­tion the Cuban cin­ema makes incred­i­ble great […]

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    • Iraq, the song of the missing men

      A documentary directed by .

      In look­ing beyond the par­tic­u­lar his­to­ries and sen­si­tiv­i­ties of Iraq’s dif­fer­ent com­mu­ni­ties, Iraqi film­maker Layth Abdu­lamir exam­ines the com­mon roots of this often mis­treated and mis­un­der­stood coun­try. His cam­era cap­tures the cul­tural, social and his­tor­i­cal her­itage of men and women who wove […]

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    • Havana hip-hop underground

      A documentary directed by .

      Today in Cuba rap music is undoubt­fully one very pow­er­ful vec­tor of inde­pen­dent free­dom of expres­sion, allowed by the state and even some­times pro­moted by it. Castro’s regime, although very much ques­tioned in the news by those pay­ing atten­tion to the expres­sion of opin­ions on the island, has enabled about […]

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    • Enrico Macias

      A documentary directed by .

      Jew­ish, Alger­ian, French, of Kabil ori­gin, Tunisian, Span­ish… Enrico Macias – or Gas­ton Ghre­nass­ian, it’s the same, he says, is above all a man who sings about life. His life and the his­tory that he has been through bear wit­ness to it, he is […]

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    • Children of the silver mountain

      A documentary directed by .

      In 1545 Span­ish con­querors dis­cov­ered pure sil­ver in a moun­tain in the Inca region of Kol­la­suyo, today’s Boli­vian Alti­plano. They named this moun­tain Cerro Rico (Rich Moun­tain) and the pros­per­ous and pow­er­ful city born at its base, Potosí. Soon they cre­ated the biggest min­ing indus­try in its time, sus­tained by […]

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    • Congo, peace held to ransom

      A documentary directed by , .

      Liv­ing with fear has been the lot of the Con­golese of North­ern Katanga for many years. Fol­low­ing the offi­cial ces­sa­tion of the war between the RDC and the Rwan­dan occu­piers in 2002, the mil­i­tary and Con­golese resis­tance fight­ers turned their weapons on the civil pop­u­la­tion. Pil­lag­ing, theft, demands, burned and […]

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    • The golden age of Cuban cinema

      A documentary directed by .

      In March 1959, will be cre­ated in Havana ICAIC, the Cuban Insti­tute of Art and Cin­e­mato­graphic Indus­try. This is the first act of cul­tural pol­icy of the new regime. Dur­ing the ten years that fol­low, under the aus­pices of this orga­ni­za­tion, the Cuban cin­ema is expe­ri­enc­ing a tremen­dous boom.

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