FESTIVAL PROTESTA 2014

About 1000 people passed by Protesta Film Festival. The second edition happened from one day to one week. The festival took place from 21th to 27th April in the different Protesta Spaces in Vic, where could be seen the finalist short films, rounded tables, lectures, exhibitions and film clubs, under the theme “civil disobedience”. The festival received 650 short films from 63 different countries. The short film “Minerita” won the Audience Award and the Best Documentary Jury Award, and the short film “Un lugar mejor” won the Best Ficció Jury Award. Such as the influx of quality films exceeded all expectations of the organization.

AWARDED SHORT FILMS

BEST DOCUMENTARY JUDGES’ AWARD & AUDIENCE AWARD: MINERITA / Raúl de la Fuente / Spain

BEST FICTION JUDGES’ AWARD & AUDIENCE AWARD:: UN LUGAR MEJOR / Marisa Crespo & Moisés Romera / UK

SELECCIÓ OFICIAL

LOVE WARS / Vicente Bonet / Valencia

PADRE / Santiago Bou / Argentina-France

LAS REGLAS DEL JUEGO / Nerea Marcén / Valencia

LA ALFOMBRA ROJA / Manuel Fernández & Iosu López / Spain

EL PLAT O LA VIDA / Nani Moré / Catalonia

FLAMES / Jon Herranz / Catalonia

HAMBRE / Lorenzo Montull / Spain

Giovanni Aloi / Giovanni Aloi / Italy

PROGRAMME

MONDAY, APRIL 21th
Espai Jazz Cava / 19:00h Opening Ceremony of Festival Protesta.
• Short films screening: Minerita and A passo d’uomo.
• Concert Ljubliana & the Seawolf.
TUESDAY, APRIL 22nd
Espacio Occità / 18:00h
• Short films screening: Las reglas del juego, Not anymore: a story of revolution* and Reinventant-se el fotoperiodisme*.
• Photojournalism and Freedom of Expression. Colloquium with Marc Sañé and Sergi Cámera.
Espai Biblioteca Joan Triadú / 20:00h
• Short films screening: La alfombra roja i Padre.
• Henry David Thoreau, padre de la desobediencia civil, held by the philosopher Alicia García Ruiz.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23rd
Espai Fira de la Cooperació / 10:00h – 20:00h
• Festival’s stand and point-of-sale of books about social critque of the publisher Proteus.
Espai La Nyàmera / 20:00h
• Short films screening: El plat o la vida and Love Wars.
• Osona Desobedient. Discussion panel with representatives of the following historical initiatives Comitè Antiurani d’Osona, Coordinadora Antiincineradora de Tona, Assemblea Antimilitarista d’Osona and Plataforma Ràdio Vic en Català.
• Microbio & Acid Lemon concert.
THURSDAY, APRIL 24th
Espai ETC / 19:00h
• Short films screening: Hambre.
• Right to Abortion. Discussion panel with experts in this theme. The activity has the support of Plataforma d’Osona pel Dret a l’Avortament.
Espai ETC / 21:00h Cinefórum critico
• Short films screening: Todos a bordo; víctimas del ataque al Mavi Marmara.
• Documentary Salute premiere and discussion.
The activity has the support of Cineclub Vic, Consell de Cooperació de Vic and UCFR-Osona.
FRIDAY, APRIL 25th
Espai Fòrum de Debats / 20:00h
• Short films screening: Flames and Un lugar mejor.
• Civil Desobedience against Corruption. Conference held by the magistrate Santiago Vidal.
SATURDAY, APRIL 26th
Espai ETC / 16:30h
• Short films screening: La Gran Desilusión* and Excluidos*.
• Commited Journalism. Round table with the participation of La Directa, Ràdio Bronka, Grup Barnils, Latele.cat, La Marea and 15MbcnTV.
Espai ETC / 19:00h Festival Protesta Final
• Screening of the 6 finalists.
• Speech Corner with the members of the jury: Miren Etxezarreta, Unai Aranzadi, Toni Iborra, Santiago Vidal, Blai Morell, Itziar González, Peter Joseph and Carles Solà.
• Permormances: Roger Usart and Tiana Dixon.
• Awards ceremony.
SUNDAY, APRIL 27th
Espacio ETC / 11:00h Screening of short films out of competition.
• Si j’avais une vache*
• La vida en la cima*
• Retrato político*
• Lágrimas azules*
• Bastille*
• Debtfools*
• Políticamente correcto*
• Matilde*
• The dependents*
Espacio ETC / 17:00h Little Protesta
• Projection of Wall·e. The event has the support of Cineclub Vic.
• Workshops. Els Recicloperats: games with used materials and El Bagul de la Cooperació: things from different countries to help children learn about different cultures. The event has the support of KataKrak and Consell de Cooperació de Vic.
*Short films out of competition.
EXHIBITIONS
• Regrafica, activist advertising graphics / Espacio ETC
• Modern Dance, by SlowChickenDance / Espacio ETC
• Desobidient Osona, exhibition of merchandising from local historical initiatives / Espai La Nyàmera
• Exhibition of Protesta’s Posters from the contest made by EART / Espacio EART
All the activities were free-of-charge, only the projection of the documentary Salute and Wall·e had a cost of 3€ destined to fund the festival.

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CREDITS

GRAPHIC DESIGNER ISAAC SAUCEDO, IMAGE COORDINATOR FERRAN OLLÉ, WEB JORDI FONT, TROPHY ENRIC PLA, THROPY SPOT MUSIC NULT, SPOT MUSIC NULT, SHORT FILMS VIEWERS ORGANITZACIÓ, SARA BLÁZQUEZ & IGNASI COSTA, COORDINATOR MARTA VILANOVA, PRESENTER SARA BLÁZQUEZ, PROTESTA LETTERS ALBERT YARZA, LECTERN MERCÈ BUSTOS, ARTISTIC COORDINATOR MARTA HUGUET, FINAL MUSIC ROGER USART & TIANA DIXON, CIRCUS BRUNA ANGLADA, PROJECTIONIST KIKU GIMÉNEZ, TECHNICIAN RAMON RIPOLL, VIDEO CAMERA AÏNA SALARICH, PHOTOGRAPHER DOLORS PENA & OLIVER MARTÍNEZ, KATERING ASSUMPTA ORDEIG & SANTI COLLELL, “SALUTE” PRESENTATION UCFR OSONA – STEVE CEDAR, EXHIBITION “MODERN DANCE” OLIVER MARTÍNEZ & MLUZ CAÑETE, EXHIBITION “REGRÀFICA” ANDREU GALLART AND EXHIBITION CARTELLS CONCURS EART ALUMNES EART.

OFFICIAL MEDIA

LA DIRECTA LATELE.CAT KAOS EN LA RED ION RADIO CANAL 33 MADRID TOMALATELE

SPONSORS

FUNDACIO PUIG PORRET AJUNTAMENT DE VIC

Thank you very much to all the people who have supported Festival Protesta 2014!