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Il festival Novos Cinemas celebra la sua terza edizione a Pontevedra

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- La giovane manifestazione galiziana, che si concluderà con Hamada di Eloy Domínguez Serén, prepara la sua edizione più ambiziosa con tanto cinema europeo in selezione ufficiale

Il festival Novos Cinemas celebra la sua terza edizione a Pontevedra
Hamada di Eloy Domínguez Serén

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From 11 to 16 December, the city of Pontevedra will host the third edition of the Novos Cinemas film festival. Founded in 2015 by producer and screenwriter Daniel Froiz (The Wild Season [+leggi anche:
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), programme director Suso Novás and director Ángel Santos (The High Pressures [+leggi anche:
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, Dos fragmentos/Eva), the festival is set to unveil its most exciting edition so far, with an ambitious programme overseen by artistic director Ángel Santos. A total of 15 films will take part in the festival’s two competitive sections: The Official Selection and the Heartbeats Section.

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Among those competing in a decisively European Official Selection are nine first or second features, all of which premiered this year at Cannes, Berlin, Venice, Locarno or elsewhere on the festival circuit. Thirty Souls [+leggi anche:
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, from Spanish filmmaker Diana Toucedo, The Tree [+leggi anche:
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by Portugal’s André Gil Mata, The Dead and the Others [+leggi anche:
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by João Salaviza and Renée Nader Messora (a co-production between Brazil and Portugal), You Have the Night [+leggi anche:
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, directed by Ivan Salatić (Montenegro) and French productions Sophia Antipolis [+leggi anche:
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by Virgil Vernier and A Violent Desire for Joy [+leggi anche:
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by Clément Schneider are all hoping to go home with the award for the festival’s best film.

Meanwhile, the second competitive section, entitled Heartbeats (Latexos, in Galician), will present five films by the youngest directors on today’s film scene. Arriving at Novos Cinemas after screenings at the Seville European Film Festival and Black Nights in Tallinn is Letters to Paul Morrissey [+leggi anche:
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, by Spanish director Armand Rovira. Also fresh from Seville is <3 [+leggi anche:
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by Spanish filmmaker María Antón Cabot. The third and final European film selected for the Heartbeats section is Young & Beautiful [+leggi anche:
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, winner of the Audience Award at this year’s Punto de Vista festival and directed by Marina Lameiro, also from Spain.

The Galician festival will also be paying tribute to Portuguese filmmaker Teresa Villaverde, with a retrospective on her work. Eight of the Lisbon-born director’s best films will be shown over the course of the festival, including her most recent productions Galileo’s Thermometer [+leggi anche:
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and Colo [+leggi anche:
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. Finally, the third edition of Novos Cinemas will close with Hamada [+leggi anche:
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, the new documentary from Galician filmmaker Eloy Domínguez Serén, recently presented at the Gijón International Film Festival and the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA).

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