Festival internacional Signos da Noite - Lisboa
International Festival Signs of the Night - Lisbon

17° Festival internacional Signos da Noite - Lisboa (5° Edição) - January 17-20, 2020

Monday - January 20th, 2020
3 pm

Lisboa, Portugal


Últimas Ondas
Emmanuel Piton
France / 2019 / 0:41:30


"Últimas Ondas" is a travel in the lost villages of northern Spain, meeting the last people who live in these deserted places.




A New Era
Une nouvelle èra
Boris Svartzman
France, Argentine / 2019 / 1:11:00


In 2008, local authorities evict 2,000 villagers from Guanzhou, a river island in Southern China to make way for new urban planning projects – a fate shared by five billion rural citizens of China yearly. In spite of the demolition of their houses and police pressure, a handful of inhabitants return to the island. For seven years, I have filmed their battle to save their ancestral land, from the ruins of the village where nature is slowly reasserting itself, to the worksites of the mega city which inexorably advance towards them.