IDFA Forum Harvest at IDFA 2018

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    This year, 13 films previously pitched at IDFA Forum made it into the official festival selection. Explore the titles online below.

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    Bellingcat – Truth in a Post-Truth World

    • Hans Pool
    • 2018

      A fascinating look at the network of citizen journalists known as Bellingcat, whose use of modern technology is smarter than that of many major news organizations.

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      Butterfly

      • Alessandro Cassigoli, Casey Kauffman
      • 2018

        This intimate documentary follows an exceptionally talented female boxer who wants to hit peak performance, but also longs for the life of an ordinary 18-year-old.

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        Chinese Portrait

        • Xiaoshuai Wang
        • 2018

          Modern China, captured in a series of almost motionless portraits. Documentary precision work from the director of award-winning feature films such as Frozen and Beijing Bicycle.

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          Earn a Living

          • Yuval Orr
          • 2018

            Seven documentaries about a universal basic income explore our relationship with work and money, from Kenya to the Netherlands and from North Carolina to Tokyo.

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            Heartbound

            • Janus Metz, Sine Plambech
            • 2018

              A Danish Thai woman named Sommai is the pivotal figure in this long-term portrayal of Thai women traveling to Europe to marry.

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              Los Reyes

              • Bettina Perut, Iván Osnovikoff
              • 2018

                The life of some tough teenagers at the Chilean skatepark Los Reyes, seen through the eyes of two stray dogs, Chola and Football.

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                Marceline. A Woman. A Century

                • Cordelia Dvorák
                • 2018

                  A portrait of Marceline Loridan-Ivens, a writer and filmmaker who, having survived the Holocaust, never let anyone constrain her again.

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                  Sakawa

                  • Ben Asamoah
                  • 2018

                    An unbiased behind-the-scenes look at internet scamming in Ghana, where con artists cheat wealthy Westerners to escape poverty.

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                    The Trial of Ratko Mladić

                    • Henry Singer, Rob Miller
                    • 2018

                      The trial of General Ratko Mladić, through the eyes of prosecutors, defense attorneys, genocide survivors and Mladić's supporters.

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                      #Female Pleasure

                      • Barbara Miller
                      • 2018

                        Mechanisms of hostility toward women span cultures, religions and continents, as we see in this portrait of five women fighting for their sexual freedom and autonomy.

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