Cinetrain: unique cinema journeys

Territories

In this movie, discussions of the Russian-Chechen conflict spin off into frank and compelling questions of memory, loss, identity, and culture. One interviewee poses the question, “Why do we need borders?” – the strength of his passion is convincing as it is heartbreaking.

A film by Monica Baptista (Portugal)
Camera: Filip Syczynsky (Poland)
Sound: Eugene Goryainov (Russia)

Festivals:
BEST DIRECTING IN A SHORT DOCUMENTARY – VISIONS DU REEL FILM FESTIVAL 2011
Altin Koza special jury award for best short Mediterranean documentary, in the Adana Film festival (Turkey)
2011 Market – Festival Internacional de Cine de Guadalajara, Mexico
2010 Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
2010 Lago Film Fest, Italy
2010 Golden Boll International Short Film Competition for Mediterranean Countries, Turkey
2010 São Paulo International Short Film Festival, Brazil
2010 INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF SHORT FEATURE MOVIES, Brazil
2010 International Istanbul Short Film Festival, Turkey
2010 Ciclo de Cinema, no Centro de Língua Portuguesa na Universidade de Hamburgo, Germany
2010 Leitorado do Instituto Camões na Universidade de Georgetown, USA
2010 Cinema Nun’Álvares, Portugal
2010 Serralves em Festa, Portugal
2010 Cine Alvalade, Portugal
2010 A4 Screenings, Slovakia
2010 Ciclo de Curtas – Cabo Verde, Cape Verde
2010 Femina – International Women’s Film Festival, Brazil
2009 Filminho – Festa do Cinema Galego e Português, Portugal
2009 Lisbon International Documentary Film Festival, Portugal
2009 Ovarvídeo – Festival de Vídeo de Ovar, Portugal
2009 El Mes + Corto – Muestra Audiovisual Luso-Extremeña, Spain