USA/Qatar, 2017, 70 min
A journey by rail where workers reflect upon opportunity and regret, floating through a Eurasian expanse striving to fill their days and dreams, as much as their pockets.
- Director Bio
- Festivals And Awards
Martin DiCicco is a cinematographer whose documentary work has been broadcast on NHK, ESPN, and the History Channel in the United States. Commercially, he has shot campaign spots for Google and Red Bull. He shot and directed episodes of the series, ‘UnDrafted’, which was nominated for a 2015 Emmy Award for Best Documentary Series. His feature-length documentary filmography as cinematographer includes Nick Sherman’s ‘Soundtracker’ (2010), which was selected for Hot Docs, and Joshua Tickell and Rebecca Harrell Tickell’s ‘Pump’ (2014), which screened at the Zurich Film Festival. ‘All Passes By A Window That Doesn't Open’ is his feature directorial debut.
Best First Film - Visions du Réel 2017. Hot Docs 2017. CINÉDOC, Tbilisi 2017.