:I'M NOT FROM HERE / YO NO SOY DE AQUÍ
Chile/Denmark/Lithuania, 2015, 26 min
I'M NOT FROM HERE - International Trailer (2016) from Im Not From Here / Documentary on Vimeo.
An 88-year-old Basque native, Josebe, lives in a nursing home in Chile. She’s obsessed with finding out where the rest of the elder people she lives with comes from. Everyone tells her that they are Chilean, not Spanish as she is. Josebe insists on thinking about her youth in the Basque Country. After a full year living in that house, she struggles to remember that she is living in a nursing home. After 70 years in Chile, she still lively remembers her homeland.
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Born in 1980, Giedrė Žickytė is a Lithuanian film director and producer. She graduated with an MA in Visual Arts from the Vilnius Art Academy in 2007 and has been working in the international documentary film market since 2010.
Maite Alberdi is a Chilean director and producer. She studied Film and Aesthetics at the Universidad Católica de Chile. As a director she has developed a highly particular style that achieves an intimate portrayal of the characters she works with through everyday stories in small-scale worlds.
Krakow Short Film Nominee. Best Short - Sheffield DocFest 2016. Best Short, Audience Award - Documenta Madrid 2016. HotDocs 2016. Visions du Reel 2016. Gent FF 2016.
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