Edition 20: 6-14 August, 2021

Balkan Dox

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United States, Denmark, Norway, Zimbabwe
2021 — 130 min / Colour

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Synopsis

Zimbabwe is at a crossroads. The leader of the opposition MDC party, Nelson Chamisa, challenges the old guard ZANU-PF led by Emmerson Mnangagwa, known as "The Crocodile." The election tests both the ruling party and the opposition.

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Directors' Biography

Camilla NIELSSON - Born in Copenhagen (Denmark) in 1977. She is a documentary film director from Tisch School of the Art and has a Master in visual anthropology from New York University (NYU). Since 2000 she has been working as an independent filmmaker and a media consultant for UNESCO and UNICEF. DEMOCRATS (2014) PRESIDENT (2020) Among others, she has directed a documentary trilogy about children's rights: "Good Morning Afghanistan" (2003), "Durga" (2004) and "The Children of Dafur" (2005).

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Director

Camilla Nielsson

Producer

Signe Byrge Sørensen

Joslyn Barnes

Cinematography

Henrik Bohn Ipsen

Editing

Jeppe Bødskov

Sound

Håkon Lammetun

Screenings & Awards

Sundance FF, United States, 2021
World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award

CPH:DOX , Denmark, 2021

DocAviv FF, Israel, 2021

DOK.fest München FF, Germany, 2021