Film Festival Results
BENDING THE ARC
Directors: NULF, Jenny (Tugg EDU) DAVIDSON, Kief and KOS, Pedro
Writer: SHEPHERD STERN, Cori
Bending the Arc is a powerful documentary about the extraordinary team of doctors and activists behind Partners in Health - including Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Ophelia Dahl - whose work thirty years ago to save lives in a rural Haitian village grew into a global battle in the halls of power for the right to health for all. Epic, yet intimate, the film is a compelling argument for the power of collective and personal vision and will to turn the tide of history.
NAZARPOUR, Hosein (Cartoon3000 Animation Studio)
Rahim is a 25-year-old villager who’s lost his hands due to an electrocution incident in childhood. With a strong will, he’s using his feet instead to take care of his daily life as well as creating extraordinary fine art painting called “miniature.” He expresses himself through the miniatures. His life is a constant fight for survival.