FIÃES opened VII environmental Film Festival

Tuesday 6 November 2018

With the aim of making a call to attention to the population through culture and art, through the film as a medium strategic to achieve awareness and sensitisation on fundamental issues for the quality of life of human beings and the planet the background of the initiative for the Americas, FIÃES opens, for the seventh consecutive year, FIÃES, top environmental Film Festival.

This activity has as main themes: the effects of climate change, pollution, indiscriminate use of chemicals and the consequences of the human footprint that affects mainly the planet's natural resources.

This year's Edition was coordinated in conjunction with the Cultural Center of Spain and with the support of agricultural Bank and includes other activities such as an introduction to the environmental documentary workshop, which were 3 short environmental films to be screened during the Film Festival. This workshop strengthened skills of 20 future producers of environmental documentaries and is made with the topics that should be disclosed. A child recycling workshop, will also perform at the Museum Tin Marin.

All the projections of this cycle have been awarded international prizes and participated in the most prestigious film festivals in the world.

To inaugurate the cycle, arises the Turkish production Grain and will continue with the documentaries: Landfill harmonic, Owino, Gran Chaco, A word to the wise and do water Trileros?. After each film will be a film forum to discuss the topic of each production.

The environmental film festival is one of the main activities of the programme of environmental culture of FIÃES, having as its primary objective to develop educational activities and raising awareness of global environmental issues and the country.

This activity is also part of the program national environmental of the Ministry of environment and natural resources, MARN, which has as one of its objectives the environmental awareness of the population.

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FILM GRAIN [Turkey, 2017] - drama, science fiction LANDFILL HARMONIC 2015 [Paraguay] - documentary OWINO 2017 [Spain] - documentary GRAN CHACO 2015 [Argentina] - documentary A WORD TO THE WISE [Spain] short TRILEROS OF WATER? [Spain, 2018] - documentary
PLACE Cinemark

The Gran Via

Taken House

Taken House

Taken House

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Taken House

OPENING HOURS: 7 PM 7 PM 7 PM 7 PM 7 PM 8 PM

The films of the festival programming is also available on the facebook page of FIÃES

http://bit.ly/FestivalCineFIAES