Hot Docs Festival

Some of the short films I watched during the 2022 Hot Docs Festival.

Ulisses – About an Orca and a trainer and a special bond.

Violet Gave Willingly – a disturbing film, a mother-daughter interview about the legacy of gender-based discrimination, sexism and sexual violence.

Living on the Threshold, Marine Chesnais, dancer and choreographer, situates her otherworldly performances underwater with no breathing apparatus. In preparation for new work, she travels to Réunion Island to dive with migrating humpback whales.

“American Scar”: The Environmental Tragedy of the Border Wall: Daniel Lombroso’s documentary, activists expose an ecocide at the U.S.-Mexico border that could alter the evolutionary future of North America.