Sheffield DocFest 2020

More titles to be announced later in the year

View other Sheffield DocFest Films by strand: Exchange, Ghosts And Apparitions, Into The World, Rebellions, Rhyme & Rhythm

A Japanese Village (Nippon-Koku Furuyashiki-Mura) (Country: Japan; Year: 1982; Director: Ogawa Productions)
The rhythms of farming life.
Mother India (Country: India; Year: 1957; Director: Mehboob Khan; Writer: Wajahat Mirza, S. Ali Raza; Stars: Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar, Raaj Kumar, Kanhaiyalal Chaturvedi, Jilloo Maa, Kumkum, Chanchal, Sheela Naik, Mukri, Siddiqui, Ram Shastri, Fakir Mohammad, Geeta, Hameeda)
A poor villager is caught in the struggles of post-colonialism.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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