DOC NYC announced the full lineup of over 250 films and events for its eighth edition, running November 9 to 16 at the IFC Center in Greenwich Village and Chelsea’s SVA Theatre and Cinepolis Chelsea.
NAME OF FILM: AMAZONA
DIRECTOR(S): Clare Weiskopf
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: The director tries to make sense of the elder woman’s decision to leave her children behind to live in the jungle after a family tragedy.
La Chana by Lucija Stojevic has won the VPRO IDFA International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam Audience Award. La Chana is a portrait of flamenco queen ‘La Chana’, who returns to the stage after a 23-year absence.