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Round Tables

Fribourg: Place of cinema

First encounter of Fribourg’s filmmakers
Tuesday 20.03 | 16:00-17:30 | ARENA 7 | Free entry
Moderation: Philippe Huwiler, RadioFr.
Langue: French, simultaneous translation to German

This round table will be held in French.

The round table will be followed by the screening of Sarah joue un loup-garou (19:30 ARENA 5)

Fribourg Tourisme
© Fribourg Tourisme

New Territory : Mongolia

Wednesday 21.03 | 18:30-20:00 | ARENA 7 | Free entry
Moderation: Delphine Jeanneret,
curator and programmer at Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Open Doors reading committee at Festival del Film Locarno
Language: English, simultaneous interpretation to French

Guests:
Ariunaa Tserenpil
, Executive Director of the Arts Council of Mongolia 2002-2015, member of the International Jury at FIFF 2018, producer of Remote control and Passion
Byamba Sakhya, producer of Passion and Remote Control
Batbayar Chogsom
, director of Out of Paradise
Byambasuren Davaa
, director of The Story of the Weeping Camel (L’histoire du chameau qui pleure)
Gabriella Spirli
, Director of Cooperation / Consul General at the Swiss Cooperation Office of the Embassy of Switzerland in Mongolia

This round table, in attendance of three directors and a producer from Mongolia and the Director of Cooperation / Consul General at the Swiss Cooperation Office of the Embassy of Switzerland in Mongolia, deals with the new Mongolian Cinema. Where is the Mongolian film industry standing today? How is this cinematography perceived in the country itself and elsewhere? What are its influences? These and other questions will allow us to understand the seventh art from the other side of the world.

The round table will be followed by the screenings of Passion (20:45 Rex 3) and Out of Paradise (21:00 ARENA 7).

fifforum mongolei

Decryption: 200 candles for Nova Friburgo

Thursday 22.03 | 17:30–19:00 | ARENA 7 | Free entry
Moderation: Charles Grandjean, La Liberté
Languages: French and Portuguese, Translation to French

This round table will be held in French and Portuguese.

The round table will be followed by the screening of the short film programme Nova Friburgo-Fribourg (20:15 ARENA 7).

The Black Hen
The Black Hen, Min Bahadur Bham

Festival International de Films de Fribourg

33e 15 > 23.03 2019

Esplanade de l'Ancienne Gare 3
Case postale 550
1701 Fribourg - Suisse
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