DOCUMENTALES Jueves 26 Sección Oficial

SOUKEINA, 4400 DÍAS DE NOCHE

Thursday, April 26th | 19.00 h | Multicines Atlántida

Duration: 28’
Country: Spain
Direction and screenplay: Laura Sipán
Photography: Laura Sipán and Costis Mitsotakis
Music: Clem Leek & The Echelon Effect

Synopsis: After the Moroccan military occupation of Western Sahara, hundreds of people were forced to disappear in underground jails. Soukeina is one of those people, she had been missing for 10 years. When she came out, her world was shattered to pieces.

Director’s bio-filmography:

She’s a TV content coordinator, creative advisor for documentary films (one of them was given an award at Sundance 2013) and director at Aragón TV. Her first short film, “El talento de las moscas”, was awarded in 23 festivals. In 2015, she was given an ESoDoc grant for documentary film makers specialised in human rights. She has directed documentary feature films “El Hombre y la Música” and “Sobre la misma tierra”.