A fantastic opportunity to see an original music documentary showing us a school within Bombay’s Dharavi quarter, the largest slum in Asia. The observation of the children’s day-to-day life is combined with Bollywood-style choreographies, where the children tell us about their hopes and dreams through song. Directed by Brian Hill and Sam Bensead a multi award winning pair of directors.
There will also be a round table which reflects on the essence of the documentary: intervention versus observation with the following speakers:
Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami was born in Iran, she studied film and animation at the Tehran Art University. She is the director of Sonita, DocsBarcelona inaugural film.
Brian Hill has made more than 60 films for British television, picking up many international awards. Co-director of City of Dreams - A Musical, an original musical documentary.
Sean McAllister is a British filmmaker who continues to surprise and inspire audiences around the world. He is the director of the Syrian-winning: a love story.
26 May - A city of Dreams - Musical - 19:15h at Auditori del CCCB
27 May - Masterclass - 17:30h at la Pedrera