But Now is Perfect tells the story of how a small local village in the south of Italy opened up their community and welcomed refugees seeking a better future in Europe. But it is also a story about loss and tragedy.
Two important but very different documentaries from 2018 showcase the power of the short film form.
A film revealing the many faces of decades of organised crime in Southern Italy.
Acting in the name of human rights has become a criminal act in France.
Usually, the mafia is depicted as a men’s organization.
In Venice essay films show a resistance to the mainstream film industry. Remarkably, death is present in of a lot of the films, whether fiction, faction or documentary.