On Power

General Information

Original Title
Del Poder
Author/Creator
Zavan director
Language
Italian, English, French.
Subtitles
English
Published
Spain; Rosebud Films SL: 2011.
Physical Description
DVD (72 min.)

Contents/Summary

Summary
The film follows the 27th G8 Summit riots in Genoa, Italy in 2001. The confrontation between the State and social movements revealed the true nature of power. The police repression was the response to the most numerous protest that had been experienced so far. Three hundred thousand demonstrators faced the most violent side of democracy. From images of these events, taken from the most diverse sources, the film reflect in a general way on democracy, power and its symbols, the role of the media, violence, while posing a reflection on the cinematographic language and its possibilities.

Subjects

Genre
Documentary films

Bibliographic Information

Title Translation
On Power

Holdings

Item Type Current Location Collection Call Number Volume Info Shelving Location Public Note
DVD-ROMOSA Film LibraryOSA Film LibraryFL Record 5215Audio Visual-