Category: FIVARS 2016

Nobel's Nightmare screenshot

Title: Nobel’s Nightmare
DIR: Chamsy Sarkis
Country: USA | RT: 5m
Production Company: SmartNews Agency

One of the world’s oldest city and for many years the heart of the Syrian economy, Aleppo is now ravaged by war. This immersive footage was shot with the Syrian Civil Defense teams of Aleppo, the unarmed volunteers performing search and rescue, recently nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. Filmed in 360°, the video is an insight on their every day struggle and a visit through the devastated city. The film includes include interviews with White Helmets as well as scenes of bombings and the rescue of those trapped in the rubble.

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The Closet from Canadian Film Centre

Title: The Closet
DIR: Ian Tuason
Country: Canada | RT: 5m5s
Production Company: CFC Media Lab

A young man investigates strange supernatural forces in his new home when he discovers an even stronger, insatiable force where he least expects it.

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WildThings

Title: Wild Things
DIR: Tristan and Andrew
Country: Canada | RT: 5m30s
Production Company: Cream Productions

Actor Dominic Monaghan (Lord of the Rings, Lost) explores some of the most remote corners of far-flung countries across the globe. as he searches for the largest, weirdest and most intense creatures alive.

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