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The Fence

Spain, 2005 (MIFF 2006, Documentary Shorts)

Director: Ricardo Iscar and Nacho Martin

In a timeless ritual, a school of giant tuna is encircled by a fence of fishing nets. As the nets tighten, the water boils and the slaughter begins. Winner of the Prix UIP Berlin Film Festival.


D/S Nacho Martin, Ricardo Iscar P Hector Faver, Joan Gonzales WS C.E.C.C Grup Cinema Art L Spanish w/English subtitles TD 35mm/col/2005/12mins

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