2017 Trenton Film Festival | Saturday Feature Documentary #1
5:00 pm Saturday Feature Documentary #1
(dir. Gung-Kai Koo, US, 3 minutes)
This animated short is the filmmakers graduation film about positivity, negativity, and the opposite but complementary relationship between them.
Aranceri Battle of the Oranges
(dir. Erasmus Talbot, Sweden, 23 minutes)
The Battle of the Oranges is a unique carnival held each year in Ivrea, Italy. Celebrating the 12th century revolt of the people against a local tyrant, for three days the main squares in the old town become a temporary battleground for thousands of orange throwers. The film follows three of these combatants their stories and their love for the orange battle.
(dir. Zeljko M. Mirkovic, Serbia, 74 minutes)
Though now poor and deserted, Rogljevo, Serbia was incredibly prosperous a century ago, producing wines found at exhibitions in Bordeaux and Paris. When a French family moves in to grow grapes and produce wine, they believe they have discovered a promised land, one of the top five wine regions in Europe. Their arrival sparks high hopes with some villagers and great resistance and mistrust with others.
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Trenton, NJ 08608
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