Tag: Ela Bittencourt
Davi Pretto: Only the Fictions Can Heal UsApril 2014
Ela Bittencourt talks to the director about his film Castanha and the blurred lines between fiction and reality.
Radka Franczak: Painting the Past in a New RussiaNovember 2013
Ela Bittencourt talks to the director of Losing Sonia, a profile of an Orthodox nun and icon painter who reflects the changes in modern Russia.
Precarious GroundJuly 2012
Documentarian Annie Eastman tells the stories of families in Salvador’s palafitas—water slums built on piles of garbage—and confronts her outsider status.
Ela Bittencourt: After the RevolutionJune 2012
Mai Iskander, director of Words of Witness, talks with Ela Bittencourt about the reporting/activism dilemma, Egypt’s disappeared, and the rule of law under Morsi.