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AWAKENING CITY presents an universal debate on the role of public spaces in contemporary cities, the conflicts of cars against people; malls against parks and squares; private against public; consumer against citizen; destructive urbanism against green areas. The documentary provides a set of international cases, strategies and proposals aiming full implementation of the Right to the City. Blending the Essay Film style with experimental tones, AWAKENING CITY is a WORLD PREMIERE of the FIRST FILM directed by Fernando Ramos, former Brazilian Critic, Script Writer and Assistant Director.

Information for the Audience: 

Directors: Fernando Ramos
Writers: Fernando Ramos, Rui N. Paes, Mateus Basso
Producers: Fernando Ramos, Rui N. Paes
Key cast: Juliette Binoche, Harold Lloyd, Edward G. Robinson, Allen Ginsberg, Jan Gehl


Information for theatres: 

Student project: No
Completion date: 2015-06-01
Shooting format: DIGITAL
Aspect ratio: 2:39
Film color: Black & White and Color
First-time filmmaker: Yes

Total votes: 1993