Official Selections – Roma Cinema DOC 2019

Roma Cinema DOC is a Film Festival based in Italy, that features the best short films, documentaries and web series from around the world. All entries counts as Official Selections. Judges will select at least 15 best films of each category that will be given the distinction of an Official Finalist of the annual event. On January 22th 2019 will announce the Winners that will be screened during the Roma Cinema DOC 2019. The best film of the year will win 500,00€.

Important dates:

NOTIFICATIONS:
January 12, 2019 Notification Date FINALISTS
January 22, 2019 Notification Date WINNERS ROMA CINEMA DOC 2019

EVENT:
February 9, 2019 Event Date ROMA CINEMA DOC 2019

 

Official Selections – Roma Cinema DOC 2019


ANIMATION

  • AILAN by Jubrail Abubaker Rahman , Iraq
  • Big Pasta – The Jazzy, Cigar-Chomping, Honky-Tonk Musical by Charles Mandracchia , United States
  • BLUE MOON by Andrea Moneta , Italy
  • CUBAN QUEENS by Warren Bass , United States
  • Determination by Anna Tkebuchava , United States
  • Secret by Roberto Lopez Saavedra , Chile
  • Slam Bang Blue by Zeina Barakeh , United States
  • Supernaked by Fabian Lang , Austria
  • The Best Gift by Maria Niazmand , Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • The Secret of Time by Ludovica di Biase , Italy
  • First Medicine; The long Man by Joseph Erb , United States
  • Synchronicity by Michelle Brand , United Kingdom
  • Little Fiel by Irina Patkanian , United States
  • Phantom Lover by Roberta Kavendek , Frank Cromer , United States


EXPERIMENTAL

  • Cannot Predict Now by Kimberly Burleigh , United States
  • DANCE IN PEACE by Massimo Moretto (in art Biancoleone) , Italy
  • Dante’s Infernal Journey by Boris Acosta , United States
  • Dead Language by Alexis Roitman , Spain
  • Disha’s Boat by Amit Kapoor , India
  • Dreaming in March by , China
  • Execution by Alberto Martín-Aragón , Spain
  • Frame by Andres Ramirez , Canada
  • Fun to Cook “World’s Best Food” by Dongjun Kim , United States
  • Mystic Coffee by Alberto Martín-Aragón , Spain
  • Nena & Dave Stewart: “Be my Rebel” by Virgil Widrich , Germany
  • PERCHTA by Anna-Maria Montonen, André Vauthey , Switzerland
  • Retrocausalities by Fabian Forban , Germany
  • Shadow by Sofia Kalogianni , Greece
  • smart dress is absolutely essential by Slawomir Milewski , United Kingdom
  • Sonja by Maroš Milčík , Slovakia
  • TOSYA by Barbosa Alexis , France
  • “Chinese Angel” in two parts by Mimi garrard , United States
  • Alice after Wonderland by Andrea Guerrero , Mexico
  • Yes, You Should Expect Delays by Douglas Porter , Canada


INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY

  • “Escape from Troy” (full length version) by Peter Dzogaba , Not Specified
  • 9/8 ZENNE by Ragıp TARANÇ , Turkey
  • A Feeling for Leaving by Dan Boord, Luis Valdovino , United States
  • Beyond the Rain by Sara Gjesdal , Norway
  • BÎR (WELL) by Veysi Altay , Turkey
  • Black Grass by Rachel Yurkovich , United States
  • Chiseled by Ram Alladi , United States
  • Covered with the blood of Jesus by tommaso cotronei , Italy
  • Craigleith Heritage Depot: The Apple Industry by Tom Strnad, Tracey Strnad , Canada
  • Dante’s Inferno – Abandon All Hope by Boris Acosta , United States
  • Easter Island by De Zaklika , Poland
  • Equal by Melih Kosif , Turkey
  • Escape from Troy by Peter Dzogaba , Russian Federation
  • Filipina by Maribel Apuya , United States
  • Forgiveness: The Secret of Peace by Patrick Long, Katsey Long , United States
  • HOW MUCH… by antonio guadalupi, Fr. Francis Rozario , Italy
  • Human Energy by Adam Dzienis , United Kingdom
  • Inside the Dog’s Head by Raquel Almeida Prado , Brazil
  • La Flor Settlers by Florencia Bohtlingk , Argentina
  • Leftovers by Erkan Tahhuşoğlu , Turkey
  • Mangrove, The sacrifice of a land by Alain Chaviano Aldonza , Ecuador
  • Mata Hari, The Naked Spy by Susan Wolf, Machiel Amorison , France
  • Midas by Victoria Babkina , Russian Federation
  • Moving Canvas by Mridul Mamun , Bangladesh
  • My Tourette’s by Alessandro Molatore , United States
  • NEW CITY MAP by Giorgia Dal Bianco , Italy
  • Omsk.The third capital by Vladimir Shakhbaz (Nesterov), Andrey Sentsov , Russian Federation
  • Porque era ela by Luciana Vieira , Brazil
  • Remake of a summer by Bragard Magali, Enjolras Séverine , France
  • Searching for Abbas Kiarestami by MALAS TWINS , Syrian Arab Republic
  • SEVEN WOMEN by Yvonne Scio , Italy
  • Skygods by grant faint , Canada
  • Sleepers in Venice by Steve M. Choe , Korea, Republic of
  • T R A N S M U T I S by Daniel Emanuel Mechoulam Castillero , Mexico
  • The Battle of Jerash by Carlos Cabrera , United States
  • The Tribal Scoop by beeswaranjan pradhan , India
  • These Beds Together by Matthew Raudsepp, Alex McCooeye , Canada
  • TIGERNUT (Homeland of the wholehearted women) by Antxon Monforte , Spain
  • To the Brink and Back (English Dubbed) by The Church of Almighty God , Korea, Republic of
  • Vote For Me – Italy’s Migrant Crisis Fuels Election Campaign by Claudio Lavanga , Italy
  • We are not a nuisance! by Chan Chow Wah , Singapore
  • We Are One – blood drum spirit by Sara Pettinella , United States
  • We are soldiers by Svetlana Smirnova , France
  • TORE, THE SKY & THE SEA by Maria Mogren, Jens von Larcher , Germany
  • Ciano: A fisherman’s tale by MARCO VITALE, ELENA GROSSO , United States
  • Nothing has to be Official by Irma Oldenburg , Netherlands
  • San Cipriano Road by Lea Schlude , Italy
  • The One Who Holds Sovereignty Over Everything(60′) by The Church of Almighty God , Korea, Republic of
  • The Monk from the Holy Land by Nizan Lotem , Israel
  • IKEA for YU by Marija Ratkovic Vidakovic, Dinka Radonic , Croatia
  • Like Gold, Like Grey by Zi Wei , China


INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM

  • 25 by JAN PREDAN ZVONAR , Slovenia
  • A Long Telescope by Xin Fan , China
  • Abrakadabra by Benedykt , United Kingdom
  • BETWEEN by Andre Ben Birken , Takis Panas , Portugal
  • Bus for all by Gautier Blazewicz , France
  • Damian by José Luis Anaya , Mexico
  • Definitely Soy by Ruben Zaccaroni , United States
  • DisAstro by Leo Metcalf , Greece
  • Disclosure by T.J. Penton , United States
  • Dream of Championship (2017) by Sophia Ehrnrooth , Finland
  • Every minute alone by Patricio Mosse, Carlos Dorna , Argentina
  • Frame by Andres Ramirez , Canada
  • Gaslighting by Tina Matzat , Germany
  • Gloomy Sunday by Carlos Fabris , Brazil
  • HALF ORPHAN by JUSTIN CHAKKALAKKAL , India
  • How to become famous in the Internet by Vincent Eckert , Lukas Mohl , Germany
  • Just One Word by Jani Lauzon , Canada
  • Listek by Jonas Mohamadi , Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Luna by Chou Yu Cheng , Taiwan
  • Me And Daddy ( Main aur papa ) by RAJA RAM MUKERJI , India
  • Never Forget by Conor Quinn , Ireland
  • Nola by Vishishta Ramanathan , Australia
  • Panettone by Roberto Minelli , United Kingdom
  • Red Carpet by MALAS TWINS , Syrian Arab Republic
  • Sean’s Ideas by Bao Zhu , Ireland
  • Shadow by Sofia Kalogianni , Greece
  • Shattering by Keyan Miao , United States
  • Silence, Before Rain by Jason Sklaver , Not Specified
  • Star Wars: Dresca by Jessica Champneys , United States
  • Supernaked by Fabian Lang , Austria
  • Ta gemista (Salted) by Bletas Ioannis , Greece
  • Tale of the Kite by Michael Fallavollita , United States
  • Tapferkeit by Joseph Quinn , United States
  • The Bell by Balamurugan , Malaysia
  • The Caterer’s Reckoning by Jonah Jones , United Kingdom
  • The First Timer by Dae Ryun Chang , Korea, Republic of
  • The Four Loves by Stefan Meylaers , Belgium
  • The Inner Circle by Biplab Sanyal , Sweden
  • The Intersecting Lines by 王明端 , China
  • The Joy Block by Joanie Fox , United States
  • The Singer by Steven Swancoat , United States
  • Triggered by christophe le jeune , Canada
  • Ukraine. Standing tall by Andrey Sentsov , Russian Federation
  • Unspoken thoughts by Edvin Eriksson , Sweden
  • Üus Wejxia. Land and Oblivion by Mauricio Acosta , Colombia
  • VIEW by Rui Wang , Canada
  • Vlad by Andrew Dobson, Roger Oldham , United Kingdom
  • Whales the shortfilm by Nora Jaenicke , Italy
  • What wouldn’t I give for the memory by Martín Miguel Pereira , Argentina
  • The Chocolate Shop by Ian Walker , United States
  • Wishful Thinking by Dennis Nap , Netherlands
  • Azzurro by Jeneffa Soldatic , Australia
  • Vultur by Baris Fert, Hikmet Guler , Turkey
  • The Game of the Clock by Michele Olivieri , United Kingdom
  • AB MUJHE UDNAA HAI – Let me soar high by Suujoy J. Mukerji , India
  • The Wolf by Jamie Knox , Canada
  • My Father and JFK by Jamison M LoCascio , United States
  • Jasmine throes by Alaa Al Sehnawi , Syrian Arab Republic
  • What’s the way by Mariia Semenova , Russian Federation
  • The Sorrow of our House by Kirsten Gainet , Russian Federation
  • Off The Grid by Sarah Hassan , United Arab Emirates
  • Unspoken by Samia Badih , United Arab Emirates
  • M1-KØ by Fahad Shaikh , United Arab Emirates
  • Ranapakhara by Swapna Kurup , United Arab Emirates
  • The Hit by Kieran Freemantle , United Kingdom
  • NENYUKOV’S DREAM by Elena Vasyukova , Russian Federation
  • Joyce the shortfilm by Nora Jaenicke , United States
  • Fine Dust by Austin G Mackell , Australia
  • Boo-boo don’t go away by Fumito Fushi , Japan
  • Tokyo Sava Doll by Fumito Fushi , Japan
  • The Delivery by Yazan Al Ghazzawi , Jordan
  • Like Gold, Like Grey by Zi Wei , China
  • Pinky Promise by Tam Sainsbury , Australia


ITALIAN DOCUMENTARY

  • “Pedaling the island” a bike trip in Iceland by Eric Tornaghi , Italy
  • My war is not over by Bruno Bigoni , Italy
  • Tobaccoland by Lucia Braccalenti , Italy
  • Tobo. Four Wodaabe girls at Niamey. by Francesco Sincich , Italy
  • Voices from the inside by Michele Imperio , Italy
  • Watch The Tempo by Daniele Lince, Elena Beatrice , Italy
  • Waves: The other face of Italian Music by Francesco Ferraris, Marco D’Almo , Italy
  • WHITE GOLD by Damiano Monaco , Italy
  • The Recipe by Giordano Acquaviva, Italy
  • The Detachment by Andrea Piretti , Italy
  • The Canvas by Salvatore Garau , Italy
  • “The African” by Laura Mandolesi Ferrini, Gaetano Del Mauro , Italy
  • URBANO by Giuseppe Di Renzo , Italy


ITALIAN SHORT FILM

  • The deserter by Daniele Ricci, Federica Bertellotti , Italy
  • Addicted by Federico Falcioni , Italy
  • AQUAPARK JUMBO by Mauro Falsini , Italy
  • BALO by Marco Di Gerlando, Ludovica Gibelli , Italy
  • Chrysalis by Davide Como , Italy
  • domus amoris by Maria Verde , Italy
  • DOUBLE EYE by Michele Catelani , Italy
  • Eudaimonia by Giacomo De Bello , Italy
  • EYES by Maria Laura Moraci , Italy
  • IN…COSCIENZA (UN…CONSCIOUSNESS) by Gennaro Iago Esposito , Italy
  • La Cura by Angelo Frezza , Italy
  • La premiata compagnia Mastrosimone by Giovanni Battista Origo , Italy
  • LaFratellAnsia – You Have to Go and Visit Mum by Lorenzo Lombardi Dallamano , Italy
  • Lion by Davide Melini , Italy
  • Lypso by Vincenzo Capaldo , Italy
  • Notturna (Nocturne) by Giuseppe Onelia , Italy
  • One day One Man by Nuanda J Louie , Italy
  • Panic Love by Cristian Patanè , Italy
  • Persona by Dan Blasterio , Italy
  • Ray of Light by Romolo Pompa , Italy
  • Sachertorte by Leopoldo Medugno , Italy
  • Sam by Rosanna Reccia, Alberto Vianello , Italy
  • Teatro a Palazzo by Roberto Caldi , Italy
  • The Demon Of The Water by CRISTIAN TOMASSINI , Italy
  • The Five Fingers Of The Devil by Lucia Braccalenti , Italy
  • The Great Ride by Filippo Cinotti , Italy
  • The Secret of Time by Ludovica di Biase , Italy
  • They will come to you (short) by Martina Tormena , Italy
  • Time Lapse by Pietro di Bari , Italy
  • Tractor at First Sight by Gianmarco Rotondo , Italy
  • Under your skin by Felice Antignani , Italy
  • The trench by Giulio Donato , Italy
  • The Marvellous Story of the Thrown Potato by Edoardo Nepote , Italy
  • Today is a beautiful day by Carmine Faiella , Italy
  • Il natale di Greta by Lorenzo Trane , Italy
  • TangoX by Alessandra Guarino , Italy
  • A Day at a Time – Un Giorno alla Volta by Carmelo Segreto , Italy
  • The Burraco’s Game by Riccardo Cerolini , Italy
  • Consequences by Giulio Maria Cavallini , Italy
  • Corduroy by Francesco Mucci , Italy
  • We listen by Roberta De Paoli , Italy
  • Risorse umane by Giovanni Conte , Italy
  • Ronald the clown by Silvia Bisordi , Italy


ONE MINUTE FILM

  • A Fool and His Money by Jeff Vande Zande , United States
  • A Little Beetle by Elene Sebiskveradze , Georgia
  • Bringing schools where there are none! by Gianmarco D’Agostino , Italy
  • CIUDADES by ILEANA ANDREA GÓMEZ GAVINOSER , Argentina
  • Devil’s work by Višeslav Radić , Croatia
  • Eleven Eleven by Jeff Vande Zande , United States
  • GROW by Stefano Barci , Italy
  • Memoirs by , Italy
  • MI DI WORM no. 10 by Barbara Peikert , Switzerland
  • The Monster by Javier F. Espadas , Spain
  • Transference by Chris May , United States
  • traum(A)novelle by Francesco Faralli , Italy
  • The time has gone. by Tisya Sharma , Australia
  • State of Stillness by Camiel Zwart , Netherlands


SHORT SHORT

  • Adult Supervision by Daniel Castro, Rinee Shah , United States
  • Awakening – as told by Roman Toi by Kalli Paakspuu , Canada
  • CORDELIA by Tommaso Cuneo, Lorenzo Lattanzi , Italy
  • Goat on a Scooter by Louis Benoit, Chermagne Barnachea , United Kingdom
  • Guidelines to hikers by Pekka Honkakoski , Finland
  • Happy Birthday by Ji-Hoo Ham , Korea, Republic of
  • How I Learned to Stop Worrying About Thieves by Lorenzo Follari , United Kingdom
  • INSIDE THE FEAR by , Italy
  • INSOMNIA by Andrii Andreiev, Olga Andreieva , Ukraine
  • limbo by gokce erenmemisoglu , Turkey
  • Owl by Cédric Friedli, Yann Moeckli , Switzerland
  • PLANET 50-50 by Natasha Dematra , Indonesia
  • Rise by Darcy Miller , United States
  • Saba Dolls ’19 by Fushi , Japan
  • Stage Fright by Jamie Gyngell , United Kingdom
  • Sunny With a Chance… by s/n , United States
  • The choice by Alberto Vianello , Italy
  • The flying of Leaves ( IL VOLO DELLE FOGLIE) by FABIO TERIACA , Italy
  • The Hunt (La Chasse) – 5 minute cut by Bensalem Mitchell , United Kingdom
  • Timing by Anna Tyko , United Kingdom
  • Tunnel Vision by Roberto DALMONTE , Italy
  • Venus’ Dream by Ciro Scognamiglio , Italy
  • VOICE IN THE ATTIC – Biz by BC Bogey , Germany
  • Wash It! (Leang Sam Art!) WaterAid Cambodia Music Video by Darren Teale (Junction 15 Productions), Suzanne James (Junction 15 Productions) , Cambodia
  • Wlodzimierz Sierpinski by Adam Bartoszewicz, Paweł Dudko , Poland
  • The Unattended by Paul Kelly , United States
  • Digital Age by Piripinghi (Sonia De Nicolo) , United States
  • Ferocia by Nunzio Santoro, Carlo De Santis, Maria Pia Ferrante , Italy
  • Threat Count – Tao of Bobo by Daniel Appleby , United States
  • CARGO by Kelly Hargraves , Canada
  • In a Beat by Tullio Imperatore, Francesco Mucci , Italy
  • Silent Ruin by Jonah Jones , United Kingdom


STUDENT FILM

  • ABALON by Vahid Keshavarz , United Kingdom
  • Actor by Çağatay Çelikbaş , Turkey
  • Butterflies by Abby Boyce , United States
  • Chrysalis by Davide Como , Italy
  • Embers by Marnix Sixma , Netherlands
  • First Love by Jules Carrin , Switzerland
  • Frame by Andres Ramirez , Canada
  • LAX–>TYO, JAPAN with lachsa logo by Kohryu Lippit , United States
  • Nativity of Me by Ava Blakeslee-Carter , United States
  • Our Horizon by Jack Szynaka, Nikki Conero , United States
  • OVERDOSE by Emre Yapici , Turkey
  • Parted by Benjamin Nimac , Austria
  • Scale 6 by Danilo Corbellini Scarcia, Antonio Genovese, Cristian Gazzanni, Rinaldo D’Incecco, Sara Vitale , Italy
  • Swift by Byeo Ri Kim, Hae Deun Woo and Ye Bin Ahn , United States
  • Tastes Like Chicken by Solomon Wasko , Austria
  • The Secret of Time by Ludovica di Biase , Italy
  • Un Piéce by Kennedy Salloum , Canada
  • Lucas’ World by Thomas Hirgorom , France
  • Departures by Nicolas Morganti Patrignani , Italy
  • AFFOGARE (Drown) by Marco Berton Scapinello , Italy
  • 14:26 CEST by Florinda Ciucio , Italy
  • With Love, Joey. by Joey Ooi Bee Law , Malaysia
  • TIABD – TODAY IS A BAD DAY by Samuele Picarelli Perrotta , Italy
  • Mission Ouroboros by Xingyu Li , United States


WEB SERIES

  • Anxiety & I by Christopher Sampson , Australia
  • Blackbetty by Marco North , Russian Federation
  • Bukowski – Web Serie by Giuseppe Violano , Italy
  • Diva’s Perfect Posse: Perfect Pasqua by Tim Nenninger , United States
  • Fuori sede (webserie) by Marco Latour , Italy
  • Heart Burn by Christina Corcoran , United States
  • Little Sista by Charmaine Bingwa, Reece A Jones , Australia
  • My Little Boys- The Lucky Cockroach by , Taiwan
  • One Bird at a Time – Teamwork by Darcy Miller , United States
  • One minute by Cynthia Kasparian , Lebanon
  • Rudi (episode 1) by Piernicola Arena e Lillo Venezia , Italy
  • Tales From Pussy Willow – Parents Chat by Kate Jessop , United Kingdom
  • Skampia – The Series by Andrea Rosario Fusco , Italy
  • Credici- 13 Reasons Guai by Alessandro Fabrizio , Italy