Back
See the trailer

GERMANY , Spain , United Kingdom | 86 minutes | 2017

“It’s about the journey, not the destination”: an adage that takes on its full meaning in this Don Quixote-inspired documentary. In defiance of his age, 73-year-old Manuel decides to leave Spain to follow a historical trail in the United States. But the journey would be unthinkable without his faithful burro, Gorrión . . . In this neo-realist road movie with echoes of the Old West, filmmaker Pereira blurs the boundaries between drama and non-fiction.

Programs

Friday October 6, 2017

Program #29
15:00
Cinéma du Parc 1

Monday October 9, 2017

Program #128
13:10
Cinéma du Parc 2

Chico Pereira

No biography

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Gabriel Molera
  • Interpreter Manuel Molera Aparicio, Mamen Gómez Heredia, Paca Molera Pereira

contact

  • Pascale Ramonda

recommended movies

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

Volubilis

O.V. Arabic | st English

A critique of brutal economic liberalism, through the prism of a disenchanted couple’s private tragedy. Six years after Mort à vendre, the Moroccan...

MOROCCO , France | 86 minutes | 2016

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

Ghost Hunting

O.V. Arabic | st English

Against the ever-shifting backdrop of global politics, a hard-hitting work on the trauma experienced by former Palestinian detainees held as enemies of the...

PALESTINE , France , Switzerland , Qatar | 86 minutes | 2017

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

300 Miles

O.V. Arabic | st English

In Aleppo, filmmaker and Al Jazeera/BBC journalist Orwa Al Mokdad turns his lens on the reality of war, conflict and the disillusionment of the combatants....

SYRIA , Lebanon | 86 minutes | 2016

x Close

Our newsletter

Stay connected

Sign-up for our newsletter to get all the latest Festival news!

Please fill this field Invalid first name
Please fill this field Invalid last name
Please fill this field Invalid email
Send You'll receive an email soon to confirm your subscription to our newsletter You are already subscribed to the newsletter