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Alentejo Documentary Film Festival

3rd edition

16 – 21 August 2022

Each night we present a short documentary film and a feature documentary.

We start at 20:30 and the program lasts for about 2 hours.

All films are English spoken or subtitled.

Tuesday 16 SPIRITUALITY

‘Introspection’ Two pilgrims travel India,

the Himalayas and Nepal, meeting searchers for spiritual wisdom from east and west 

Wednesday 17 BACK TO NATURE, PERMACULTURE

‘A Simpler Way’ A community of idealists responds to the global crisis by returning to nature, permaculture and natural building

Thursday 18 ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION

Different ways to school children. Short film from Tamera. Feature: ‘When I feel that I already know’ (Brasil, Portuguese spoken, English subtitled)

Friday 19 GREEN ENERGY

 ‘Planet of the Humans’ from Michael Moore. Is the green transition working? Or are we being fooled? A provocative film.

Saturday 20 SOCIAL MEDIA

‘The Social Dilemma’ Former executives and developers from Silicon Valley speak out about the dangers of social media.

Sunday 21 CLIMATE

Feature documentary about the life and message of world famous environment activist Greta Thunberg

Tickets: 2 € (incl. 1 drink). 

Please book ahead via aledocfestival@gmail.com 

Location: the old school of Monte da Estrada (on the Relíquias to São Luís road).

No dogs, no smoking please! All screenings are in the open air, so bring something warm to wear…

You can park at A Seara, the local café.