Attending: Ana Vicente (Head of Sales), Cleo Veger (Sales Executive)

dates: 15-18 October 

booth: P-1.A92

meeting requests: cleo@dogwoof.com

Kleptocrats - Dogwoof Documentary

UPCOMING

Society / Political / Crime / Investigation

THE KLEPTOCRATS

A film by Havana Marking & Sam Hobkinson

84' | UK, USA | 2018 | HD

A Malaysian wealth fund is looted of US$3.5 billion. With little to go on, dogged investigative reporters from The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Hollywood Reporter retrace the dirty money, via real estate deals and movie financing including “The Wolf of Wall Street”, back to the top echelons of the Malaysian government.

Society / Political / nature / aNIMALS

When Lambs Become Lions

A film by Jon Kasbe

"A genuine dramatic punch"

Screen Daily

52', 79' | USA | 2018 | HD

In the Kenyan bush, a small-time ivory dealer fights to stay on top while forces mobilize to destroy his trade. When he turns to his younger cousin, a conflicted wildlife ranger who hasn’t been paid in months, they both see a possible lifeline. Read more…

 
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IN PRODUCTION - DUE 2019

cinema

WOMEN MAKE FILM: A NEW ROAD MOVIE THROUGH CINEMA

A film by Mark Cousins

16 X 60’ |  UK | 2019 | HD

Over a thousand film clips spanning 13 decades, across 5 continents, over 16 hours, Women Make Film is an epic exploration of cinema history through the lens of some the world’s greatest directors – all women. Narrated by Tilda Swinton, Jane Fonda and more, shot and edited by Mark Cousins - life, love, politics, humour and death, are all explored and examined in this cinematic road-trip like no other. Read more…

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sports

Maiden

A film by Alex Holmes

93' | UK | 2018 | HD

The incredible, against-all-odds story of sailor Tracy Edwards, who skippered the first all-female international crew in the 1989 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. Read more…

Society / Political

UNDER THE WIRE

A film by Chris Martin

"Gripping”

Screen Daily

 
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93’ | Uk | 2018 | HD

Legendary war correspondent Marie Colvin and photographer Paul Conroy were no strangers to danger but their last mission together would shock the world, this is the story of that fatal, final mission. An adaptation of Conroy's book, Chris Martin's film unfolds like a thriller showing the horrors that those who risk their lives to uncover the truth endure. Read more…

 
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Society

GENERATION WEALTH

A film by Lauren Greenfield

108' | USA | 2017 | HD

Generation Wealth is the fruition of a twenty-five-year documentary inquiry into what has been called “the influence of affluence”. In the era when Donald Trump becomes president, Lauren Greenfield's film is a searing exploration of the aspiration for wealth. Read more…

 ★★★★

The Observer

 

 

 

 
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Auteurs / CINEMA

THE EYES OF ORSON WELLES

A film by Mark Cousins

"Intriguing and illuminating" 

The Hollywood Reporter

 

115’ | UK | 2018 | HD

Filmmaker Mark Cousins dives deep into the visual world of legendary director and actor Orson Welles to reveal a portrait of the artist as he’s never been seen before – through his own eyes, sketched with his own hand, painted with his own brush. Read more…

 
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SPORTs / ARTS & CULTURE

BALLET NOW

A film by Steven Cantor

"Brings together the world’s foremost dance talent"

Deadline

74', 52' | Usa | 2018 | HD

Produced by Emmy-winning Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men, The Handmaid's Tale) and directed by Steven Cantor (Dancer), the film portrays the groundbreaking dance series Ballet Now which unites the world’s foremost dance talent for an international collaboration. Read more…

 
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human interest

AMéRICA

A film by Erick Stoll & Chase Whiteside

★★★★

"Blows up an intimate family portrait"  

The Guardian

76', 52' | USA | 2018 | HD

América is the uplifting, soulful story of three brothers who are brought together to care for their charismatic 93- year-old grandmother, América. The brothers, who are still young men, must confront the chasm between adolescent yearning and adult responsibilities as they learn to provide for her daily needs. Read more…

 

HUMAN INTEREST

FOR THE BIRDS

A film by Richard Miron

"Consistently engrossing"

Screen Daily

90’ | USA | 2017 | HD

A woman's love for her pet chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys—all 200 of them—ignites a battle with local animal rescuers and puts her marriage in jeopardy. Read more…

 
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MUSIC

MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A.

A film by Steve Loveridge

★★★★

"It's a thrill"

The Guardian

 

 

95’ | Sri Lanka, UK, USA | 2018 | HD

Drawn from a never-before-seen cache of personal footage spanning decades, MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. is an intimate portrait of the Sri Lankan artist and musician who continues to shatter conventions. Read more…

 
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current affairs / tv

commander arian

A film by Alba Sotorra

★★★★

Now Toronto

77’, 52’ | GERMANY, Spain, Syria | 2018 | HD

On the frontline of the Syrian war, a 30-year-old commander leads her female battalion to retake an ISIS-controlled city and emerges severely wounded, forcing her to redefine herself in this empowering tale of emancipation and freedom. Read more…

 
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ARTS & CULTURE

The price of everything

A film by Nathaniel Kahn

"Brilliant and captivating"

Variety

 

99' | USA | 2018 | HD

Deep dive into the rarefied world of contemporary art where everything can be bought and sold, The Price of Everything is a stunning expose of the role of art in today’s consumerist society. Read more…

 
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SPORTs

CHI-TOWN

A film by Nick Budabin

 "It’s such a thrill to watch"

IndieWire

 

82' | USA | 2018 | HD

An underdog basketball player from Chicago goes on a meteoric rise to become one of the best college point guards in the nation. But while he pursues dreams of the NBA, his success contrasts with the effects of gun violence on his friends back home. Read more…

 
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in production - DUE 2019

JOHN + BJÖRN

A film by Paul Bell & Rasmus Dinesen

90' | uk, DENMARK | 2019 | HD

For the first time, the real story of John McEnroe and Björn Borg’s fierce rivalry is told in this all-archival documentary feature. Read more…

in production - DUE 2019

THE CULT OF THE FAMILY X 3

A film by Rosie Jones

 3 x 59' | AUSTRALIA | 2019 | HD

A three part incendiary, shocking investigation into the rise and fallout of of Australia’s most notorious cults, The Family. Read more…

fashion

WESTWOOD: PUNK, ICON, ACTIVIST

A film by Lorna Tucker

78’, 53' | Uk | 2018 | HD

With exclusive, unprecedented access, Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist is the first film to encompass the remarkable story of Vivienne’s life, her fashion, her personality, her activism and her cultural importance. Read more…

★★★★

"Excellent"

The Guardian

 

 
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ARTS & CULTURE

KUSAMA - INFINITY

A film by Heather Lenz

80’ | USA | 2018 | HD

This is the fascinating story of the queen of polka dots, Yayoi Kusama, one of the most popular artists in the world today. The film traces Kusama’s trajectory from a conservative upbringing in Japan to battling sexism and racism in 1960s NYC to her unstoppable rise to international fame. Read more…

"Inspiring portrait"

Screen Anarchy

 

 

Fashion / lgbtq+

ANTONIO LOPEZ 1970: SEX, FASHION & DISCO

A film by James Crump

★★★★

"A dizzying dip into the cult of celebrity" 

Time Out

90' | UK | 2017 | HD

Featuring Jessica Lange, Jerry Hall, Karl Lagerfeld, Bill Cunningham, Yves Saint Laurent and many more. An intimate portrait of Antonio Lopez, the most influential fashion illustrator of the 1970s and his colourful and sometimes outrageous milieu. Read more…

 
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in production - DUE 2019

without compromise (working title)

A film by Reiner Holzemer

90', 52’ | Germany, belgium | 2019 | HD

A look at Martin Margiela, the fashion world's answer to Banksy, an elusive and enigmatic designer whose revolutionary creations changed the face of fashion while remaining completely anonymous. Read more…

Auteurs

THAT SUMMER

A film by Göran Hugo Olsson

★★★★★

"This film is a startling, even sensational event."

 The Guardian 

80’ | Sweden, USA, Denmark | 2018 | HD

The Beales of Grey Gardens, Big Edie and Little Edie take centre stage in That Summer. The film uncovers footage lost for decades shot by Andy Warhol, Peter Beard and the socialite sister of Jackie Onassis, Lee Radziwill. Read more…

 

SPORTS / LGBTQ+

the ice king

A film by James Erskine

★★★★

"Compelling"

Time Out

89’ | Uk | 2018 | HD

The greatest ice skater of all time, John Curry transformed a dated sport into an art form and made history by becoming the first openly gay Olympian in a time when homosexuality was not even fully legal. Read more…