Opening and closing DocsBarcelona 2016

Opening and closing

The nineteenth edition of DocsBarcelona will open on Wednesday 25th of May with Sonita by the Iranian director Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami. Our Last Tango by German Kral and produced by Wim Wender will close the festival on Sunday 29th of May with the awards ceremony.

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Sonita (2015)

Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami Iran / Germany / Switzerland 90min. VOSCat, VOSEng
Sonita is a young woman from Afghanistan who has entered Iran undocumented. Her energetic spirit helps her fight for her dream of becoming a rap singer, although her mother wants to marry her for money. She’s even put a price on her: 9,000 dollars.
Opening and closing | Edition 2016, Festival