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.
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.
Our Last Tango (2015)
The love story between the most famous couple in tango’s history, María Nieves and Juan Carlos Copes. A journey to the emotional heart of tango through two fascinating characters who talk openly about a love and hate relationship that lasted 50 years.