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Polar Star Films
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08025 Barcelona, Spain
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FREIGHTENED
The Real Price of Shipping

Director: Denis Delestrac
52/90 min, HD, 2016 in distribution

FREIGHTENED reveals in an audacious investigation the mechanics and perils of cargo shipping; an all-but-visible industry that relentlessly supplies 7 billion humans and holds the key to our economy, our environment and the very model of our civilisation.

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This film is Polar Star Films and La Compagnie des Taxi-Brousse (France) production, in co-production with SWR/NDR (Germany), France 5, Al Jazeera Doc Channel (Qatar), in collaboration with TVC, SRF (Switzerland), SVT (Sweden), RTS (Switzerland), NRK (Norway), Knowledge (Canada), TéléQuébec (Canada), supported by MEDIA Development, MEDIA TV Programming CNC (France) and ICEC (Spain).

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Key Crew

Executive Production (Spain): Carles Brugueras, Marieke van den Bersselaar
Executive Production (France): Laurent Mini, Karim Samaï
Editors: Dragomir Bajalica, Jean de Garrigues, Ibon Olaskoaga
Director of Photography: Jordi Esgleas Marroi
Music: Ian Briton, Rod Boyd

Festivals & Awards

San Francisco Green Film Festival 2016 - Official selection
Docs Barcelona 2016 - Official selection
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2016 (UK) - Official selection
Deauville Awards 2016 (France) – Winner Golden Green Award
DIG Awards 2016 (Italy) - Finalist
Docs Barcelona-Medellín 2016 (Colombia) – Official selection
DREFF 2016 (Dominican Republic) – Official selection
Vancouver International Film Festival 2016 (Canada) – Official selection
Another Way Film Festival 2016 (Spain) – Winner Best Film
DocsMX 2016 (Mexico) – Breaking Docs selection
KLEFF 2016 (Malaysia) – Official selection
Innsbruck Nature Film Festival 2016 (Austria) – Official selection
Planet in Focus 2016 (Canada) - Official selection
FICMA 2016 (Spain) - Official selection
CAMINA-MONFIC 2016 (Uruguay) - Official selection
Grand Prix Écrans Publics 2016 (France) - Award
Green Fest 2016 (Serbia) - Official selection
Docs Barcelona-Valparaíso 2016 (Chile) - Official selection
Films for Transparency 2016 (Panama) - Official selection