Inventing Tomorrow

Inventing tomorrow

film-roll India, Indonesia, Mexico, USA / Color / 105' / 2018

Meet passionate teenage innovators from around the globe who are creating cutting-edge solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats – found right in their own backyards – while navigating the doubts and insecurities that mark adolescence. Take a journey with these inspiring teens as they prepare their projects for the largest convening of high school scientists in the world, the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) a program of Society for Science & the Public.

2 Dec - 20:00 / Cine Cinema
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Laura Nix

Filmmaker based in Los Angeles, she is the owner of Felt Films, a production company that produces non-fiction shorts and features. Her films have been in competition at some of the most prestigious festivals (Toronto Film Festival, Berlinale, IDFA) and have been favorably reviewed in publications such as the New York Times, Variety, Indiewire and Time Out London. Nix has broadcast her work through various outlets including New York Times Op-Docs, and on television via Al Jazeera Arabic, PBS, HBO, Arte, ZDF, VPRO, CBC, NHK, Canal+, and IFC. Her work has received support from the Bertha Foundation, BritDoc, Cal Humanities, COBO Fund, the Danish Film Institute, the Redford Center, and the Sundance Documentary Fund. She has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, Film Independent and the Independent Feature Project, and is currently is a film expert for the U.S. State Department’s American Film Showcase.

Director
Laura Nix
Cinematography
Martina Radwan
Editing
Helen Kearns
Music
Laura Karpman
Sound Design
Leff Lefferts
Giles Khan
Carlos Valdez Berrueto
Film Cast
Jared Goodwin
Sahithi Pingali
Shofi Latifah Nuha Anfaresi
Intan Utami Putri
Jesús Alfonso Martínez Aranda
José Manuel Elizalde Esparza
Fernando Miguel Sánchez Villalobos
Producer
Diane Becker
Melanie Miller
Laura Nix
Language
English
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