Other Worlds Are Breathing 2005

A Film Festival on Alternatives at the World Social Forum 2005, Porto Alegre, Brazil Venue: Santander Cultural R. Sete de Setembro, 1.028 – Praça da Alfândega Centro – Porto Alegre “We know what we are against; do we know what we are for?” It is with this question in mind that we started working on Other Worlds are Breathing 2005. The urge to give fragments of answers to this question…

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Other Worlds Are Breathing 2005: The Films

About WSF Rumble in Mumbai (58 minutes, 2004, Filmed in India) The film documents the last World Social Forum held in Mumbai, India, in January 2004. Over 100,000 people attended, all looking to build solidarity and a better world. In keeping with the spirit of the forum, the film provides a platform for marginalised voices to air their grievances. It is also full of high-calibre critiques of neo-liberalism and damning…

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The making of Other Worlds Are Breathing 2005

October 2004 – January 2005: A long (and mostly virtual) way to Porto Alegre! Journey across the world We crossed half the world in two days (Delhi – Paris – Sao Paulo – Porto Alegre) with a film festival in our hand baggage! Too nervous to trust the screening masters to the bellies of the series of planes we took to Porto Alegre, we kept them physically with us and…

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