Special Screening

DYING TO TELL

Hernán Zin | Spain | 2018 | 88 min.
O.V. in English, Spanish and Arabic subtitled in Spanish and English

Through the words of a series of famous war reporters, this film deals with the high psychological price that has to be paid by those who practice this profession.

Direction: Hernán Zin
Script: Hernán Zin
Cinematography: Hernán Zin
Editing: Alicia Medina Music: Marcos Bayón
Sound: Quexito Films
Production: Hernán Zin, Nerea Barros, Eduardo Jiménez Abad, Miguel González Familiar
Production Company: Contramedia Films, Quexito Films, Televisión Española

Hernán Zin

War reporter, writer and documentary maker, Hernán Zin has worked in more than fifty countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. As a reporter, he has collaborated with media such as TVE, Canal +, Rolling Stone, El País, El Mundo, ABC, La Nación, Clarín, Internatzionale, Cadena Ser, Cadena Cope and RNE, among others. He has directed films such as Morir para contar (2018), Nacido en Siria (2017), Nacido en Gaza (2014), La guerra contra las mujeres (2013) and Villas Miseria (2009). For these he has received the Platinum Award, two Forqué Awards, the Jury Award at the Al Jazeera Festival, two nominations for the Goyas, the Latino Grammys and the Rory Peck Award, which is presented to the best war cameramen in the world. Among his most notable books are Querida guerra mía (2018), Llueve sobre Gaza (2006), La libertad del compromiso (2005) and Voluntario en Calcuta (2002).