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District Zero

Directed by Pablo Iraburu, Jorge Fernandez and Pablo Tosco
Documentary Feature
Spain | 67 min | 2015

What’s hidden inside the smartphone of a refugee? It contains clues to a refugee’s memories, past, identity and some contacts from the world he had to flee from. This film narrates the daily life of a tiny mobile phone shop in one of the largest refugee camps in the world.

District Zero - Iraburu Fernandez Tosco, DirectorsPablo Iraburu, Jorge Fernandez and Pablo Tosco
Director

PABLO IRABURU
(SPAIN 02/22/69) Founder and CEO of Arena Comunicación Audiovisual. He has devoted over 20 years to the production of documentaries. He has directed successful documentaries such as: “NomadakTx”, “Pura Vida” and, the last, “Walls”.

JORGE FERNÁNDEZ
(SPAIN) Director and editor, has worked on: “Nömadak Tx”, “To Shoot an Elephant”, “What about Columbus,” “Piztera” and “Se llevaroon todo” Recently, subdirector in “Yasuni, genocidio en la selva” and “Amazonas clandestino” for Discovery Max.

PABLO TOSCO
(SPAIN) Photojournalist and filmmaker, since 2004 he works with Intermón Oxfam making the documentation for cooperation projects, development and humanitarian action in Africa, Latin America and Asia. He has published photographic and audiovisual stories in El Pais, El Mundo, La Vanguardia, BBC, TVE, Al Jazeera, The Guardian and Washington Post, among others.

District Zero Movie Poster

Film Information

Directors: Pablo Iraburu, Jorge Fernandez and Pablo Tosco
Country: Spain
Year: 2015
Language: Arabic, English Narration and Subtitles
Runtime: 67 min
Rated: PG 13

Credits

Producer: Itziar Garcia Zubiri
Writer: Pablo Iraburu

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