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Iberodocs Screening “Understory”

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Edinburgh College of Art Hunter Building Lecture Theatre 0.17

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"Understory" by Margarida Cardoso is a personal essay on the coca tree. The film will be introduced by Noe Mendelle, director of SDI.

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Directed by Margarida Cardoso • Portugal 2019 • 81 min • Digital • Portuguese with English Subtitles • Documentary • Certificate: 12

A personal essay on a plant and all its cultural and economic ramifications: cocoa. Traveling through São Tomé and Príncipe, England and Brazil, the director walks us from past to present, dismantling the objectives of European colonial oppression.

Introduced by Noe Mendelle, Director of Scottish Documentary Institute.

This film screening is part of the 7th edition of IberoDocs, the Ibero-American Documentary Film Festival in Scotland (26 FEB - 15 MARCH) and it has been brought to you with the support of Scottish Documentary Institute, Camões - Instituto da Cooperação e da Língua and the University of Edinburgh.

In order to make IberoDocs more accessible to those on a low income, we are using a sliding scale ticket price in some of our events. You can choose what you pay based on your circumstances – you won’t be asked for any proof/ID. We just ask that you are honest!

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Edinburgh College of Art Hunter Building Lecture Theatre 0.17

74 Lauriston Place

Edinburgh

EH3 9DF

United Kingdom

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