A programme by Fondazione Mediterraneo to favour the mutual understanding through meetings, images and music
Illegal immigration is not only a problem for our society. Not only does the illegal immigrant suffer from social uprooting but also the most difficult part of this situation: the family division.
Gonzalo Ballester was born in Murcia in 1982. He has a degree on Audiovisual Communication. He realises several short films on social matters : Mimoune, about immigrants, La Serenissima (2006, 30’), selected for the Festival de Málaga and nominated as best short film for the Goya 2007. In 2006 Gonzalo has been selected to participate at the Youth Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. In the same year he travels to Iran to shoot a documentary about an independent liberal newspaper.