The email address and password you entered do not match.
 
 
Already have an altcine account?
Forgot your password?
Not registered yet?
Sign up for an altcine account now!
 
 
Hello Guest!  
Login
 
 
 
 
About altcine | Contact altcine
 
 
 
2 Votes (2.5)
 
Not a Carwash (2012)
S’është lavazh (original title)
Documentary, 50 min
 
Production country   Albania
Language   Albanian
Director   Gentian Koci
Scriptwriter   Gentian Koci
Producer   Gentian Koci
more...    
 
   
share movie
Plot
Tirana, Albania. On the grounds where country's first film studio once lay, film director Kujtim Çashku has established a pioneering film school. It soon becomes a hub for the country's artistic community - in a country notably lacking in cultural outlets. The trouble is, the land that the film school is on, is now being eyed up by the corporations beginning to invest in the former communist country. And the police, at the behest of the government, are only too eager to storm in and shut the film school down. We follow the action over four tense days as a press conference evolves into a full blown occupation, and the police advance with determination on outraged students and professors. On this small battleground, a very big question is being asked - just what role should the state have in nurturing - or destroying - a nation's cultural heart?

Hot Docs official selection 2012 -Sheffield Doc / Fest Special Jury Award nominated 2012 -DokuFest official selection 2012
 
Technical Specifications Image / Sound
Color / Black & White   Color
Production format   Digital Beta
Distribution format   Digital Beta
 
  Photos
 
 
People
Production country
 
 
 
 
 
 
       
       
   
Be the first to leave a comment
 
 
   
 
 
   
Only posts from registered members are shown without pre-moderation. By using the guest comments form, you agree to the terms of use policy. Please stay on topic and don't include links to websites and videos not associated with it.
   
Get your avatar from gravatar.com  
   
         
         
 
Films of Gentian Koci
Not a Carwash
Daybreak
 
         
 
   
 
 
 
         
  altcine Explore movies by Country People To read
  About
Support altcine
Advertise with us
Submit your content
Sponsors & Partners
Contact
FAQ
Albania
Bosnia
and Herzegovina

Bulgaria
Croatia
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Montenegro
Slovenia
Turkey
Greece
Romania
Serbia
Actors
Actresses
Directors
Festivals
Production Companies
Legal Documents
Film analysis
Essays
News
Behind the scenes
         
 
Powered by byte  
 
 altcine © 2011 | Terms of use | Privacy