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News Parisian Meetings "Water & Cinema" and VidéEAU Contest

Water from Paris and the International Secretariat for Water (ISW) will organize from March 18 to 25 the Parisian Meetings "Water & Cinema", in the Water Pavilion. This new event, free and open to all, presents a selection of fiction films, documentaries and short films from all areas on water and ecology. There will also be the opportunity to meet the film crews and to participate in discussions with environmental actors.

Some of these films have been presented at the recent World WaterForums in Mexico in 2006 and Istanbul in 2009. The film "The Water Roads" by Augusto Contento opens the Parisian Meetings "Water & Cinema". This documentary on the Amazon River has just received support from the Natural Sciences Sector of UNESCO.

On this occasion, participate in the "VidéEAU"contest, make a clip of less than 60 seconds on the theme "Water and Paris" and win one of the four awards!

The award ceremony will take place on March 22nd for the World Water Day.

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Source of information UNESCO
Keyword(s) water and ecology, water and cinema
Geographical coverage France
News date 19/03/2010
Working language(s) ENGLISH