Programme

A COLÔNIA LUXEMBURGUESA

Dominique Santana

Luxembourg, 2022 / min / OV Luxembourgish, Portuguese, French with English, French, Portuguese and German subt. / Interactive Project

A Colônia Luxemburguesa is a transmedia project that unveils a century of crossed histories between the Mining Basin and the State of Minas Gerais in Brazil, through different mediums and platforms. It mixes scientific research, cinema and new media.

 

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Screenings
Sat 05/03 19:00 Neimënster OV PT/LU/FR with EN/FR/PT/DE subt. https://www.neimenster.lu/fr/Culture/Programmation-culturelle/Agenda/Cinema/A-Co...
Cast & Credits
Production 
Samsa Film, Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) , Centre national de l'audiovisuel (CNA)
Biography

Dominique Santana is a PhD candidate at the University of Luxembourg's Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH). She holds a bachelor's degree from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and a master's degree from the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, both in History. Since October 2017, she has been conducting a doctoral project entitled "Intertwined destinies, strengthened ties: Migration paths from Luxembourg to Brazil (1920-1965)" – supervised by Prof. Dr. Andreas Fickers (C2DH) and Ass.-Prof. Dr. Denis Scuto (C2DH) in co-tutelle agreement with the University of São Paulo. Her research project is supported by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (AFR-FNR PhD Grant). Based on her historical research, Dominique Santana is working on a transmedia project with the title “A Colônia Luxemburguesa”. The interactive documentary and its participatory multimedia installations unearth the fascinating one-hundred-year-old story of steel-framed trajectories from Luxembourg to Brazil from different angles and across different platforms.