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FAUNA. Documentary

2023 Documentary Film | 74’

Directed by Pau Faus

Produced by Nanouk Films
With the participation of  Televisió de Catalunya

and the support of  ICEC & ICAA

Edited by Júlia R.Aymar


In a forest on the surroundings of Barcelona, an old shepherd and his flock coexist with a modern laboratory for animal experimentation. Two opposing worlds just a few meters apart. Two worlds that are two sides of the same coin. The shepherd, ill, sees his profession disappearing. In the laboratory, researching the covid vaccine, they have had more work than ever. Fauna' is a reflection on the relationship between humans, animals and science in times of pandemic.


Festivals and Awards


Cinespaña - Documentary Competition -
Prix José-María Berzosa du Milleur Documentaire


Guadalajara  FGC - International Competition -
Best Director  Award

Ulsan Ulju Mountain Film Festival - International Competition - Special Jury Mention

Visions du Réel - International Competition

Hotdocs - World Showcase Programme 

DocsBarcelona - Official competition Latitud 

Shanghai International Film Festival - International panorama 

Camden CIFF - International Competition

Cinespaña Toulouse - Official Documentary Competition

Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival

Montreal International Documentary Festival

Doku Fest - Green Dox Competition 

Ulsan Ulju Mountain Film Festival UMFF - International Competition

Krakow Film Festival - Focus on Spain

Pärnu Filmifestivalile - Science Docs

Atlantida Film Fest - Climatics 

Devour! The Food Film Fest 

Another Way Film Festival - Fuera de concurso


16th Annual Science New Wave Festival - Annual Science New Wave Festival

DokuBaku IDFF

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