Lampedusa In Festival – V Edition

“The encounter with the Other” – Festival of migration and recovery of oral historyA competition for filmmakers in Lampedusa from July 19th to 23rd 2013

The theme of the festival is Migrate: the reasons behind a ‘choice’

This year the LampedusaInFestival would like to explore the reasons that force millions of humanbeings to leave their own countries and move somewhere else. What are the motivations Westerncountries attribute to this phenomenon? Is it due to life conditions, cultural factors, or unstablepolitical situations? The objective is to reduce the gap between the point of view of migrants, andthe perspectives western countries adopt about the issue. read more…