14-20 November 2016

Long Story Short

Natalie Bookchin

  • Long Story Short (Natalie Bookchin)


Over 100 people at homeless shelters, food banks, adult literacy programmes and job training centres in California discuss their experiences of poverty. Numerous interviews are stitched together to create a polyphonic account of poverty from the inside.


Natalie Bookchin’s work includes Testament (installation, 2016/2009), Now he’s out in public and everyone can see (installation, 2012), Mass Ornament (installation, 2009), Parking Lot (2008), Trip (2008), Zorns Lemma2 (2007), Round the World (installation, 2007) and Location Insecure (2006).


  • Country United States
  • Year 2016
  • Format Digital
  • Running time 45 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language English
  • Subtitles Catalan
  • Producer Natalie Bookchin
  • Sound Michael Kowalski

More information


16th Doc Buenos Aires (Argentina, 2016) Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal (Canada, 2016) Athens International Film + Video Festival (USA, 2016) Cinéma du Réel (Paris, France 2016) Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival (USA, 2016)

Presented by Montse Romaní (vie., 18, a las 21h30 / dom., 20, a las 19h30)


Friday 18, 21.30 h — Hall CCCB Sunday 20, 19.30 h — Hall CCCB