works by Mirko Stopar
Nitrate flames
Feature documentary | Trailer

What ever happened to Dreyer’s “Joan of Arc”? A noir documentary about the iconic Falconetti (1892-1946), following her path from the bright lights of the Paris to the shadows of Buenos Aires, tracking a parallel with the fate of Dreyer’s masterwork, resurfaced in a Norwegian mental institution in the early 1980s.

Produced by Fenris Film (NO), Habitación 1520 Producciones (AR)
63 min

International release at CPH:DOX (DK) in 2014

Theatrical release in argentine cinemas in 2015.

Festivals and screenings: CPX:DOX (DK), Eurodok, Grimstad (NOR), BAFICI, Mar del Plata, FIBA, REC (AR), It’s all True (BR), FICViña (CHI), MIFF Milano (IT), YMFF Yamagata (JP), Nordic Film Days Lubeck (GER), Nitrate Film Festival (SER), La Rochelle (FR), Cinemaissi (FIN), Cinematheque Francaise, Dansk Cinemateket, Arquivo em Cartaz Rio (BR), Piriápolis de película (UY), NRK (Norwegian TV), (Argentine TV).

Awards: Best film under 70 min, Best screenplay and Best archive use, Arquivo em Cartaz (BR) 2015

works by Mirko Stopar