Between Sky and Earth, Battle for the Wetlands

Competition : Docu competition
Category : Preserving biodiversity
Country : SPAIN
Director : David Fernández de Castro & Tono Folguera
Lenght : 00:59:46
Trophée argent
The Special Award Cézame Music Agency : Best music


In 1976, the bulldozers came through to start work on


Between Heaven and Earth is not just another nature documentary. It is a retrospective look at a transitional time period, and the construction of a country: Catalonia. The documentary paints a historical portrait of the sociological and environmental landscape and the inhabitants of this beautiful place. We see the park today, its nature and wildlife, interviews and archived images from the beginnings of democracy. It discusses subjects as diverse as urban planning and tourism development in the developmentalism, the emergence of ecological awareness, social mobilization, and strengthening regional institutions.