Around the World When You Were My Age

  • Portugal
Audio Tracks 

In 1969 my father Jiro Koretzky decides to leave Tokyo and travel around the world. He recently discovered a metal box full of photographic negatives, travel diaries and drawings from that youth trip. They revealed landscapes from mountains to seas, from villages and cities, to inhabitants and other travellers. How did the world look like through his eyes? Which stories does he still remember?


  • Original Title
    A Volta ao Mundo Quando Tinhas 30 Anos
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Aya Koretzky, Jiro Koretzky
  • Cinematography
    Aya Koretzky
  • Editing
    Tomás Baltazar
  • Runtime
    110 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Portugal
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • DocLisboa International Film Festival, Portugal 2018
    • Porto/Post/Doc, Portugal 2018
    • IFFR - International Film Festival Rotterdam 2019
    • BAFICI - Festival Internacional de Cinema Independiente de Buenos Aires, Argentina 2019
    • Play Doc - International Documentary Festival, Spain 2019
    • Festival EDOC - Encuentros del otro Cine, Ecuador 2019
    • Bildrausch Basel International Film Festival, Switzerland 2019
    • Image Forum festival 2019, Tokyo and Nagoya, Japan 2019
    • Tabakalera, International Center for Contemporary Culture, Spain 2019
    • Transcinema, International Film Festival, Lima, Peru, 2019
    • Camara Lucida, Encuentros Cinematograficos, Ecuador 2019
    • Viennale, Vienna International Film Festival, Austria 2019 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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