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  • Close Relations_web

    Rodnye (Close Relations)

    Latvia, Germany, Estonia, Ukraine | 2016 | 112min

    Vitaly Mansky crisscrosses Ukraine to explore Ukrainian society after the Maidan Revolution as mirrored within his own large Ukrainian family. Not only they live scattered all across the country, but also represent opposite sides of the recent Russian-Ukrainian conflict. Read More

     
     
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    John Berger or The Art of Looking

    Germany | 2016 | 52min

    An intimate portrait of the writer and art-critic who’s groundbreaking insights on seeing have shaped us for already five decades. Read More

     
     
  • Cabbage, Potatoes und other Demons_web

    Cabbage, Potatoes and other Demons

    Romania, Germany | 2016 | 60min

    1 village, 1.000 tractors, 100.000 tons of cabbages & potatoes each year - which are hardly sold and eventually destroyed. Is there any way out? Read More

     
     
  • Those from the Shore_web

    Those from the Shore

    France, Armenia, Lebanon, Qatar | 2016 | 84min

    Marseille, 2014. Dozens of Armenian asylum seekers trying to survive while waiting for their application to be considered. All fled Armenia because, for one reason or another, they would incur a risk of imprisonment or death. Read More

     
     
  • Mother's Joy_web

    Mother’s Joy

    Germany | 2016 | 40min

    A short film by Chris Wright and Stefan Kolbe about the possibility of love in a world where love is seldom seen. Read More

     
     
  • Shot in the Dark_web

    Shot in the Dark

    Germany | 2016 | 52/79min

    The film by Frank Amann is an intimate portrait of three successful artists who have one thing in common: visual impairment as a starting point for their visual explorations. Read More

     
     
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    Imprisoned Lullaby

    Italy, France | 2016 | 60/82min

    2 years old Lolita lives with her young mother Jasmina in an Italian prison, until their separation at Lolita's 3rd birthday. A stunningly intimate film about motherhood, responsibility, choice behind bars. Read More

     
     
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    Samuel in the Clouds

    Belgium, Netherlands | 2016 | 55/70min

    High in the Bolivian Andes, the old ski lift operator Samuel remains hopeful that the snow will return, even though climate change has caused the glacier to vanish for good. Read More

     
     
  • CzechsAgainstCzechs_web

    Czechs Against Czechs

    Czech Republic | 2015 | 88min

    Tomáš Kratochvíl’s documentary explores the racial issue in the Czech Republic with heart and conviction. Read More

     
     
  • Jiri Menzel_web

    Jiří Menzel - To Make A Comedy Is No Fun

    Switzerland | 2016 | 53/80min

    A film about Czechoslovakian director Jiří Menzel who won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film with CLOSELY WATCHED TRAINS - his first feature film ever. Read More

     
     
  • Swing Game_web

    Swing Game

    Finland | 2015 | 55/88min

    Documentary film by Mikko Peltonen and Pasi Riiali about the fast-growing digital game business. The filmmakers decide to found a mobile games company and create a hit game. There's only one problem: they don’t know anything about game development. Read More

     
     
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    Keep Frozen

    Iceland | 2016 | 68min

    20.000 boxes of frozen fish to unload, and only 48 hours to do the job in a -35C° environment. Hulda Rós Gudnadóttir's film KEEP FROZEN allows you a sneak peak into a real "man´s world”. Read More