Author’s Documentaries

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    Prison Sisters

    Sweden | 2016 | 58/90min

    Two young women after being released from prison in Afghanistan: risking her life Sara escapes to Sweden to find a brighter future, while Najibeh is forced to stay in the Taliban nest. Read More

     
     
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    Possessed by Djinn

    Germany, Jordan | 2015 | 52/75min

    The belief in demons, or “djinn”, is a little-known aspect of Islamic culture. In a subjective investigation of this controversial topic the film by Dalia Al Kury follows the true story of Aya, a four-year-old Jordanian girl killed by her father who believed her to be possessed. Read More

     
  • Priests_web

    Priests

    Germany | 2014 | 90min

    What happens when two atheist film-makers are given free rein in a religious seminary? Follow directors Chris Wright and Stefan Kolbe to find out. Read More

     
  • Pipeline_web

    Pipeline

    Russia / Czech Republic / Germany | 2013 | 116min

    Life along the pipeline, through which flows half of the budget of Russia. Read More

     
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    Parts of a Family

    The Netherlands, Mexico | 2012 | 55/83min

    What stays behind when the great passion of being in love has slowly faded away, and the years have been passing by? A bittersweet and universal lovestory by Diego Gutiérrez. Read More

     
  • Portrait of a Man

    Portrait of a Man

    Finland | 2010 | 59/81min

    PORTRAIT OF A MAN is a rough but beautiful documentary film about the crisis of a man in his forties and his desire for a better life. Read More

  • Prirechnyy

    Prirechnyy - The Town That No Longer Exists

    Norway | 2006 | 52min

    The inhabitants of the Russian town of Prirechnyy have received a letter from the county of Murmansk telling them that their town no longer exists. A handful of retired persons refuse to leave their community. Read More

     
  • Phantom Limb

    Phantom Limb

    USA | 2005 | 28min

    The death of a child triggers this collection of personal reflections on grief and loss. (Phantom Limb is the illusion that a limb still exists after it has been amputated). Read More

     
  • Portrait

    Portrait

    Russia | 2002 | 28min

    Static cinematographic portraits of common Russian people revealing time and its passing obscurity Read More