Human Interest/Society

  • Rodnye (Close Relations)

    Latvia, Germany, Estonia, Ukraine | 2016 | 60/90/112min

    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

     
  • Return of the Atom

    Finland, Germany | 2015 | /110min

    The film by Mika Taanila and Jussi Eerola portrays the strange and stressful life in a small "nuclear town" in Finland during an era of nuclear renaissance. Read More

     
  • Rabbit à la Berlin

    Poland / Germany | 2009 | 39/50min

    When Death Zone was the safest home - the untold story of wild rabbits which lived between the Berlin Walls for 28 years and which had to learn to live in the free world again after the Wall came down. Read More

     
  • Revision

    Germany | 2012 | 106min

    A documentary by Philip Scheffner turns into a cinematic REVISION. Like a puzzle, the film puts together the facts around the death of two men on a field at the German-Polish border in 1992. Read More

     
  • Russian Girls

    Germany | 2011 | 58/70min

    How can I 'hunt down' the man of my dreams? Or any man at all? Read More

     
     
  • Robinsons of Mantsinsaari

    Germany / Finland / Poland | 2008 | 57min

    The film tells the story of two elderly men who are the last and sole residents of a now-Russian-controlled island on Lake Ladoga – and who don’t speak to each other. Read More

     
  • Red Oil

    UK / Germany | 2008 | 58min

    The film tells the high-octane story of the only multinational oil corporation in the world that's part of a socialist revolution - in Hugo Chavez's Venezuela. Read More

  • Recipes for Disaster

    Finland | 2008 | 63/85min

    What happens when a determined young family gives up all oil-based products for a year? Read More

  • Rooms of Shadow and Light

    Finland | 2000 | 60min

    ROOMS OF SHADOW AND LIGHT by John Webster follows the life of women in two brothels in the slums of Bombay. Read More