Portraits

  • Skydancer

    USA / Germany | 2011 | 44/55/72min

    SKYDANCER is a documentary that takes a provocative look at Indian life in the 21st Century. Read More

     
  • Arranged Happiness

    Germany / India / USA | 2010 | 57/87min

    Set in the politically-charged region of India’s Kashmir Valley, the intimate portrayal of one Muslim Kashmiri family’s search for a groom for their daughter provides a compelling counter-weight to a largely misunderstood perception of Islam in the West. Read More

     
  • The Collaborator and his Family

    USA / Israel / France | 2011 | 57/84min

    THE COLLABORATOR AND HIS FAMILY is the story of a Palestinian family torn apart by espionage. Read More

     
     
  • 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

  • Themerson & Themerson

    UK / France / Poland | 2010 | 52/72min

    The unusual love story of a unique creative couple from Poland. Read More

  • Our Man in Kirkenes

    Norway | 2010 | 55min

    A film about setting up status in life and daring to change course, it´s about the contrast between old and new, modern and traditional. Read More

     
     
  • Sergej in the Urn

    Germany | 2009 | 104min

    SERGEJ IN THE URN tells the story of charismatic, erratic, egocentric, almost forgotten Sergej Tschachotin, a scientist of international repute, friend to Pavlov and Einstein, revolutionary and pacifist, through the memories of four of his sons. Read More

     
  • René Burri - Photographer

    Germany | 2004 | 58min

    The documentary portrays the Magnum photographer René Burri known for his photos of major political, historical and cultural events and key figures of the second half of the 20th century. Read More

     
     
  • The Living Room of the Nation

    Finland | 2009 | min

    The film opens a poetic, portrait-like view into six Finnish living rooms. A collage of everyday events the film is a story of changes, loneliness, responsibilities and the unavoidable passing of time. Read More