Art/Music/Culture

  • Drawing A Line.

    Germany | 2014 | 96min

    In 1986, five former GDR citizens with roots in the GDR punk and underground scene started to paint a white line all around the wall from the West Berlin side. The event ended in an arrest by GDR border guards. Only years later the group finds out that one of them was a STASI collaborator... Read More

     
     
  • From My Syrian Room

    France / Syria / Germany / Qatar | 2014 | 70min

    How can one become a free and responsible person when he's been educated to remain a little soldier of the Assad's Regime? The Syrian painter and filmmaker Hazem Alhamwi tries to understand with some Syrians why they have lived in distress and anxiety. Together, they express the will of freedom of a whole country. Read More

     
  • A Diary of a Journey

    Poland | 2013 | 52min

    Road movie by Piotr Stasik about a photographic journey taken by a master and a trainee, that is, by eighty-two-year-old Tadeusz Rolke and by fifteen-year-old Michał Gonicki. Read More

     
  • Heino Jaeger – look before you kuck

    Germany | 2012 | 120min

    A film by Gerd Kroske about German painter and cabaret artist Heino Jaeger, through whom one can focus on German history like with a magnifying glass. Wars may end, but they cannot be overcome. Read More

     
  • Vinylmania

    Italy | 2011 | 54/75min

    Paolo Campana invites us on a road trip to find out what role vinyl records play in today’s digitally dominated music world. Read More

     
  • Under Snow

    Germany | 2011 | 103min

    In a poetic way Ulrike Ottinger leads us into the reality of the snow landscape in the Japanese region Echigo, where the locals live with and under the heavy snow fall half of the year. Read More

     
  • Themerson & Themerson

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

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

     
     
  • Bastion of Sin

    Germany | 2008 | 58/78min

    Aysel, a religious Muslim who led a sheltered life as a housewife and mother in the provincial south of Germany, auditions for a part in the tragedy MEDEA. The theatre play entangles Aysel in a conflict with her beliefs and forces her to question her life to date. Read More