Art/Music/Culture

  • My Brother, the Conductor

    Switzerland | 2007 | 58/64min

    Mario Venzago literally puts his livelihood on the line when he decides to conduct Othmar Schoeck's monumental opera "Penthesilea" for a one-off concert at the 1999 Lucerne Festival. During the highly demanding two-week rehearsals Mario is accompanied by his brother Alberto. Read More

     
     
  • Pavlensky – Man and Might

    Germany | 2016 | 58/99min

    In the course of his performances, the Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky has sewn up his mouth, nailed his scrotum to Red Square, and severed an earlobe. This is how a courageous freethinker is challenging the power of the Russian state. Read More

     
  • Regular or Super – Views on Mies van der Rohe

    Canada | 2004 | 56min

    A documentary about the life and work of legendary Modernist architect Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969). 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

     
     
  • Selfportrait, Roger Ballen

    The Netherlands | 2002 | 51min

    A documentary about the controversial photographer Roger Ballen. Read More

     
     
  • 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

     
     
  • State of Dogs

    Belgium / The Netherlands / Denmark / Finland | 1998 | 88min

    The story of a Mongolian dog who didn’t want to become a man. Read More

     
  • Steam on the River

    Czech Republic, Slovakia | 2015 | 83min

    A film by Filip Remunda and Robert Kirchhoff about the transience of fame which is fleeting, just like the steam that silently appears and disappears over a flowing river. Read More

     
     
  • Super Art Market

    Germany | 2009 | 52/89min

    A film about art in a consumerist society. Read More