Current Affairs/Politics

  • I Was Worth 50 Sheep

    Sweden | 2010 | 52/58/72min

    A film about traditional Afghan practice of selling young girls to older men. Read More

     
     
  • Imagining Emanuel

    Norway | 2011 | 52min

    IMAGINING EMANUEL raises questions concerning identity. How do we know who a person is? What aspects of a person are documentary films capable of depicting? What is a true image of Emanuel? Read More

     
     
  • Justice – In Time of War

    Italy | 2003 | 58/74/77min

    The film follows Sisto Turra, the father of a young Italian murdered by police in Colombia, and his groundbreaking struggle to bring the Colombian government to justice. Read More

     
  • Kings and Extras. Digging for a Palestinian Image

    Palestine / Germany | 2004 | 59/62min

    The film chronicles the director’s journey on the trail of the lost PLO film archive that went missing in Beirut in 1982. Read More

     
  • Leninland

    Russia | 2013 | 52min

    The most ambitious Museum of Lenin was built in the USSR in 1987. Now this “Temple of the God” is still open, reflecting the situation in society and in the country. Read More

     
  • Miners Shot Down

    South Africa | 2014 | 52/86min

    MINERS SHOT DOWN by Rehad Desai is a haunting glimpse into the days leading up to the massacre of 34 miners in Marikana in August 2012. Read More

  • My America

    Australia / Hungary | 2011 | 52/87min

    A personal search for the American dream. Read More

     
  • Never Whistle Alone

    Italy | 2019 | 58 / 74min

    Think about your job, your office, your colleagues... What if you discover that your boss is corrupt? Seven people tell director Marco Ferrari what they witnessed inside their office. Their words were so similar that it became one collective story: the story of a whistleblower. Read More

     
     
  • Nine Month War

    Hungary, Qatar | 2018 | 54/73min

    Jani has left his family to serve in the Ukrainian Army for nine months. His mother wants her son back. Jani just wants independence. Combining visuals of cinema verité and mobile footage of war, László Csuja chronicles Jani’s fight for adulthood during his military service and after his discharge. Read More