Current Affairs/Politics

  • Silvio, One of Us

    Italy | 2011 | 30/52min

    How is it possible for Berlusconi to remain in power in Italy. Against the background of the upcoming regional elections, the film is a snapshot of the mood in the country of pizza and pasta using the examples of five different main characters. 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

     
     
  • 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

     
  • Pit No. 8

    Estonia, Ukraine | 2011 | 58/95min

    In the heart of a once thriving Ukrainian coal mining region, the film is timely portrait of parents and teenagers trying to earn a living in abandoned coal pits, as poverty overtakes their world. Read More

     
  • Osadné

    Slovakia | 2009 | 58/63min

    A Slovak village in the Carpathian Mountains looks for a connection with Europe and sends a small valiant band to Brussels to work the miracle… Sequel to the successful OTHER WORLDS. Read More

     
  • God Bless Iceland

    Iceland, Germany, Sweden | 2009 | 58/70/95min

    GOD BLESS ICELAND tells the story of the financial crisis in Iceland, diving into the very real and daily confrontations of the calamity, which undermined not only the economy of Iceland but the very identity of the small island nation as well. 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

     
  • Hotel Sahara

    Germany | 2008 | 52/85min

    Mauritanian Nouhadibou, where thousands are stranded on their way to Europe, lies between the desert and the sea. Stories of waiting, of hopes and unfulfilled dreams. Read More

     
  • Anna, Seven Years on the Frontline

    The Netherlands | 2008 | 78min

    This is Anna Politkovskaya’s life story, told in documentary scenes and in the words of friends and colleagues. Read More