Current Affairs/Politics

  • No Burqas Behind Bars

    Sweden | 2012 | 58/75min

    NO BURQAS BEHIND BARS by Nima Sarvestani takes viewers inside one of the world’s most restricted environments: an Afghan women’s prison. Read More

     
  • North Korea, A Day in the Life

    The Netherlands | 2004 | 48min

    Get up close with a factory worker Hong Sun Hui and her family where the Beloved Leader Kim Jong Il is part of every aspect of their daily lives. 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

     
     
  • 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

  • Peacebroker – Steps in Becoming a Diplomat

    Finland | 2007 | 50min

    A documentary about Martti Ahtisaari, former President of Finland (1994–2000) and UN diplomat and mediator, noted for his international peace work. Read More

     
  • Pepe Mujica – Lessons from the Flowerbed

    Germany | 2014 | 52/90-94min

    A portrait of the eventful life of Pepe Mujica – a former guerrilla fighter and flower grower, and the current president of Uruguay. Read More

     
     
  • Pinochet’s Children

    Germany | 2002 | 60/80min

    A sentimental biography on the generation brought up during the three decades of Pinochet´s dictatorship in Chile. 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

     
  • Prison Sisters

    Sweden | 2016 | 58/90min

    Two young women after being released from prison in Afghanistan: risking her life Sara escapes to Sweden to find a brighter future, while Najibeh is forced to stay in the Taliban nest. Read More