History

  • Once My Mother

    Australia | 2013 | 57/75min

    Sophia Turkiewicz investigates the reasons why her Polish mother abandoned her in an orphanage and uncovers the truth behind her mother’s wartime escape from a Siberian gulag, leaving Sophia to confront her own capacity for forgiveness. 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

     
  • 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

     
  • Private Chronicles. Monologue

    Russia | 1999 | 95min

    A fictional biography of the generation whose youth ended at the same time as the USSR. Read More

  • Rabbit à la Berlin

    Poland / Germany | 2009 | 39/50min

    When Death Zone was the safest home - the untold story of wild rabbits which lived between the Berlin Walls for 28 years and which had to learn to live in the free world again after the Wall came down. Read More

     
  • Red Tsars. Presidents of Russia

    Russia | 2001 | 3 x 58min

    A crucial year with Gorbachev, Yeltsin, Putin 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

     
  • Revue

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine | 2008 | 82min

    Black & white film based on unique material from old Soviet newsreels from the 1950s and 1960s revive the time of Soviet propaganda. Read More

     
  • Sergej in the Urn

    Germany | 2009 | 104min

    SERGEJ IN THE URN tells the story of charismatic, erratic, egocentric, almost forgotten Sergej Tschachotin, a scientist of international repute, friend to Pavlov and Einstein, revolutionary and pacifist, through the memories of four of his sons. Read More