Human Interest/Society

  • Bunker - The Last Days

    Germany / Switzerland | 2002 | 58/83min

    Women and children who survived the Allied bombing and the Russian invasion tell of the horror of the last days of WWII in Berlin's bunker labyrinth. Read More

     
     
  • The Merry Boys

    Bulgaria | 2002 | 60min

    A group of musicians plays on the street in a crowded area of Sofia, Bulgaria. This would not be so strange, but the members are all blind. Read More

     
  • 66 Seasons

    Slovakia | 2003 | 58/66/86min

    A documentary film about the Košice swimming pool where history came to bathe. Set between 1936 and 2002, the story reflects historical events that took place in Central and Eastern Europe during that period. 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

     
  • Landscape

    Germany | 2003 | 60min

    Space and people, their way of thinking and behaving merge within a single camera movement. Read More

     
  • Inheritance: A Fisherman’s Story

    Australia / Belgium | 2003 | 52/75min

    The film follows the life of the fisherman Balazs Meszaros who struggles to survive after the ecological disaster in the year 2000, when the Hungarian river Tisza was flooded with tons of cyanide from an Australian-Romanian gold mine. Read More

     
  • Meistersinger - The Sound of Russia

    Germany | 2003 | 59min

    A film full of pathos and humour, about an outstanding bond between men and birds, exploring Russian society and a passionate confrontation of genders. Read More

     
  • Portrait

    Russia | 2002 | 28min

    Static cinematographic portraits of common Russian people revealing time and its passing obscurity Read More

     
  • The Virgin Vision / 12 Ways to Rapture

    Germany | 2002 | 45min

    The film explores 12 strategies to achieve ecstasy. Special attention is given to the central and omnipresent role young girls and the idea of purity get to play in this ancient game. Read More