Portraits

  • 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

     
  • Our Man in Kirkenes

    Norway | 2010 | 55min

    A film about setting up status in life and daring to change course, it´s about the contrast between old and new, modern and traditional. Read More

     
  • Outside

    Ukraine, The Netherlands, Denmark | 2022 | 79min

    The 7-year journey of Roma, once a poster boy for the Ukrainian Revolution, who is released from the orphanage at 18 into the adult world with nothing but a knife and a lighter. Read More