Portraits

  • Bad Weather

    Germany / UK | 2011 | 58/82min

    The film by Giovanni Giommi tells the story of a community of female sex workers living on Banishanta Island and their struggle to survive at the frontline of climate change. Read More

     
  • Russian Girls

    Germany | 2011 | 58/70min

    How can I 'hunt down' the man of my dreams? Or any man at all? Read More

     
     
  • Skydancer

    USA / Germany | 2011 | 44/55/72min

    SKYDANCER is a documentary that takes a provocative look at Indian life in the 21st Century. Read More

     
  • Arranged Happiness

    Germany / India / USA | 2010 | 57/87min

    Set in the politically-charged region of India’s Kashmir Valley, the intimate portrayal of one Muslim Kashmiri family’s search for a groom for their daughter provides a compelling counter-weight to a largely misunderstood perception of Islam in the West. 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

     
     
  • Portrait of a Man

    Finland | 2010 | 59/81min

    PORTRAIT OF A MAN is a rough but beautiful documentary film about the crisis of a man in his forties and his desire for a better life. Read More

  • Themerson & Themerson

    UK, France, Poland | 2010 | 52/72min

    The unusual love story of a unique creative couple from Poland. 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

     
     
  • 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