Portraits

  • Living Amongst Lions

    Norway | 1998 | 52/83min

    A film by Sigve Endresen about young people suffering from a life-threatening disease: cancer. Read More

     
     
  • Magnum Photos

    Germany / USA / France | 1999 | 58/89min

    A film by Reiner Holzemer about one of the most celebrated photo agencies in the world. Read More

  • Mein Bruder. We’ll Meet Again

    Germany | 2005 | 57min

    Filmmaker Thomas Heise pays a short visit to his brother, who now lives in France under the same roof as Micha, their Stasi informer. Read More

     
  • Mother

    Belgium, Netherlands | 2019 | 52 / 82min

    MOTHER by Kristof Bilsen is a character-driven film that allows us to explore the struggles of motherhood and the frustrations of being unable to care for our loved ones. Read More

     
     
  • Mrs Richards, Maybe...

    Germany | 2000 | 58min

    A portrait of a young mother in search for the man of her life. Read More

     
     
  • My Brother, the Conductor

    Switzerland | 2007 | 58/64min

    Mario Venzago literally puts his livelihood on the line when he decides to conduct Othmar Schoeck's monumental opera "Penthesilea" for a one-off concert at the 1999 Lucerne Festival. During the highly demanding two-week rehearsals Mario is accompanied by his brother Alberto. Read More

     
     
  • New York Taxi Driver

    Germany / USA | 1995 | 55min

    Portraits of New York taxi drivers Read More

     
     
  • 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