Portraits

  • Time of Closure

    Switzerland | 2006 | 52/63min

    Emaciated from aids and cancer forty-four-year-old Giuseppe Tommasi will spend the last months of his life at the Zurich Lighthouse hospice. Facing death he begins to reflect on his life, his family and starts to question himself and his actions. Read More

     
  • Tailor-Made Dreams

    Germany | 2006 | 55/87min

    Bollywood goes Europe – im Maßanzug! Read More

     
  • Bullshit

    Sweden | 2005 | 58/73min

    Filmmakers follow the Indian alternative globalist Vandana Shiva for two years in her worldwide fight against neo-liberal globalization. Read More

     
     
  • Trudell

    USA | 2005 | 54/75min

    With a rare film that only a literate filmmaker could create, Heather Rae demonstrates sophisticated craft and builds an Indigenous aesthetic essential to the intellectual exploration of the power and fragility of an Indigenous icon, John Trudell. Read More

  • 24 Realities per Second

    Austria | 2004 | 58min

    „I always say that film is 24 lies per second at the service of truth or at the service of the attempt to find the truth...“ Michael Haneke 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

     
  • Child of the Commune

    The Netherlands | 2004 | 50min

    Documentary film of Maroesja Perizonius about her personal experiences as a child in the movement of the Indian guru Bhagwan. 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

     
  • 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