Portraits

  • Georg

    Germany / Italy | 2007 | 72min

    It is a story of loss, idylls, illusions and longing: a love that unites two worlds, an idyll to make up for what the war had destroyed, a struggle for an uncompromising art. Read More

     
     
  • Children. As Time Flies.

    Germany | 2007 | 86min

    What became of bus driver Jeanette’s dream? How are her children Tommy and Paul? Is life under control now? What does Jeanette’s little brother Tino mean by “mixing everything”? The snowman has no mouth. Life as it flows. Agitating. Read More

     
  • Lakshmi and Me

    India, Denmark, Finland, USA | 2007 | 59min

    LAKSHMI AND ME by Nishtha Jain is intimate and lovely, a universal film about modern womanhood. Read More

  • Dancing with Time

    Germany | 2007 | 103min

    Dancers over the age of sixty in a project of the Opera Leipzig, their lives, their dancing - the grace of age, beauty and power. Pas de deux instead of anti-aging cream! Read More

     
  • Sons

    Germany | 2007 | 107min

    A story about five sons and their lives. A German-Polish family story stretching from the post-war period to the present day. Read More

     
  • How Mankind Lives – Men and Women

    Germany | 2007 | 52min

    The film documents and uncovers the state of marriage, sexuality and love around the world. Read More

     
  • Peacebroker – Steps in Becoming a Diplomat

    Finland | 2007 | 50min

    A documentary about Martti Ahtisaari, former President of Finland (1994–2000) and UN diplomat and mediator, noted for his international peace work. Read More

     
  • Sweep It Up, Again

    Germany | 2006 | 100min

    Last part of the trilogy about street sweepers in Leipzig. A slow quest for traces in the life of people who slid down deeper and deeper. Read More

     
  • The Rasheda Trust

    Switzerland, Bangladesh | 1993–2006 | 52min

    The film shows the stages of development and the daily routine of the Bangladeshi entrepreneur Rasheda Begum, who rose from nothing and holds her ground in a male dominated world. Read More