Portraits

  • Justice – In Time of War

    Italy | 2003 | 58/74/77min

    The film follows Sisto Turra, the father of a young Italian murdered by police in Colombia, and his groundbreaking struggle to bring the Colombian government to justice. Read More

     
  • Selfportrait, Roger Ballen

    The Netherlands | 2002 | 51min

    A documentary about the controversial photographer Roger Ballen. Read More

     
     
  • Ima

    Germany | 2001 | 58min

    An intense personal documentary that explores how a grandmother's secrets of identity have had repercussions on two subsequent generations of women. Read More

     
     
  • Weightless

    Norway | 2002 | 52/82min

    A film about having the courage to live, when life seems meaningless. Read More

     
  • I am Writing You down Here on Earth

    Finland | 2002 | 54min

    I AM WRITING YOU DOWN HERE ON EARTH is the director's closing of accounts with his parents. Under the assistance of hypnosis Jaakko Ilkka Virtanen regresses back through his identity, family photographs, emotions and his mother's letters. Read More

     
     
  • Virgin Diaries

    Belgium / Germany | 2002 | 56min

    A young Moroccan woman defies all taboos and embarks on an extraordinary quest in search of answers to urgent questions about sex, virginity and Islam. Read More

     
  • Balance

    Norway | 2001 | 52min

    This is the story of a boy who gets a job in the worlds largest circus, but pays for it with his life. Read More

     
     
  • Pinochet’s Children

    Germany | 2002 | 60/80min

    A sentimental biography on the generation brought up during the three decades of Pinochet´s dictatorship in Chile. Read More

     
  • The Idle Ones

    Finland | 2001 | 58/78min

    THE IDLE ONES is touching and revealing, and nonetheless, funny documentary on three young men, Lötkö, Hapa and Bodi, living in soon an empty area in Northern Finland. Read More