Portraits

  • 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

     
     
  • Pavlensky – Man and Might

    Germany | 2016 | 58/99min

    In the course of his performances, the Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky has sewn up his mouth, nailed his scrotum to Red Square, and severed an earlobe. This is how a courageous freethinker is challenging the power of the Russian state. Read More

     
  • Portrait

    Russia | 2002 | 28min

    Static cinematographic portraits of common Russian people revealing time and its passing obscurity 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

  • Priests

    Germany | 2014 | 90min

    What happens when two atheist film-makers are given free rein in a religious seminary? Follow directors Chris Wright and Stefan Kolbe to find out. Read More