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As Mil e Uma Noites | Deutschland/ Frankreich/ Schweiz/ Portugal 2015 | Drama | Miguel Gomes | 12
Miguel Gomes’ ARABIAN NIGHTS is a six-hour-long epic in three installments (VOLUME 1: THE RESTLESS ONE, VOLUME 2: THE DESOLATE ONE, and VOLUME 3: THE ENCHANTED ONE). Like the classic collection of fairytales, stories and anecdotes, Gomes’ film ...
Spanien 2014 | Comedy | Emilio Martínez Lázaro | 6
OCHO APELLIDOS VASCOS, the most successful film in Spain with 11 million filmgoers, centers around Rafa, a prototypical macho from Seville as he follows the Basque Amaia to her hometown so he can give her back her handbag. It is the beginning of a ...
Alipato: The Very Brief Life of an Ember | Deutschland/Philippinen 2016 | Science Fiction | Khavn | 16
In Mondomanila, a version of the Filipino capital, the poorest of the poor are shortening their lives by manufacturing coal under unhealthy conditions. The excessive documentary-like gangster story was developed by director Khavn together with slum ...
A dark comedy about a group of elderly people in assisted living that designs a machine for assisted euthanasia in order to “help” their friends. When the wife of the inventor begins to show symptoms of Alzheimer's, she demands to die as well….
While filming REVISION Philip Scheffner met the Romanian Colorado Velcu and his family. By now the Velcus have relocated to Berlin and Scheffner portrays their efforts to gain ground in their new home.
Großbritannien/ Deutschland/ Dänemark 2018 | Documentary, Naturfilm | Victor Kossakovsky | 6
90 minutes of water. In liquid and solid form. As ice and steam. The visually stunning essay film shows the element of water in its beauty and in its destructive power.
Jiang hu er nv | Frankreich/China 2018 | Drama, Romance Films, Crime Drama | Jia Zhang-Ke | 12
Young Qiao goes to prison for five years to protect her beloved, Bin the gangster. When she‘s released, the world has changed. The gangsters have become businessmen since the introduction of capitalist economics in China and Bin is now married.
Orthodox monks have been living in Athos, an autonomous monk’s republic on a peninsula east of Thessaloniki, for over 1000 years. Documentarians Peter Bardehele and Andreas Martin were granted access to this normally closed-off world.
Deutschland 2015 | Documentary | Simon Brückner | oA
Social psychologist Peter Brückner was one of the first victims of the West German version of McCarthyism. Following juristidiction which prohibited supposed “enemies of the constitution”, he was removed from his teaching position in 1972. His ...
Deutschland 2014 | Documentary | Hubertus Siegert | 12
From the drastic, decade-long punishments in the US to the rather mild seeming conditions in Norway: Hubertus Siegert’s thoughtful documentary gives three distinct examples of the different ways in which the justice system deals with victims and ...
The documentary portrays content moderators who look at thousands of pictures and videos on facebook, twitter, and instagram day after day and decide whether they have to be deleted or censored.
El camino | Deutschland/Weißrussland 2021 | Documentary | Aliaksei Paluyan
Aliaksei Paluyan‘s documentary COURAGE about the resistance movement in Belarus was filmed in the summer of 2020 during the presidential election on August 9th. After the dubious election results ltens of thousands of citizens took to the streets ...
Deutschland/Weißrussland 2021 | Documentary | Aliaksei Paluyan | 12
Deutschstunde | Deutschland 2018 | Drama, Literary Film Adaptations | Christian Schwochow | 12
Christian Schwochow has adapted Siegfried Lenz‘ novel “Deutschstunde.“ The German literature classic is about young Siggi, who reflects on his relationship to his overly dutiful father and “degenerate“ painter Nansen in an essay for German ...
Eddie The Eagle | USA/Großbritannien/Deutschland 2016 | Biography, Drama | Dexter Fletcher | oA
A Cheerful biopic of British ski jumper Eddie „the Eagle“ Edwards, whose determined performance at the Olympics in Calgary 1988 made him world famous, even though – or possibly because – he always finished last.
Deutschland 2022 | Documentary, Porträt | Claudia Müller | 12
Claudia Müller‘s portrait of author Elfriede Jelinek puts her texts at the center, which are read here by Sophie Rois, Sandra Hüller and Martin Wuttke.
Face It! – Das Gesicht im Zeitalter des Digitalismus | Deutschland 2019 | Documentary | Gerd Conradt | oA
Gerd Conradt‘s documentary carefully and thoughtfully revolves around the questions that arise about face recognition technology.
Deutschland 2018 | Documentary, Biography, Familiy History | Annekatrin Hendel | 6
Father Horst Brasch was the founder of the Free German Youth and a SED official, children Thomas, Klaus, Peter, and Marion are all artists, writers, actors, and novelists. Annekathrin Hendel‘s documentary reviews the family‘s history between ...
GETT, THE TRIAL OF VIVIANE AMSALEM details the excruciating legal and emotional journey a woman has to undertake to receive a GETT - the document granting a divorce - from the rabbinical court.
Deutschland 2018 | Drama, Familiy History | Anca Miruna Lazarescu | 12
Jessica has OCD and takes care of her sister who is suffering from an incurable lung disease. Her father Stefan tries to overcome the pain of the accidental death of his wife by reading to hospice patients.
Le grand jour | Frankreich 2015 | Documentary | Pascal Plisson
Four teenagers face a day that might change their lives: in India Nidhi hopes to be chosen for a studentship, in Cuba Albert wants to become a professional boxer, in Mongolia Deegii trains for circus school nd in Uganda Tom hopes to pass his ranger ...
Deutschland 2016 | Documentary | Philip Widmann | oA
The setting of this quiet observational documentary is a house in Ninh Hau, a small town on the southern coast of Vietnam, and the ancestral seat of the Le Thi family. Their story mirrors the eventful history of Vietnam in a multifaceted way.
USA/Deutschland 2020 | Drama | Franka Potente
Franka Potente‘s film HOME is set in a Californian small town hit by poverty and the opioid epidemic. Marvin returns to his hometown after 17 years in prison where the granddaughter of the woman he murdered develops sympathy for him.
I Am Zlatan – Jag är Zlatan | Schweden/Dänemark/Niederlande 2022 | Biography, Drama, Sportfilm | Jens Sjögren
Zlatan Ibrahimović - goal scorer and enfant terrible, incredible footballer and stubborn egoist. Based on the eponymous autobiography, the Swedish biopic shows how a nobody from a bad neighborhood in Malmö became an international star.
Deutschland 2017 | History, Drama | Matti Geschonneck | oA
The film, based on Eugen Ruge’s novel, is set in the fall of 1989. Relatives, friends, and comrades all come to celebrate the 90th birthday of the incorrigible, Stalinist functionary Wilhelm Powileit, but one person is missing: his nephew Sasha, ...
J'accuse | Frankreich/Italien 2019 | Drama, Historical Film | Roman Polanski | 12
Roman Polanski‘s new, controversial film is about the antisemitic Dreyfus affair of 1894. The original title of the film was J’ACCUSE, based on Emile Zola‘s famous article in which he accused the military court of convicting Dreyfus without ...
Sadilishteto | Bulgarien 2014 | Drama | Stephan Komandarev | 12
When Mityo, who lives next to the Bulgarian-Turkish border with his son Vasko, finds himself short of money, he turns to a rich and ruthless captain. The latter was once a border police officer whose job was to brutally prevent people from fleeing ...
Deutschland 2022 | Documentary, Film about film-making | Alice Agneskirchner
Ulrich and Erika Gregor met in 1957 and have led a life together dedicated to the cinema ever since. In 1963 they founded the “Freunde der deutschen Kinemathek“ who run Arsenal Kino in Berlin and started the “Internationale Forum des jungen ...
Leto | Russland 2018 | Biography, Drama, Music Films | Kirill Serebrennikov | 12
Leningrad 1980: mostly in black and white, broken up by pseudo-documentary footage and musical numbers, LETO is about rock musician Viktor Tsoi and the feeling of a new beginning.
The Last City
Die letzte Stadt | Deutschland 2020 | Drama | Heinz Emigholz | 18
An archeologist and an arms dealer, who remember being a filmmaker and a psychiatrist in a previous life, have an uninterrupted conversation about family, the relationship between youth and old age, weapons design, cosmology, and war guilt.
The Railway Man | Großbritannien/Australien 2013 | Biography, Drama, War Film | Jonathan Teplitzky | 12
Eric (Colin Firth) was tortured in a Japanese POW camp in World War 2 where he helped build the River Kwai Bridge. He never processed what he went through and, in 1980, he wishes to find closure. He meets his tormentor in Thailand who suffers from ...
Simindis kundzuli | Georgien 2014 | Drama | George Ovashvili | oA
Every spring natural islands appear in the Enguri, a river that separates Abkhazia and Georgia, that only last a few months. In this allegorical narrative an older man and a younger woman settle on one of the islands and start to plant corn there, ...
Deutschland/Mali 2016 | Documentary | Lutz Gregor | oA
More than half of Mali’s territory is controlled by Islamists. Where once the “Festival au Désert“ took place is where secular music is now completely forbidden. Various musicians in the faraway capital Bamako refuse to just accept that.
Spanien/ Großbritannien/ Frankreich/ Portugal 2018 | Adventure, Science Fiction | Terry Gilliam | 12
The production on Terry Gilliam‘s most recent film kept being disrupted by calamities and legal disputes. Almost 20 years after filming began, the film about a cynical ad executive and an old cobbler who believes he is Don Quixote in coming to the ...
Marianne & Leonard – Words of Love | USA 2019 | Documentary | Nick Broomfield | oA
Nick Broomfield (KURT & COURTNEY, WHITNEY - CAN I BE ME) follows the relationship of Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen from its beginnings on the Greek island of Hydra to Marianne's death.
Marie et les naufragés | Frankreich 2016 | Comedy, Liebeskomödie | Sébastien Betbeder
The center of this off-beat love triangle is Marie, a modern-day siren who magically attracts heartbroken men. Her satellites are Siméon, a man whose marriage proposal was rejected, and her ex Antoine, a crisis-prone author with an overdeveloped ...
Figlia Mia | Italien/Schweiz/Deutschland 2018 | Drama | Laura Bispuri
A fishing village in Sardinia: Vittoria was raised by her adoptive mother Tina while her living and mentally unstable mother Angelica didn‘t take care of her. When that changes, a relationship drama begins between the three women.
Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglément | Frankreich 2014 | Comedy | Clovis Cornillac | 6
A 30 year old square pianist and her neighbor, a wealthy, eccentric inventor live in what amounts to basically the same apartment, divided by a soundproof wall. The bitter enemies slowly develop a relationship – without ever meeting each other.
Frankreich/USA/Großbritannien 2014 | Documentary | Frederick Wiseman | oA
Frederic Wiseman, one of the inventors of the “direct cinema” style, is famous for his insightful portraits of institutions and their inhabitants. In his latest documentary feature he takes on the National Gallery in London.
Nightcrawler | USA 2014 | Drama, Crime Drama, Thriller | Dan Gilroy | 16
A young drifter comes across a TV reporter filming an accident and then demands hundreds of dollars for the footage. Lou develops a taste for blood. He finds himself a camera, buys a police radio, and sets out to find the most gruesome and violent ...
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood | USA 2019 | Drama, Crime Drama, Thriller | Quentin Tarantino
Though the Manson murders serve as the hook – Tarantino‘s ONCE UPON A TIME...IN HOLLYWOOD is less about Charles Manson, Sharon Tate, and Roman Polanski and more about the myth of Hollywood.
L'opéra de Paris | Frankreich/Schweiz 2016 | Documentary, Oper | Jean-Stéphane Bron | oA
In an exacting study with excellent irony, Jean- Stéphane Bron profiles the Parisian Opera, which regards itself as the pillar of the nation and often overlooks the fact that it‘s not nearly as egalitarian as it believes.
Pope Francis – A Man of his Word | USA 2018 | Biography, Documentary | Wim Wenders | oA
Wim Wenders filmed a documentary about the current pope on behalf of the Vatican. He searches for references to his namesake Francis of Assisi who preached about modesty and humbleness and also lived that way.
Peter Handke – Bin im Wald. Kann sein, dass ich mich verspäte | Deutschland 2016 | Documentary | Corinna Belz | oA
Documentarian Corinna Belz follows up her film about Gerhard Richter with a profile of writer Peter Handke in his house in Paris.
Dänemark/ Großbritannien/ Südafrika 2014 | Western | Kristian Levring | 16
The Danish soldier Jon (Mads Mikkelsen) has built a new life for himself in America and sends for his wife and son to join him. When they are murdered on the journey, Jon seeks revenge and starts a vicious circle of violence.
Inimi cicatrizate | Deutschland/Rumänien 2016 | Drama | Radu Jude | 12
A gravely ill man leads a lonely and reclusive life in a sanatorium while there’s war outside. The enigmatic adaptation of “Scarred Hearts” by Romanian author Max Blecher awakens the desire to delve into his work more.
Une jolie Ch'tite famille
La Ch’tite famille | Frankreich 2018 | Comedy | Dany Boon | oA
Les beaux jours d'Aranjuez | Deutschland/Frankreich 2016 | Drama | Wim Wenders | oA
An adaptation of a one-act play by Peter Handke: a woman and a man sit at a table in a villa garden overlooking Paris. They talk about everything and nothing, about life, and about the constantly changing, difficult, and wonderful relations between ...
Speer Goes to Hollywood
Israel 2021 | Documentary, Film about film-making | Vanessa Lapa | 12
Albert Speer, who was convicted of being a war criminal in Nürnberg, belonged to the social elite of the Federal Republic after his release. In the early 70s, his autobiography was going to be filmed in the US.
Julianne Moore plays a woman diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s. Linear, but also loose, with numerous leaps in time, weeks and months are compressed together is the way the film depicts Alice’s progressive mental decline, but also the ...
Suite francaise | Kanada/Frankreich/Großbritannien 2014 | Drama, War Film, Love Stories | Saul Dibb | 12
With her husband missing in action during WWII, French villager Lucille (Michelle Williams) has to shelter a German officer (Matthias Schoenaerts) and falls in love with him. An Adaptation of Irène Némirovsky’s bestselling novel.
Deutschland 2014 | Documentary | Regina Schilling
Trying to make sense of her fractured European identity, Adriana Altares, actor and author, visits the places of her past: Italy where she grew up, Croatia where her parents came from, Giessen where her parents live and Berlin where she herself ...
Deutschland/Österreich 2018 | Drama, Literary Film Adaptations | Nikolaus Leytner | 12
17 year old Franz moves to Vienna shortly before Austria‘s so-called “Anschluss“ (annexation) to the Third Reich. He works in a newspaper shop and discusses his love troubles with a special customer – Sigmund Freud.
In Bed With Victoria
Frankreich 2016 | Drama, Comedy | Justine Triet | 12
Lawyer Victoria can argue brilliantly in court but her life outside of work is an utter catastrophe: she keeps pushing her 2 children onto her nannies, her ex writes a blog about her, and even her psychiatrist thinks she’s disturbed.
Was heißt hier Ende? Der Filmkritiker Michael Althen | Deutschland 2015 | Documentary, Drama | Dominik Graf | oA
The critic Michael Althen, who died way too young in 2011, is one of the most important voices for a generation of film journalists that grew up with the newspaper as an essential medium. Filmmaker Dominik Graf chose to honor his friend in a very ...
Lost in Karastan | Großbritannien/Georgien/Frankreich 2014 | Comedy | Ben Hopkins | 12
The celebrated author and filmmaker Emil Forester is invited to a festival in a fictitious Caucasus republic and meets a film enthusiast dictator, who makes Forester an offer he can’t refuse: The film adaptation of Karastanian national myth.
Where Is Rocky II? | Deutschland/ Frankreich/ Italien/ Belgien 2016 | Documentary | Pierre Bismuth | 6
In 1979 artist Ed Ruscha planted an artificial rock somewhere in the desert. In his playful WHERE IS ROCKY II? filmmaker Pierre Bismuth instigates a search for the elusive object that is part real, part fiction and very amusing.
Hiso Hiso Boshi | Japan 2015 | Science Fiction | Sion Sono | oA
Android Yoko Suzuki works for an intergalactic delivery service, delivering parcels to the few remaining humans she tracks down in the barren landscapes of faraway galaxies - filmed in the abandoned villages surrounding the nuclear reactor of ...
Deutschland/USA/Italien/Tansania 2013 | Drama | Noaz Deshe
The African boy Alias is albino and is persecuted because of his skin color. WHITE SHADOW is above all an escape story, an endless fight for survival and running away from danger and persecution, only broken by short moments of quiet where Alias can ...
Så ock på jorden | Schweden 2015 | Drama | Kay Pollak | 6
WIE AUF ERDEN takes place only a few months after its extremely successful prequel WIE IM HIMMEL ended: the charismatic conductor Daniel is dead, his girlfriend Lena is raising their child on her own and the local choir tries to put on stage ...
Deutschland/Österreich 2017 | Black Comedy | Josef Hader | 12
Josef Hader wears many hats as the writer, director, and protagonist: Georg, a music critic and misanthrope in his best years, just got laid off from his magazine, has a marriage with psychotherapist Johanna that’s on the rocks, and doesn’t ...
For his bitter and satirical potrayal of an actor and writer, who has retired into the countryside and passes his time writing resentful columns for the local newspaper while dreaming of writing a major book on the history of the Turkish theatre, ...
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