• Epicentro Poster

    Epicentro

    Epicentro Poster

    Epicentro

    Cuba is well known as a so-called time capsule. The place where the New World was discovered has become both a romantic vision and a warning. With ongoing global cultural and financial upheavals, large parts of the world could face a similar kind of existence.

  • Earth (Erde) Poster

    Earth (Erde)

    Earth (Erde) Poster

    Earth (Erde)

    Several billion tons of earth are moved annually by humans - with shovels, excavators or dynamite. Nikolaus Geyrhalter observes people, in mines, quarries and at large construction sites, engaged in a constant struggle to take possession of the planet.

  • Little Joe Poster

    Little Joe

    Little Joe Poster

    Little Joe

    LITTLE JOE follows Alice (Emily Beecham), a single mother and dedicated senior plant breeder at a corporation engaged in developing new species. She has engineered a special crimson flower, remarkable not only for its beauty but also for its therapeutic value: if kept at the ideal temperature, fed properly and spoken to regularly, this plant makes its owner happy. Against company policy, Alice takes one home as a gift for her teenage son, Joe. They christen it 'Little Joe.' But as their plant grows, so too does Alice's suspicion that her new creation may not be as harmless as its nickname suggests.

  • Space Dogs Poster

    Space Dogs

    Space Dogs Poster

    Space Dogs

    Laika, a stray dog, was the first living being to be sent into space and thus to a certain death. A legend says that she returned to Earth as a ghost and still roams the streets of Moscow alongside her free-drifting descendants. While shooting this film, the directors little by little realised that they knew the street dogs only as part of our human world; they have never looked at humans as a part of the dogs’ world.

  • Die Kinder der Toten Poster

    Die Kinder der Toten

    Die Kinder der Toten Poster

    Die Kinder der Toten

    Tourism is booming at the Pension Alpenrose. After a dying in an accident, Karin returns as one of the undead. In a cinema owned by a Nazi widow where the past is mourned, she brings the dead back to life.

  • The Waldheim Waltz (Waldheims Walzer) Poster

    The Waldheim Waltz (Waldheims Walzer)

    The Waldheim Waltz (Waldheims Walzer) Poster

    The Waldheim Waltz (Waldheims Walzer)

    Ruth Beckermann documents the process of uncovering former UN Secretary General Kurt Waldheim's wartime past. It shows the swift succession of new allegations by the World Jewish Congress during his Austrian presidential campaign, the denial by the Austrian political class, the outbreak of anti-Semitism and patriotism, which finally led to his election.

  • Chaos (2018/II) Poster

    Chaos (2018/II)

    Chaos (2018/II) Poster

    Chaos (2018/II)

    'Chaos' is a discussion between a woman stuck in Damascus, another one stuck in exile, and a third who has recently left. It is a conversation between the interior and exterior, an impossible conversation.

  • Mister Universo Poster

    Mister Universo

    Mister Universo Poster

    Mister Universo

    Tairo, a young lion-tamer, is unhappy. Losing his lucky charm gives him a reason to set off for a journey across Italy in search of Arthur Robin, a former Mister Universe, who gave him the charm a long time ago.

  • Tomcat (Kater) Poster

    Tomcat (Kater)

    Tomcat (Kater) Poster

    Tomcat (Kater)

    One morning an unexpected outburst of violence from Stefan shakes their harmonious relationship to its core. From this moment on, skepticism and alienation define their cohabitation and represent an almost insurmountable obstacle. While Stefan is losing the ground beneath his feet, Andreas struggles with his mistrust and his love for Stefan.

  • Lampedusa in Winter Poster

    Lampedusa in Winter

    Lampedusa in Winter Poster

    Lampedusa in Winter

    The Italian “refugee island” of Lampedusa is in the firm grip of winters tristesse. Tourists have left, the remaining refugees fight to be taken to the mainland. As a fire destroys the worn down ferry, that connects the island to Italy, the mayor Giusi Nicolini and the local fishermen struggle for a new ship. The tiny community at the edge of Europe is engaged in a desperate struggle for solidarity with those who many consider the cause of the ongoing crisis: the African boat people.