66 min. - When his mother dies Icare must stand up to a hostile gang in the children’s home, but then Camille arrives … An animated family film about the fact that there is happiness after all.
105 min. - The Leipzig-based star of the international art scene and his millionaire collectors. Life at the studio, observations on art, surprising insights and an approach to an enigma.
81 min. - “Bağlar” is about those who won’t give in to despair.
67 min. - Archives are tirelessly fighting against the age-related decay of film stock. Chemical processes produce blisters and crystal carpets in the emulsion.
119 min. - An exercise book filled with the testimonies of women who were raped by Congolese rebels becomes the starting point of an odyssey through the war between Muslims and Christians. Fraught with sad beauty.
75 min. - Young Israelis performing a rite of initiation, the “Journey to Poland”: seven days, three mass graves, four concentration camps, and cameras running all the time. An exercise in identity made up of YouTube videos – horror 2.0.
92 min. - Give it up for Martha and Niki! The two win one street dance battle after the other and even end up the first female team to win the world championship.
85 min. - How embarrassing when your father’s intended is no older than you and Thai to boot. A culture clash comedy about love, money and happiness. Deeply funny, courageous and touching.
126 min. - Cinema’s leap into the digital age and vanquishing of the analogue – a promise of salvation. An opulent essay about the visions and losses brought by a dubious departure.
70 min. - Three Yezidi girls are cowering in the UNHCR tent A157 at the Turkish-Syrian border: escaped from Isis, raped, violated, pregnant. An attempt to cope.
85 min. - A station kiosk pub in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. The regulars meet refugees who change trains here. Surprising insights into provincial Germany in 2016, warm-hearted and direct.