131 films found
KE 2020 • 96 • Sam Soko
Boniface “Softie” Mwangi is daring and audacious, and recognized as Kenya's most provocative photojournalist. But as a father of three young children, these qualities create tremendous turmoil between him and his wife Njeri. When he wants to run for political office, he is forced to choose: country or family?
ARCHITECTURE MUST BLAZE!
AT, CH 2019 • 55' • Mathias Frick
Wolf Prix is one of the most successful architects from Europe. Since the foundation of Coop Himmelb(l)au in 1968 where his award-winning creations come to life, he has managed to establish himself as a star and revolutionist in the architecture scene. An exclusive insight into his controversial views on politics, society and culture which reflect on his buildings have spread a new critical perception on traditional doctrines of architecture.
EDEN HAZARD AND CHRISTIAN BENTEKE, A BROMANCE
BE 2019 • 58' • Thomas Bricmont, Pablo Crutzen, Robin Smit
Eden Hazard and Christian Benteke, a bromance is an exclusive glimpse into Eden Hazards childhood and his life-long friendship with Christian Benteke. Archive footage and stories of family and friends document his rise to one of the most iconic football stars today.
SY, UK 2019 • 60', 80', 95' • Waad al-Kateab & Edward Watts
One of the first movies from a young female director from Syria, Emmy awarded, Waad al-Kateab, who filmed her life in rebel-held Aleppo through 5 years of the Syrian uprising.
Forget Me Not (2019)
DK, KR 2019 • 56’, 86’ • Sun Hee Engelstoft
In South Korea it’s still considered shameful to have children outside of marriage, despite society seemingly being wealthy and modern. Many girls are sent away to institutions to keep their pregnancy a secret. FORGET ME NOT follows three such women who have to decide whether to keep the baby or give it up for adoption.
CA, US 2019 • 52', 85' • Erin Derham
Told through the eyes and hands of acclaimed artists across the world, the film explores the diverse subculture of taxidermy where sculptors must also be scientists, seeing life where others only see death.
MX, US 2019 • 58', 81' • Luke Lorentzen
In a city where the government operates only 45 emergency ambulances for a population of over nine million, the family acts as a crucial—but unregistered—underground lifeline. But the job is riddled with police bribes and cutthroat competition. And even though the Ochoa family has a reputation for being trustworthy, they must reckon with the sudden escalation in bribes that could force them to wade into the ethically questionable practice of making money off of patients in dire straits.
SE 2019 • 58', 85' • Viktor Nordenskiöld
Incredible coverage of 4 years in the office of the Swedish foreign minister, Margot Wallström, known for her fearless feminist agenda and sharp, empathic mind. We witness her arduous negotiations with Saudi Arabia, Israel and North Korea, as well as a highly competitive campaign for a seat in the UNSC, followed by a crash course in keeping it cool in the face of death threats and intimidation.
WHERE WE BELONG
CH 2019 • 52', 78' • Jacqueline Zünd
Parents split up, a family falls apart. Two separate worlds emerge from what once was considered a unity. In constant transition, children now live between two homes. WHERE WE BELONG approaches their reality and focuses on how fragile children are, but also how brave, smart and funny they respond to their situation.
US 2019 • 58', 99' • Liza Mandelup
Austyn Tester - handsome and 16 - feels oppressed by the confines of life in his small hometown in Tennessee. But in the online-streaming world, Austyn is adored by thousands of young girls, all eager for his ‘likes’, his attention, or just to hear him say their name.