2019

Berlin Bouncer

Berlin Bouncer

A portrait of Berlin’s most famous bouncers – Sven Marquardt, Frank Künster and Smiley Baldwin. The three men have been part and parcel of the ...
Talking About Trees

Talking About Trees

We follow four Sudanese filmmakers on their journey through dusty archives and bureaucratic institutions. Their dream: To bring cinema back to Sudan.
Flesh Out

Flesh Out

2019  

Flesh Out

A woman living in Mauritania is ordered to eat excessively so that she becomes more desirable and finds a husband.
Marighella

Marighella

2019  

Marighella

The story of Carlos Marighella, former congressman, poet and militant who was murdered by the military dictatorship in 1969.
God Exists, Her Name is Petrunija

God Exists, Her Name is Petrunija

A Macedonian woman throws herself into a traditionally men-only ceremony, kicking up a ruckus and standing her ground.
Your Turn

Your Turn

2019  

Your Turn

When numerous schools in São Paulo were slated to be closed in 2015 as a result of the worsening socio-political crisis, students occupied more ...
So Long, My Son

So Long, My Son

The changes in Chinese society from the 1950s to the ’80s, as experienced by two families.
Serendipity

Serendipity

2019  

Serendipity

Serendipity began as a book, published on the occasion of Prune Nourry’s solo show at the Guimet National Asian Art Museum in Paris in 2017. The ...
And Your Bird Can Sing

And Your Bird Can Sing

The triangular relationship between three 21-year-olds – the unnamed narrator, his male roommate Shizuo, and a woman named Sachiko who ...
Where We Belong

Where We Belong

For Alyssia and Ilaria, every farewell is also a reunion. Just a while ago they were at the Italian Mediterranean coast, now here they are ...
Synonyms

Synonyms

2019  

Synonyms

A young Israeli man absconds to Paris to flee his nationality, aided by his trusty Franco-Israeli dictionary.
A Tale of Three Sisters

A Tale of Three Sisters

A stagnant and gloomy village in the 1980s. Reyhan, Nurhan, and Havva, three sisters were sent to town as ‘besleme’ (foster child and ...
Better Days

Better Days

2019  

Better Days

Nian is trying to get into shape for the state Gaokao exam. Her chances of getting a spot at university depend on her score and the constant ...
Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

Merata Mita, pioneering Māori filmmaker and international champion of women in indigenous film, is celebrated by her youngest son, archivist ...
The Magic Life of V

The Magic Life of V

Haunted by childhood traumas, Veera is trying to become more independent through live-action role-playing. As she guides herself and her mentally ...
Monos

Monos

2019  

Monos

On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.
False Belief

False Belief

2019  

False Belief

The love story of a couple caught up in the gentrification of a neighborhood that is wiping out a seminal African-American cultural legacy and ...
Buoyancy

Buoyancy

2019  

Buoyancy

An innocent Cambodian boy is sold to a Thai broker and enslaved on a fishing trawler. As fellow slaves are tortured and murdered around him, he ...
Born in Evin

Born in Evin

2019  

Born in Evin

Maryam Zaree was born in one of Iran’s most notorious political prisons. In her documental debut, she embarks on a personal search for clues: in ...
Fish Takes Off

Fish Takes Off

A young woman stands on the Rialto Bridge in Venice; in a cool box is her dead goldfish. Initially she had planned to let it be carried out to ...
Driveways

Driveways

2019  

Driveways

Eight-year-old Cody is spending the summer in an unfamiliar setting with his mom Kathy. Though he can’t relate to the neighbourhood kids, things ...
Die Einzelteile der Liebe

Die Einzelteile der Liebe

Sophie and Georg once loved each other, but now they have split up. Almost the entire film takes place in front of the same doorway in Berlin. In ...
By the Name of Tania

By the Name of Tania

The Amazon flows lazily through the goldmine-gashed landscape of northern Peru. Using real eyewitness accounts, directors Bénédicte Liénard and ...
Knives and Skin

Knives and Skin

KNIVES AND SKIN follows the investigation of a young girl’s disappearance in the rural Midwest, led by an inexperienced local sheriff. The ripple ...
Kids

Kids

2019  

Kids

The local S-Bahn train whooshes through Berlin and past the lives of Emine, Marie, Christian and Arthur. Their paths will likely never cross, yet ...
Monsters

Monsters

2019  

Monsters

A long time married couple comes to decide within 24 hours, through encounters with strangers, that letting go might be their biggest proof of love.
Fukuoka

Fukuoka

2019  

Fukuoka

A bookseller from Seoul travels with a young woman to Fukuoka in Japan to meet a former friend from university. While their reunion is haunted by ...
My Extraordinary Summer with Tess

My Extraordinary Summer with Tess

As the youngest of the family, Sam is haunted by the notion that someday he could become the last remaining survivor, all alone. On a family ...