An original portrait of Pavel Koutecký, one of the most outstanding Czech documentary filmmakers. Koutecký mainly focused on documentary filmmaking, but he also experimented with animation. His films received many awards at film festivals all around the world.
The best known adaptation for film of Jaroslav Hašek’s satirical novel joins timeless humor with trenchant irony, the target of which is not limited to the senselessness of war alone.
state-theatre is a series of six experimental documentaries that explore urban conditions for performance based on six case studies in Lagos, Tehran, Berlin, Detroit, Beirut and Mönchengladbach.
state-theatre is a series of six experimental documentaries that explore urban conditions for performance based on six case studies in Lagos, Tehran, Berlin, Detroit, Beirut and Mönchengladbach
Daniel Kötter’s single take film Neues Theater, based on a performance staged in November 2011, examines a moment of fundamental change in the understanding of public space in post-communist Poland.
Theatre 2 (Series #4) is a feature documentary, which depicts the relationship between Japan’s leading playwright and director Hirata and the world we live in.
Theatre 1 is a feature length documentary, which closely depicts the world of Oriza Hirata, Japan’s leading playwright and director, and his theatrical company, Seinendan.
Using video assist recorded images, Antecâmara is about the “act” of shooting, the physical reality and ritual energy of two film crews during the preparation for a shot.
“The motto for this film is affections from life in images. It alternates between ‘snapshots’ of shootings and the present-day memory of people with whom I’ve worked in films by Teresa Villaverde, João Mário Grilo, José Álvaro de Morais, Fernando Lopes or Miguel Gomes.”
Based on remains of Argentine films that were never completed, The Endless Film is a parallel history of cinema.
The life and death of a cult rock poet who worked as a coal excavator and became “the Bob Dylan of the mine” before becoming the “voice of the East Germans” – told against the backdrop of a region in rapid structural change and facing global issues.
A psychological drama of the illness of an individual and the illness of the society. A film immediately banned after its premiere in 1969 for its apparent naturalism.
A documentary about the kitchen and chefs in the new Hotel International in Brno.
Filmmaker Angela Christlieb embarks on a search for the vanished art terrorist group Gelitin. The artist and gallerist Salvatore Viviano is at her side. Interviews with internationally renowned names of the international art scene and archive material lead to a journey into a world full of wonders, scandals and body parts.
Imagine a world where a little boy can grow up to be the woman of his dreams, and a young girl can rise to become a leader among men. Welcome to Kumu Hina's Hawai'i.
The injustice of solitary confinement and the transformative power of art are explored in Herman’s House, a feature documentary that follows the unlikely friendship between a New York artist and one of America’s most famous inmates as they collaborate on an acclaimed art project...
A Sonic Pulse illuminates different ways in which deaf people connect to and experience electronic music from a visceral, communal and scientific perspective.
Maverick underground American/ Lebanese musician and ethnomusicologist Alan Bishop lands as a stranger in Cairo, soon after the 2011 uprisings and teams up with three young Egyptian musicians for the translation of his old songs into Arabic.
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