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FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 56 Min. | OV
Director: Klaus Wirbitzky
The Peppercorns are back! But first it's time to say goodbye: Nina's family are returning to Italy. The young detectives go on a boat trip on which …

FF 2014 | Germany, Russia, Sweden 2013 | 70 Min. |
Director: Johan Hagelbäck, Julia Ocker, Ralf Kukula, Konstantin Brilliantov, Lotta & Uzi Geffenblad, Kiana Naghshineh
For children, going to the cinema is a treat full of fun and entertainment, but also a journey into unknown worlds. When the red curtain rises and …

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FF 2014 | Sri Lanka 2014 | 98 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Prasanna Jayakody
Country bumpkins Abasiri and Mani won't say no to a trip to Colombo, even if the occasion is a sad one: they have to bring back the corpse of a woman …

3/4

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 80 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Maike Mia Höhne
Sabine wants a child. Michael already has one. A family. A perfectly normal wish und precisely because it is so easy, not so easy to fulfill today. …

The Absent One

FF 2014 | Denmark, Germany, Sweden 2014 | 119 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Mikkel Nørgaard
Schändung is the film version of the second part of the gripping thriller series by Jussi Adler-Olsen which has sold millions of copies worldwide. …

Ady Gasy, The Malagasy Way

FF 2014 | France, Madagascar 2014 | 84 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Lova Nantenaina
Documentary: For capitalists, Madagascar is a nightmare: a country in which the concepts of growth and profit have no meaning. The economy of the …

After Winter Comes Spring

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1988 | 116 Min. | OV
Director: Helke Misselwitz
Documentary: The director begins a train journey across the GDR, from her birthplace Zwickau in the South right up to the North Sea. On her way, she …

Aftermath - The Second Flood

FF 2014 | Germany, Austria, Ireland 2014 | 92 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Raphael Barth
Documentary The Nicobars are a remote island group in the Indian Ocean. Their inhabitants have lived for the last 900 years with virtually no contact …

Album 61

FF 2014 | Israel 2013 | 70 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Halil Efrat
Documentary: Boris Gelfand has been waiting all his life for this moment: the Jewish chess pro from Byelorus takes on the Indian world champion …

All my mother's goats

FF 2014 | France 2013 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Sophie Audier
Documentary A remote plateau in Provence. The home of Maguy, who has lived here for 40 years making cheese from the milk of her goats. But all that …

Alleluia

FF 2014 | Belgium, France 2013 | 90 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Fabrice Du Welz
Via a dating portal, Gloria makes contact with Michel. For her it's love at first sight. But feelings aren't part of Michel's world: he's a …

Anton the Magician

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1977 | 106 Min. | OV
Director: Günter Reisch
Car mechanic Anton Grubske is never short of a trick or two. In 1945 he manages to avoid being sent to a POW camp and returns to his home town in …

Apprehension

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1981 | 99 Min. | OV
Director: Lothar Warneke
Divorcee Inge Herold (Christine Schorn) is in her mid-30s and lives with her 15-year old son. She works as a psychologist and has a relationship with …

Atlit

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 91 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Shirel Amitay
Israel 1995. During the peace process, three sister meet to discuss the sale of the parental home in the small town of Atlit. Fairly soon, feathers …

August Winds

FF 2014 | Brazil 2014 | 77 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Gabriel Mascaro
Shirley has moved to a little town on the coast to take care of her grandmother. She drives a tractor in a coconut plantation, listens to rock music, …

The Avian Kind

FF 2014 | South Korea 2014 | 112 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Shin Yeon-shick
Writer Jung-suk aimlessly roams the Korean wilderness. 15 years previously, his wife left him and their daughter behind and disappeared. When …

Ayiti Toma, The Land of the Living

FF 2014 | Canada 2013 | 83 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Joseph Hillel
Documentary: The public perception of Haiti is usually that of a crisis zone: still suffering from its colonial past, haunted by disease and disaster …

Baby Balloon

FF 2014 | Belgium 2013 | 84 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Stefan Liberski
A young woman wth a big heart and a huge voice: Bici sings with a band in Lüttich (Liège). The corpulent 18-year old from a run-down working-class …

Beautiful Youth

FF 2014 | France, Spain 2014 | 102 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Jaime Rosales
Carlos and Natalia are an attractive couple in their mid-20s without vocational training. He works on a building site for low wages, while she is …

Beaverland

FF 2014 | Chile 2014 | 68 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Antonio Luco, Nicolás Molina
Documentary: Biologists Derek and Giorgia have a mission: killing beavers. In Tierra del Fuego, the rodents have turned the ecosystem on its head. …

Bella Block: Die Kommissarin

FF 2014 | Germany 1994 | 104 Min. | OV
Director: Max Faerberboeck
To mark the 20th anniversary of Bella Block, Filmfest Hamburg is showing the very first episode broadcast on 26th March 1994, which hasn't aged in …

Bella Block: Für immer und immer

FF 2014 | Germany, Portugal 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Christian von Castelberg
Bella Block accompanies public prosecutor Mehlhorn on an invitation to Lisbon from his old fellow student Bernhard Greve (Henry Hübchen). At the …

Bella Vista

FF 2014 | USA 2014 | 83 Min. | OV
Director: Vera Brunner-Sung
In a small town in Montana, a young woman teaches English to migrants. She gave up her familiar surroundings for this temporary job in a remote …

Beyond Beyond

FF 2014 | Denmark, Sweden 2014 | 78 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Esben Toft Jacobsen
Since his mother was kidnapped by the feather king, Johan, a young rabbit, has lived with his father at sea on an old fishing boat. He likes his new …

Black Ice- Waiting for Katrin

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 59 Min. | OV
Director: Michael Heuer
On New Year's Eve 2001, 15-year old Katrin Konert disappeared on the way home from the disco in the Lower Saxon provinces. Her family have been …

A Blast

FF 2014 | Germany, Greece, Netherlands 2014 | 83 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Syllas Tzoumerkas
Yesterday, Maria was a caring mother and a loving wife. Now she's in her SUV fleeing at top speed on the motorway, with a fire and a case full of …

Blue Sky Bones

FF 2014 | China 2013 | 100 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Cui Jian
At the peak of the Cultural Revolution, driver Zhenquing, one of the party faithful, meets Yanping, a young music student. She, however, is far more …

Boardwalk Empire

FF 2014 | USA 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Tim Van Patten
The last season of the hit HBO series sees a return to the Atlantic City of Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (Steve Buscemi), seven years after season four …

Carnival! Proud To be Mad

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 94 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Claus Wischmann
When radio host Milla (Katrin Bauerfeind) tells Sharronda, a listener to her new Break-up Show, live that her boyfriend Mufti doesn't want anything …

Children 404

FF 2014 | Russia 2014 | 76 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Pavel Loparev, Askold Kurov
Documentary: In 2013 President Putin signed the law against "homosexual propaganda". Since then, gay men and women have been at the mercy of threats …

Chimeras

FF 2014 | Finland, Sweden, China 2014 | 90 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Mika Mattila
Documentary: Wang Guangyi is one of the founding fathers of contemporary Chinese art and a celebrity of the international art scene. Liu Gang is a …

Chingachgook, The Great Snake

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1967 | 91 Min. | OV
Director: Richard Groschopp
The East coast of the USA, 1740: English troops are trying to snatch the colonies held by the French and involve the local Indians in the conflict. …

Club Sandwich

FF 2014 | Mexiko 2013 | 82 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Fernando Eimbcke
Paloma, a single mother, is on holiday in a beach hotel with her 15-year old son Hector. The two are best friends, spend almost all their time …

The Cold Heart

FF 2014 | Germany 2013 | 82 Min. | OV
Director: Marc-Andreas Bochert
Peter Munk lives with his mother, a charcoal burner, in a secluded hut in the forest. He dreams of having a lot of money, being respected and winning …

The Cold Truth

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Franziska Meletzky
One night in Winter, young doctor Helen Liebermann (Petra Schmidt-Schaller) runs down 18-year old Moritz on a country road. An accident Helen could …

The Contest

FF 2014 | Denmark 2013 | 100 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Martin Miehe-Renard
When Karl has to move to Copenhagen with his mother, he at first feels completely out of place. Luckily, at his new school he makes friends with …

Cornea

FF 2014 | Germany, Netherlands 2014 | 85 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Jochem de Vries
One year ago, Thomas' wife Els left him. On the surface, the 38-year old would appear to have accepted the break-up. The truth however is another …

Cowboys

FF 2014 | Croatia 2013 | 104 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Tomislav Mršić
At the end of a successful career, theatre director Sasha returns to his home town, an industrial dump in the Croatian provinces, small, dirty and …

Criminal Impunity

FF 2014 | Mozambique 2013 | 74 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Sol de Carvalho
Sara looks back on her life. She killed her husband Armando because she couldn't take any more beatings from him. But her suffering didn't end there. …

The Cut

FF 2014 | Germany, France, Italy, Canada, Poland, Russia, Turkey 2014 | 138 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Fatih Akin
DOUGLAS SIRK AWARD CEREMONY Mardin, 1915: one night, the Turkish gendarmerie round up all the Armenian men. The young blacksmith Nazaret Manoogian is …

Die Küche

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1986 | 42 Min. | OV
Director: Jürgen Böttcher
Documentary: Observations in the canteen kitchen at the Neptun Shipyard in Rostock, without interviews or commentary. The workers skillfully handle …

Shunter

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1984 | 22 Min. | OV
Director: Jürgen Böttcher
Documentary Insights into the working life of experienced shunters working at the Dresden-Friedrichstadt goods yard. In all weathers, day and night, …

The Double

FF 2014 | UK 2013 | 93 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Richard Ayoade
Office worker Simon comes to work one morning, only to find that he has a new colleague that looks exactly like him. Simon, whose position in the …

The Enemy Within

FF 2014 | Greece 2013 | 107 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Yorgos Tsemberopoulos
Kostas Stasinos has a gardening business in an Athens suburb and leads an unassuming life with his wife and two teenage children. A left-winger all …

Evaporating Borders

FF 2014 | USA 2014 | 73 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Iva Radivojevic
Documentary For both people smugglers and refugees, Cyprus is a welcome loophole in Fortress Europe. Each year, thousands set out to seek their …

Exploring The Brandenburg Marche

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1982 | 96 Min. | OV
Director: Roland Gräf
Literature professor Winfried Menzel (Kurt Böwe) re-discoverer of the forgotten Marchian poet Max von Schwedenow has a chance meeting with country …

An Eye for Beauty

FF 2014 | Canada 2014 | 102 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Denys Arcand
Luc, a young architect in his mid-30s, has a perfect life: he is brilliant at his job, he has a house in a breath-takingly beautiful part of Québec, …

Favula

FF 2014 | Argentina 2014 | 80 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Raúl Perrone
Experimental film: The early days of cinema, above all the silent film art of Méliès and Fritz Lang, were the inspiration for the new film by the …

Fevers

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 90 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Hicham Ayouch
Benjamin is at war: with life, with adults, with himself. From his earliest childhood onwards, the 13-year old has been shunted from one care home to …

Flowing Stories

FF 2014 | France, Hongkong 2014 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Tsang Tsui-shan
Documentary: Every ten years, a traditional ancestral festival lasting several days is celebrated in a little village in the countrified outskirts of …

Force Majeure

FF 2014 | Sweden 2014 | 118 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Ruben Östlund
A Swedish family on skiing holiday in the French Alps. An idyllic start, but on the second day an avalanche races towards the tourists as they sit on …

French Women

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 116 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Audrey Dana
Eleven women in Paris: mothers, managers, friends, both single and married. They're neurotic, complicated, irascible, unpredictable, outrageous -- …

From What is Before

FF 2014 | Philippines 2014 | 338 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Lav Diaz
In 1972, Präsident Marcos proclaimed martial law in the Philippines and introduced a terrible 14-year period of military dictatorship. Years …

Félix and Meira

FF 2014 | Canada 2014 | 105 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Maxime Giroux
Félix is an oddball Québecois with no money mourning the recent death of his father. Meira is an ultra-orthodox Jewess with a husband and child, …

Gett, The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

FF 2014 | Germany, France, Israel 2014 | 115 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Ronit Elkabetz
In Israel, there are neither civil marriages nor divorces: a rabbi alone decides whether a marriage or a divorce are lawful or not. A divorce is also …

Giraffada

FF 2014 | Germany, France, Italy, Palestinian Territories 2013 | 84 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Rani Massalha
Ziad lives with his father Yacine in the only remaining zoo in West Jordan. The animal-mad boy sends every free minute with the giraffes Rita and …

Girlhood

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 112 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Céline Sciamma
Marieme lives with her family in the banlieue. The shy girl's parents are always fighting, the neighbourhood is ruled by boys and school is a …

The Gleiwitz Case

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1961 | 67 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Gerhard Klein
On 31st August 1939, a group of SS men disguised as Polish partisans stormed the Gleiwitz relay station and read out a declaration of war on Germany. …

The Gold Bug

FF 2014 | Argentina, Denmark, Sweden 2014 | 100 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Alejo Moguillansky, Fia-Stina Sandlund
Feminism, Victoria Benedictsson, Leandro N. Alem, the Radical Party in Argentina, suicide, stunts, Edgar Allan Poe, the complicated relationship …

H2O MX

FF 2014 | Mexiko 2014 | 82 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Lorenzo Hagerman, José Cohen
Documentary The 22-million metropolis Mexico City has no problems with water, it has problems with water management. The city was built in the middle …

Hallåhallå

FF 2014 | Sweden 2014 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Maria Blom
Disa and he husband have separated. But while he is now busy reinventing himself with a younger woman, Disa is still her old self: an energetic …

Havana Curveball

FF 2014 | USA 2014 | 55 Min. | OV
Director: Marcia Jarmel, Ken Schneider
Documentary 13-year old Mica is a typical US teenager, crazy about baseball. And about to have his bar mitzvah. His rabbi advises him to do good for …

Hope

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 91 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Boris Lojkine
Deep in the Sahara, Léonard and a group of refugees is trying to make it to Europe. Hope, a young Nigerian woman, joins the trek. Although they …

I Am Here

FF 2014 | Denmark, Germany 2014 | 97 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Anders Morgenthaler
Successful businesswoman Maria would like nothing more than to have a baby. When she suffers another miscarriage and the doctor tells that she is now …

Jauja

FF 2014 | Argentina, Denmark, Germany, France, Mexiko, Netherlands, USA 2014 | 108 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Lisandro Alonso
Jauja is a mythical place where happiness and abundance reign. Many expeditions have been sent there, but none has ever returned. Gunnar Dinesen …

Life in a Fishbowl

FF 2014 | Iceland 2014 | 130 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Baldvin Z
Three stories about three people in Reykjavik: a writer, who as a young man wrote a bestseller and who has become an alcoholic after his divorce. A …

The Loss

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Thomas Berger
Uli (Heino Ferch) and Nora (Ina Weisse) are very much in love. Uli is a tourist guide in his home town of Hamburg. Then he suffers a stroke and is …

Lost in Karastan

FF 2014 | Germany, United Kingdom, Russia, Georgien 2014 | 100 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Ben Hopkins
Independent film-maker Emil Miller is in the middle of a creative block and on top of that his wife has left him. So the invitation to a film …

Love at First Fight

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 98 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Thomas Cailley
It looks like Arnaud is going to have a peaceful summer: hanging out with his mates and working in the family firm. Then he meets Madeleine, a young …

Der Mann ohne Schatten

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Carlo Rola
The lawyer Vernau (Jan Josef Liefers) goes to Havana to look for Martin Gebhardt (Henry Hübchen), who disappeared 30 years ago. He apparently …

Mary is Happy, Mary is Happy

FF 2014 | Thailand 2013 | 127 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
This intermedial project from Thailand is probably one of the most refreshing films of recent years. Instead of a screenplay, the director …

The Mighty Angel

FF 2014 | Poland 2013 | 100 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Wojtek Smarzowski
Jerzy is a writer at the height of his creative powers -- and a heavy drinker who spends large portions of his life smashed. Just when the …

The Militant

FF 2014 | Argentina, Uruguay 2013 | 121 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Manuel Nieto
Uruguay 2002: the country is rocked by strikes and student protests. Ariel is one of the leading left-wing activists at the university of Montevideo. …

Miron: a man returned from outside the world

FF 2014 | Canada 2014 | 75 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Simon Beaulieu
Documentary: During the silent revolution of the 1960s, Québec liberated itself from backwardness and the domination of the Catholic church, above …

Miss Julie

FF 2014 | Norway, Ireland, UK 2014 | 130 Min. | OV
Director: Liv Ullmann
An Írish country house at the end of the 19th century. At the annual summer party, the young aristocrat Julie (Jessica Chastain) encounters the …

Miss Violence

FF 2014 | Greece 2013 | 99 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Alexandros Avranas
Unhappy birthday: during her party, 11-year old Angeliki commits suicide. The family and its patriarch, the child's grandfather, who rules with a …

Mister Twister Goes Camping

FF 2014 | Netherlands 2013 | 78 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Barbara Bredero
A week's camping! Tobias’ class can't wait to get to the seaside. Unfortunately, 4B and their young student teacher Kees have't taken the …

Misunderstood

FF 2014 | France, Italy 2014 | 110 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Asia Argento
Rome, 1984: Aria is nine, smitten with the coolest boy in her school and a pawn in the divorce of her eccentric parents. Her mother (Charlotte …

Mommy

FF 2014 | Canada 2014 | 134 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Xavier Dolan
Resolute Diane loves her 15-year old son Steve more than anything else, although he drives her crazy with his violent tantrums. Since the death of …

Monument to Michael Jackson

FF 2014 | Germany, Serbia, Croatia, Macedonia 2014 | 95 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Darko Lungulov
2009, a run-down little town somewhere in Serbia. While thousands of miles away Michael Jackson announces his comeback tour, hairdresser Marko's …

Nachtschicht: Wir sind alle keine Engel

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Lars Becker
When radio host Milla (Katrin Bauerfeind) tells Sharronda, a listener to her new Break-up Show, live that her boyfriend Mufti doesn't want anything …

The Naked Man on the Sportsground

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1974 | 101 Min. | OV
Director: Konrad Wolf
A few weeks in the life of sculptor manqué Kemmel: looking for a model for a sculpture, it takes all his powers of persuasion to convince workman …

Naomi Campbel

FF 2014 | Chile 2013 | 83 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Nicolás Videla, Camila José Donoso
Yermén is transsexual and works as a fortune-teller. By night, she roams her run-down district in Santiago armed with a VHS camera and films stray …

Neues aus Büttenwarder: Rififi

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 76 Min. | OV
Director: Guido Pieters
Neues aus Büttenwarder has been running for 17 years: pure North German humour. An average of 1 million viewers per episode regularly follow events …

Neurasthenia

FF 2014 | Iran 2014 | 75 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Omid Tootoonchi
An Iranian in his mid-20s struggles with everyday life. He is stricken with overpowering tiredness, everything is too difficult, the world an …

Next to Her

FF 2014 | Israel 2014 | 90 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Asaf Korman
Chelli lives with her mentally handicapped sister Gabby in a loud, shabby flat in Haifa. Chelli doesn't want to put her sister in a home because she …

Nord bei Nordwest: Käpt'n Hook

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Marc Brummund
Last stop Travemünde. After that, there's only Priwall and the Baltic Sea. Where Hauke Jacobs (Hinnerk Schönemann) is looking to make a new start. …

Not My Type

FF 2014 | Belgium, France 2014 | 111 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Lucas Belvaux
Clement loves his books. And the opposite sex. With his good looks and erudition, the lecturer in philosophy from Paris has women in the palm of his …

Of Girls And Horses

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 82 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Monika Treut
Nina runs a horse ranch on the coast. Her friend lives in the city and can't understand what she likes about living in the sticks. Nina's new intern, …

One on One

FF 2014 | South Korea 2014 | 120 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Kim Ki-duk
A schoolgirl is brutally murdered, seven men are involved in the crime and they now become the hunted: seven shadows are on their heels, looking for …

Party Girl

FF 2014 | France 2014 | 95 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Marie Amachoukeli, Samuel Theis, Claire Burger
Angélique works in a bar in a dingy nightclub on the Geman-French border. The former party girl still likes the wild life and men. But 60 years of …

Perfidia

FF 2014 | Italy 2014 | 103 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Bonifacio Angius
Angelo walks through the grey winter of a small town on Sardinia. In his mid-30s, he still lives at home, has neither job nor girlfriend and spends …

Polizeiruf 110: Familiensache

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 87 Min. | OV
Director: Eoin Moore
Arne Kreuz, a hitherto respectable family man runs amok after his wife leaves him. He kills her, her parents and two of his children. He takes the …

Prague Cans

FF 2014 | Czech Republik 2014 | 84 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Tomáš Vorel
Kocourek and Kolman are mates. But while one of them is applying to the Prague Design Academy for the third time, the other scrounges and bribes his …

Pride

FF 2014 | UK 2014 | 117 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Matthew Warchus
OPENING FILM Collecting donations for the gay scene in plastic buckets is no longer enough for Mark. In the moralizing era of Margaret Thatcher, he …

Quatsch und die Nasenbärbande

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 82 Min. | OV
Director: Veit Helmer
The kids of Bollersdorf are fed up: their village is so average that new products are constantly being tested there. When the grown-ups stick all the …

The Riot Club

FF 2014 | UK 2014 | 106 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Lone Scherfig
The Riot Club in Oxford is a meeting place for the future social elite. In the search for new members, the choice falls on freshmen Miles (Max Irons) …

Roughcut Peter Brötzmann

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 98 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Peter Sempel
Observations of a man who has always gone his own way in music and art: Peter Brötzmann. He's been on the road for more than 50 years, is described …

Réimon

FF 2014 | Argentina, Germany 2014 | 72 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Rodrigo Moreno
Reimon is a taciturn young woman who cleans other people's houses. In long, often static takes, the film follows her daily routines, as she commutes …

Sad Songs of Happiness

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 82 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Constanze Knoche
Rita, Hiba and Tamar, Palestinian pupils at a German school in East Jerusalem have been having singing lessons for the past two years and their …

Scrap Wood War

FF 2014 | Netherlands 2014 | 87 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Margien Rogaar
Ziggy and Bas are best friends. The two of them want to take part in the big Bouwdorp adventure camp one last time. Tall towers have to be …

Short Corner

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 95 Min. | OV
Director: Bernd Schoch
Documentary: As Helga always says: "Kids, drink in moderation, but frequently." 25 years ago, she took over the bar Kurze Ecke from her late husband. …

Siggi Thieme - Die Polizistin (AT)

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Franziska Buch
Bremen, 1974: finally, a law has been passed allowing women to apply for the job of detective inspector. 22-year old secretary Siggi Thieme secretly …

Silence in Dreamland

FF 2014 | Germany, Ecuador 2014 | 94 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Tito Molina
After the death of her husband, silence and loneliness reign in the old lady's flat. The 84-year old's daily routine is always the same: cleaning, …

Singing Women

FF 2014 | Turkey 2013 | 122 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Reha Erdem
An island off the coast of Istanbul is evacuated because of an impending earthquake. Most of the islanders flee to the mainland. But a few refuse to …

Sivas

FF 2014 | Germany, Turkey 2014 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Kaan Müjdeci
11-year old Aslan lives in an archaic world dominated by men in an Anatolian village, in which the strongest dictates the hierarchy. When he comes …

Slums: Cities of Tomorrow

FF 2014 | Canada 2013 | 81 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Jean-Nicolas Orhon
Documentary Billions of people all over the world live in high-rise estates and slums. In the public perception, these are associated with appalling …

Spreewaldkrimi: Die Tote im Weiher

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Sherry Hormann
A young woman (Anna Maria Mühe) drowns in a pond one night. The apparent act of desperation by a mentally ill person preys on the mind of Inspector …

The Sunfish

FF 2014 | Denmark 2014 | 100 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Søren Balle
Approaching 60, Kesse represents the third generation of fishermen in his family in a little port in Jutland. Fishing is his life. But times are hard …

Tales

FF 2014 | Iran 2014 | 88 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Rakhshan Banietemad
Seven people in Tehran: intellectuals, artists, workers, civil servants. As if in a documentary, the camera accompanies them through their everyday …

Tatort: Borowski und der Himmel über Kiel

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Christian Schwochow
In a village near Kiel, the severed head of 20-year old Mike is washed up. The young man was obviously addicted to crystal meth. The investigations …

Tatort: Die Feigheit des Löwen

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Marvin Kren
A man's body is found in a park near Oldenburg. It turns out that the Syrian living in Germany had had contact to a gang of people smugglers and been …

Der Tatortreiniger: Schweine, Carpe Diem, Ja, ich will

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 73 Min. | OV
Director: Arne Feldhusen
Heiko "Schotty" Schotte is a very special kind of cleaner: he's the one who's called in when the police and forensics have done their work and the …

Tiefe Wunden

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Marcus O. Rosenmüller
David Joshua Goldberg, a Holocaust survivor, is murdered in his villa. When Chief Inspector Oliver von Bodenstein (Tim Bergmann) and his colleague …

Timbuktu

FF 2014 | France, Mauritania 2014 | 97 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Abderrahmane Sissako
CLOSING FILM Timbuktu is in the hands of jihadists. A motley crowd of Islamists, radical believers and losers, speaking different languages and …

Titli

FF 2014 | India 2014 | 125 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Kanu Behl
Titli dreams of one day escaping his miserable life in the slums of Delhi. He diligently saves for his future, always making sure that his brothers …

Tour de Force

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 95 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Christian Zübert
Belgium of all places! What does it have to offer apart from chips and chocolates? But it's Hannes (Florian David Fitz) and his wife Kiki's (Julia …

The Tribe

FF 2014 | Ukraine 2014 | 132 Min. |
Director: Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy
Sergei is a new boy at a boarding school for the deaf. He soon gets to know the ruthless rules and rituals that reign in this closed-off microcosm. …

Uncle Victory

FF 2014 | China 2014 | 105 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Zhang Meng
At the end of the 1990s, Chen Shengli was an infamous criminal in a mining town in the North-East of China. After 10 years in prison, he is released …

Unter Verdacht - Grauzone

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Andreas Herzog
Together with her colleague André Langer, Eva-Maria Prohacek (Senta Berger) is investigating the criminal dealings of a care service specializing in …

Unter der Haut

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Friedemann Fromm
The early 1980s: Martin Siedler (Friedrich Mücke), successful spokesman for a leading pharma company, believes he has the trust of his boss Walter …

Veve

FF 2014 | Germany, Kenya 2014 | 94 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Simon Mukali
Amos is a unscrupulous local politician in the Kenyan region of Maua, where the drug khat is farmed, known in the local slang as "veve". Amos, too, …

Villa Touma

FF 2014 | 2014 | 85 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Suha Arraf
A villa in Ramallah. Three Christian Palestinian sisters have retreated behind the walls of their estate. As if locked in a time capsule, they ignore …

Voice Over

FF 2014 | France, Canada, Chile 2014 | 98 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Cristían Jiménez
Sofia, in her mid-30s, a strict vegetarian and mother of two children, has decided to pull the plug: for one year, she wants to go without mobile …

The Way Out

FF 2014 | France, Czech Republik 2014 | 102 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Petr Vaclav
Romanies Žaneta and David dream of living a normal life in the Czech Republic, but the prejudice and hostility of their environment and the …

We All Want What's Best For Her

FF 2014 | Spain 2013 | 100 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Mar Coll
One year after a serious car accident, Geni is still having a hard time getting back into her old routine. The lawyer quits her job without telling …

Welcome to New York

FF 2014 | USA 2014 | 125 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Abel Ferrara
Mr. Devereaux (Gérard Depardieu) is a powerful man. Every day he deals with billions of dollars. The fate of whole nations is in his hands. …

Whiplash

FF 2014 | USA 2014 | 105 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Damien Chazelle
Andrew (Miles Teller) is a gifted jazz drummer who practises day and night to be among the best in the conservatory he attends in Manhattan. The last …

White God

FF 2014 | Germany, Sweden, Hungary 2014 | 119 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Kornél Mundruczó
In Hungary, the authorities introduce a tax for mongrels. Many owners react by taking their dogs to the pets' home or abandoning them. 13-year old …

White Out, Black In

FF 2014 | Brazil 2014 | 93 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Adirley Queirós
Hybrid The portrait of an amputated generation in Ceilândia, a suburb of Brasilia full of ruined buildings. In the Brazilian capital and …

Wild Tales

FF 2014 | Argentina 2014 | 122 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Damían Szifron
Everyone runs amok once in a while: corrupt politicians and judges, self-satisfied managers and blinkered burocrats meet normal citizens, everyday …

Winter Sleep

FF 2014 | Germany, France, Turkey 2014 | 196 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
In the mountains of Cappadocia, ex-actor Aydin runs a hotel where he lives with his wife and sister. As the cold of winter seeps into the rooms, …

Xenia

FF 2014 | Belgium, France, Greece 2014 | 124 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Panos H. Koutras
Dany is 15½, gay, with a peroxide blonde quiff, a white rabbit and a penchant for lollies. When his mother, an Albanian singer, dies of alcoholism, …

You're Sleeping Nicole

FF 2014 | Canada 2014 | 93 Min. | OV with german st
Director: Stéphane Lafleur
Nicole is supposed to look after her parents' house while they're away -- the To Do list they leave her is endless. But she has her own agenda for …

Your Presence Is Imperative

FF 2014 | German Democratic Republic 1983 | 75 Min. | OV
Director: Helmut Dziuba
16-year old Elisabeth, daughter of a leading GDR functionary, grows up in sheltered surroundings. She has no social or financial worries and is taken …

Die Zeit mit Euch

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Stefan Krohmer
A bittersweet comedy about a generation that never thought it would grow old. The newly retired TV journalist Paul lets himself go and becomes an …

Zone 7

FF 2014 | Philippines 2013 | 93 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Carlo Obispo
14-year old Diana and her little brother Julian live in a modest hut in the Philippine provinces. They have to get by on their own, as their mother …

Zuhause in der Wildnis - unser indianisches Leben

FF 2014 | Germany 2014 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Claudia Dejá
As a young woman, Sanna Schöne took a radical step: she left her old life and familiar surroundings behind and followed her great love Native …
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