Filmfest
#FFHH17
5.10. - 14.10.2017
Hamburg

Programme 2017

06.10. | CinemaxX 8

The Summit

Guests
Argentina, Spain, France 2017 | 114 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Santiago Mitre
rated for 0 + years
The ruling heads of Latin America come together at a 3000m-high summit meeting to discuss the founding of a new oil alliance. The Argentine Hernán …
06.10. | Abaton Gross

Oskar's America

Guests
Norway, Sweden 2017 | 79 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Torfinn Iversen
rated for 0 + years
10-year old Oskar has a dream: to ride the American prairies with his mother. Shortly before the summer holidays, his mother travels to the States, …
06.10. | CinemaxX 8

24 Frames

Guests
Iran, France 2017 | 114 Min. |
Director: Abbas Kiarostami
rated for 0 + years
HYBRID Every second of a film consists of 24 frames. This is the theme of Abbas Kiarostami's last film which is made up of famous paintings and …
06.10. | Passage 1

Lucky

Guests
USA 2017 | 88 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: John Carroll Lynch
rated for 0 + years
90-year old loner Lucky (Harry Dean Stanton) lives in a remote part of the Arizonan desert. A war veteran, passionate chain smoker and atheist, he …
06.10. | Cinemaxx 2

The First Lap

Guests
South Korea 2017 | 101 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Kim Dae-hwan
rated for 0 + years
Ji-young works at a TV channel, her boyfriend Su-hyeon lectures in art. They've lived together for six years and are fundamentally happy in their …
06.10. | Studio

António Um Dois Três

Guests
Brazil, Portugal 2017 | 95 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Leonardo Mouramateus
rated for 0 + years
When António is thrown out of the family flat by his father, he seeks refuge at his ex-girlfriend's, where he meets a mysterious Brazilian called …
06.10. | Metropolis

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

Guests
USA 2016 | 92 Min. | OV
Director: Matt Tyrnauer
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY In den 1950s, city planner Robert Moses had big plans for New York: run-down quarters would be flattened and replaced with …
06.10. | CinemaxX 3

Ali, the Goat and Ibrahim

Guests
Egypt, France 2016 | 90 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Sherif El Bendari
rated for 0 + years
Ali is convinced that his dead girlfriend has been reincarnated as a goat. Ali's mother, on the other hand, thinks he son isn't right in the head and …
06.10. | Abaton Klein

Corporate

Guests
France 2017 | 95 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Nicolas Silhol
rated for 0 + years
Emilie is an HR manager and the soulless, smiling embodiment of neo-liberal profit maximisation ideology. She gets rid of "unviable" employees by …
06.10. | CinemaxX 1

My brother Simple

Guests
Germany 2017 | 113 Min. | OV
Director: Markus Goller
rated for 0 + years
Ben (Frederick Lau) and his brother Barnabas (David Kross) have been very close ever since Ben can remember. Barnabas, also known as "Simpel", is 22, …
06.10. | Studio

Hunting Season

Guests
Argentina, Germany, France 2017 | 105 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Natalia Garagiola
rated for 0 + years
Ernesto is a hunter and leads a secluded existence with his wife and daughter in a small town in Patagonia. But his quiet life is put to the test …
06.10. | Metropolis

Malaria

Guests
Iran 2016 | 90 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Parviz Shahbazi
rated for 0 + years
Hanna flees the Iranian provinces to Teheran with her friend Murry. On the way, the teenagers meet a group of buskers called Malaria, with whom they …
06.10. | Passage 1

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Guests
United Kingdom, Ireland 2017 | 109 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
rated for 0 + years
Steven (Colin Farell) and Anna (Nicole Kidman) and their sons Bob and Kim seem to be the perfect family: she is head of an eye clinic, he a heart …
06.10. | Abaton Gross

The Wait

Guests
Denmark 2016 | 61 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Emil Langballe, Andrea Storm Henriksen
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY She lives in a small town, talks with her girlfriends about boys they fancy and plays football in the local club. Rokhsar would be living …
06.10. | CinemaxX 3

Kein Herz für Inder

Guests
Germany 2016 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Viviane Andereggen
rated for 0 + years
Instead of the expected "hip" English exchange student, the Neufund family are surprised to have a 13-year old Indian boy come and stay. It's …
06.10. | Abaton Klein

Mrs. Fang

Guests
Hong Kong, France, Germany 2017 | 86 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Wang Bing
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Fang Xiu Ying is 67 years old, was a farmer and has been suffering from Alzheimer's for eight years. The director follows her closely …
06.10. | CinemaxX 8

Worst Case, We Get Married

Guests
Canada, Switzerland 2017 | 91 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Léa Pool
rated for 0 + years
Aïcha (Sophie Nélisse) is an angry young woman. Angry with her mother, who has thrown her stepfather out. Angry with her stepfather, because he's …
06.10. | Metropolis

Drift

Guests
Germany 2017 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Helena Wittmann
rated for 0 + years
Two women spend the weekend on the North Sea. They go for walks on the beach, enjoy local delicacies like freshly made fish rolls and check their …
06.10. | Abaton Gross

Life Guidance

Guests
Austria 2017 | 101 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Ruth Mader
rated for 0 + years
Europe in the not too distant future: capitalism has perfected itself and developed an enthusiastic class of achievers to keep it going. They live …
06.10. | Abaton Klein

Us and Them

Guests
United Kingdom 2017 | 83 Min. | OV
Director: Joe Martin
rated for 0 + years
Philippa's parents are shocked. This coarse prole brought home by their daughter is her fiancé? It soon becomes clear that Danny isn't just some …
06.10. | Studio

Araby

Guests
Brazil 2017 | 96 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Affonso Uchôa, João Dumans
rated for 0 + years
Andre lives near an aluminium plant in an industrial area of the Brazilian city of Ouro Preto. When Cristiano, one of the workers, has an accident, …
06.10. | Passage 1

Tomorrow and Thereafter

Guests
France 2017 | 95 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Noémie Lvovsky
rated for 0 + years
9.year old Mathilde is a loner, without a single friend at school. Since her parents' separation, she's lived with her mum (Noémie Lvovsky), a …
06.10. | CinemaxX 3

Angst - Der Feind in meinem Haus

Guests
Germany 2016 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Thomas Berger
rated for 0 + years
Randolph Tiefenthaler (Heino Ferch) and his wife Rebecca (Anja Kling) have bought a beautiful 1920s house and move in with their children. The only …
06.10. | CinemaxX 1

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Guests
USA 2017 | 115 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Martin McDonagh
rated for 0 + years
After months have passed without her daughter's murderer being identified, Mildred Hayes (Frances McDormand) takes drastic steps. She paints …
06.10. | CinemaxX 8

Letters for Amina

Guests
Denmark, Germany 2017 | 88 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Jacob Bitsch
rated for 0 + years
The only things that give Janus hope during his time in a psychiatric clinic are letters from his old schoolfriend Amina. Then one day they stop …