Filmfest
#FFHH17
5.10. - 14.10.2017
Hamburg

Programme 2017

07.10. | Abaton Gross

Rudolf the black cat

Guests
Japan 2016 | 89 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama, Motonori Sakakibara
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 6ANIMATION Rudolf is a sweet little black cat that lives a sheltered life with his family in the Japanese city of Gifu. One day, …
07.10. | CinemaxX 8

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, …
07.10. | Metropolis

Compelling Satan

Guests
Germany 2017 | 105 Min. | OV
Director: Arina Alexandrowa, Maksim Artemev, Robert Bramkamp, Ruben Christiansen, Sarah Drath, Elena Friedrich, Pachet Fulmen, David Huss, Melina Kamou, Hana Kim, Thomas Köhling, Serafima Orlova, Ben Paetzold, Paul Thalacker, Lukas Vögler, Maria Vogt
rated for 0 + years
Documentary/Hybrid A long march through the wasteland of the retro-realistic canyon: the protagonists make their way to the actor, critic and former …
07.10. | Abaton Gross

1:54

Guests
Canada 2016 | 106 Min. | OF, OV with german s.t.
Director: Yan England
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 14Tim is a gifted runner and a motivated pupil. But his classmates have little time for him. In particular, Jeff, who is …
07.10. | Abaton Klein

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 …
07.10. | CinemaxX 3

Eine Braut kommt selten allein

Guests
Germany 2017 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Buket Alakus
rated for 0 + years
One day, Johnny, a failed club owner (Sido), finds a young Roma woman called Sophia on his doorstep. She claims to have come straight from Belgrade, …
07.10. | Passage 1

Rock'n Roll

Guests
France 2017 | 123 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Guillaume Canet
rated for 0 + years
When actor Guillaume Canet hears from a younger female colleague that he is no longer "rock'n roll", he desperately tries to give his image a …
07.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Jane

Guests
South Korea 2016 | 104 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Cho Hyun-hoon
rated for 0 + years
"I haven't been an honest girl since the day I was born" confesses So-hyun, before she tells: how her boyfriend dumped her, how, desperate and alone, …
07.10. | Studio

Baronesa

Guests
Brazil 2017 | 75 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Juliana Antunes
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY The favelas on the outskirts of the Brazilian metropolis Belo Horizonte have women's names. Leidiane and Andreia are friends and live in …
07.10. | CinemaxX 8

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 …
07.10. | Metropolis

Siberian Love

Guests
Germany 2016 | 82 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Olga Delane
rated for 0 + years
Documentary Love in the cold: after 20 years in Berlin, Olga, mid-30s, single, travels to her home village in Siberia. Here, the roles of man and …
07.10. | Abaton Klein

Cocote

Guests
Argentina, Dominican Republic, Germany, Qatar 2017 | 106 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Nelson Carlo de los Santos Arias
rated for 0 + years
After his father is killed by an influential man, the Evangelical gardener Alberto returns to his home city for the first time in years to attend the …
07.10. | Abaton Gross

What Will People Say

Guests
Norway, Germany, Sweden 2017 | 106 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Iram Haq
rated for 0 + years
16-year old Nisha leads a double life in Oslo. For her strict Pakistani parents, she is the perfect daughter. Then, when she goes out with her …
07.10. | CinemaxX 3

Tatort: Borowski und das Land zwischen den Meeren

Guests
Germany 2017 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Sven Bohse
rated for 0 + years
A man's body is found on Suunholt, a sleepy little island in the North Sea: years previously, Oliver Teuber had been the key figure in a corruption …
07.10. | Studio

People Power Bombshell: The Diary of Vietnam Rose

Guests
Philippines 2016 | 89 Min. | OV with english st
Director: John Torres
rated for 0 + years
HYBRID The Diary Of Vietnam Rose was an unfinished erotic drama by Celso Ad Castillo which he started shooting in 1986 during the uprising against …
07.10. | Passage 1

Es war einmal Indianerland

Guests
Germany 2017 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Ilker Catak
rated for 0 + years
A high-rise estate in Hamburg. The young boxer Mauser falls in love with Jackie (Emilia Schüle) a red-haired girl from a wealthy family. When his …
07.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Tuktuq

Guests
Canada 2016 | 94 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Robin Aubert
rated for 0 + years
A cameraman wangles himself a lucrative assignment: documenting the lives of the Inuit communities in Nunavik province for the Canadian government. …
07.10. | CinemaxX 1

Iceman

Guests
Germany, Italy, Austria 2017 | 96 Min. | OV
Director: Felix Randau
rated for 0 + years
More than 5000 years ago in the Ötztal Alps. While Kelab (Jürgen Vogel) is out hunting, his entire clan is brutally murdered, including his woman …
07.10. | Metropolis

In the center of the world

Guests
Germany 2016 | 92 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Thomas Oswald
rated for 0 + years
Documentary "The longer you think, the likelier it is that you'll get something like the double bonus game on a fruit machine": four young people …
07.10. | Abaton Klein

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 …
07.10. | Abaton Gross

Dog

Guests
France, Belgium 2017 | 87 Min. | OV with English and German ST
Director: Samuel Benchetrit
rated for 0 + years
Jacques Blanchot has lost everything: his wife, his flat, his job. Not all that surprising, as no-one wants very much to do with this "man without …
07.10. | CinemaxX 3

Reich oder tot

Guests
Germany 2017 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Lars Becker
rated for 0 + years
Diller (Nicholas Ofczarek) and Kessel (Fritz Karl), two hard-boiled red-light district cops, learn that their old "pal" Mohammed is planning to rob a …
07.10. | Passage 1

Montparnasse Bienvenüe

Guests
France 2017 | 97 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Léonor Serraille
rated for 0 + years
After a long stay in Mexico, Paula returns to Paris. With no money and no plans for the future, one after another she gets in touch with her old …
07.10. | Studio

Free and Easy

Guests
Hong Kong 2016 | 98 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Geng Jun
rated for 0 + years
Somewhere under a cloudy sky in an undefined corner of the North Chinese provinces, a shifty salesman arrives in a desolate little town. His case is …
07.10. | Cinemaxx 2

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 …
07.10. | CinemaxX 1

Only God Can Judge Me

Guests
Germany 2017 | 99 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Özgür Yildirim
rated for 0 + years
07.10. | CinemaxX 8

Jupiter's Moon

Guests
Hungary, Germany 2017 | 128 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Kornel Mundruczó
rated for 0 + years
While fleeing from Syria, Aryan is shot and wounded on the border between Serbia and Hungary. Still in shock, the injured man discovers that he can …
07.10. | Metropolis

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 …
07.10. | Abaton Klein

Balloons

Guests
Argentina 2016 | 65 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Mariano González
rated for 0 + years
After two years in prison, Cesar now works in a small balloon factory in a suburb of Buenos Aires. His everyday life is characterized by the tedium …
07.10. | Abaton Gross

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 …