Filmfest
#FFHH17
5.10. - 14.10.2017
Hamburg

Programme 2017

09.10. | Abaton Gross

Ballad from Tibet

Guests
China 2017 | 100 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Zhang Wei
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 10An odyssey based on true events: Thupten, Droma und Kalsang, three children from a Tibetan village, set out with their older …
09.10. | 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 …
09.10. | CinemaxX 3

The Invisibles

Guests
Germany 2017 | 110 Min. | OV
Director: Claus Räfle
rated for 0 + years
Berlin, 1943. The Nazi regime has declared the capital of the Reich officially "Jew-free". But a few Jews have managed to slip through the net. Cioma …
09.10. | CinemaxX 8

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 …
09.10. | 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. …
09.10. | Abaton Klein

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 …
09.10. | CinemaxX 8

No Date, No Signature

Guests
Iran 2017 | 104 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Vahid Jalilvand
rated for 0 + years
Pathologist Dr. Nariman has a car accident in which an 8-year old is injured. The doctor offers to take the boy to hospital, but his father refuses. …
09.10. | CinemaxX 3

Der namenlose Tag

Guests
Germany 2017 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Volker Schlöndorff
rated for 0 + years
Jakob Franck (Thomas Thieme), a former inspector in the murder squad, has only just retired when he's faced with an old case: a desperate man (Devid …
09.10. | Passage 1

Suburbicon

Guests
USA 2017 | 105 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: George Clooney
rated for 0 + years
Matt Damon and Julianne Moore are brilliant in this very dark satire about murder and desire written by director George Clooney and the Coen brothers …
09.10. | Metropolis

Taste of Cement

Guests
Germany, Lebanon, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Qatar 2017 | 85 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Ziad Kalthoum
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY More than one million people have fled the war in Syria to Lebanon. Many of them work on building sites constructing skyscrapers in …
09.10. | Abaton Gross

Mademoiselle Paradis

Guests
Germany, Austria 2017 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Barbara Albert
rated for 0 + years
Vienna, 1777. Despite having lost her sight at an early age, 18-year old Maria Theresia »Resi« Paradis (Maria Dragus) is celebrated in Viennese …
09.10. | Studio

Paris is a moveable feast - a film in 18 waves

Guests
France 2017 | 95 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Sylvain George
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY After the terror attacks on Paris in November 2015, a state of emergency was declared and the right of assembly strictly limited. …
09.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Marita

Guests
Romania 2017 | 100 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Cristi Iftime
rated for 0 + years
Costi is planning to spend a few days with his family in a mountain hut. On the spur of the moment, he persuades his father Sandu, who has long lived …
09.10. | Abaton Klein

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 …
09.10. | Metropolis

I am Gentrifications: Confessions of a Scoundrel

Guests
Switzerland 2017 | 96 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Thomas Haemmerli
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Thomas Haemmerli is Swiss and the son of a lawyer has had a chequered career: the army, squatter, student of law and philosophy, yuppie, …
09.10. | 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 …
09.10. | Passage 1

BPM (Beats Per Minute)

Guests
France 2017 | 144 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Robin Campillo
rated for 0 + years
Paris in the early 1990s. For the last 10 years, AIDS has been raging in France, but the government isn't bothered about sex education and the …
09.10. | Abaton Gross

Directions

Guests
Bulgaria, Germany, Macedonia 2017 | 103 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Stephan Komandarev
rated for 0 + years
»God abandoned this country a long time ago«: Bulgaria, a broken society, consumed with greed, violence and social division. A handful of taxi …
09.10. | CinemaxX 3

Dengler - Protective Hands

Guests
Germany 2017 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Lars Kraume
rated for 0 + years
The assignment came in an anonymous phone call: ex-special investigator and  private detective Georg Dengler (Ronald Zehrfeld) is tasked with …
09.10. | CinemaxX 8

Some Like It Veiled

Guests
France 2017 | 87 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Sou Abadi
rated for 0 + years
Armand and Leila are a couple and would like to go to New York to do a practical at the United Nations. But everything is put on hold when Leila's …
09.10. | Cinemaxx 2

The Cakemaker

Guests
Israel, Germany 2016 | 104 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Ofir Raul Graizer
rated for 0 + years
Thomas, a confectioner from Berlin, is having an affair with Oren, a married Israeli. Their relationship ends abruptly when Oren has a fatal accident …