Filmfest
#FFHH17
5.10. - 14.10.2017
Hamburg

Programme 2017

13.10. | Abaton Gross

Reihe für Minis 2017

Guests
2017 | 60 Min. |
Director:
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 4First time in the cinema? A pedagogical moderator playfully introduces the youngest festival audience to a colourful programme …
13.10. | CinemaxX 8

The Gulf

Guests
Turkey, Germany, Greece 2017 | 114 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Emre Yeksan
rated for 0 + years
Out of work and freshly divorced, Selim returns to his home town of Izmir. He refuses to make plans for the future and roams around aimlessly. …
13.10. | Abaton Gross

Queen of Niendorf

Guests
Germany 2017 | 67 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Joya Thome
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 8It's the summer holidays and 10-year old Lea is exploring her home town of Niendorf in East German Brandenburg. She discovers …
13.10. | CinemaxX 3

Bella Block – Stille Wasser

Guests
Germany 2017 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Jo Baier
rated for 0 + years
Bella Block, one of Germany's longest-serving female TV detectives, takes her leave with two episodes. When her car breaks down in a small Eastern …
13.10. | CinemaxX 8

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 …
13.10. | Studio

Ex Libris. The New York Public Library

Guests
USA 2017 | 197 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Frederick Wiseman
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY With more than 51 million media, the New York Public Library is one of the largest of its kind in the world. Opened in 1911, the building …
13.10. | Metropolis

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. …
13.10. | Abaton Klein

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 …
13.10. | Passage 1

Battle of the Sexes

Guests
USA 2017 | 122 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
rated for 0 + years
Houston, 1973. The exhibition match between the best female tennis player in the world, Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-tennis champion Bobby …
13.10. | CinemaxX 3

Bella Block – Am Abgrund

Guests
Germany 2017 | 96 Min. | OV
Director: Rainer Kaufmann
rated for 0 + years
Shortly before retiring, prosecutor Mehlhorn (Hansjürgen Hürrig) invites Bella Block to dinner in order to ask her help in a tricky case. But …
13.10. | Abaton Gross

Angels Wear White

Guests
China, France 2017 | 107 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Vivian Qu
rated for 0 + years
A small coastal town in China has half-hearted ambitions to make more of its touristic potential. In one of the many, more or less interchangeable …
13.10. | Metropolis

Demons in Paradise

Guests
France, Sri Lanka 2017 | 94 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Jude Ratnam
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Sri Lanka, 1983: at the age of five, Jude Ratnam fled the massacre of the Tamil minority by the Sinhalese majority. 30 years later, he …
13.10. | CinemaxX 8

L' Amant Double

Guests
France, Belgium 2017 | 107 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: François Ozon
rated for 0 + years
Chloé (Marine Vacth) suffers from mysterious stomach pains. When all the medical examinations come to nothing, she seeks the advice of psychologist …
13.10. | Abaton Klein

Kabullywood

Guests
France, Afghanistan 2016 | 84 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Louis Meunier
rated for 0 + years
In the 1970s, the Aryub cinema was the most elegant in Kabul. It was a time of peace and joy that was swept away by civil war and tyranny. It is only …
13.10. | Passage 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 …
13.10. | CinemaxX 1

Submergence

Guests
France, Germany, Spain 2017 | 112 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Wim Wenders
rated for 0 + years
James (James McAvoy) and Danny (Alicia Vikanthe) meet by chance in a remote hotel in Normandy where both are preparing for dangerous undertakings: he …
13.10. | Metropolis

Promised Land

Guests
USA, Germany 2017 | 117 Min. | OV
Director: Eugene Jarecki
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Across the USA in Elvis' Rolls Royce. Contemporaries of the King climb aboard, fans, celebrities like Ethan Hawke, Ashton Kutcher and …
13.10. | Studio

Satan Said Dance

Guests
Poland, Netherlands 2016 | 97 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Kasia Rosłaniec
rated for 0 + years
Karolina is a writer and obsessed with parties, sex and drugs. Her life is a tightrope walk between extreme euphoria and disappointment, and studded …
13.10. | Abaton Klein

Long Echo

Guests
Germany 2017 | 87 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Veronika Glasunowa, Lukasz Lakomy
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Dobropillja lies in East Ukraine, 70km from the embattled border to the areas held by pro-Russian separatists. At first glance, the …
13.10. | Abaton Gross

A Worthy Companion

Guests
Canada 2017 | 105 Min. | OV
Director: Carlos Sanchez, Jason Sanchez
rated for 0 + years
Laura (Evan Rachel Wood) works as a cleaner in her father's firm and gets to know 16-year old Eva (Julia Sarah Stone) at work. The strong attraction …
13.10. | CinemaxX 3

You Disappear

Guests
Denmark, Sweden 2017 | 117 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Peter Schønau Fog
rated for 0 + years
Mia (Trine Dyrholm) is flabbergasted when her head teacher husband Frederik (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) is suddenly accused of embezzling millions and …
13.10. | CinemaxX 8

Submergence

Guests
France, Germany, Spain 2017 | 112 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Wim Wenders
rated for 0 + years
James (James McAvoy) and Danny (Alicia Vikanthe) meet by chance in a remote hotel in Normandy where both are preparing for dangerous undertakings: he …
13.10. | Passage 1

Song of Granite

Guests
Ireland, Canada 2017 | 104 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Pat Collins
rated for 0 + years
Endless green fields, craggy rock formations and majestically thundering surf – the landscape of Ireland. This breath-taking natural spectacle, …