Filmfest
#FFHH19
26.9. - 5.10.2019
Hamburg

Programme 2018

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28.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Tödliches Comeback

Guests
Germany 2018 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Hermine Huntgeburth
rated for 0 + years
A new variation on the theme of generational conflict: a conformist son vs his rebellious father. Martin Brambach with a brilliant performance as a …
28.09. | Passage 1

Dogman

Guests
Italy, France 2018 | 103 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Matteo Garrone
rated for 0 + years
A man fights for his dignity in a thrilling urban Western which is at the same time a parable about life in contemporary Italy.A ramshackle Italian …
28.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Vermisst in Berlin

Guests
Germany 2018 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Sherry Hormann
rated for 0 + years
Abuse of those needing protection: Sherry Horman's tense thriller takes on a controversial topic. One evening, a child runs out in front of …
28.09. | Metropolis

A Land Imagined

Guests
Singapore, France, Netherlands 2018 | 95 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Yeo Siew Hua
rated for 0 + years
An elegant neo-film noir that slinks through Singapore by night and explores the shadowy existence of itinerant workers on the fringes of society …
29.09. | Cinemaxx 1

The House That Jack Built

Guests
Denmark, Germany, France, Sweden 2018 | 153 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Lars von Trier
rated for 0 + years
Enfant terrible Lars von Trier explores the sadistic depths of a serial killer. Loner Jack (Matt Dillon) is highly intelligent, but also highly …
29.09. | Cinemaxx 3

The Beginning of Something

Guests
Germany 2018 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Thomas Berger
rated for 0 + years
A woman between reality and insanity: a sensitively told psychological drama based on a story by Siegfried Lenz. Anne Hoppe (Ina Weisse), …
29.09. | Passage 1

The Most Beautiful Couple

Guests
Germany, France 2018 | 97 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Sven Taddicken
rated for 0 + years
A man takes the law into his own hands: Sven Taddicken's new film is a sensitive, yet tense  revenge drama. Malte (Maximilian Brückner) …
29.09. | Metropolis

Dogman

Guests
Italy, France 2018 | 103 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Matteo Garrone
rated for 0 + years
A man fights for his dignity in a thrilling urban Western which is at the same time a parable about life in contemporary Italy.A ramshackle Italian …
29.09. | Abaton GR

Nancy

Guests
USA 2018 | 86 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Christina Choe
rated for 0 + years
In this US indie production, a woman takes on a new identity and weaves herself -- and the audience -- into a web of illusion and reality. Nancy …
30.09. | Abaton GR

The Peppercorns – the wonder kid and  the drop-out

Guests
Germany 2018 | 60 Min. | OV
Director: Andrea Katzenberger, Daniel Drechsel-Grau
rated for 0 + years
THE PRODIGY Levin and the musical Wunderkind Kim Soo-Ri are kidnapped outside the Elbphilharmonie concert hall. Kira and Nele search for them in …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 8

A Simple Favor

Guests
USA 2018 | 117 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Paul Feig
rated for 0 + years
A naive housewife become a resolute detective: Paul Feig's new film is fast-paced and blackly funny. Is it really friendship that links the …
01.10. | Studio

Erased,___ Ascent of the Invisible

Guests
Lebanon 2018 | 76 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Ghassan Halawani
rated for 0 + years
ESSAY A film that resembles an archaeological excavation, a city as transient memory store and a crime of which no trace remains. 35 years ago, …
01.10. | Cinemaxx 2

A Balkan Noir

Guests
Sweden, Montenegro 2017 | 74 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Drazen Kuljanin
rated for 0 + years
Raging revenge in 20 chapters: a woman seeks vengeance for the loss of her daughter in this dynamic, brilliantly composed psycho-thriller.Five years …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Unschuldig (Teil I und II)

Guests
Germany 2018 | 180 Min. | OV
Director: Nicolai Rohde
rated for 0 + years
A man fights for his innocence and his children – a tense thriller with psychological depth. Alex Schwarz (Felix Klare) is released from …
02.10. | Abaton GR

To the Ends of the World

Guests
France 2018 | 103 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Guillaume Nicloux
rated for 0 + years
This breathlessly paced French revenge drama makes the madness and brutality of war almost tangible. A grandiose performance from Gérard Depardieu …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 1

Halloween

Guests
USA 2018 | 109 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: David Gordon Green
rated for 0 + years
40 years ago, John Carpenter rewrote the rulebook for horror films with Halloween. Now serial killer Michael Myers is back. Carpenter was executive …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Nightshift - Long live Death

Guests
Germany 2017 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Lars Becker
rated for 0 + years
The new episode of Nachschicht is a film noir of the finest kind and at the same time an ironic refraction. Johnny de Groot is head of a …
03.10. | Abaton GR

The Witch Hunters

Guests
Serbia, Macedonia 2018 | 86 Min. | OV with German voice over
Director: Rasko Miljkovic
rated for 0 + years
Jovan is 10 years old and suffers from a form of spasticity. He spends his afternoons daydreaming while undergoing physiotherapy. In his dreams, …
03.10. | Abaton KL

Erased,___ Ascent of the Invisible

Guests
Lebanon 2018 | 76 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Ghassan Halawani
rated for 0 + years
ESSAY A film that resembles an archaeological excavation, a city as transient memory store and a crime of which no trace remains. 35 years ago, …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Blochin

Guests
Germany 2018 | 109 Min. | OV
Director: Matthias Glasner
rated for 0 + years
The final episode in Matthias Glasner's thriller series – with idiosyncratic characters, an action-filled story and fascinating photography …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Tatort Kiel: Borowski and the fortune of others

Guests
Germany 2018 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Andreas Kleinert
rated for 0 + years
Envy as a motive for murder? Kiel Inspectors Klaus Borowski (Axel Milberg) and Mila Sahin (Almila Bagriacik) investigate the death of a lottery …
03.10. | Abaton GR

A Land Imagined

Guests
Singapore, France, Netherlands 2018 | 95 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Yeo Siew Hua
rated for 0 + years
An elegant neo-film noir that slinks through Singapore by night and explores the shadowy existence of itinerant workers on the fringes of society …
04.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Der Tatortreiniger

Guests
Germany 2018 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Arne Feldhusen
rated for 0 + years
Schotty's back, cleaning crime scenes and ending up in weird situations: three new episodes of the NDR cult series with Bjarne Mädel …
04.10. | Passage 1

A Simple Favor

Guests
USA 2018 | 117 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Paul Feig
rated for 0 + years
A naive housewife become a resolute detective: Paul Feig's new film is fast-paced and blackly funny. Is it really friendship that links the …
04.10. | Metropolis

The Image You Missed

Guests
France, Ireland, USA 2018 | 73 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Donal Foreman
rated for 0 + years
ESSAY The civil war in Northern Ireland as the backdrop for a father-son story – and for a reflection on political cinema. For more than 30 …
04.10. | Abaton GR

Halloween

Guests
USA 2018 | 109 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: David Gordon Green
rated for 0 + years
40 years ago, John Carpenter rewrote the rulebook for horror films with Halloween. Now serial killer Michael Myers is back. Carpenter was executive …
05.10. | Cinemaxx 3

The Purity of Vengeance

Guests
Denmark, Germany 2018 | 119 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Christoffer Boe
rated for 0 + years
The fourth case for Inspector Carl Mørck: Verachtung is the nerve-jangling film version of Jussi Adler-Olsen's best-selling thriller. It's a …
05.10. | Cinemaxx 2

A Balkan Noir

Guests
Sweden, Montenegro 2017 | 74 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Drazen Kuljanin
rated for 0 + years
Raging revenge in 20 chapters: a woman seeks vengeance for the loss of her daughter in this dynamic, brilliantly composed psycho-thriller.Five years …
06.10. | Studio

The Image You Missed

Guests
France, Ireland, USA 2018 | 73 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Donal Foreman
rated for 0 + years
ESSAY The civil war in Northern Ireland as the backdrop for a father-son story – and for a reflection on political cinema. For more than 30 …
06.10. | Passage 1

To the Ends of the World

Guests
France 2018 | 103 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Guillaume Nicloux
rated for 0 + years
This breathlessly paced French revenge drama makes the madness and brutality of war almost tangible. A grandiose performance from Gérard Depardieu …
06.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Nancy

Guests
USA 2018 | 86 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Christina Choe
rated for 0 + years
In this US indie production, a woman takes on a new identity and weaves herself -- and the audience -- into a web of illusion and reality. Nancy …