Filmfest
#FFHH19
26.9. - 5.10.2019
Hamburg

Programme 2018

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27.09. | Cinemaxx 1

Woman At War

Guests
France, Iceland, Ukraine 2018 | 100 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Benedikt Erlingsson
rated for 0 + years
Benedikt Erlingsson has set his politically sharp-tongued comedy against the breath-taking backdrop of the Icelandic landscape.Halla is 50 and an …
28.09. | Metropolis

Happy Lamento

Guests
Germany 2018 | 90 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Alexander Kluge featuring Khavn De La Cruz
rated for 0 + years
ESSAY After more than 20 years, Alexander Kluge returns to the cinema screen with a happy lament that links the slums of Manila with Elvis …
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 …
29.09. | Metropolis

All Creatures Welcome

Guests
Germany 2018 | 87 Min. | OV with German and English subtitles
Director: Sandra Trostel
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY The Chaos Computer Club is the largest group of hackers in Europe and stands for net neutrality and freedom of information. In the …
29.09. | Passage 1

Woman At War

Guests
France, Iceland, Ukraine 2018 | 100 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Benedikt Erlingsson
rated for 0 + years
Benedikt Erlingsson has set his politically sharp-tongued comedy against the breath-taking backdrop of the Icelandic landscape.Halla is 50 and an …
29.09. | Metropolis

Monrovia, Indiana

Guests
USA 2018 | 143 Min. | OV
Director: Frederick Wiseman
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY During his research of contemporary American life, master documentarist Frederick Wiseman spent time in the Mid-West – and illuminated …
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), …
30.09. | Passage 1

The Cake General

Guests
Sweden 2018 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Filip Hammar, Fredrik Wikingsson
rated for 0 + years
In this oddball comedy based on real events, the inhabitants of a small town in the Swedish provinces prove with record-breaking cakes that they are …
30.09. | Abaton GR

The Bees and the Birds

Guests
Germany 2018 | 96 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Lola Randl
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Is country life more fulfilling than life in the city? Armed with a camera and a warm sense of humour, director Lola Randl goes in search …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Fischer sucht Frau

Guests
Germany 2018 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Sinan Akkus
rated for 0 + years
A city-dweller rediscovers his unloved birthplace. After a long absence, Alex (Sebastian Fräsdorf) visits his old home town of Stresund. He …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 1

Roma

Guests
Mexico 2018 | 135 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
rated for 0 + years
An intimate portrait of the ways, small and large, one family maintains its balance in a time of personal, social and political strife. In the …
01.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Oh Gloria

Guests
Germany 2018 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Ingo Rasper
rated for 0 + years
Tragicomedy with Dagmar Manzel as the ordinary hero from an East German village, a very special cow and a disputed inheritance that could ruin …
01.10. | Metropolis

Yomeddine

Guests
Egypt, USA, Austria 2018 | 97 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: A.B. Shawky
rated for 0 + years
On a donkey cart through Egypt.  A warm-hearted road movie about an old man and a boy and an enchanting homage to life. Beshay has never …
02.10. | Abaton GR

Wildwitch

Guests
Denmark 2018 | 96 Min. | OV with German voice over
Director: Kaspar Munk
rated for 0 + years
12-year old Clara is a perfectly normal girl - until one day she is scratched by a black cat. She then discovers that she suddenly has a unique gift: …
02.10. | Passage 1

A Fortunate Man

Guests
Denmark 2018 | 162 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Bille August
rated for 0 + years
The rise and fall of a Danish visionary: veteran director Bille August films an epic of turn-of-the-century Denmark.Denmark, around 1900. Young Per …
03.10. | Abaton GR

In the mighty jungle

Guests
France 2018 | 81 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Caroline Capelle, Ombline Ley
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY La Pépinière, an institution for handicapped young people in Northern France, has lots of space -- for music, art and sport. The young …
03.10. | Metropolis

Anote's Ark

Guests
Canada 2018 | 77 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Matthieu Rytz
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY As a country disappears into the sea, its president fights for the future of his citizens. While the industrialized nations bicker …
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 …
04.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Those Who Work

Guests
Switzerland, Belgium 2018 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Antoine Russbach
rated for 0 + years
Suddenly, the most important thing in the world is gone: a man loses his job and faces ruin. An intense drama about finding a new purpose. Frank …
05.10. | Passage 1

The Cake General

Guests
Sweden 2018 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Filip Hammar, Fredrik Wikingsson
rated for 0 + years
In this oddball comedy based on real events, the inhabitants of a small town in the Swedish provinces prove with record-breaking cakes that they are …
05.10. | Abaton GR

Yomeddine

Guests
Egypt, USA, Austria 2018 | 97 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: A.B. Shawky
rated for 0 + years
On a donkey cart through Egypt.  A warm-hearted road movie about an old man and a boy and an enchanting homage to life. Beshay has never …
05.10. | Studio

The Raven and The Seagull

Guests
Denmark 2018 | 70 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Lasse Lau
rated for 0 + years
HYBRID Colonial meditation in the permafrost: Greenland's landscape offers space for reflection on the complex relationship with the "mother country" …
05.10. | Abaton KL

Anote's Ark

Guests
Canada 2018 | 77 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Matthieu Rytz
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY As a country disappears into the sea, its president fights for the future of his citizens. While the industrialized nations bicker …
06.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Those Who Work

Guests
Switzerland, Belgium 2018 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Antoine Russbach
rated for 0 + years
Suddenly, the most important thing in the world is gone: a man loses his job and faces ruin. An intense drama about finding a new purpose. Frank …
06.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Monrovia, Indiana

Guests
USA 2018 | 143 Min. | OV
Director: Frederick Wiseman
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY During his research of contemporary American life, master documentarist Frederick Wiseman spent time in the Mid-West – and illuminated …
06.10. | Cinemaxx 3

A Fortunate Man

Guests
Denmark 2018 | 162 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Bille August
rated for 0 + years
The rise and fall of a Danish visionary: veteran director Bille August films an epic of turn-of-the-century Denmark.Denmark, around 1900. Young Per …