Filmfest
#FFHH20
24.9. - 3.10.2020
Hamburg

Programme 2019

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05.10. | Abaton Klein

Death in the Land of Encantos

Guests
Philippines 2007 | 543 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Lav Diaz
rated for 0 + years
HYBRID When the world goes out of kilter: a nine-hour plunge into a shattered country and the survivors. In 2006, the Philippine region of Bicol …
05.10. | CinemaxX 3

Tlamess

Guests
Tunisia, France 2019 | 120 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Ala Eddine Slim
rated for 0 + years
Two people turn their back on society. This fascinating dramatic fever dream transcends the rules of logic and realism. The young Tunesian …
05.10. | Abaton GR

Snow White and the magic of the dwarves

Guests
Czech Republic, Germany 2018 | 90 Min. | no subs
Director: Ngo The Chau
rated for 0 + years
Snow White finds out that her cold-blooded stepmother wants to oppress the people and remain the most beautiful in the land at any price. Driven away …
05.10. | CinemaxX 2

Alice and the Mayor

Guests
France 2018 | 105 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Nicolas Pariser
rated for 0 + years
An old white man and a young philosopher meet at the town hall – and turn the political landscape in France on its head. A comedy about the …
05.10. | Studio

143 Sahara Street

Guests
Algeria, France, Qatar 2019 | 100 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Hassen Ferhani
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY An anti-road movie of stories from life in the desert. Malika has a little kiosk in the middle of the sandy wastes of the Algerian …
05.10. | Metropolis

Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains

Guests
People's Republic of China 2019 | 154 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Gu Xiaogang
rated for 0 + years
A film like a river: three generations of a Chinese family drift through four eventful seasons Fuyang lies in a valley in eastern China and was …
05.10. | Passage 1

Fahim

Guests
France 2019 | 107 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Pierre François Martin-Laval
rated for 0 + years
The true story of a young chess genius fighting for the right to stay in France, told with passion and humour. 8-year old Fahim (Assad Ahmed) …
05.10. | CinemaxX 2

Tomboy

Guests
France 2011 | 82 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Céline Sciamma
rated for 0 + years
Empathetic, impressive and wonderfully natural, the film portrays the decisive summer for a girl who would like to be different. Laure likes her …
05.10. | CinemaxX 3

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Guests
United Kingdom 2019 | 102 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Nick Broomfield
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY »So Long, Marianne«: the biopic tells of the close relationship between singer Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse Marianne …
05.10. | Abaton GR

Wild Rose

Guests
United Kingdom 2018 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Tom Harper
rated for 0 + years
A star is born: newcomer Jessie Buckley shines in this unsentimental portrait of a rebellious country singer on the road to fame. Newly released …
05.10. | Studio

Vitalina Varela

Guests
Portugal 2019 | 124 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Pedro Costa
rated for 0 + years
HYBRID A deeply black, hypnotically expressionistic ghost story from Lisbon: Pedro Costa‘s new film won the Golden Leopard at Locarno. Vitalina …
05.10. | CinemaxX 1

Sorry We Missed You

Guests
United Kingdom, France, Belgium 2019 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Ken Loach
rated for 0 + years
Zero hours contracts and neo-liberal serfdom: Ken Loach’s new film tells of the social abyss created by a digital service economy. Ricky, Abby …
05.10. | CinemaxX 2

The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

Guests
Japan 2018 | 117 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Leo Sato
rated for 0 + years
 A film as a time capsule: the story of a modern class struggle as a humorous homage to the cinema of the late 1960s Day labourers and sex …
05.10. | CinemaxX 3

Bangla

Guests
Italy 2019 | 87 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Phaim Bhuiyan
rated for 0 + years
Culture shock as romcom – with the Bengali director playing himself with loads of charm and self-irony. Phaim, a 22-year old Muslim with …
05.10. | Passage 1

The Peanut Butter Falcon

Guests
USA 2019 | 93 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Tyler Nilson, Michael Schwartz
rated for 0 + years
A road movie with fairytale qualities follows in the footsteps of Mark Twain and is a heart-warming plea for friendship. 22-year old Zak (Zack …
05.10. | Metropolis

Martin Eden

Guests
Italy, Germany, France 2019 | 129 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Pietro Marcello
rated for 0 + years
Based on the eponymous novel by Jack London, this visually impressive drama tells of the class struggle at the beginning of the 20th century and art …
05.10. | Abaton GR

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Guests
France 2019 | 120 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Céline Sciamma
rated for 0 + years
Céline Sciamma‘s new film is a sensitive love story and a powerful modern statement about the situation of women in the past and today. In …
05.10. | Studio

Beanpole

Guests
Russian Federation 2019 | 139 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kantemir Balagov
rated for 0 + years
A visually and emotionally striking drama about the traumas of two women shortly after the end of World War 2. Leningrad 1945: the siege is over …
05.10. | Passage 1

The Lighthouse

Guests
USA, Canada 2019 | 110 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Robert Eggers
rated for 0 + years
A lighthouse becomes the scene for a gripping face-off between two men. A remote island off the New England coast at the turn of the century. …
05.10. | CinemaxX 3

Official Secrets

Guests
United Kingdom, USA 2019 | 112 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Gavin Hood
rated for 0 + years
A British whistleblower reveals exortionate machinations before the third Gulf War to the press and is arrested: a tense court drama based on a true …
05.10. | CinemaxX 2

The Secret of a Leader

Guests
Kazakhstan 2018 | 97 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Farkhat Sharipov
rated for 0 + years
Capitalism made in Kazakhstan: a bank clerk longs for glamour and girls and lands up in a world of false friends and dirty money. Kanat is fed …
05.10. | Abaton Klein

Winter's Night

Guests
Republic of Korea (South Korea) 2018 | 91 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Jang Woo-jin
rated for 0 + years
Director Jang Woo-jin’s film is a tightrope walk between reality and dream, yesterday and today, rush and catharsis. Eun-ju and Heung-ju have been …
05.10. | Abaton GR

Ghost Tropic

Guests
Belgium 2019 | 85 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Bas Devos
rated for 0 + years
A woman falls asleep in the subway and sets out on a nocturnal odyssey through the melting pot of Brussels. A minimalistic night walk full of …
05.10. | CinemaxX 1

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Guests
United Kingdom 2019 | 90 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Leslie Woodhead
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY The portrait of a fascinating woman whose music was the soundtrack of a turbulent century. Her career was a unique journey which …

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