Filmfest
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30.09. - 09.10.2021
Hamburg

Sektionen 2014

This new section is a fascinating cinematic trip through unusual and young Asian film cultures. Established expectations of Asian film will be enriched by surprising new aspects.

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FF 2014 | Sri Lanka 2014 | 98 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Prasanna Jayakody
rated for 0 + years
Country bumpkins Abasiri and Mani won't say no to a trip to Colombo, even if the occasion is a sad one: they have to bring back the corpse of a woman …

The Avian Kind

FF 2014 | South Korea 2014 | 112 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Shin Yeon-shick
rated for 0 + years
Writer Jung-suk aimlessly roams the Korean wilderness. 15 years previously, his wife left him and their daughter behind and disappeared. When …

Blue Sky Bones

FF 2014 | China 2013 | 100 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Cui Jian
rated for 0 + years
At the peak of the Cultural Revolution, driver Zhenquing, one of the party faithful, meets Yanping, a young music student. She, however, is far more …

Chimeras

FF 2014 | Finland, Sweden, China 2014 | 90 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Mika Mattila
rated for 0 + years
Documentary: Wang Guangyi is one of the founding fathers of contemporary Chinese art and a celebrity of the international art scene. Liu Gang is a …

Flowing Stories

FF 2014 | France, Hong Kong 2014 | 97 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Tsang Tsui-shan
rated for 0 + years
Documentary: Every ten years, a traditional ancestral festival lasting several days is celebrated in a little village in the countrified outskirts of …

From What is Before

FF 2014 | Philippines 2014 | 338 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Lav Diaz
rated for 0 + years
In 1972, Präsident Marcos proclaimed martial law in the Philippines and introduced a terrible 14-year period of military dictatorship. Years …

Mary is Happy, Mary is Happy

FF 2014 | Thailand 2013 | 127 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
rated for 0 + years
This intermedial project from Thailand is probably one of the most refreshing films of recent years. Instead of a screenplay, the director …

One on One

FF 2014 | South Korea 2014 | 120 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Kim Ki-duk
rated for 0 + years
A schoolgirl is brutally murdered, seven men are involved in the crime and they now become the hunted: seven shadows are on their heels, looking for …

Titli

FF 2014 | India 2014 | 125 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Kanu Behl
rated for 0 + years
Titli dreams of one day escaping his miserable life in the slums of Delhi. He diligently saves for his future, always making sure that his brothers …

Uncle Victory

FF 2014 | China 2014 | 105 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Zhang Meng
rated for 0 + years
At the end of the 1990s, Chen Shengli was an infamous criminal in a mining town in the North-East of China. After 10 years in prison, he is released …

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