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24.09. - 03.10.2020
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25.09. | Metropolis

City Hall

Guests
USA 2020 | 272 Min. | OV
Director: Frederick Wiseman
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY For the good of the people: in his new film, doyen Frederick Wiseman observes the complex work of the city administration in Boston …
25.09. | Cinemaxx 2

Poppie Nongena

Guests
South Africa 2020 | 95 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Christiaan Olwagen
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In the film version of the novel by author Elsa Joubert, a mother gets caught up in the machinery of the apartheid system. South Africa 1976. …
25.09. | Studio

Bad Roads

Guests
Ukraine 2020 | 105 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Natalya Vorozhbit
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Four short stories from the streets of Donbass. An introduction to a world in which chaos rules and humanity has capitulated. East Ukraine …
26.09. | Cinemaxx 1

There Is No Evil

Guests
Iran, Germany, Czech Republic 2020 | 150 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Mohammad Rasoulof
rated for 0 + years
Only in China are more people executed every year than in Iran. In four haunting episodes, Mohammad Rasoulof portrays people who are part of the …
26.09. | Metropolis

Uppercase Print

Guests
Romania 2020 | 128 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Radu Jude
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Based on a true story, Radu Jude’s filmi tells of the demoralizing state propaganda and everyday surveillance of the Ceausescu regime. …
26.09. | Studio

Sun Inside

Guests
Brazil 2019 | 94 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Jo Serfaty
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] HYBRID In her semi-documentary film, director Jo Serfaty accompanies her main characters through the shimmering heat of Rio de Janeiro. …
26.09. | Cinemaxx 2

Poppie Nongena

Guests
South Africa 2020 | 95 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Christiaan Olwagen
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In the film version of the novel by author Elsa Joubert, a mother gets caught up in the machinery of the apartheid system. South Africa 1976. …
26.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Mome

Guests
Turkey 2019 | 98 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Rodi Güven Yalçınkaya
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A Kurdish woman is suspected of being a terrorist: a tense political thriller that goes deep into Turkey‘s paranoid surveillance …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 2

City Hall

Guests
USA 2020 | 272 Min. | OV
Director: Frederick Wiseman
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY For the good of the people: in his new film, doyen Frederick Wiseman observes the complex work of the city administration in Boston …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Dark Waters

Guests
USA 2019 | 126 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Todd Haynes
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A tense industrial thriller tells the true story of lawyer Rob Bilott, who takes on one of the biggest chemical companies in the world. …
27.09. | Studio

The Year of the Discovery

Guests
Spain, Switzerland 2020 | 200 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Luis López Carrasco
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] HYBRID In 1992, it wasn’t just the Olympic flame burning in Spain: a film that reawakens a forgotten past and plays with the conventions of …
27.09. | Abaton

Mayor

Guests
Palestine, USA 2020 | 88 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: David Osit
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY When local politics dictate world events– and vice versa: welcome to Ramallah! Musa Hadid shares similar worries to millions …
27.09. | Passage

No

Guests
Chile, Mexico, USA 2012 | 117 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Pablo Larraín
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] »Chile, joy awaits us!« Pablo Larraín’s third film on the Pinochet regime is a witty David-vs-Goliath story. In 1988, Chilean dictator …
28.09. | Studio

Bread and People

Guests
Brazil 2020 | 60 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Renan Rovida
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] ESSAY The daily bread of the oppressed: the film puts an artistic, combative finger in the wound of capitalism. Brazil is marked by social …
28.09. | Metropolis

The Seeds We Sow

Guests
France 2020 | 77 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Nathan Nicholovitch
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Faces full of sadness, faces full of anger. A very topical political drama. “Macron demission” – “Macron, resign”. Two words …
28.09. | Abaton

Bad Roads

Guests
Ukraine 2020 | 105 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Natalya Vorozhbit
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Four short stories from the streets of Donbass. An introduction to a world in which chaos rules and humanity has capitulated. East Ukraine …
28.09. | Metropolis

Sun Inside

Guests
Brazil 2019 | 94 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Jo Serfaty
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] HYBRID In her semi-documentary film, director Jo Serfaty accompanies her main characters through the shimmering heat of Rio de Janeiro. …
28.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Tony Manero

Guests
Brazil, Chile 2008 | 98 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Pablo Larraín
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In his disturbing study of a loner, Pablo Larraín links the trauma of the Pinochet dictatorship with the disco craze of the 1970s. Santiago, …
29.09. | Cinemaxx 2

The Seeds We Sow

Guests
France 2020 | 77 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Nathan Nicholovitch
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Faces full of sadness, faces full of anger. A very topical political drama. “Macron demission” – “Macron, resign”. Two words …
29.09. | Abaton

Mayor

Guests
Palestine, USA 2020 | 88 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: David Osit
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY When local politics dictate world events– and vice versa: welcome to Ramallah! Musa Hadid shares similar worries to millions …
29.09. | Metropolis

Bread and People

Guests
Brazil 2020 | 60 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Renan Rovida
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] ESSAY The daily bread of the oppressed: the film puts an artistic, combative finger in the wound of capitalism. Brazil is marked by social …
30.09. | Metropolis

Elsewhere, Everywhere

Guests
Belgium 2020 | 63 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Isabelle Ingold, Vivianne Perelmuter
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY The collected documents of a young Iranian man reveal the facts of a real migration – and the fiction of a success story. A …
30.09. | Metropolis

Aswang

Guests
Philippines, Germany, Qatar, Norway, France, Denmark 2019 | 85 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Alyx Ayn Arumpac
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY In his war on drugs, the Philippine crypto-dictator Duterte has turned the streets of Manila into a battlefield, setting his …
01.10. | Cinemaxx 1

Curveball - A True Story. Unfortunately.

Guests
Germany 2020 | 108 Min. | OV
Director: Johannes Naber
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] To know more than the CIA for a change! This biting spy satire is based on real events and lampoons the German intelligence agency BND, which …
01.10. | Passage

Dark Waters

Guests
USA 2019 | 126 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Todd Haynes
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A tense industrial thriller tells the true story of lawyer Rob Bilott, who takes on one of the biggest chemical companies in the world. …
01.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Elsewhere, Everywhere

Guests
Belgium 2020 | 63 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Isabelle Ingold, Vivianne Perelmuter
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY The collected documents of a young Iranian man reveal the facts of a real migration – and the fiction of a success story. A …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 2

The Year of the Discovery

Guests
Spain, Switzerland 2020 | 200 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Luis López Carrasco
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] HYBRID In 1992, it wasn’t just the Olympic flame burning in Spain: a film that reawakens a forgotten past and plays with the conventions of …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Im Wahn

Guests
Germany 2020 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Klaus Brinkbäumer, Stephan Lamby
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Chrononology of a current nightmare. The USA are experiencing several levels of catastrophe: no country has been harder hit by the Corona …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 1

I Am Greta

Guests
Sweden 2020 | 98 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Nathan Grossman
rated for 0 + years
From a cardboard sign in the street to the podium of the UN Climate Summit: a portrait of Greta Thunberg. »Skolstrejk för klimatet« – school …
02.10. | Magazin

Curveball - A True Story. Unfortunately.

Guests
Germany 2020 | 108 Min. | OV
Director: Johannes Naber
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] To know more than the CIA for a change! This biting spy satire is based on real events and lampoons the German intelligence agency BND, which …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Uppercase Print

Guests
Romania 2020 | 128 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Radu Jude
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Based on a true story, Radu Jude’s filmi tells of the demoralizing state propaganda and everyday surveillance of the Ceausescu regime. …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 3

I Am Greta

Guests
Sweden 2020 | 98 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Nathan Grossman
rated for 0 + years
From a cardboard sign in the street to the podium of the UN Climate Summit: a portrait of Greta Thunberg. »Skolstrejk för klimatet« – school …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Aswang

Guests
Philippines, Germany, Qatar, Norway, France, Denmark 2019 | 85 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Alyx Ayn Arumpac
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY In his war on drugs, the Philippine crypto-dictator Duterte has turned the streets of Manila into a battlefield, setting his …

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