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24.09. - 03.10.2020
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25.09. | Abaton

The Cloud in her Room

Guests
China, Hong Kong 2020 | 101 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Zheng Lu Xinyuan
rated for 0 + years
A fascinating debut which illustrates with poetic brutality the condition in which the world continues to turn, even when one is not yet ready to let …
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 …
25.09. | Passage

Antigone

Guests
Canada 2019 | 109 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Sophie Deraspe
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A young migrant woman’s fight against an inhuman immigration system: a provocative adaptation of the Ancient Greek tragedy with an …
25.09. | Studio

Gull

Guests
South Korea 2020 | 75 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Kim Mi-jo
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In her impressive debut film, director Kim Mijo takes on a subject that in South Korea is a highly controversial taboo: #metoo in Seoul. Obok …
26.09. | Cinemaxx 2

Kuessipan

Guests
Canada 2019 | 117 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Myriam Verreault
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A declaration of love to Quebec‘s Innu community: the adaptation of the eponymous novel is a humorous and moving coming-of-age story …
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. | Passage

First Cow

Guests
USA 2019 | 122 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kelly Reichardt
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Once again, Kelly Reichardt offers us her take on the Western and counterposes a sensitive story of male friendship with the mythology of …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 1

The Peppercorns - Wonderland

Guests
Germany 2019 | 29 Min. | no subs
Director: Andrea Katzenberger
rated for 0 + years
The young refugee Femi is accused of theft at the Miniaturwunderland model railway exhibition and is summarily sacked by Jon. When the truth comes …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 1

The Peppercorns - Poisoned

Guests
Germany 2020 | 29 Min. | OV
Director: Andrea Katzenberger
rated for 0 + years
Old Frau Lüders collapses and Lou saves her life. Jonny is impressed. Wouldn’t Lou make a brilliant Pfefferkorn? The first case for the new …
27.09. | Abaton

Reihe für Minis 2020

Guests
Russia, France, Switzerland, Germany 2020 | 60 Min. |
Director:
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Die Decke (Blanket)RUS 2020, 5 min., directed and written by Marina MoshkovaFar, far up in the North lives a very, very moody polar …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 1

Son-Mother

Guests
Iran 2019 | 102 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Mahnaz Mohammadi
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A piercing Iranian social drama in which a single mother is faced with an impossible choice. The screenplay is by Mohammad Rasoulof. Leila …
27.09. | Abaton

Kuessipan

Guests
Canada 2019 | 117 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Myriam Verreault
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A declaration of love to Quebec‘s Innu community: the adaptation of the eponymous novel is a humorous and moving coming-of-age story …
27.09. | Passage

The Father

Guests
Bulgaria, Greece, Italy 2019 | 87 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A Bulgarian family story about loss, mourning and guilt reminiscent of the absurd comedy of Toni Erdmann. Vasil has just lost his wife. At …
27.09. | Abaton

First Cow

Guests
USA 2019 | 122 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kelly Reichardt
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Once again, Kelly Reichardt offers us her take on the Western and counterposes a sensitive story of male friendship with the mythology of …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 1

Kajillionaire

Guests
USA 2020 | 115 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Miranda July
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] The new film from multimedia artist Miranda July is a comedy about a family of tricksters, as original as it is moving. Petty criminals Theresa …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 2

The Cloud in her Room

Guests
China, Hong Kong 2020 | 101 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Zheng Lu Xinyuan
rated for 0 + years
A fascinating debut which illustrates with poetic brutality the condition in which the world continues to turn, even when one is not yet ready to let …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Tragic Jungle

Guests
Mexico, France, Colombia 2020 | 96 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Yulene Olaizola
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Jungle, demons and a mysterious yong woman: the new film from Mexican director Yulene Olaizola plunges deep into the mythological world of the …
27.09. | Metropolis

Gull

Guests
South Korea 2020 | 75 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Kim Mi-jo
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In her impressive debut film, director Kim Mijo takes on a subject that in South Korea is a highly controversial taboo: #metoo in Seoul. Obok …
28.09. | Abaton

Perfect 10

Guests
United Kingdom 2019 | 83 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Eva Riley
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Leigh lives with her father on the outskirts of Brighton. A talented gymnast, the 14-year old is busy preparing for her first tournament. …
28.09. | Cinemaxx 2

Meek's Cutoff

Guests
USA 2010 | 104 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kelly Reichardt
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In her fourth film, Kelly Reichardt returns to the early days of the USA and gives the Western a female makeover. 1845, Oregon. Three …
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. …
29.09. | Passage

Spring Blossom

Guests
France 2020 | 73 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Suzanne Lindon
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] The debut film of this 20-year old director and lead actor Suzanne Lindon is a tender amour fou between a schoolgirl and an actor. Crackling, …
29.09. | Alabama

Son-Mother

Guests
Iran 2019 | 102 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Mahnaz Mohammadi
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A piercing Iranian social drama in which a single mother is faced with an impossible choice. The screenplay is by Mohammad Rasoulof. Leila …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 2

River of Grass

Guests
USA 1994 | 76 Min. | OV
Director: Kelly Reichardt
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Kelly Reichardt's »amazing first film« (Todd Haynes). In her debut film, which was rarely shown in Germany, the director returns to the …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 1

Gagarine

Guests
France 2020 | 97 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Fanny Liatard, Jérémy Trouilh
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Between tower block and orbit: the story of a young fan of space travel from the banlieue is an expedition into the power of the imagination …
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. | Passage

Kajillionaire

Guests
USA 2020 | 115 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Miranda July
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] The new film from multimedia artist Miranda July is a comedy about a family of tricksters, as original as it is moving. Petty criminals Theresa …
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 …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 1

The Cloud in her Room

Guests
China, Hong Kong 2020 | 101 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Zheng Lu Xinyuan
rated for 0 + years
A fascinating debut which illustrates with poetic brutality the condition in which the world continues to turn, even when one is not yet ready to let …
30.09. | Studio

Tragic Jungle

Guests
Mexico, France, Colombia 2020 | 96 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Yulene Olaizola
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Jungle, demons and a mysterious yong woman: the new film from Mexican director Yulene Olaizola plunges deep into the mythological world of the …
30.09. | Passage

Meek's Cutoff

Guests
USA 2010 | 104 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kelly Reichardt
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In her fourth film, Kelly Reichardt returns to the early days of the USA and gives the Western a female makeover. 1845, Oregon. Three …
01.10. | Abaton

Son-Mother

Guests
Iran 2019 | 102 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Mahnaz Mohammadi
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A piercing Iranian social drama in which a single mother is faced with an impossible choice. The screenplay is by Mohammad Rasoulof. Leila …
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 3

River of Grass

Guests
USA 1994 | 76 Min. | OV
Director: Kelly Reichardt
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Kelly Reichardt's »amazing first film« (Todd Haynes). In her debut film, which was rarely shown in Germany, the director returns to the …
02.10. | Abaton

Gagarine

Guests
France 2020 | 97 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Fanny Liatard, Jérémy Trouilh
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Between tower block and orbit: the story of a young fan of space travel from the banlieue is an expedition into the power of the imagination …
02.10. | Passage

Quo vadis, Aida?

Guests
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria, Romania, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, France, Norway 2020 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Jasmila Žbanić
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] After her harrowing drama about systematic rape in the Bosnian war, Jasmila Žbanić’s new film deals with the massacre of Srebrenica …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 3

The Father

Guests
Bulgaria, Greece, Italy 2019 | 87 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Kristina Grozeva, Petar Valchanov
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A Bulgarian family story about loss, mourning and guilt reminiscent of the absurd comedy of Toni Erdmann. Vasil has just lost his wife. At …
03.10. | Abaton

Perfect 10

Guests
United Kingdom 2019 | 83 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Eva Riley
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Leigh lives with her father on the outskirts of Brighton. A talented gymnast, the 14-year old is busy preparing for her first tournament. …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Antigone

Guests
Canada 2019 | 109 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Sophie Deraspe
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A young migrant woman’s fight against an inhuman immigration system: a provocative adaptation of the Ancient Greek tragedy with an …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Quo vadis, Aida?

Guests
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria, Romania, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, France, Norway 2020 | 101 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Jasmila Žbanić
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] After her harrowing drama about systematic rape in the Bosnian war, Jasmila Žbanić’s new film deals with the massacre of Srebrenica …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 1

Never Gonna Snow Again

Guests
Germany, Poland 2020 | 113 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Małgorzata Szumowska, Michał Englert
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] A profound Polish social satire about a masseur who becomes a guru for Warsaw’s high society. The Ukrainian migrant Zhenia works as …
03.10. | Abaton

Spring Blossom

Guests
France 2020 | 73 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Suzanne Lindon
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] The debut film of this 20-year old director and lead actor Suzanne Lindon is a tender amour fou between a schoolgirl and an actor. Crackling, …
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 …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 1

Nomadland

Guests
USA 2020 | 108 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Chloé Zhao
rated for 0 + years
A woman loses everything and leaves her old life behind. A fascinating road movie on the dark side of the American dream with Frances McDormand in …
03.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Nomadland

Guests
USA 2020 | 108 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Chloé Zhao
rated for 0 + years
A woman loses everything and leaves her old life behind. A fascinating road movie on the dark side of the American dream with Frances McDormand in …

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