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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 1

Gunda

Guests
USA, Norway 2020 | 93 Min. |
Director: Victor Kossakovsky
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Burrowing in mud, looking for worms, flicking away insects: Gunda captures the reality of the animals we eat every day. A warm, visually …
25.09. | Passage

Billie

Guests
United Kingdom 2019 | 97 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: James Erskine
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY Billie Holiday was one of the great voices of jazz. Billie presents hitherto unpublished recordings and shows the singer for …
26.09. | Passage

Martin Margiela: In His Own Words

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Germany, Belgium, France 2019 | 91 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Reiner Holzemer
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY Belgian designer Martin Margiela is the »Banksy of Fashion«. 12 years after his departure from the world stage, he reveals …
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. …
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. | Metropolis

Martin Margiela: In His Own Words

Guests
Germany, Belgium, France 2019 | 91 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Reiner Holzemer
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY Belgian designer Martin Margiela is the »Banksy of Fashion«. 12 years after his departure from the world stage, he reveals …
27.09. | Studio

Caterpillars

Guests
Central African Republic, Italy, Argentina 2020 | 72 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Elvis Sabin Ngaïbino
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY Everyone should have the right to go to school! Two young Aka pygmies in Central Africa fight against the discrimination of their …
27.09. | Abaton

Mayor

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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 …
28.09. | Cinemaxx 2

Caterpillars

Guests
Central African Republic, Italy, Argentina 2020 | 72 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Elvis Sabin Ngaïbino
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] DOCUMENTARY Everyone should have the right to go to school! Two young Aka pygmies in Central Africa fight against the discrimination of their …
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. | Metropolis

becoming sea

Guests
Germany, Brazil 2020 | 85 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Philipp Hartmann, Danilo Carvalho
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] HYBRID With docu-fictional elements, the film creates an associative picture of water as a both physical and metaphysical basis for human …
29.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Amara terra mia - Bitter Land Of Mine

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Germany, Italy 2020 | 82 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Ulrich Waller, Eduard Erne, Dania Hohmann
rated for 0 + years
Docudrama about the first generation of so-called Gastarbeiter in Germany. Carla and Maria Grazia meet for the first time outside the crematorium, …
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 …
30.09. | Metropolis

Elsewhere, Everywhere

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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. | Studio

becoming sea

Guests
Germany, Brazil 2020 | 85 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Philipp Hartmann, Danilo Carvalho
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] HYBRID With docu-fictional elements, the film creates an associative picture of water as a both physical and metaphysical basis for human …
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 3

Helga - Die Zwei Gesichter der Feddersen

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Germany 2020 | 90 Min. | OV
Director: Oliver Schwabe
rated for 0 + years
Moving portrait of an extraordinary woman. In the 1960s, Helga Feddersen became known as a comedy actress far beyond the borders of Hamburg. But …
01.10. | Abaton

Gunda

Guests
USA, Norway 2020 | 93 Min. |
Director: Victor Kossakovsky
rated for 0 + years
DOCUMENTARY Burrowing in mud, looking for worms, flicking away insects: Gunda captures the reality of the animals we eat every day. A warm, visually …
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. | Metropolis

Knittelfeld

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Austria, Germany 1997 | 35 Min. | OV
Director: Gerhard Benedikt Friedl
rated for 0 + years
PRESENTATION OF THE BOOK "GERHARD FRIEDL. EIN ARBEITSBUCH" AND FILM SCREENING The narrator tells the story of the Pritz family, a narrative that …
02.10. | Metropolis

Who is afraid of ideology

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Lebanon, Syria 2019 | 51 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Marwa Arsanios
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] »The destruction of nature is an integral part of the politics of assimilation and incorporation as practised by the dominant states of …
02.10. | Metropolis

Piqueuses

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Germany, Mauritius 2019 | 84 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Kate Tessa Lee, Tom Schön
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Marie Louise Édouard lives on the island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean. She’s stopped diving for octopus, which used to be her …
02.10. | Metropolis

Present Perfect

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USA, Hong Kong 2019 | 124 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Regie Shengze Zhu
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Live streaming has been huge in China since 2016, a market worth billions. In so-called showrooms, self-publicists known as anchors …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Im Wahn

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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

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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. | Metropolis

At the Bottom of the Sea

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Germany 2019 | 49 Min. | OV
Director: Karsten Krause
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] The South-West of Texas was once part of the sea bed and has over time become mountains, prairie and desert. With almost archaeological …
03.10. | Metropolis

Nach zwei Stunden waren zehn Minuten vergangen

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Germany 2020 | 20 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Steffen Goldkamp
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Rituals of waiting: sitting on the bed, lying, sleeping. Routines of vigilance: searching cisterns, opening presents, reading letters. A …
03.10. | Metropolis

Un film dramatique

Guests
France 2019 | 114 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Éric Baudelaire
rated for 0 + years
In this film, camera and mike are operated by children, form and content discovered bit by bit. Over four years, the members of the Film Club at the …
03.10. | Metropolis

Zustand und Gelände

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Germany 2019 | 118 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Ute Adamczewski
rated for 0 + years
There are traces of Germany’s Nazi past everywhere, but Ute Adamczewski sets out to uncover them in exemplary fashion. Starting in Sachsen, where …
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 …
03.10. | Metropolis

Enthusiasmus

Guests
USSR 1931 | 65 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Dziga Vertov
rated for 0 + years
In 1931, the first Soviet sound film was shown in full: Vertov, who also gave a speech in Yiddish, put Enthusiasm on for an audience of 1800 workers …
03.10. | Metropolis

If it Were Love

Guests
France 2020 | 82 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Patric Chiha
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] How do you transform a dance performance of layered movements and time shifts into a kind of loose literary adaptation for the cinema? …

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