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24.09. - 03.10.2020
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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. | 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. | Cinemaxx 3

Sörensen’s Fear

Guests
Germany 2020 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Bjarne Mädel
rated for 0 + years
From crime-scene cleaner to CID Chief Inspector: Bjarne Mädel assembles a star ensemble in Katenbüll. Because of an anxiety disorder, CID Chief …
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. | Abaton

My Family and the Wolf

Guests
France 2020 | 80 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Adrià Garcia
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] 9-year old Hugo is spending the summer holidays with his Granny Sara, who is celebrating her 80th birthday. The whole family has made the …
26.09. | Cinemaxx 1

There Is No Evil

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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. | Cinemaxx 3

Kein einfacher Mord

Guests
Germany 2020 | 88 Min. | OV
Director: Sebastian Ko
rated for 0 + years
Psychothriller about a couple in crisis who, faced with a crime, close ranks. A man (Sebastian Becker) is dead, killed by the woman (Laura …
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. | Metropolis

Genus Pan

Guests
Philippines 2020 | 146 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Lav Diaz
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] An in-depth study of human nature, a possible evolution of our animalistic urges. Hugaw is a god-forsaken island in the Philippine …
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. | 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. | Metropolis

Orphea

Guests
Germany 2020 | 99 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Alexander Kluge, Khavn de la Cruz
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] ESSAY The second collaboration between Kluge and Khavn is an aesthetic mash-up – with a wonderful accomplice in Lilith Stangenberg. While in …
27.09. | Passage

Nowhere Special

Guests
United Kingdom, Italy, Romania 2020 | 90 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Uberto Pasolini
rated for 0 + years
A heart-rending drama in which single Dad James Norton seeks a new family for his young son. John (James Norton) is 35 and loves his 4-year old …
27.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Plötzlich so still

Guests
Germany 2020 | 89 Min. | OV
Director: Lars-Gunnar Lotz
rated for 0 + years
The drama of a young mother in the face of an inconceivable loss. A few days before the return of her husband Ludger (Hanno Koffler) from a training …
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. | Cinemaxx 1

This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection

Guests
Lesotho, Italy, South Africa 2019 | 120 Min. | OV with German & French subs
Director: Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese
rated for 0 + years
The grapes of wrath: a visually stunning drama from Lesotho which poses questions about grief, ecological destruction and religion. Christmas in the …
28.09. | Abaton

Reborn

Guests
Israel, Germany 2019 | 108 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Yaron Shani
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Three women carry the wounds and scars of their lives. An intense Israeli drama. Avigail had her first child much too young and is …
28.09. | Metropolis

The Seeds We Sow

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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. | Studio

Genus Pan

Guests
Philippines 2020 | 146 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Lav Diaz
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] An in-depth study of human nature, a possible evolution of our animalistic urges. Hugaw is a god-forsaken island in the Philippine …
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. | Cinemaxx 3

Amara terra mia - Bitter Land Of Mine

Guests
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. | Cinemaxx 1

Rascal

Guests
France 2020 | 95 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Peter Dourountzis
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] With a Satanic main character, this remarkable debut film portrays the destructive fascination of evil. Djé is a man without a history, a …
30.09. | Abaton

Apples

Guests
Greece, Poland, Slovakia 2020 | 90 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Christos Nikou
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In the midst of a pandemic which leads to memory loss, a man takes part in a test programme for a new treatment. An intelligent and at the …
30.09. | Cinemaxx 3

Dark Woods

Guests
Germany 2019 | 90 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Sven Bohse
rated for 0 + years
A three-parter with an excellent cast about one of the most mysterious criminal cases in German post-war history. In the summer of 1989, the …
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. | Abaton

Orphea

Guests
Germany 2020 | 99 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Alexander Kluge, Khavn de la Cruz
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] ESSAY The second collaboration between Kluge and Khavn is an aesthetic mash-up – with a wonderful accomplice in Lilith Stangenberg. While in …
01.10. | Metropolis

This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection

Guests
Lesotho, Italy, South Africa 2019 | 120 Min. | OV with German & French subs
Director: Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese
rated for 0 + years
The grapes of wrath: a visually stunning drama from Lesotho which poses questions about grief, ecological destruction and religion. Christmas in the …
01.10. | Cinemaxx 3

Helga - Die Zwei Gesichter der Feddersen

Guests
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 …
02.10. | Cinemaxx 2

Reborn

Guests
Israel, Germany 2019 | 108 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Yaron Shani
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] Three women carry the wounds and scars of their lives. An intense Israeli drama. Avigail had her first child much too young and is …
02.10. | Abaton

Nowhere Special

Guests
United Kingdom, Italy, Romania 2020 | 90 Min. | OV with German subtitles
Director: Uberto Pasolini
rated for 0 + years
A heart-rending drama in which single Dad James Norton seeks a new family for his young son. John (James Norton) is 35 and loves his 4-year old …
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 …
02.10. | Passage

Rascal

Guests
France 2020 | 95 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Peter Dourountzis
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] With a Satanic main character, this remarkable debut film portrays the destructive fascination of evil. Djé is a man without a history, a …
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 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. | Abaton

This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection

Guests
Lesotho, Italy, South Africa 2019 | 120 Min. | OV with German & French subs
Director: Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese
rated for 0 + years
The grapes of wrath: a visually stunning drama from Lesotho which poses questions about grief, ecological destruction and religion. Christmas in the …
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 …
03.10. | Passage

Apples

Guests
Greece, Poland, Slovakia 2020 | 90 Min. | OV with English subtitles
Director: Christos Nikou
rated for 0 + years
[⏵] In the midst of a pandemic which leads to memory loss, a man takes part in a test programme for a new treatment. An intelligent and at the …

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