Ryun-hee is eager to return to her native North Korea, which she left in 2011 to seek medical treatment. Little did she know that crossing the border with South Korea would make her an enemy of the state and that she…
What does a woman need to be happy and fulfilled? After 20 years of living in Berlin, the director Olga goes back to her roots in a small Siberian village, where she is confronted with traditional views of relationships.
Soul Food Stories
Satovcha is a small Bulgarian village with 2021 residents of different religious and ethnical groups (Orthodox Bulgarians, Muslim Turks, Pomacs and Evangelist Gypsies). People were divided by their past full of…
Stream of Love
Love and desire fill the minds of villagers in a Hungarian-speaking village in Transylvania, Romania, even in their old age. Time has stood still here, and although most of the inhabitants of the village are elderly,…
The director, who is currently suffering from pregnancy diabetes, is suddenly forced to give up refined sugar. Suffering from the withdrawal symptoms, she realises how difficult it really is.
The Third Option
In his complex essay film, Thomas Fürhapter elaborates on these questions. The film peels away the various thematic layers to reveal essential questions regarding birth, normalisation and life optimisation.
Trains of Thoughts
Trains of Thoughts is an audiovisual essay which reflects upon and compares metro systems around the world. It is an exploration of a world inside the world as well as feelings, fascination, obsession, fear and themes -…
Born in a wealthy family little Tzvetanka dreamed to become an actress, but life completely changed her destiny. "Tzvetanka" is the story of a woman who has outlived the three epochs in modern Bulgarian history:…
The advent of Euromaidan, and draft-dodgers abound. Town folks are dipping
in icy water and laughing, but are they divided in their loyalty? These sheriffs are taking you along for the ride.
The Venice Syndrome
Venice is pure romance; that which all Europeans yearn for, the dream of all Americans. But the world's most beautiful city is becoming uninhabitable. The film shows what remains of Venetian life: a subculture of…