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139 Ladbroke Grove W10 6HJ
Day of German MOVIES
2pm – 10.30pm
PAWO Marvin Litwak 120 minutes 15
Since China invaded Tibet in the year 1950, about 130,000 Tibetans followed the Dalai Lama into Exile…….Pawo. is translated as hero.
Feature Film Germany, India
Batagur Baska (music: Guido Möbius) Bernd Lützeler 8 minutes U
They gather here every day. They come from far and without purpose. They don’t know each other and they won’t come to know each other. They carry their gadgets to optimize the experience. they engage with the world through a small frame. They believe that this moment will remain unforgotten. Music Video Germany
Traveling with Maxim Gorkiy Bernd Lützeler & Kolja Kunt 11 minutes 12
As so often, also it’s rather about allusion than description. This also applies to the persons represented. Flat silhouettes of people. their heads depicted in profile. Faces with no expression, formal gestures. In the background, a little bit of everyday life. The hard, square, stone architecture arises from ocher-coloured, brownish, blackish mush of colour or mud. A demonstration of the function of the central perspective. An idealized representation of a topical paradise. Strangely, there’s no absurdity in this. Experimental Documentary Germany
Seele ohne Sorge (Soul Without Sorrow) Atheer Adel 11 minutes 12A
It’s another crowded and rowdy afternoon at the saloon, and everybody seems intent on being at their worst. But soon it becomes appparent that something is off. The prostituted ara a bit too jealous, the fights a little to staged and everyone’s reactions don’t quite match. Someone has made a mistake, and someone will end uo getting hurt. But everyone remains in their role..... Drama Germany
SOMETHING ABOUT SILENCE Patrick Buhr (Waiting for Synopsis)
My wife doesn't like my movies. She says they are a waste of time. But she is an ignorant and hateful person. Don’t be like my wife.
...Let Them Eat Cake! Alexander Lony 5 minutes 12A
...Let Them Eat Cake! is the music video for the rockband “Letters From Eden” based in Berlin. The song”Blind” is about indifference in our society, prefering being blind about what happen. Marie Antoninette is used as a symbol, as a metaphor...... Music Video Germany
Nelly Chris Raiber 17 minutes 12A
A car drives through the snow. Behind the wheel is Nelly. She is thirteen years old. Nelly wants to go home. Separating her from her goal are three questions, two keys, a diving tower and a racing heart.
Winter Hymns Dusty Mancinelli 15 minutes 15
Ten-year-old Joshua is spending his winter break at home in the backcountry of Northern Ontario. His dull afternoon is shattered when his volatile older brother Cain shepherds him outside for the day. Killing time before a Christmas party later that night, the boys journey through the countryside looking for adventure and performing reckless antics. While hiking through the woods on their way home, the boys stumble across an empty cottage. Striving to win his older brother’s affection, Joshua breaks into the cottage in search of alcohol. But when things go horribly wrong, Cain is left to pick up the pieces.
Wintersreise Susanne Boeing 27 minutes 12A
Walter is waiting at the last station of his journey through life. His family and friends all know what is best for him. But in the end they have to understand that his ending belongs only to him.
Der Damm (The Damm) Nikolaus Müller 30 minutes 12A
Catherine and Chris have been together for many years. To escape the city and the routines of their everyday life, they decide to go on a hiking trip. Amidst the dramatic setting of the Austrian Alps, their relationship is put to the test when they encounter an abandoned child halfway up the mountain.
Im Schatten Europas Florian Schnell 65 minutes 15
IN EUROPES SHADOW – AT THE BORDERS WITH ELIAS BIERDEL. In 2014 a group of film makers together with Elias Bierdel, much experienced in migration issues, took it upon themselves to tour the external borders of the EU. Elias Bierdel commentates throughout the film and meets refugees from different countries and activists. The film gives them a voice.
Change In The Weather Muiris Crowley 17 minutes 15
Michael, a young man living in rural Ireland, struggles to adjust to a sudden change in his furtive lifestyle.
Die Hochzeitspolizei (The Wedding Patrol) Christen R Timmann 15 minutes 15
Eisenherz Franz Maria Quitt 20 minutes U
JACOB, a nineyearold shy dreamer, falls instantly in love when MAILIN (11) and her father move into the apartment across the yard. Although his best friend advises him against it, he tries to get in touch with her. After a failed attempt and romantic insight from his mother, he wins her attention with a letter. While Jacob longs for MaiLin’s answer, he realizes that his parents’ relationship is no longer what it once was…
Vive La Mort Thomas A. Welte 110 minutes 15
1945. After an anonymous tip, Wehrmacht deserter Paul Gmeiner is questioned by the French occupation and accused of the murder of a resistance fighter. Under interrogation, he must prove his own version of the events and refute the false accusations.
Feature Film Austria
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