SAT 11 SEPT
The Muse ART GALLERY
269 Portobello Road, W11 1LR
International Films From
GermanY / Austria / Italy / Portugal
6 - 10 pm
Covid 19 2020 - 2021
Marco M. Rusca 13m U
A traffic day in rome. With an end surprise .
Alexi Dmitriev 4m 15
A literary or a musical composition formed by selections from different authors disposed in a new order. Found Footage G. Germany
AGNUS DEI 70
Flavio Sciole 4m U Art Italy
Flavio Sciole 7m U Art Good Italy
THE RIGHT VINTAGE
Trace Winter 4m U
Notorious for committing multiple cybercrime, Sony Marcato has served his sentence in prison stationed on the edge of a black hole, where time is essentially frozen. For his release, Sonny requested nothing more than to enjoy his favourite whisky on his way back to earth… to celebrate what is to come. Sci-Fi Drama Germany
FOX & PENGUIN
Dave Lojek & Catharina Hamerle 13m 12A
How do German couples communicate in private? What are they arguing about? Fictional Documentary Germany
Land shape #1
Thadeusz Tischbein 5m U
With the bird's eye view on the landscape Thadeusz Tischbein wonders what this visual information can tell us about the relationship between landscape and its utilization. He observes farmers who create an aesthetic landscape - maybe in the tradition of Land Art. We see a machine-friendly world with precise, almost digital-like structures.
The Verdict in the Case of K.
Özgür Anil 30m 12A
After the verdict in a trial, a family tries to find their way back to normality. The morals of the single father and his two children are questioned by the conflicting expectations of society. An unthoughtful decision reopens old wounds and causes the alienation of a brother and sister.
How to Disappear by Total Refusal
Leonhard Müllner, Robin Klengel, Michael Stump 21m 12A “How to Disappear” is an anti-war movie in the true sense of the word, searching for possibilities for peace in the most unlikely place of an online war game. It’s a tribute to disobedience and desertion - in both digital and physical-real warfare.
Shot in the picturesque war landscapes of “Battlefield V”, the hyperreal graphics become the backdrop for an essay-like narrative. The filmrevolves around the history of deserters - a part of human history, which has hardly been illuminated. Performances and creative interventions explore the scopes and limits of the audiovisual entertainment machine.
Fish Like Us
Raphaela Schmid 17m 12
As part of an unusual farewell ritual, two siblings end up at a Chinese restaurant. Both feel guilty after the recent death of their mother and find it difficult to broach the subject. At another table a father improves his daughter's homework, at the next a date goes wrong, and somewhere in between, the server's collar bursts. Though the tables are close together, the siblings hardly notice the little dramas taking place.
The Washing Machine
Dominik Hart 24m 12
“No guarantee. No delivery.” Simon and Lea, a young couple, need to get rid of their broken washing machine. Instead of bringing it to the dump, they decide to sell it online. Hassan replies and actually picks it up. Mission accomplished? Not quite. When Hassan’s apartment is flooded, the story really takes off. An entertaining observational study about prejudice, false pride, and a hodgepodge of guilty conscience.
Heart It Races
Lisa Hasenhütl 30m 15
When her boyfriend Benni leaves her, Magda is left to live alone in their old apartment. With his departure, his hobby of driving a motorcycle also vanishes from her life. Still clinging to what they once had, Magda enrolls in a motorcycle driving course, but the first few driving hours turn out to be more difficult than expected. When Magda realizes that Benni has already moved on from their relationship, she has to make a decision: Will she throw in the towel or learn to drive on her own?
POW (Piss Off, War)
Werther Germondari & Maria Laura Spagnoli 9m 15
During a war, the battle rages. At the back, the atmosphere seems quieter, but in reality also there we can find hallucinating situations...
My border, my forest
Giorgio Milocco 18m 12
Ivan is a sixty-year-old worker born in former Yugoslavia. He lives with his wife in a small village in Friuli called Torviscosa. One day he decides that the time has come to undertake a journey that will take him back to the places of his childhood, trying to solve the sense of guilt that he feels since he was a child. Drama Italy Bad Bad
Gianluca Zoppa 9m 12
The brutality, the cowardly love and the dramatic intertwining of destiny are the elements of a story with a disconcerting ending Drama Italy
Edgar Feldman 15m 12A
Abraham receives a call. The Wheel of Fortune, the highest arcane number 10 of the tarot, appears on his phone screen. A voice is heard, it’s God. To test Abraham's faith, God commands him to do a terrible task: to sacrifice his son Isaac for a burnt offering (as a fire) as proof of his boundless submission to his purposes. Drama Portugal
Pedro Peralta 17m 12A
Castuera, Spain, April 1939. During the night two Falangist Guards appear at the door of the house where Paz is taking refuge with her family. They request her presence at the police station. Paz immediately understands the fatality of this visit. With no chance to escape, she asks to breastfeed her newborn daughter one last time. Drama Portugal
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