German Competition Documentary Film 2

Films

Kassieren

Filmstill Weeding
Kassieren
Amelie Vierbuchen, Lea Sprenger, Franca Pape
Germany
German Competition Documentary Film
Three filmmakers research the history of a chemical factory in Cologne-Kalk. Off- and online archives teach them the art of weeding out and throwing away, the art of daring the gap.

Photosensitivity warning

Schauhaus

Filmstill Showhouse
Schauhaus
Anna Lauenstein, Max Hilsamer
Germany
German Competition Documentary Film
“The world in one garden” – with this claim of omnipotence, the construction of the Botanical Garden in Dahlem began. The deeper one enters, the clearer the traces of imperialist thinking emerge.

getty abortions

Filmstill getty abortions
getty abortions
Franzis Kabisch
Austria,
Germany
German Competition Documentary Film
This desktop video essay examines how the media illustrate the issue of abortion. Clicking through photo databases and magazines reveals the consequences of suggestive images.

Gudow Nord

Filmstill Gudow Nord
Gudow Nord
Sophia Schachtner
Germany
German Competition Documentary Film
A summer Sunday at a motorway service area. The trucks stand still. The drivers doze, cook, stare into space. A phone call with the family provides inner and outer movement.

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