Persistence

Persistence

Persistence  Anne Hufschmid und Jan-Holger Hennies, MEX/D 2019, 54 min, span. OmeU At least 40,000 people are missing in Mexico. Mostly it is young people who disappear without a trace. Again and again mass graves filled with body parts are found. Self-organized...
Poetry, facts and fiction – reworking consistences

Poetry, facts and fiction – reworking consistences

Poetry, facts and fiction – reworking consistences  Panel with discussion Trinh’s films, like her writings, establish her role as a pioneer of postcolonial, feminist perspectives. Perception, appropriation and attribution of the “other” is a central...
So Much I Want to Say

So Much I Want to Say

So Much I Want to Say  Filmprogramm: Weibliche Autofiktion und Selbstermächtigung Everyone’s life is a story. It only makes sense as a narrative. The formative instinct sorts, suppresses, emphasizes, refines to a contour. Not to reality, but to a concept. The...
The Politics of Form and Forces

The Politics of Form and Forces

The Politics of Form and Forces  Lecture by Trinh T. Minh-ha “For me, politics permeates daily life; it is a dimension of consciousness of one’s own existence. […]To strengthen the form means to recognize the important contribution of life as a continuous...
Zeit-Reisen

Zeit-Reisen

Zeit-Reisen  Two films selected by Werner Ružička Werner Ružicka, long-time director of the Duisburg Film Week, has been presenting his Carte Blanche at our festival since 2019: From the east of Brandenburg, to Bali. On the border to Poland redistribution takes place...