At the Bottom of the Sea

At the Bottom of the Sea

At the Bottom of the Sea  Karsten Krause, D 2020, 49 min, engl. OF The southwest of Texas was once part of a seabed that over time became mountains, prairie and desert. Almost archaeologically, ‘At the Bottom of the Sea’ removes the different layers of the...
Dokumentarische Fiktionen

Dokumentarische Fiktionen

Dokumentarische Fiktionen  Zwei Filme von Eva Könnemann   Das offenbare Geheimnis Eva Könnemann, D 2015, 29 min, OmeU While researching local coats of arms, the director accidentally comes across the small community of Emmelsum in North Rhine-Westphalia. Her coat of...
Forgetting Vietnam

Forgetting Vietnam

Forgetting Vietnam  Trinh T. Minh-ha, USA 2015, 90 min, engl. OF >Forgetting Vietnam< is a filmic exploration of the legacy of the Vietnam War 40 years after its ending. Trinh builds her narrative on the two central myths of Vietnam and unfolds the film as a...
In memoriam Robert Frank

In memoriam Robert Frank

In memoriam Robert Frank  Kurzfilmprogramm Robert Frank died on 9 September 2019 in Nova Scotia (Canada), leaving behind a singular oeuvre that is both down-to-earth and erratic, somewhere between experimental film, photography and writing. Already known and...
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...