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    Zoe

    Germany , 15 min
    D: Maren-Kea Freese

    German (original version)

    Maren Kea-Freese's short film ZOE is about an elevator girl in Berlin's TV Tower on Alexanderplatz. It shows the daily life of a woman trying to find herself in a city that is itself in transition.

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  • Itgaber

    France, Israel, 171 min.
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    Itgaber

    France, Israel , 171 min
    D: Eyal Sivan

    Hebrew (Subtitled: DE, EN, FR)

    The essay film ITGABER by Eyal Sivan is a two part essay documentary of the director's talks with the 89-year-old Neurophysiologist and philosopher Yeshayahou Leibowitz (1903-94). Part1: On Science and Values (85 min). Part 2: On State and Law (85 min).

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    What Does Home Mean?

    Germany , 2 min
    D: Filip Piskorzynski, Alexandra Heneka

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    WHAT DOES HOME MEAN? This question is answered by a child in this short film by Filip Piskorzynski and Alexandra Heneka.

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    Let's Go to the Rat

    USA , 90 min
    D: Andrew Szava-Kovats

    English (original version)

    The documentary LET'S GO TO THE RAT is insider-view story of the Rat, a club in Boston that gave birth to the punk scene there, putting Boston on the map as a major rock town. The Rat also paved the way for such seminal acts as the Pixies.

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    Way of Passion

    Austria , 89 min
    D: Joerg Burger

    Italian (original version)

    WAY OF PASSION by Joerg Burger documents the 400 years old traditional Good Friday procession in Trapani, Sicily - from the preparations until the big day itself.

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    The Spree – Symphony of a River

    Germany , 85 min
    D: Gerd Conradt

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    In his dazzling and hypnotic documentary, THE SPREE – A SYMPHONY OF A RIVER, Gerd Conradt shows the Spree in all its glory against the aural backdrop of a specially composed symphony performed by the Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra.

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  • Since I Was Born

    France
    D: Laura Delle Piane

    Arabic (Subtitled: EN)

    SINCE I WAS BORN is a documentary about the Dheisheh refugee camp in the West Bank. Over 13,000 people live in 1.5 square km. One of them is eleven year old Tamer.

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  • Auszeit

    Germany , 49 min
    D: Sven Wegner

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    What's wrong with today's men? In AUSZEIT (TIME OUT), a 45 minute feature film by Sven Wegner, a bunch of men go on a short vacation and set their inhibitions aside. Experiments, rivalry and new loves lead them to redefine of who they are and how they view life.

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Original Language Versions

  • Angels and Dust

    Spain, Panama, USA, 78 min.

    Angels and Dust

    Spain, Panama, USA , 78 min
    D: Hector Herrera

    English

    The documentary film ANGELS and DUST is a mesmerising, hallucinogenic journey through the gangs and drug culture of modern Panama.

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  • Grandma, a Thousand Times

    UAE, Qatar, Lebanon, 47 min.

    Grandma, a Thousand Times

    UAE, Qatar, Lebanon , 47 min
    D: Mahmoud Kaabour

    Arabic (original version, Subtitled: EN, FR)

    A poetic, multiple award winning documentary by Lebanese filmmaker Mahmoud Kaabour. A feisty Beirut grandmother is at the center of a brave filmmaking exercise that aims to capture and commemorate family memory from the passage of time and death.

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  • 30 Years of Darkness

    Spain , 55 min
    D: Manuel H. Martín

    Spanish (Subtitled: EN)

    30 YEARS OF DARKNESS is a real gem, fusing interviews, analysis and some terrific animation into an intriguing whole that plays like an intelligent thriller. " - Variety
    The documentary 30 YEARS OF DARKNESS tells the unbelievable story of Manuel Cortés, the 30-year Spaniard who hid in a hole to escape Franco’s repression.

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  • Forever Yours

    Finland , 76 min
    D: Mia Halme

    Finnish (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    Foster children and the paths their lives take later in life is the subject of a moving Finnish documentary, FOREVER YOURS. A film about children and their yearning for love and acceptance.

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  • Pit No. 8

    EE, RU , 57 min
    D: Marianna Kaat

    (Subtitled: EN)

    In Marianna Kaat's documentary, 15-year-old Yura puts his dreams on hold in an emotionally riveting struggle to provide for his sisters the only way he can: illegally and perilously mining the remaining scraps from a once-thriving Ukrainian coal town.

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To Buy and Keep

  • Sonja Wolf - Life and Survival

    Germany , 20 min
    D: Ivette Löcker, Christian Frosch

    English (Subtitled: DE)

    Short documentary by Ivette Löcker and Christian Frosch about Sonja Wolf as told by her daughter, Ester. Sonja was a Jewish survivor of 1930's Stalinist repression. In English with German subtitles.

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  • All the Shades of One Long Night

    Austria , 70 min
    D: Judith Zdesar

    Various languages (Subtitled: DE, EN)

    The documentary ALL THE SHADES OF ONE LONG NIGHT deals with optical and acoustic perceptions of Greenland. Director Judith Zdesar plays with light and colors - and the abscense of both - in an arctic landscape.

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  • Sandgrains

    UK , 57 min
    D: Gabriel Manrique, Jordie Montevecchi

    Various languages (Subtitled: DE, EN, FR, ES)

    SANDGRAINS is a documentary about the local effects of global fishing. The story takes us all the way from Africa to the corridors of the EU Parliament where an effort to reform Europe’s failing fishing industry is underway.

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  • My Blood

    Greece, 81 min.

    My Blood

    Greece , 81 min
    D: Diamantis Karanastasis

    Greek (Subtitled: EN)

    MY BLOOD is the directorial debut by actor Diamantis Karanastasis. He is also screenwriter, editor, and producer and plays a leading part. Based on Marianna Calbari’s critically acclaimed Greek play “Fresh Blood”, inspired by the ancient Oedipus myth.

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  • Material

    Germany, 164 min.

    Material

    Germany , 164 min
    D: Thomas Heise

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    In MATERIAL Thomas Heise shows never before released film shot from the late 1980s to 2008. the images are Heise's contribution to a personal history of the changes precipating and following the Fall of the Berlin Wall and their repercussions to this day.

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realeyz.tv Exclusive: Media Artists Harun Farocki and Michael Brynntrup

  • Parallel I

    Germany , 16 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version)

    Media artist Harun Farocki's four-part video installation PARALLEL I-IV examines computer animation as an image genre. This is part I of the cycle. The cycle is available exclusively on realeyz.tv.

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  • Parallel II

    Germany , 9 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version)

    Media artist Harun Farocki's four-part video installation PARALLEL I-IV examines the development of computer animation and its use in video games. This second part PARALLEL II explores how games often have their roots in the philosophy of perception. Available exclusively on realeyz.tv as single-channel video.

    "Does the world exist if I'm not watching it?" Farocki explores virtual imagery and the perception of reality.

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  • Sauerbruch Hutton Architects

    Germany , 73 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    German (original version), English

    Documenta artist Farun Farocki portrays the work process of a German architect team in his film of the same name: SAUERBRUCH HUTTON ARCHITEKTEN. "The structures of these two architects appeal to me. They are are lavish... and playful without being arbitrary." Harun Farocki

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  • Veronika (vera ikon)

    Germany , 11 min
    D: Michael Brynntrup

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    In his short film VERONIKA (VERA IKON) Michael Brynntrup takes the biblical prohibition of images literally. God's life story in the form of a trailer: from zero B.C. to the Second Coming of Christ - coming soon.

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  • Sudden and Unexpected - A Déjà-Revue (Plötzlich und unerwartet )

    Germany , 30 min
    D: Michael Brynntrup

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    SUDDEN AND UNEXPECTED - A DÉJÀ REVUE is a short film by one of Germany's most respected experimental film artists, Michael Brynntrup, featuring one of Germany's unique talents, Udo Kier (MANDERLAY) and filmmaker Mara Mattuschka.

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  • Love, Jealousy and Revenge (Liebe, Eifersucht und Rache)

    Germany , 7 min
    D: Michael Brynntrup

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    LOVE, JEALOUSY AND REVENGE, a short film by Michael Brynntrup, is "a spontaneous, kitschy, unerring, and spicy parable about mutual understanding featuring the world famous underground star BeV Stroganov. (Jury Filmfest Dresden, 1993)

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  • In Comparison

    Germany , 61 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English, English (Subtitled: ES)

    A documentary about the brick - its sound, its nature, its uniqueness. Documentary filmmaker Harun Farocki looks at various brick production sites around the world, comparing techniques. IN COMPARISON – the brick and its tradition.

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  • War at a Distance

    Germany , 57 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    A documentary by Harun Farocki, WAR AT A DISTANCE focuses on the concept of 'clean wars' and shows how high-tech dehumanization and a high cost in human life is shrouded when graphic depictions of casualties from Drone and missile attacks are carefully hidden from the public.

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  • The Creators of the Shopping Worlds

    Germany , 72 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    CREATORS OF THE SHOPPING WORLDS – A documentary by Harun Farocki that looks at customers in shopping centers and malls and how they are tempted to part with their money, and the mass of analysts behind the manipulation process.

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  • The Statics - Engineering Memory Bridges (Die Statik der Eselsbrücken)

    Germany , 20 min
    D: Michael Brynntrup

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    The short film THE STATICS – ENGINEERING MEMORY BRIDGES (Die Statik der Eselsbrücken) by director Michael Brynntrup is a “superb biography - a pseudo-scientific collection of curiosities with puns turning artistic somersaults." (Abendzeitung, Nuremberg)

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  • Narcissus and Echo

    Germany , 14 min
    D: Michael Brynntrup

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    NARCISSUS AND ECHO, a short film by Michael Brynntrup, is a “delightfully mannered game of deception, honored by the German Film Critics Association as the best experimental film of 1990. A highlight of camp aesthetic.” (Rundbrief Film)

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  • Serious Games I: Watson Is Down

    Germany , 8 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version, Subtitled: DE)

    In the first of a four part series, media artist Harun Farocki explores the interplay between modern warfare and electronic media using computer simulation and documentary footage.

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  • Serious Games II: Three Dead

    Germany , 8 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version, Subtitled: DE)

    In this second of a four part series, media artist Harun Farocki explores the interplay between modern warfare and electronic media using computer simulation and documentary footage.

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  • Serious Games III: Immersion

    Germany , 20 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version, Subtitled: DE)

    Harun Farocki's video installation explores the interplay between modern warfare and electronic media. Part III: Virtual Iraq, a computer simulation program, supports the immersion therapy treatment of traumatized soldiers.

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  • Serious Games IV: A Sun With No Shadow

    Germany , 7 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version, Subtitled: DE)

    In this fourth of a four part series, media artist Harun Farocki explores the interplay between modern warfare and electronic media using computer simulation and documentary footage.

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  • Images of the World and the Inscription of War

    Federal Republic of Germany , 73 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English, German

    IMAGES OF THE WORLD AND INSCRIPTION OF WAR a documentary by Harun Farocki about concentration camp recordings taken by American bombers in the Second World War. The filmmaker asks why strategic interests, ignored the suffering of millions.

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  • Respite

    Germany , 40 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    German, English (Subtitled: ES)

    The essay film RESPITE by German director Harun Farocki resurrects film footage shot by Rudolf Breslauer, a temporary inmate of the Dutch transit camp for Jews. The footage was commissioned by the camp’s SS commandant. RESPITE won an award at Locarno in 2007.

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  • Transmission

    Germany, 43 min.

    Transmission

    Germany , 43 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    English (original version), German (original version)

    TRANSMISSION by Berlin media artist Harun Farocki studies the hand movements and gestures of people as they visit memorials, statues and monuments. For example, how visitors of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington touch the engraved letters and trace the names of those who gave their lives to war.

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  • An Image

    Federal Republic of Germany, 25 min.

    An Image

    Federal Republic of Germany , 25 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    In making the documentary AN IMAGE, Documenta artist Harun Farocki spent 4 days on the set of a Playboy shoot. As the playmate reveals all, so does Farocki, astutely exposing the interplay between eroticism, media and commerce. realeyz.tv exclusively presents the newly digitized version.

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  • A New Product

    Germany , 36 min
    D: Harun Farocki

    German (original version), German (Subtitled: EN)

    Acclaimed filmmaker and artist Harun Farocki (“SERIOUS GAMES I-IV”, “Inextinguishable Fire”) unleashes A NEW PRODUCT in this ironic documentary about "workplace enhancement".

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realeyz - Best of Festivals

  • Stepping Out

    Germany , 61 min
    D: Eva Heldmann

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    The female desire for sex is the subject of this documentary by Eva Heldmann. It documents a woman and her quest for sex in clubs and U.S. army barracks in Germany. However when troops were withdrawn, bang went the supply of GIs.

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  • Auszeit

    Germany , 49 min
    D: Sven Wegner

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    What's wrong with today's men? In AUSZEIT (TIME OUT), a 45 minute feature film by Sven Wegner, a bunch of men go on a short vacation and set their inhibitions aside. Experiments, rivalry and new loves lead them to redefine of who they are and how they view life.

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  • Bartleby - Melville's "Story of Wall Street"

    Germany , 93 min
    D: Andreas Honneth

    German, English

    BARTLEBY – MELVILLES STORY OF WALLSTREET is based on a story by Herman Melville. This experimental films draws on the timeliness of Melville's piece, which, although written in 1853, alludes to modern issues such as globalization and consumerism.

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  • I Am Gay and Muslim

    Netherlands , 54 min
    D: Chris Belloni

    English

    I AM GAY AND MUSLIM is an intimate documentary focusing on gay rights in the Islamic world. Director Chris Belloni spent the major part of 2011 traveling Morocco, interviewing gay Muslim men in a land where homosexuality and Islam seem irreconcilable.

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  • Addiction

    Germany , 85 min
    D: Torsten Königs, Christoph Tölle

    German (original version), German (Subtitled: EN)

    In the documentary ADDICTION we follow four people in Berlin - three men and a woman – who live their daily lives under the sign of drug addiction. We see how they buy, prepare and consume their drugs and how they suffer from withdrawal symptoms.

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  • Honour

    Germany, 87 min.

    Honour

    Germany , 87 min
    D: Aysun Bademsoy

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    A sensitive observational documentary looking at teenage males, violence and the concept of HONOR in contemporary Berlin, where a community is searching for an identity. HONOR had all but disappeared, however it’s coming back.

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Music - The Sound of realeyz

  • Night Lunch

    USA , 32 min
    D: Amos Poe, Ivan Kral

    English

    NIGHT LUNCH revives the 1970's vibe - it beams you right back to on-stage live musical performances by David Bowie, Wayne County, George Harrison, Elton John, Queen, New York Dolls, The Ramones, Patti Smith, Television, and more.

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  • Nico - In Memoriam

    Germany , 29 min
    D: Bernd Gaul

    English

    Rare footage of the legendary Nico of Velvet Underground fame. In 1986 Nico returns to Berlin for one of her last live performances ever. This film also includes vintage clips from the 1960s.

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  • Saila - Punk Dystopia from Berlin

    Germany , 94 min
    D: Julia Ostertag

    English

    In her first full-length fiction film SAILIA- PUNK DYSTOPIA FROM BERLIN, filmmaker Julia Ostertag creates a cinematic parallel universe, an odyssey through a doomsday scenario on the brink of apocalypse.

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  • Sonic Outlaws

    USA , 87 min
    D: Craig Baldwin

    English

    SONIC OUTLAWS is a marvelously experimental documentary about the equally experimental band Negativland. It is also about using sampling techniques as an artistic medium, at which director Craig Baldwin excels.

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  • The Dead Brothers

    Germany , 90 min
    D: M.A. Littler

    English, - none - (Subtitled: DE)

    This film portrays the Swiss based music group THE DEAD BROTHERS. A melange of interviews, musical performance, monologues and cinematic imagery delves into the personal backgrounds of the band's members and relates family biography as a source of artistic creativity.

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  • The Folk Singer

    Germany, 104 min.

    The Folk Singer

    Germany , 104 min
    D: M.A. Littler

    English (Subtitled: DE)

    THE FOLK SINGER - A TALE OF MEN, MUSIC & AMERICA is a journey into the soul of incomparable folk music, men and of the 'old' America that will soon disappear. The story follows Folk and Blues singer Jon Konrad on tour from Texas to Louisiana.

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Sex & Drugs & realeyzPlus

  • Stepping Out

    Germany , 61 min
    D: Eva Heldmann

    German (Subtitled: EN)

    The female desire for sex is the subject of this documentary by Eva Heldmann. It documents a woman and her quest for sex in clubs and U.S. army barracks in Germany. However when troops were withdrawn, bang went the supply of GIs.

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  • Berlin Now

    Germany , 58 min
    D: Wolfgang Büld, Sissy Kelling

    German

    A documentary? A musical journey? An exploration of underground culture in 80s West Berlin? BERLIN NOW is all of these and more - a trip, a whirl of images, a celebration of the music beyond the mainstream. With Blixa Bargeld, Einstürzende Neubauten, Mona Mur, and FM Einheit.ACHTUNG BERLIN 2011

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  • Pillman the Classic

    Netherlands , 3 min
    D: Micha Klein

    English

    Micha Klein makes an XTC pill come alive by means of computer animation. In PILLMAN THE CLASSIC, a Dutch short film, a pill capsule with arms and legs, gyrates around with a smile on its face and dilated pupils.

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  • Reindeer Spotting

    Finland, 83 min.

    Reindeer Spotting

    Finland , 83 min
    D: Joonas Neuvonen

    Finnish (Subtitled: EN)

    A documentary feature made from within the junkie community. The director has been documenting the life of his friends, where crime and intravenous drugs are an everyday occurrence.

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  • The Dead Brothers

    Germany , 90 min
    D: M.A. Littler

    English, - none - (Subtitled: DE)

    This film portrays the Swiss based music group THE DEAD BROTHERS. A melange of interviews, musical performance, monologues and cinematic imagery delves into the personal backgrounds of the band's members and relates family biography as a source of artistic creativity.

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  • Night Lunch

    USA , 32 min
    D: Amos Poe, Ivan Kral

    English

    NIGHT LUNCH revives the 1970's vibe - it beams you right back to on-stage live musical performances by David Bowie, Wayne County, George Harrison, Elton John, Queen, New York Dolls, The Ramones, Patti Smith, Television, and more.

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  • Berlin: Hasenheide

    Germany , 72 min
    D: Nana A.T. Rebhan

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    The Hasenheide in Berlin-Neukölln is a large inner-city park the size of 50 football fields. It is ususally sensationalized by the German media as dealer mecca and a drug discount store. But for the local residents, it's is an important spot for leisure and sport. A place for everyone - whether ordinary joggers and run-of-the-mill dog owners, or for extremely unconventional odd birds and other dandies.

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Life Itself - realeyzPlus Biographies

  • World Revolution

    Austria
    D: Klaus Hundbichler

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    This documentary by Klaus Hundsbichler tells the story of Stefan Weber and his Austrian rock band “Drahdiwaberl” and their dream of worldwide revolution. As Weber put is: "Help the police and beat yourself up!”

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  • Tom meets Zizou

    Germany , 135 min
    D: Aljoscha Pause

    German, English

    An exciting documentary about Thomas Broich, a soccer hopeful from Germany. Zidane was a role model for footballer Broich, who was even celebrated as the new Schweinsteiger and Bavarian hope. However his life took a different career path.

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  • Lumia

    USA , 84 min
    D: M. Finkelstein, P. Vlachos

    English

    Thomas Wilfred almost made it. He was not the first nor the last to try to bottle light in an instrument and to play it like music.
    For two decades he hauled his steamer trunks of equipment around the country and transfixed people with his strange and beautiful projections. It was the golden age of invention.

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  • Schleyer. A German Story

    Germany , 90 min
    D: Lutz Hachmeister

    German

    Lutz Hachmeister's German documentary examines the career of Hans Martin Schleyer who was a member of SS and Nazi Party and became Employers Union President of West Germany, until his abduction and murder by the RAF (Red Army Faction).

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  • Vera Lossau - What I See

    Germany , 65 min
    D: Wolfgang Waldmann

    German

    A documentary about the Düsseldorf artist Vera Lossau. How does an artistic idea develop and how is it translated into a work of art? Wolfgang Waldmann accompanies the artist for a year and portrays her creative process in a video diary.

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Comedy

  • Heroes From the Neighbourhood

    Germany , 88 min
    D: Jovan Arsenic

    German (original version), German (Subtitled: EN)

    HEROES FROM THE NEIGHBOURHOOD is a fast-paced comedy from Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg with Christopher Buchholz ("Stauffenberg"), Finzi ("Kokowääh") and Vittoria Trauttmansdorff ("Hannah Arendt").

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  • The Conquest of the Centre

    Germany , 77 min
    D: Robert Bramkamp

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    Tumor! Terror! Therapy? Robert Bramkamp's humorous satire targets psychiatry and therapists and is “a parody-style attack on cinematic stupidity of all kinds.” (Herdis Papst)

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  • After Effect

    Germany, 75 min.

    After Effect

    Germany , 75 min
    D: Stephan Geene

    German

    A romantic comedy set in Berlin's arts and advertising milieu. Artist Rena Yazka (Sabine Timoteo) becomes romantically involved with an everyday Berlin slacker type/model (Aljoscha Weskott) during a corporate-funded art project.
    ACHTUNG BERLIN 2009

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  • Kalinovski Square

    Estonia , 57 min
    D: Yury Khashchavatski

    Russian (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    A docu-comedy about life in Belarus before and after the President elections.Director Khashchavatski, speaks out about resistance and persecution, displaying an overwhelming will for freedom.

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  • Shop of Dreams

    Estonia, 95 min.

    Shop of Dreams

    Estonia , 95 min
    D: Peeter Urbla

    Estonian (original version, Subtitled: EN)

    A comedy starring three women by Estonian director Peeter Urbla. When Alice returns home after a holiday, she discovers that the TV studio she works for has gone bankrupt. Now she and her friends are out of work. So Alice comes up with some new plans.

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  • Villemolle 81

    France, 90 min.

    Villemolle 81

    France , 90 min
    D: Vincent Paronnaud (Winshluss)

    French (original version, Subtitled: EN, ES)

    A parody of disaster and zombie movies by the mysterious Winshluss (aka Vincent Paronnaud, director of PERSEPOLIS). The story of dramatic events in small French town following a meteorite hit: everyone turns into zombies!

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  • Japan Japan

    Israel, USA, 65 min.

    Japan Japan

    Israel, USA , 65 min
    D: Lior Shamriz

    Hebrew (Subtitled: EN)

    Imri is a 19 year -old gay Israeli man who moves to exotic Tel Aviv. His ultimate dream is to move to the even more exotic Japan. In his first long-length film, Berlin-based director Lior Shamriz structures a fictional story n documentary form about the hero’s misconception of Japan, and ours of him.

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Realize the Difference: realeyz Documentaries

  • Unlike U - Trainwriting in Berlin

    Germany , 89 min
    D: Henrik Regel, Björn Birg

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN, ES)

    Extremely undercover, extremely criminal and extremely forbidden. Seven years in the making, filmmakers Henrik Regel and Björn Birg portray four generations of Berlin spray paint and graffiti artists who specialize in trams and underground trains.

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  • Imagining Emanuel

    Norway , 51 min
    D: Thomas A. Østbye

    Norwegian (Subtitled: EN)

    Who are we without ID? Refugee claimant Emanuel can’t convince anyone of who he is. He arrived in Norway as a stowaway in 2003 and says he's Liberian. Norwegian authorities believe he's Ghanian and sent him “back”. The Ghanaians returned him to Norway.

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  • Goodnight Nobody

    Switzerland , 76 min
    D: Jacqueline Zünd

    Various languages (original version, Subtitled: EN, DE)

    Lin Yao in China, Mila in America, Fedir in Ukrainia and Jérémie in Burkina Faso share the same handicap: they can't sleep! A documentary about insomnia, killing time and the most beautiful of all film settings: the night.

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  • Hans in Luck

    Germany , 62 min
    D: Claudia Lehmann

    German (original version, Subtitled: EN, FR)

    A portrait of Hans Narva musician, individualist, nostalgic capitalism objector and a dyed in the wool East Berliner. His band, Herbst in Peking (Beijing Autumn), wrote the song "We live in the Bakschischrepublik" , the pop anthem around the fall of the iron curtain in 1989.

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  • Mensch 2.0 - Evolution In Our Hands

    Germany, Switzerland , 107 min
    D: Alexander Kluge, Basil Gelpke

    German

    What does it mean to be human in an age of artificial intelligence and lifelike robots? This documentary feature by Alexander Kluge and Basil Gelpke investigates the complex interplay between man and machine and asks what direction our evolution will take.

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