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    Acid Forest

    • Rugile Barzdziukaite
    • 2018
    • 63 min

    Can you imagine a tourist attraction where people come to see a dead forest? Where they are not only observers, but also the ones being observed and heard by the black birds?

    Aleppo: The Silence of the War

    • Amir Osanlou
    • 2018
    • 30 min
    • IDFA Competition for Short Documentary

    Powerful images of devastation in the Syrian city of Aleppo. The sounds of war have fallen quiet, and all that remains is a terrifying silence.

    Allah in Europe

    • Jan Leyers
    • 2017
    • 42

    What is the future of Islam in Europe? How hopeful can we be on an European, enlightened version of Islam? Will it be possible to overcome the Europeans’ distrust of Islam?

    Almost Fashionable: A Film About Travis

    • Fran Healy
    • 2018
    • 60 min

    A music critic is invited by one of his least favorite bands to cover their tour in Mexico.

    Also Life Is An Art - The Case Max Emden

    • Eva Gerberding
    • 2018
    • 90 min

    The story of Jewish businessman Max Emden (KaDeWe) whose grandson is still trying to get the art back that was stolen by the Nazis.


    • Nahid Shaikh, Filip Lenaerts
    • 2018
    • 50

    Amazons is a documentary series concerning women who chose for armed fight to defend their cause.


    • Erick Stoll, Chase Whiteside
    • 2018
    • 76 min
    • Best of Fests

    With their father in prison, three Mexican brothers care for their elderly grandmother, who is suffering from dementia.

    O amor é único

    • Marina Meijer
    • 2018
    • 50 min
    • IDFA Competition for Dutch Documentary

    She may be elderly, but the Brazilian widow Dona Alva (aka The Macho Woman) isn’t immune to the universal quest to find love.

    And there was Israel

    • Romed Wyder
    • 2018
    • 52 min

    The film returns to the origins of the creation of the State of Israel and looks at the history of Zionism (1896-1948) under the very specific angle of the responsibility of the Western World.

    Anders, Me and His 23 Other Women

    • Nahid Persson
    • 2018
    • 90 min

    Nahid, single and unhappy with dating sites finally meets the man of her dreams. He’s handsome, fun loving, affectionate, perfect. But something isn’t right and Nahid turns sleuth.