Control

Control of Society – Surveillance, Bureaucracy, Finance, AI, Disciplinary systems, Capitalism, Big data, Technology

The death of (representative) politics

Two Italian women look back at a decade of representative politics fighting for women’s rights in the (post) Berlusconi era. Amused, dispirited, annoyed, and anguished they assess how much – or how little – they managed to change.

Invisible cities

Filmmaker Guy-Marc Hinant attempts to reclaim the good name of his hometown by uncovering lost stories long hidden within the slag heaps of the city’s memory.

Down the fake news rabbit hole

A new documentary examines the Trump campaign and the breadth of the influence of «fake news» exclusively through the eyes of Russian media sources.

An extremist self-portrait

How do you opt out of a community that expects life-long allegiance and responds to dissenters with brutal retributions? In Exit, Karen Winther depicts the hazardous struggle for liberation.

A changing Chinese society

Up the Mountain is a portrait how the shedding of the old is making way for the new in today‘s China.

Cinematic portrait painting of today’s China

Award-winning film director Wang Xiaoshuai returns to his home country, capturing an eclectic portrait of modern China.

How time and lies make true stories disappear

In Beirut, one man creates a puzzle of the city’s past in order to tell some painful stories left untold but not forgotten.

How the European community became a criminal coalition

Eldorado is a testament to the increased brutalisation of our human perception over the last decade.

What was lost in the battle of Mosul

The hard times in Mosul are not over. The city that lived three years under Isis is now faced with a destructed infrastructure – on both a physical and social level.

Another day in the death of America

Another Day in the Death of America draws a grim picture of today's America and is by far one of the most influential books on arms and shootings in the US.
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