filmmaking

I AM NOT FROM HERE. Director: Maite Alberdi

Documentary: Chronology and remembrance How do you portray the world of a person suffering from forgetfulness?

TOMORROW. Directors: Cyril Dion and Mélanie Laurent

There is no excuse to wait till tomorrow. The documentary Tomorrow presents constructive solutions to the world’s environmental issues.

Lo And Behold

Werner Herzog explores and challenges the net – as the dreamy documentarist he continues to be.

The Day The Sun Fell

The Day the Sun Fell describes the consequences of the nuclear bomb in Japan, as told through the film maker’s own family history. A national trauma which remains connected with stigmatising and lack of knowledge in the Land of the Rising Sun.

The Family. A Film About Ramzan Kadyrov

A revealing documentary about Kadyrov’s Chechnya, or a propaganda film in favour of Putin’s Russia? The latter, says our reviewer.

Human

With its excessive simplicity, the cinema documentary and multimedia project Human is able to bring us a little closer together.

Concerning Violence

Concerning violence is one of the best films I have even seen on repression and rebellion.

When Elephants Fight

Modern Times Documentary: Some 5.4 million dead. Hundreds of thousands of women raped, and millions forced out of their homes. These are just some of the consequences of the Congolese mineral conflict in the last ten or twenty years.

A Grin Without A Cat

The exhibition A Grin without a Cat currently displayed at Kunstnernes Hus in Oslo bears a reflected, historical witness to the revolutionary movements of the 1960s and '70s, through the camera lens of French film maker Chris Marker.

CRAIG BALDWIN: Prank doc maker, activist and media archeologist

Craig Baldwin is not dead yet. The high priest of found-footage free association has made a three-decade career of imploding the very notion of the documentary form. Thomas Logoreci gets the California-born iconoclast to reveal the imaginative method behind his chaotic collage creations.