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Woman

SOCIETY: Woman is the sequel to Yann Arthus-Bertrand's panoramic portrait of humanity, this time focusing on the female part of the world's population. [Director Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Anastasia Mikova]
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Farce

SOCIETY: A grotesque, unrestrained and entertaining satire on our modern-day decadence and gluttony. [Director Robin Jensen]
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All Inclusive

CONSUMPTION: A humorous and poignant commentary on the mass consumption of our time. [Director Corina Schwingruber Ilić]
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Silent cries and a money-driven welfare system

CAPITALISM: Midnight Family and Overseas show two very different kinds of underprivileged workers within a backdrop of our times’ ruthless capitalism.
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Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

BIOGRAPHY: Nick Broomfield’s doc about the artist Leonard Cohen and his muse and girlfriend Marianne Ihlen, is a touching story of an extraordinary relationship. [Director Nick Broomfield]

The Artist & The Pervert

The Artist & The Pervert is a somewhat atypical portrait of an artist that tells less about composer Georg Friedrich Haas’ microtonal music then it does about his BDSM-based relationship with his wife. [Director Beatrice Behn, René Gebhardt]

Sugar Coated / Sugar Blues

Should sugar be regarded as a toxin equal to that of tobacco? Two documentaries focus on the sweet drug's damaging effects and on the sugar industry's attempt to trivialise them. [Director Michèle Hozer, Andrea Culková]

Matangi/Maya/M.I.A.

«Why are you a problematic pop star? » director Stephen Loveridge asks M.I.A. in his documentary. The answers provided by the film point towards more than an uncompromising and sometimes challenging personality. [Director Stephen Loveridge]

Of Fathers and Sons

Talal Derki's new feature documentary gives a rare insight into how the sons of the al-Nusra warriors in the Idlib Governorate of Syria are being raised to become the next generation of jihadists. [Director Talal Derki]

Aleppo’s Fall

Aleppo’s Fall documents the conflict in Syria from the ground, and gets dangerously close to the dramatic events as the country’s capitol is about to fall. [Director Nizam Najar]
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