Tag: family

Rising pressure in the family
(The family)

Rok Bicek’s documentary explores the rising expectations of the family under the pressures of liberal capitalism.

Looking for love and answers in the Amazon
(Amazona)

Pregnant and facing the prospect of impending motherhood, director Claire Weiskopf decides to dive into the past. She wants to understand and heal the wounds caused by her relationship to her absent mother, Val.

Letter to an unhappy painting
(Reflections)

The daughter Sara Broos decided to make a documentary to get closer to her mum, the renowned Swedish painter, Karin Broos.

Devoted depiction of impoverished salt workers
(My Name Is Salt)

The Indian salt production is one of the worlds largest. Farida Pacha introduces us to a family who live and work with honour – but also poverty – extant.

Inaccurate about Scandinavian loneliness
(The Swedish Theory Of Love)

Do our individualistic lifestyles really make us happy?

Remember how to forget
(First Cousin Once Removed)

A film about identity, memory, trauma, poetry, music, family, and death – a dive into Honig’s past

Welcome to Spain
(Familia)

Familia offers a rare intimacy with the underclass realities of globalization.

Chronicle of a Kidnap

Karnit Goldwasser is the young wife of Ehud Goldwasser, one of two Israeli soldiers kidnapped by Hezbollah in 2006, an action that launched the second Lebanon war. Through interviews and vérité footage shot over roughly 18 months, Nirit Kedar crafts a complex story about one woman’s dogged determination to find out whether her husband is alive. She interviews Karnit, family members and friends, a media strategist, a former secret service man, military experts and many others.
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