Films made by Expats from all over the globe
Mustafa Kia | Italy | Italian and Persian | 54 minutes
Sat, September 10 | 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Deutsche Schule Auditorium
Sat, September 10 | 5:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. | Deutsche Schule C2
This documentary investigates and presents a philosophy of the potential integration holds. The result is a great example of teamwork carried out by cultural mediators, anthropologists, scholars and lovers of the Middle East, looking at cultural integration beyond the common but narrowing Eurocentric lens.
John Hill | USA | Japanese and English | 76 minutes
Sat, September 10 | 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Deutsche Schule C3
Sun, September 11 | 12 p.m. – 1:29 p.m. | Deutsche Schule Auditorium
Midori is a struggling wedding photographer in Kona, Hawaii. Her small world in thrown off balance when Seiko, her judgmental sister comes to visit from Japan.
Mark John Ostrowski | Spain | Spanish | 60 mins
Sat, September 10 | 2 p.m. – 3:16 p.m. | Deutsche Schule C3
Sun, September 11 | 3:45 p.m. – 5:01 p.m. | Deutsche Schule Auditorium
A minimalist metaphor for Spain’s bleak socioeconomic landscape in which young people see emigration as their only way out.
Nnegest Likke | USA| English | 86 minutes | Nudity and sexual situations
Sat, September 10 | 3:45 p.m. – 5:11 p.m. | Deutsche Schule C2
Sun, September 11 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:26 p.m. | Deutsche Schule C2
Ben, a passionately agnostic PhD student, falls behind in his dissertation and is surprised to find a muse in Ara, a devout Muslim. Ben and Ara soon fall in love but grapple with differences in their core beliefs and lifestyle choices.