Films made by Expats from all over the globe
Menu On The Silk Road
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.
Midori In Hawaii
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.
Sixty Spanish Cigarettes
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.
Ben & Ara
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.