THE FILM PROGRAMME OF DOK.fest MÜNCHEN @HOME
DOK.fest München 2021 @home came to a close on 23 May. 131 films from 43 countries were shown.
Here you can find an overview of all the films. The programme booklet can be viewed here.
DAYS OF CANNIBALISM – LE TEMPS DU CANNIBALISME (France, Netherlands, South Africa 2020, Teboho Edkins, DOK.horizonte). The influence of Chinese settlers on Lesotho’s society. A gritty ethnological western.
THE LETTER (Kenya 2019, Maia Lekow, Christopher King, DOK.horizonte). Witchcraft in Kenya. From superstition to generational conflict and economic necessity.
RUN LIKE A GIRL (Denmark 2019, Katrine W. Kjær, DOK.panorama). Visiline Jepkesho is one of the world's best marathon runners – and the sole earner in an extended family
TRAVERSER – AFTER THE CROSSING (Belgium, Burkina Faso, France 2020, Joël Richmond Mathieu Akafou, DOK.panorama). Is there a paradise beyond the Mediterranean Sea? A young man in search of a better future
WE INTEND TO CAUSE HAVOC – WE INTEND TO CAUSE HAVOC (Czech Republic, Italy 2019, Gio Arlotta, DOK.music). From rock star to miner and back: Zambian singer Jagari Chanda takes Europe by storm.
143 RUE DU DÉSERT – 143 SAHARA STREET (Algeria, France 2019, Hassen Ferhani, Best of Fests). The desert is alive: a kiosk in the Sahara becomes a rest stop for modern nomads.