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.
QIANG'S JOURNEY (China 2019, Tunzi Gao, DOK.international). After the earthquake in Wenchuan: in search of the old gods in a new home.
THE LETTER (Kenya 2019, Maia Lekow, Christopher King, DOK.horizonte). Witchcraft in Kenya. From superstition to generational conflict and economic necessity.
I, PASTAFARI: A FLYING SPAGHETTI MONSTER STORY (Austria, Netherlands, United States 2019, Michael Arthur, DOK.panorama). A pasta-based deity puts the status of religion on trial – terrifically funny and yet deadly serious.
THE SEA BETWEEN US (Canada 2019, Marlene Edoyan, DOK.panorama). Lebanon’s internal conflict: Beirut 25 years after the war.
THE WHALE FROM LORINO – WIELORYB Z LORINO (Poland 2019, Maciej Cuske, DOK.panorama). In the Russian arctic the Chukchi make a living from whaling to secure their survival in the tough Siberian winter.
HOPE FROZEN (Thailand 2019, Pailin Wedel, Best of Fests). Buddhism or high-tech science: is there life after death?
KOSHER BEACH (Israel, United States 2019, Karin Kainer, Best of Fests). A discerning look at orthodox life – as colourful and lively as a day at the beach.