WHERE MAN RETURNS (Norwegen 2019, Egil Håskjold Larsen, DOK.international). 75 year-old Steinar lives with his dog, Tussi, on the Norwegian Russian border. It is a solitary life in harmony with nature. A meditative film in breathtakingly beautiful black and white images.
WHITE MAMA (Russland 2018, Zosya Rodkevich, Evgeniya Ostanina, DOK.guest). On the outskirts of Moscow, a mother lives with her six children and her new husband. They decide to adopt a seventh child, a boy with mental health problems and the harmony in the family comes under threat.
WOODSTOCK (USA, Deutschland 2019, Barak Goodman, DOK.panorama). Woodstock was the pinnacle of the hippie era. Half a million people danced to the bands of the moment in peace and in the pouring rain. WOODSTOCK tells its story through archive material and the many voices of those who worked for the festival back then and catapults us through space and time right into the heart of summer 1969.
YOU ARE MY FRIEND – JIJ BENT MIJN VRIEND (Niederlande 2018, Petra Lataster-Czisch, Peter Lataster, DOK.panorama). Branche and Ayham make friends in a class for new arrivals. But, when Ayham suddenly leaves, young Branche is devastated. Will he find another friend? One day Branche also has to go: now he can attend a normal primary school class.