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.
IMMORTAL – SUREMATU (Estonia, Latvia 2019, Ksenia Okhapkina). Just another quick selfie with the bust of Putin: how children are raised to be young patriots.
KOSHER BEACH (Israel, United States 2019, Karin Kainer). A discerning look at orthodox life – as colourful and lively as a day at the beach.
LOVE CHILD (Denmark 2019, Eva Mulvad). A dead end or a new start – where does love lead to when you’re on the run?
MAIDEN (United Kingdom 2018, Alex Holmes). 12 courageous women and the most dangerous sailing regatta in the world = a victory for equal rights.
MIDNIGHT FAMILY (Mexico, United States 2019, Luke Lorentzen). Bribes, emergency hospitalisations and the race to the next accident: ambulance rides through Mexico City.
NÎPAWISTAMÂSOWIN: WE WILL STAND UP (Canada 2019, Tasha Hubbard). Crime and Punishment: After the murder of an indigenous young man his family fights for justice.
SCHEME BIRDS (Scotland, Sweden 2019, Ellen Fiske, Ellinor Hallin). Can you break with social patterns? Young Gemma shows us that you can.
SHALOM ALLAH (Switzerland 2019, David Vogel). "I testify that there is no God but Allah and Mohammad is his prophet." In Switzerland, hundreds convert to Islam every year.
SIDIK AND THE PANTHER – SIDIK EN DE PANTER (Netherlands 2019, Reber Dosky). A wise man, a mythical leopard and a breathtaking landscape.
SPACE DOGS (Austria, Germany 2019, Levin Peter, Elsa Kremser). Moscow’s stray dogs and their conquest of space. A fascinating work of art.
THE EARTH IS BLUE AS AN ORANGE – ZEMLIA BLAKYTNA NIBY APEL'SYN (Lithuania, Ukraine 2020, Iryna Tsilyk). Cinema as therapy: a mother and her four children film themselves in defiance of the war in Ukraine.
THE VALLEY (France, Italy 2019, Nuno Escudeiro). How important is it to make a stand in your community – and what are the limits to this? French villagers campaign for the rights of refugees.
DOK.special National Geographic
THE CAVE (Denmark, Germany, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, United States 2019, Feras Fayyad). An underground clinic as the last bastion of hope.
DOK.special Servus TV
VIRGINIA (Austria 2020, Sascha Köllnreitner). A documentary portrait that resembles a mafia thriller - Cosa Nostra with an alpenglow.