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121 Films from 42 countries at the 35th International Documentary Film Festival Munich
The films of the 35th DOK.fest Munich are unfortunately no longer available. We look forward to seeing you at the 36th DOK.fest Munich, from 05 to 16 May 2021!
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 (Kenia 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 (USA 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 (Kanada 2019, Marlene Edoyan, DOK.panorama). Lebanon’s internal conflict: Beirut 25 years after the war.
THE WHALE FROM LORINO – WIELORYB Z LORINO (Polen 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, USA 2019, Karin Kainer, BEST OF FESTS). A discerning look at orthodox life – as colourful and lively as a day at the beach.