The film makers whose works have been collected in DOK.horizonte talk about countries undergoing transitions, about politics and about personal fates. They have not rarely been confronted with difficult production conditions and besides took financial and other risks. For us, their audience.


Norwegen, Ägypten, Libanon, Deutschland, Frankreich, Dänemark, Qatar 2017 – Director: Mohamed Siam – Original language: Arabic – Subtitles: English

Coming of age in Egypt. Amal is 14 years old when the revolution is at its peak. Determinedly, she fights and is dragged brutally across Tahrir Square. This long-term observation shows what it means to stand one’s ground in a world dominated by men.

Production: Abbout productions. Producer: Mohamed Siam. Length: 83 min.

  • Saturday
  • 21:30
  • Carl-Amery-Saal, Gasteig