The films in the DOK.panorama section portray the diversity of current documentary story-telling. 22 out of 31 are premiers. Discoveries that have not been seen on German screens.
What do jury members actually do? 60 candidates who have been called up by random selection to the appeal court ask themselves this. During the waiting period they discuss the potential of hearing a serious crime, family relationships, TV programmes and the question overlying everything else: “why me?”
English/Original Title: THE CALL. Writer: Enrico Maisto, Valentina Cicogna. Camera: Jacopo Loiodice. Sound: Simone Paolo Olivero. Editing: Veronica Scotti, Valentina Cicogna. Production: START. Producer: Riccardo Annoni. Length: 57 min. International Sales: Slingshot Films