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.


Algerien 2017 – Director: Bahïa Bencheikh-El-Fegoun – Original language: French, Arabic – Subtitles: English

A rich land economically and culturally, Algeria fluctuates today between despair and the hope of a new beginning. Then there is a series of suicides at the heart of society. The coast and the sea. Images flow into and over each other poetically like a Fata Morgana.

English/Original Title: CHADHAYA EL AHLAM. Writer: Bahïa Bencheikh-El-Fegoun. Camera: Nacer Medjkane. Sound: Moncef Taleb. Editing: Caroline Detournay. Music: Erik Truffaz Quartet. Production: Allers-Retours Films. Producer: Bahïa Bencheikh-El-Fegoun. Length: 75 min. International Sales: Narimane Mari Distribution: Narimane Mari

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