BEST DOKS: Documentary Film Award of Goethe-Institut
Competition Shortlists, Award Winners and Audience Highlights
LIEBE, D-MARK UND TOD
When the Turkish guest workers arrived in Germany, a diverse music culture developed, completely unnoticed outside of the Turkish community, with its own stars, record labels and hit songs that reflected the difficult arrival in Germany. A dense and meticulously researched film essay. A revelation. Ysabel Fantou
English/Original Title: LOVE, DEUTSCHMARK AND DEATH. Writer: Cem Kaya, Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay, Ufuk Cam. Camera: Cem Kaya. Editing: Cem Kaya. Production: Film Five, filmfaust. Producer: Florian Schewe, Stefan Kauertz, Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay, Claus Reichel. Length: 96 min. Distribution: Rapid Eye Movies. Sender: WDR/ARTE, rbb.