Mexico 2022 – Director: Andrés Kaiser – Original language: German, Spanish – Subtitles: English, German

Found footage forms the basis of an audiovisual family history. The director Andrés Kaiser combines hundreds of amateur films and photographs from the treasure trove of images belonging to his migrant grandparents with an independent soundtrack of narrative voices and sounds. A cinematic firework of analogies! Maren Willkomm

We present the world premiere of the film.


English/Original Title: TIME THEOREM. Writer: Andrés Kaiser. Camera: Anita Schlittler, Arnoldo Kaiser. Sound: Matías Barberis. Editing: Lorenzo Mora Salazar. Music: Alejandro Castaños. Production: Cine Feral. Producer: Nicole Maynard Pinto. Length: 90 min. International Sales: FiGa Films.

No youth rating


Andrés Kaiser

The director completed a fellowship program at the Tribeca Film Institute in 2014 and participated in the “Young Creators Program 2015” of the National Fund for Culture and the Arts FONCA, Mexico. His feature film debut, FERAL, won the 2018 FIPRESCI Award and the Competition at the Los Cabos International Film Festival, Mexico. He has worked with various producers and filmmakers as a screenwriter and editor in Mexico and abroad.


FERAL, MX 2018, 101 min.
FRANK EL INDOMABLE, MX 2016, 16 min.



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DOK.panorama 2022
  • Sunday
    Atelier 1
    Original with English subtitles, Q&A with Andrés Kaiser (director)
  • Tuesday
    Original with English subtitles, Q&A with Andrés Kaiser (director)