SHORT EXPORT

84 min .

Fri, 5 nov 17h Estação Net Botafogo 1

THE CHIMNEY SWIFT

DIR: Frédéric Schuld . 5 min . Germany . 2020

19th-century Europe: A child climbs up a chimney while a bird glides down into it to build a nest. An encounter with no way back.

THE ONE WHO CROSSED THE SEA

DIR: Jonas Riemer . 11 min . Germany, Austria . 2020

A refugee from the GDR crosses the Baltic Sea in a folding boat. Years later, he finds a new home in a burgeoning nationalist movement.

INNDEPENDENCE

DIR: Michael Schwarz . 17 min . Germany . 2020

Corona lockdown 2020. All hotels, guest houses and youth hostels are closed – except one business hotel, which is housing 29 homeless people. However, their stay is only temporary...

MASEL TOV COCKTAIL

DIR: Arkadij Khaet, Mickey Paatzsch . 30 min . Germany . 2020

Ingredients: 1 Jew, 12 Germans, 50 ml culture of remembrance, 30 ml stereotypes, 2 tsp of patriotism, 1 tsp of Israel, 1 falafel, 5 Stolpersteine, a dash of antisemitism, 100% kosher!

SEAHORSE

DIR: Nele Dehnenkamp . 16 min . Germany . 2020

Amid the prosaicness of a swimming course, a young Yezidi woman wrestles quietly with her terrifying memories of the Mediterranean Sea.

POSTPARTUM

DIR: Henriette Rietz . 5 min . Germany . 2020

POSTPARTUM describes the chaotic phase the protagonist enters when she becomes a mother for the first time. Pumped full of hormones and lacking sleep, this intense time has burned itself deep into her heart.