Since 2014 DOK Neuland is an essential part of DOK Leipzig. This year the Virtual Reality projects are shown under the titel: “No Chaos No Change”. We did the virtual experience for you:
Leaving home and family behind, Fati takes the difficult and dangerous journey to Europe to give herself and her children a better future. When she arrived in Italy, however, a lot was different from what she expected – a lack of prospects, racism and concern for her children finally drove […]
The Chinese director came up with the idea for her film when she couldn’t pay in cash at the register, but only with her cell phone. Later, Tan Hang took a closer look at her 100 yuan banknote.
“What is the point of the film?” asks a passer-by. “I don’t know myself,” answers Pawel – though the question is not wrongly asked as at the beginning of the film “Balcony Movie” one wonders what do these people have in common.
Together with its protagonist Aliona Gloukhova, the film “Our Quiet Place” explores the limits of memory and the possibilities of reconnecting with past. DOK Spotter Cassia has watched it for us.
Every year the DOK Spotters start the festival week with an interview with the director. This year Christoph Terhechte told us what is special about his second year at the festival, what he does during the week and which films we cannot miss at the 64th edition of DOK Leipzig.