D.: Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts, C.: Waad Al-Kateab, Hamza Al-Khateab, Sama Al-Khateab
UK / Syria / USA 2019, 100 Min.
The film is a love letter from the young mother Waad al-Kateab to her daughter Sama. Over a period of five years, she tells of her life in rebellious Aleppo, where she falls in love, marries and gives birth to her child, while around her the devastating civil war causes ever greater destruction.
presented by Human Rights Filmfestival Berlin
UK 2019, 100 Min.
Another Screening Fr 14th 9.30 pm at at SPUTNIK CINEMA in Kreuzberg.
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D.: John Waters, C.: Devine, John Waters, Riki Lake, Sonny Bono u.va,
USA 1988, 95 Min.
The choice is made. Harrscharf in the truest sense of the word has won the camp classic and John Waters commercially most successful film HAIRSPRAY before the music and break dance - hip hop classic BEAT STREET!
We simply show Beat Street at the end of the season anyway! But for today there is the comedy performance musical about teenager dreams in the 60ties HAIRSPRAY !
D.: Haifaa Al-Mansour, C.: Mila Al Zahrani, Dae Al Hilali, Nora Al Awad
SAU / GER 2020, 108 Min.
A determined young Saudi doctor´s surprise run for office in the local city elections sweeps up her family and community as they struggle to accept their town´s first female candidate.
Filmmakers can bring their short films and present them to the audience! And once a year Open Screening celebrates an outdoor-special at Freiluftkino Insel im Cassiopeia – plus: for the very first time it will include an award ceremony for the "Open Screening Film of the Year", supported by 25p cine support Berlin! Filmmakers can still qualify for a nomination by presenting their short film at the July edition of the Open Screening at Sputnik Kino.
D.: Quentin Tarantino, C.: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie
USA / UK / CN 2019, 160 Min.
A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the final years of Hollywood´s Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.
D.: Walter Ruttmann, C.: Bernard Etté
DE 1927, 65 Min.
In 1927, the Berlin public and critics were celebrating the documentary «Berlin - A Symphony of a Big City» by Walter Ruttmann, showing one day in Berlin at the end of the 20ies. The pictures, perspectives and cuts of the movie are put together in an amazingly condensed manner, reflecting the pulsing of the city at that time.
D.: Burhan Qurbani, C.: Albrecht Schuch, Jella Haase, Joachim Król
DE / NED / FR / CA 2020, 183 Min.
With luck Francis survives a shipwreck in the Mediterranean, but his girlfriend Ida drowns. Traumatised, the young man from Guinea-Bissau finally ends up stranded in Berlin. Without papers, his prospects in Germany are poor. Francis wants to lead an honest, but also a dignified life.
D.: Klaus Maeck, Heiko Lange u.a., C.: Mark Reeder, Gudrun Gut, Blixa Bargeld, Die Ärzte, Nick Cave u.a.
D 2015, 95 Min.
Documentary about the wild music scene in West Berlin between 1979 and 1989.
Language: german, no subtitles. : presented by Berliner Filmfestivals
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D.: Ridley Scott, C.: Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, John Hurt
UK / US 1979, 113 Min.
After a space merchant vessel receives an unknown transmission as a distress call, one of the crew is attacked by a mysterious life form and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.
D.: Ladj Ly, C.: Damien Bonnard, Alexis Manenti, Djebril Zonga
FR 2020, 103 Min.
A cop from the provinces moves to Paris to join the Anti-Crime Brigade of Montfermeil, discovering an underworld where the tensions between the different groups mark the rhythm.
The biggest festival of Polish cinema abroad, since 2006 with over 2000 film screenings in many cinemas in Berlin, with a short film programme for the festival finale.
All films will be shown with English subtitles. The subsequent discussions will be held in English.