Films in ‘hubert bals fund’
Stardust-Stricken, Portrait of Mohsen MakhmalbafHoushang Golmakani IFFR 1996
The energetic and idiosyncratic film-maker Mohsen Makhmalbaf is followed by his portrayer on a journey through his recalcitrant oeuvre.
MatangaDavid-Pierre Fila IFFR 1996
Intimate African film tells the story of Gustave, a Congolese kid who tries to fathom the mysterious truth about his dead cousin Sidonie.
Guimba - un tyran, une époqueCheick Oumar Sissoko IFFR 1996
Timeless story of the fall of the tyrant Guimba, who has made life impossible for his family, after which rebellion is inevitable.
On the BeatNing Ying IFFR 1996
Black comedy about the everyday conflict between tradition and progress in a Peking police station. An influx of semi-criminal newcomers from the countryside makes life difficult for the police officers. It´s not easy trying to track someone down in these anonymous tower blocks.