About the exceptional relationship between filmmakers and artists and their subjects, particularly humans. How close can you, are you allowed to, should you, do you want to get to someone when looking for the essence? And what happens when you think you have reached it?
Films screened in this combined programme
Bad Mama, Who CaresBrigid McCaffrey IFFR 2017 12′
Exceptional portrait of a geologist and her home, somewhere near a remote railway line in the middle of nowhere, among geological faults and the desert winds.
Welcome to David Wojnarowicz WeekSteve Reinke IFFR 2017 14′
Steve Reinke proposes a new holiday with the motto MORE RAGE LESS DISGUST: David Wojnarowicz Week and takes us through his seven days of celebration.
Ayhan and Mebelit sağ IFFR 2017 14′
Ayhan and Me explicitly discusses its own production and censorship in Turkey, and incisively examines the power of images and freedom of speech.
DAT LIKWID LANDIFFR 2017 29′
Wandering through New Orleans and its cemeteries, a notebook is found. The search for its origins leads into the far corners of the city and the surrounding swamps.