Focus: Exploring the World

Foreign cultures and and distant lands fascinate and inspire us. Join us on a cinematic journey across the globe and discover a variety of world views and experience different geographical perspectives from all walks of life.

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In the Crosswind

Martti Helde 2014 83 Min
An emotional and tragic movie about mass deportation to Siberia …

Imagine

Andrzej Jakimowski 2012 101 Min
Set in Lisbon, Portugal at an institute for the blind …

In the Fog

Sergei Loznitsa 2012 127 Min
Western frontiers of the USSR, 1942. The region is under …

In the Basement

Ulrich Seidl 2014 82 Min
People and their cellars are a very unique duo. The …

Ida

Pawel Pawlikowski 2013 80 Min
Poland, 1962. Anna, an orphan brought up by nuns in …

I Want to Run

Achim Michael Hasenberg 2011 89 Min
In 2009 started the hardest and longest footrace in the …

Hotel

Jessica Hausner 2004 83 Min
When Irene takes a position at a hotel deep in …

Hockney

Randall Wright 2014 112 Min
Born in 1937, David Hockney has spent his life working …

Lamb

Yared Zeleke 2015 90 Min
When Ephraim, an Ethiopian boy, is sent from his homeland …

In Order of Disappearance

Hans Petter Moland 2014 112 Min
Nils ploughs snow in the wild winter mountains of Norway, …

Duran Duran: Unstaged

David Lynch 2011 121 Min
Duran Duran Unstaged is a multimedia event that takes the …

The German Friend

Jeanine Meerapfel 2012 99 Min
Argentina, in the middle fifties. Sulamit is the daughter of …

Far From Men

David Oelhoffen 2014 97 Min
Algeria, 1954. Two very different men thrown together by a …

Bethlehem

Yuval Adler 2013 96 Min
Tells the story of the complex relationship between an Israeli …

Arteholic

Hermann Vaske 2014 82 Min
As Udo Kier guides us through Europe's galleries, he comes …

The Farewell Party

Sharon Maymon, Tal Granit 2014 89 Min
A compassionate dark comedy about friendship and knowing when to …

Somebody Else

Laurent King 2016 15 Min
A car valet pretends to be a golden boy to …

Wider Horizons

Falk Schuster 2015 29 Min
Its the summer of 1987 and a young family from …

Pastrami

Richard Böhringer 2015 7 Min
Hearing the rocket sirens, an Israeli family stops their car …

Coach

Ben Adler 2014 14 Min
A divorced father, takes his 14 years-old son to France …

Iceberg

Maya Rudolph 2013 14 Min
Nova, a twenty-two year old drummer in a Beijing rock …

Montauk

Vinz Feller 2013 16 Min
Elisabeth’s husband took his own life. His wish was to …

Rams

Grímur Hákonarson 2015 93 Min
In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live …

Still Walking

Hirokazu Kore-eda 2008 115 Min
Twelve years after their beloved eldest son, Junpei, drowned while …

The Pearl Button

Patricio Guzmán 2015 82 Min
The ocean contains the history of all humanity. The sea …
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