Home Sweet Home

From homecomings to homelands, homemaking and homesickness, the theme of home runs deep throughout this selection of films - begging the question of what the home is; a physical space or something much deeper?

Films in this category

Waiting for Barcelona

Juho-Pekka Tanskanen 2018 85 Min
Barcelona’s labyrinthine streets are the epitome of romantic city life …

The Nikaido’s Fall

Ida Panahandeh 2018 106 Min
After losing his son, Tatsuya is anguished by the danger …

Mother’s Mask

Christoph Schlingensief 1988 85 Min
Upon returning home, Willy von Mühlenbeck must realize that his …

Gora

Stefan Malešević 2017 78 Min
In the remote mountain villages of Gora, in the harsh …

Easy Lessons

Dorottya Zurbó 2018 78 Min
Kafia is 17 years old. Two years ago, she fled …

Giants and the Morning After

Malla Grapengiesser, Per Bifrost, Alexander Rynéus 2018 86 Min
At the beginning of time, giants created the mountains and …

Show Me Lisbon

Ricardo Freitas 2016 51 Min
The best way to discover a city is through its …

Alone

Otakar Faifr 2017 63 Min
Luba Skořepová has spent the past several years in solitude, …

Patision Avenue

Thanasis Neofotistos 2018 12 Min
Yanni’s mum is running late to an audition as a …

Feral

Jiří Holba 2018 72 Min
Charlie Soukup is a Czech underground songwriter and Charter 77 …

Winter Sleep

Nuri Bilge Ceylan 2014 196 Min
Aydin, a former actor, runs a small hotel in central …

Metamorphosen

Sebastian Mez 2012 84 Min
Settled somewhere in nowhere in the south ural region in …

Am Fenster

Tim Ellrich, Leonhard Kaufmann 2015 10 Min
In order to reconnect his TV satellite, Helmut decides to …

Couchmovie

Isabel Braak 2013 55 Min
In four episodes, the film portrays the encounters between “couch …

Backpack

Thorsten Wenning 2014 81 Min
In the thirst for adventure young teacher Daniel heads off …

It's us

Nick Reding 2013 92 Min
Ni Sisi portrays a typical Kenyan community: a harmonious muddle …

Karen cries on the bus

Gabriel Rojas Vera 2011 98 Min
The most courageous act is to make your own destiny …

Crab Trap

Oscar Ruíz Navia 2009 95 Min
Set in the Afro-Colombian community of La Barra on Colombia’s …

Beauty

Daniela Seggiaro 2012 83 Min
„Lavenla awoley ta isla, manejla halawoley, tapta yhej ihisetlhalá.“ Your …

Hilda

Andrés Clariond Rangel 2014 88 Min
Susana Le Marchand, 63, a lonely housewife ignored by her …

COMING OF AGE

Teboho Edkins 2016 61 Min
Coming Of Age is a film that follows teenagers over …

Arlette. Courage is a Muscle.

Florian Hoffmann 2015 52 Min
A journey from Africa to Berlin turns into an unexpected …

Show Me Rio

Rita Sousa Tavares, José Maria Cyrne 2013 41 Min
The best way to discover a city is through its …

Brand Irish

Sara Gibbings 2016 162 Min
Why is it that St Patrick’s Day is the only …

Hackney Lullabies

Kyoko Miyake 2011 11 Min
Every night under Hackney skies, mothers from faraway lands create …
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