Tuesday, 14 December 2021

19:00-21:00 

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Location: BABYLON

Rosa-Luxemburg-Straße 30

10178 Berlin

Germany

This screening session features 4 films.

All films are english spoken and/or english subtitled.​

Free entry. Tickets will become available in November 2021.

AMERICAN EXPRESS (GERMANY)

BY HÄLY HEINECKER

Following the filmmaker through the aftermath of a long-distance relationship, spaces which were once relevant points of connection are revisited as part of an individual journey. Superposition of distance and proximity creates a cathartic expercience. An experimental exploration of anxious attachment, removing projection and resolving in clarity. Running time: 00:06:50.

PACIFIC (LEBANON) BY ANGIE OBEID

PACIFIC (LEBANON)

BY ANGIE OBEID

Whenever I walk through the dark reddish hallways to reach my apartment, whenever I would look out of my windows and dive into that expended view of the city of Brussels, unusual feelings would emerge... until the day I read an article about my building PACIFIC, entitled "the suicide tower". Running time: 00:23:00.

Trailer

FORGIVE AND NOT TO FORGIVE (HONG KONG) BY ELYSA WENDI

FORGIVE AND NOT TO FORGIVE (HONG KONG)

BY ELYSA WENDI

 

Shared dialogues between Chang Yan and Chen Jun about their childhood trauma, contemplating the hatred they feel towards their fathers. The film juxtaposes the body movements and memories in the intimacy of an unknown space. One of them chooses to forgive and another one chooses not to. Running time: 00:05:46.

NEIGHBORS (CROATIA)

BY TOMISLAV ZAJA

'Neighbors'' is an observational documentary about people with mental illness who are leaving their institution after decades spent in isolation and once they get out trying to put their shattered lives back together. Running time: 01:13:36.

Trailer