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FictionNumber: 44 Show: Saturday 11 November, 14:30, Viktoriasalen
Director: Simon Spitzer
In "In this Silence I Believe," the club guests provide the focus for documentary observations and the resulting investigation of a subculture. With an alienated sound design, the familiar elements at the club are viewed in an experimental cinematic way.
—104 min min -
FictionNumber: 41 Show: Monday 13 November, 13:00, Angereds Bio
Director: Tony Gatlif
South of France. In the sultry August heat, Geronimo, a young social educator, tries to ease tensions between the youngsters of the St Pierre neighborhood. The mood changes when Nil Terzi, a teenage girl of Turkish origin, flees an arranged marriage, running to the arms of her gypsy lover, Lucky Molina. Their escape sparks hostilities between the two clans. When the jousting and the musical battles begin, Geronimo struggles to quell the ensuing unrest around her.
Iranian women who want to practice their favorite sport, wrestling, while living in a society shaped by religious patriarchy are confronted with quite particular challenges. Nevertheless, more than a thousand young women are internationally successful in this discipline because the World Sports Federation forces Iran to allow wrestling for women. The courageous female athletes, wearing Islamic sportswear as required by the state, struggle for their rights when some bad news causes an international crisis for Iranian wrestling, and they lose their most important supporters.
This movie is a story of the thousands of young Iranian girls' dreams!
It is a brilliant documentary that young people should especially see.
—65 min min -
DocumentaryNumber: 39 Show: Sunday 12 November, 17:00, Viktoriasalen
Director: Sona Moghaddam
This documentary film narrates a real story. The story is about the real lives of real women who are victims of horrendous crime, Acid Attacks. They try to fight against harshness and make a beautiful life. They want to be strong and hopeful and create a better future after their tragic accident.
—50 min min -
DocumentaryNumber: 38 Show: Saturday 11 November, 21:30, Viktoraisalen
Director: Alireza Behbahani
This movie is about a woman named Atefeh Roshan, who has been fighting for her
independence for many years. She was forced to get married in childhood by his parents,
and after years of endeavors, she succeeded in getting a divorce.
—48 min min -
DocumentaryNumber: 37 Show: Sunday 12 November, 17:00, Viktoriasalen
Director: Mohsen Abdolvahab
In a quite humorous way, the director brings a nevertheless serious and somewhat heavy story of two old Iranian women, widows of the same man. They live in the same house and lead a life as two close friends but are at the same time rivals.