Saturday 30th November | Zaal 3 | 16:0 - 17:30
Home is where the heart is, but what does ‘home’ mean to you? Is it a cosy house, a place where you feel safe? Or do you prefer to feel free by travelling the world?
THIS SCREENING CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING FILMS
What Constitutes Home?
Alex Williams | Documentary, Family | 06:38 | United Kingdom
The discovery of 8mm home movies shot in the 1960s instigates a conversation between three family members about what, and where, 'home' is. Can the heroes find their meaning of home? Or is home where some special feeling of comfort appears only?
Jose Carlos Teixeira | Documentary, Human Rights, War | 27:22 | United States
The story reveals the radiant humanity of Teixeira’s subjects, who come from countries torn by civil war or the fight against the Islamic State. Here are moving testimonies of Muslim refugees from Syria and Somalia, resettled in North America. You will see how the story creates intimate psychological portraits, restores the refugees’ voices, and allows them full personal and political agency.
Pier Las Vegas
Yun Xie | Drama, Loneliness | 17:17 | United States
A deaf young man trying his best looks for his sister while working as a hotel housekeeper at the city of Las Vegas. His loneliness forces him to search all suitcases he sees. On the day of the country music festival when a massive gun shooting happens, he meets a girl…
Lena Karbe, Tristan Coloma | Documentary, Human Interest | 24:06 | Germany
For the first time in its history, China becomes an immigration goal. At the moment more than 300.000 Africans live permanently in China. The main heroes are Chinese who interact with Africans on a daily basis but they come from different social classes and occupations.
Wiep Teeuwisse | Animation, Travel | 08:21 | The Netherlands
During a sunny holiday, a flock of tourists struggles to let go of their busy city lives, and the absence of daily tasks leaves them lost in an uncomfortable and frightening place. Once they learn to slow down, they may find some beauty in the here and now.