Category: All films in May 2016

Pale Mirrors

THU | 25.05. 17.00 h | Filmforum

Eine Frau hat 24 Stunden Zeit, um schwanger zu werden – ihre letzte Möglichkeit, Mutter zu werden, angesichts einer ungewissen Zukunft.

Special 
Green Film Festival فستیوال سبز در تهران

THU | 26.05. 15.00 h | Filmforum

Since 1999, the Tehran "Green Film Festival" shows in the two-year rhythm international and national films on the subject of biodiversity, nature and environmental protection. Due to the increasing pollution in Iran this is more urgent than ever. After ten years of a forced break the fifth issue took place from 13th to 20st of May. Festival Director Farhad Tohidi presents the Iranian winners in Cologne.

I’m not angry! عصبانی نیستم

THU | 26.05. 16.30 h | Filmforum
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In the aftermath of the 2009 riots in Tehran, Navid is ruled out of the university as 'political'. Faced with the injustice of his situation, the inequality of society and a difficult love affair to Setareh, he tries to control himself. The dynamic camera and editingof the film corresponds to the restlessness of the hero in a chaotic and noisy city, and is held together through the inner monologue of the protagonist. "I am not angry!" was shot on over 60 different locations in Tehran, without any state funding.

Discussion » Film Critics in Iran and Germany« نقد سینما در ایران و آلمان

SUN | 29.05. 13.00 h | Filmforum

Since one century Germany and Iran are Cinema Nations. Almost as old is the literary Genre of Film Criticism. Frédéric Jäger ( Member of the Association of German Film Critics) and Houshang Golmakani (Editor of Iranian Journal "Film") will discuss Film criticism in Germany and Iran and sketch important chapters in the history of Movie review of their countries.

Tehran Nostalgie

SUN | 29.05. 18.00 h | Filmforum

Zuerst zeigen wir die Dokumentation "From Tehran to Tehran", im Anschluss "Lalezariha", eine vergnüglich-nostalgische Erinnerungsreise durch Tehran mit einem launischen Taxifahrer.