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Milo Rau, Germany, 2020
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Richard Linklater, 2018 c6.5

She was once a star architect in Los Angeles. But since a career break, Bernadette has been living with her husband and teenage daughter in a dilapidated mansion outside Seattle. As a sleepless and restless misanthropist, she has long since made herself impossible in the neighbourhood. When she also causes a landslide in the house next door, her understanding husband and her daughter, who stands by her steadfastly, reach their limits. And then Bernadette suddenly disappears.

Serge Bromberg, 2011 c7.4

A double feature dedicated to one of the greatest film pioneers, Georges Méliès. It first tells the phenomenal production and reception history of Méliès' most famous film "Le voyage dans la lune" from 1902 in the one-hour documentary "Le voyage extraordinaire". At the end (from minute 63), the hand-colored classic itself can be enjoyed in the restored version.

Cold War

Six films about subversives, agents and border crossers between the fronts

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Tomas Alfredson, 2011
British top agent George Smiley is reactivated in 1973 to track down a KGB mole in his own ranks.
Connu de nos services
Jean-Stéphane Bron, 1997
Reading his fiches, the Swiss Claude Muret recalls his career as a left-wing activist between 1964 and 1977.
Elvis & Nixon
Liza Johnson, 2016
The 1970 encounter between Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon, in which the King of Rock'n'Roll offered himself as an undercover agent against leftists.
Das schweigende Klassenzimmer
Lars Kraume, 2018
A GDR school class protests the suppression of the Hungarian uprising in 1956 with a minute's silence.
Jay Roach, 2015
How left-wing Hollywood screenwriter Dalton Trumbo was banned from the profession during the Cold War and tricked the blacklist.
Cold War
Paweł Pawlikowski, 2018
Poland under Stalinism: a musician leaves for the West, his sweetheart stays in the East. An odyssey between the fronts begins.
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