5 lectures about: Migration
What's right and wrong is a matter of perception. Young filmmakers and artists from Lesotho, South Africa and Spain debate changing perceptions and question contradictory representations of Africa, which drift in and out of the continent.
Reflecting on Transit (Competition), German auteur director Christian Petzold explains how he uncovered the core and characters of the original historical novel in an open dialogue with actor Barbara Auer and the crew on-set.
Highlighting in her films the experiences of immigrants caught between two worlds, Gurinder Chadha (Viceroy’s House) tells her story of how the outspoken British-Indian girl, who refused to cook, ended up bravely taking the film world by storm.
Filmmakers, curators, bloggers and specialists for audience engagement consider how the web enables us to rethink documentary production as an ongoing holistic process of creating impact and democratic cultural exchange long before the release of the film.
Acclaimed production designer Alex McDowell considers with humanitarian experts, VR specialists and people with first-hand experiences the nature of elements of a refugee camp to offer a new approach to understand these complex universes.