No to War!

As the war in the middle of Europe goes on, it affects individuals, eating their dreams and souls. No cruel images (for those we have the news every day) but an artistic reflection and grasp.
(Kino am Markt, Markt 5, cinema 1)

Have a nice Dog!

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Animation Germany
direction: Jalal Maghout

In Damascus, surrounded by war, an isolated man becomes increasingly lost in fantasies of escaping and the inner dialogues with his dog.

Crossing Salween

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Fiction Ireland
direction: Brian O'Malley

Having survived the massacre of her family, a young girl must make the long journey through the horrors of the Burmese jungle to the Salween river, beyond which lies the freedom of Thailand.

The Act of Devouring

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Fiction Czech Republic
direction: Emir Ziyalar

A troubled man is forced to repeat a grim task in 1940's Czechoslovakia. Over time, he starts to fail his task and works on his grotesque secret instead. The fear of his secret being discovered slowly becomes unbearable.

The Last Tape

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Documentary Germany
direction: Cyprien Clément-Delmas, Igor Kosenko

It is 2016. A young Ukrainian volunteers for the war. The father records the last few days with his son with an amateur camera.

Souvenir, Souvenir

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Animation France
direction: Bastien Dubois

In this Oscar-nominated autobiographical animation, Bastien Dubois tries to comprehend the secrets and traumas of his family and how a war experience travels through generations.