16.04. ‐ 21.04.2024
filmmakers at war

Panel Discussion: Filmmakers at War


Saeed Al Batalj (Filmmaker,Syria), Abdallah Al Khatib (Filmmaker, Syria, Palestine), Maryna Er Gorbach (Filmmaker, Ukraine) Agnieszka Holland (Filmmaker, Poland) via Zoom, Jasmila Žbanić (Filmmaker, Bosnia)

Moderation: Klemen Dvornik (filmmaker & FERA Chair, Slovenia), Hrvoje Hribar (filmmaker & FERA board member, Croatia)

While the future of filmmaking may have much to do with the good, the bad and the ugly of the streaming era, the Russian invasion in Ukraine is bringing back into focus the unique role of filmmakers at war and their singular vision which looks far beyond recording images or propaganda – seeking truth, human connection and memory. In this panel they share their testimonies and experience of filmmaking during military conflicts.

This panel will also be broadcasted online:

YouTube: https://youtu.be/2kMvThWr9pg

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1368178440354495/

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Duration 90 min
Language English

(In cooperation with FERA)

Congress Future German Cinema