10.05. ‐ 15.05.2022

Film Series Future German Cinema

The initiative Future German Film is dedicated to German filmmaking in general as well as in particular and has set itself the goal of consolidating the relevance of German cinematic art in close cooperation with opinion leaders and relevant institutions in the field of film.

As part of the 14th LICHTER Filmfest, highlights of German cinema will be shown in the film series Future German Cinema.

Human Factors (Der menschliche Faktor)

Section: Future German Cinema
Director:
Ronny Trocker
Feature Film, DE/IT/DK 2021, 102 Min.

Language: Original version

Trailer

A drama about a family that falls apart after a break-in at their vacation home.
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Proxima

Section: Future German Cinema
Director
:
Alice Winocour
Feature Film, F/D 2020, 107 Min.

Language: Original with German subtitles

Trailer

Sarah wants to fly to Mars and is selected for the Proxima space mission. But she finds herself conflicted between family and career.
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Walchensee Forever

Section: Future German Cinema
Director
:
Janna Ji Wonders
Documentary, D 2020, OV, 110 Min.

Language: Original version

Trailer

'Walchensee Forever' potrays the good times and the bad times of a family originating from Bavaria.

Das neue Evangelium

Section: Zukunft Deutscher Film
Direcotr: Milo Rau

Feature Film, DE/CH/IT 2020, 107 Min.

Language: Original with English and German subtitles

Trailer

What would Jesus preach in the 21st century? Who would his disciples be? Director Milo Rau returns to the origins of the Gospel in the southern Italian city of Matera and stages it as a passion play of a society marked by injustice and inequality.

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The Trouble with Being Born

Section: Future German Cinema
Director:
Sandra Wollner
Feature Film, D/Ö 2020, OV, 94 Min.

Language: Original with English 
subtitles
Trailer

Elli is an android, created from the memories of a man, her "father". But then she hears an echo and must follow it into the forest.
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