BAHAR IN WONDERLAND
Shortfilm HD-16 min
Founded by FFA/ HFF
Where do you hide from danger, when you can´t hide anywhere? The little girl Bahar believes she has found a way. „Bahar in Wonderland“ is the story of Bahar, a little girl, who given the circumstances she is in, is not able to be a child. In order to fight her fears and defend herself from danger she believes in being able to become invisible by closing her eyes. She is escaping with her father from Syria to Germany.
Shortfilm Pal-4 min
TWO IRANIANS: A little girl and a little boy in a serious packing situation.
TO BE A CHILD IN IRAN
SALAM ALEIKUM ALLEMAGNE
Shortfilm Pal-10 min
The trilogy To Be a Child in Iran is about children who set their first steps in an adult world filled with commandments. Thanks to their inventiveness and fantasy, they find answers and discover the New World.
Documentary, HD, 45 min
SALAM ALEIKUM ALLEMAGNE accompanies the EU resettlement programme aimed at granting asylum to and resettling refugees from Iraq. The programme envisages planned integration. But getting accustomed to a completely new culture and society is not easy. The director accompanies the refugees from the time of their arrival in Germany up to the point of settlement in their new places of residence. The film gives a deep and personal insight into the everyday lives of people traumatised by war. Six year-old Schams masters her first steps at school. Waleed learns German after meeting a young woman... But the war in their homeland goes on, and while they are fortunately living in Germany, the killing of their family members and friends still continues in Iraq.
Short fiction, HD, 20 min
Reza and Laila, two immigrants in Germany, remember the time when they had to flee with their family as children. The harsh circumstances soon ensured they lost their innocence. Now they try to hold onto the beautiful things they also experienced, like the games they played. Dreamy, poetic fiction about memories of childhood.