A film screening with/for/by refugees and new citizens in co-operation with ifa-Galerie Stuttgart

FITZ! Zentrum für Figurentheater, Studio, Theater tri-bühne

Kulturareal „Unterm Turm“, Eberhardstraße 61, 70173 Stuttgart

U-Bahn / S-Bahn: Haltestelle Stadtmitte / Bus: Haltestelle Wilhelmsbau

We All Love the Seashore

Spanien 2015, 16:00 Min.
Regie: Kaina Espineira

A group of men at the coast of North Africa – waiting to resume their journey to Europe across the Mediterranean Sea. Here, at this stop, they are confronted with the idea of shooting a film ...

9 Days, From my Window in Aleppo

12:00 Min.
Regie: Floor van der Meule, Thomas Vroege,
Issa Touma

The photographer Issa Touma cannot leave his apartment in Aleppo – war is raging just outside the door: Assad’s troops are fighting the insurgents and then there’s IS on top of it all. Issa points the camera at himself and through the blinds of his window. This way, an authentic picture of the perverted “normality” of war’s everyday business is created.

Waves 98

Libanon, Katar 2015, 15:00 Min.
Regie: Ely Dagher

Disappointed by the mundane daily grind in Beirut’s post-war suburbs, Omar makes a breath-taking discovery luring him into the city’s core and away from home. In this Palme-d’Or-winning short film, Ely Dagher works through his complex relationship with his home country.