April 2015, berlinale forum

Forum Expanded @ Oberhausen

(1) WAYWARD FRONDS (2) CALAMITY QUI? / CALAMITY WHO? (3) HAVE YOU EVER KILLED A BEAR? OR BECOMING JAMILA (4) ORCHARD STREET

We are presenting a selection of films that premiered as part of the Forum Expanded 2015 program and are now in our distribution range, at the International Short Film Festival in Oberhausen. WAYWARD FRONDS (USA 2014) by Fern Silva; Isabelle Prim’s <b>CALAMITY QUI? / CALAMITY WHO? (Canada, France 2014); in Marwa Arsanios' <b>HAVE YOU EVER KILLED A BEAR? OR BECOMING JAMILA (Lebanon 2014), the cover pictures of the Egyptian magazine Al-Hilal provide the starting point for a portrait of the Algerian freedom fighter Jamila Bouhired; <b>ORCHARD STREET (USA 1955/2014), the first film by Ken Jacobs, is a document about the bustling Jewish Manhattan neighborhood in which he grew up.

The international short film festival takes place from 30 April until 5 May 2015.

The screening of arsenal films is on May 1.

For more information see www.kurzfilmtage.de