Follows philosophy student and yodeler Polkabjørn and his musical companion Kleine Heine as they take their yodel act around the world, playing venues ranging from bars to stadiums.
In the 1970's thousands of young Soviets answered Brezhnev's call and moved voluntarily to Siberia to build the BAM (Baikal-Amur Magistral), a railroad from the Lake Baikal to the Pacific Ocean....
Explores the life and work of Sicilian photographer and anti-Mafia activist Letizia Battaglia.
This film looks for an answer to the question of why the number of suicides among young American veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan is so frighteningly high.
A young actress and her self-made doll attempt to prevail over a dangerous disease and manage its severity with humour.
Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, the world's most famous revolutionary was killed in October 1967, under mysterious circumstances. Today, his image is the twenty-first century's best-selling icon anywhere...
Looks at the EU infrastructure project called Corridor #8 and the stories of people affected by the construction of a road leading through Bulgaria, Macedonia and Albania.
Everything has its own number, according to the Italian numbers book Grimas. In a Neapolitan lottery office, everyone drops by to place a bet on the basis of an ancient number theory.
Some of the children left behind in Afghanistan, Colombia, Sierra Leone and New York share their memories, nightmares and dreams. A pure film that gives space to the kids and them only.
This documentary investigates the relationship between the Mafia and Italian politics.
An Iranian family living in political exile in Europe and America decides to organise a secret meeting with the rest of the family still living in Iran.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross devoted her life to death and dying and achieved world fame in the process.
Father to Son deals with the conflict between generations and their subjective memories, and the way different methods of raising children pass from one generation to the next.
A couple of dancers appear one morning in a High School, and announce to the youngsters that they have five days to get up on stage and dance. A short time but a big challenge.
We know the Guggenheim Museum, but we do not know the story behind it - the story of its founding director: Hilla Rebay. Why have we never heard of her before?
Young law students are trying to find evidence for the innocence of prisoners, whose cases even top American lawyers don't dare to tackle.
A young Norwegian woman is struggling with a turbulent emotional life caused by emotionally unstable borderline personality disorder.
Steven, a former child soldier in Uganda and a refugee in Denmark, receives news that his missing son is not dead, but now himself a child-soldier. Steven determines to free his son.
Before retiring and leaving Uganda, Riitta and Catherine invite religious leaders to a course in which they challenge the priests and the imams to a straightforward discussion on women's rights....
As a member of the popular front for the liberation of Palestine, she was the first woman to hijack a plane, in 1969. What made Leila Khaled become one of the world's most famous terrorists?
What makes the man a man? Diane Torr, performance artist and "Drag King Pioneer", developed tools to transform courageous women into the man of their choice.
Polish alpinists Eliza Kubarska and David Kaszlikowski take a journey inside the fjords of southern Greenland to reach the world's highest sea cliff, and to kiss each other on it.
From the huge golden sun of The Weather Project at the Tate Modern and New York Waterfalls, Olafur Eliasson has managed to rattle audiences and art critics alike.
No piece of music has been interpreted, arranged or released as often as "La Paloma". From Richard Tauber to Pavarotti, from Elvis Presley to Dean Martin - La Paloma is the Grande Dame of pop...
Bastøy is a prison island in Norway. There are no cells and no fences. This film sheds light on people you don't often see and the process they face on their way back to the world.
A children's daycare and a retirement home under one roof is more than a sociological experiment, we see their warmth, compassion, fragility and humour.
How do normal young men turn into mass murderers? Why do respectable family men kill women and children, day in and day out, for years?
For centuries, the Dutch have dominated the herring catch, but those times have changed.
Cesar Ritz is the notorious dishwasher who revolutionizes the world's hotel business, only to collapse when his most ambitious goal, the coronation buffet for King Edward VII, cannot take place....
Disillusioned in love, four Bulgarian guys decide to give themselves a task: they need to find new girlfriends in Helsinki in 12 months.
Two real estate agents take on the task of finding a better place for all inhabitants of this flat and a buyer who will be patient enough and still pay well.
The most typical and colorful of Dutch department stores tries to go international while struggling for growth at home.
Explores how the power of music has transformed the lives of children in Venezuela's most impoverished areas.
Soon after getting married, Boris Baberkoff, a 33 year old cellist, suffers a st roke in New York. His wife documents her husband's healing process.
A story about the young and ambitious Max and his old and strict teacher Folke who try - each in their own way - to get a ninth grade class in a Swedish suburb through their final exams.
A documentary about the inner transformation that three people undergo after a near death experience. How do you redefine your life when you were on the verge of death?
Shida, who suffers from albinism, is the new kid in class in a private boarding school in Tanzania.
The story of a group of singing mountaineers who became an unlikely singing sensation, caught between their traditions and the glamour of show business.
The documentary ventures into the high-risk political game that led to the fall of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Europe by visiting the secret rooms where history was made.