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DOK LEIPZIG SPECIAL: FESTIVAL FILMS FOR FREE

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Premiere on www.docalliancefilms.com: For the first time since launching the VoD portal DOK Leipzig presents a special Festival Stream. From October 27 to November 1 outstanding award-winning films from past festival editions are free for streaming on www.docalliancefilms.com...


The shortfilm BerlinBeirut by Myrna Maakaron, in German Competition 2004, is dealing with Berlin and Beirut as formerly divided cities. A contribution to the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall and the general collapse of communist rule in Central Europe. The film was awarded the Main Prize German Competition Documentary Film 2004.

Don't Get Me Wrong on the other hand is the debut by Adina Pintilie, a true poetic master piece. The precise and yet highly sensitive potrait of psychatric hospital residents was awarded the Golden Dove at DOK Leipzig 2007.


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Films for the event

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BerlinBeirut

BerlinBeirut (Orig.) / 2003 / Germany, Lebanon / 23 min

Berlin and Beirut were occupied, destructed, divided, reconstructed and today people still say "East and West" in both cities.

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Don't Get Me Wrong

Nu te supara,dar.. (Orig.) / 2007 / Romania / 50 min

Somewhere, sometime.. a world in which time runs the same as stones are falling implacably on stones...

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