Cinema Ideal | 1oth March | 10:00pm | DokAnim – Feature Films 01  (OV/ sub.pt,en)

 

The Man Who Knew 75 Languages
Anne Magnussen, Paweł Dębski | Norway | 2016 | 64’

A great talent finds the love of his life in a princess who can never be his. A drama about a brilliant man and his lifelong love for Princess Elisabeth of Wied, who later became the Queen of Romania. Thwarted and in love, Georg Sauerwein (1831, Hanover – 1904 Christiania/Oslo) becomes a fighter for the right to speak and write in one’s mother tongue. Due to this fight, Georg becomes the most vilified person in the German press.

 

 

Cinema Ideal | 14th  March | 10:00pm | DokAnim – Feature Films 02  (EN V./sub.pt)

 

1917 – The Real October
Katrin Rothe | Germany, Switzerland | 2017 | 91’

1917 – The Real October is an animated retelling of the Russian Revolution. The award-winning filmmaker, Katrin Rothe conduct an investigation based on of previously unknown diaries, reports, and literary works into the event known nowadays as the “October Revolution”. For the very first time, the Russian Revolution is seen solely through the eyes of the artists who experienced the days of that revolutionary year of 1917.

 

 

Best of AnimaDok Leipzig  

Cinema Ideal | 11th March | 10:00pm| DokAnim  – Animadok Leipzig | 64’ (OV / sub. pt, en) 

 

 

A Photo of Me
Dennis Tupicoff | Australia |  2017 |  11’

Surprise
Paulo Patrício | Portugal |  2017 |  9’

Mum’s Hair
Maja ArneKleiv |  Norway | 2017 | 6’

Error 404
Khays Khalil | Germany | 2017 | 7’

Hadarim
Shlomi Yosef | Israel | 2016 | 5’

Tailor
Cali dos Anjos | Brazil | 2017 | 10’

Intimity
Elodie Dermange | Switzerland | 2017 | 5’

Liarmonds
Chloè Mazlo | France | 2016 | 11’