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Dependency captured in a poetic & tragic 10 minutes

in Opinion/Short films/Society
Machini - dependency short animated film
Machini, 2019. Film still © Frank Mukunday, Trésor Tshibangu Tshamala

DRC is seen as one of the world’s worst basket cases. In an animated short presented at DOK Leipzig, filmmakers from both the former colony and its European metropole brilliantly illustrate what dependency means for the African country, and our role in it.

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Visiting different earths in virtual reality

in Philosophies/Short films/What's on
Film still from "Planet." (Copyright DOK Leipzig 2017 / Momoko Seto)
Film still from "Planet." (Copyright DOK Leipzig 2017 / Momoko Seto)

DOK Neuland has turned Messehof at Leipzig city center into a capsule where you get to explore different realities, or worlds, without leaving the safety of your small area.

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Openings and Premieres: week of 20-26 Oct

in Arts/Culture / Entertainment/Events/O & P Highlights/Short films

SOCIETY: bees, rattle snakes, talking in tongues….is it drugs? is it religion? is a sickness? THOUGHT provoking stuff in this week’s openings.

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