And just like that, inconspicuously, the director of Fitzcarraldo walks in.
“El hito histórico del ’68’ será abordado desde los diferentes márgenes que el audiovisual supo retratar, generando así un caleidoscopio histórico que hará justicia a la complejidad del momento.” #DOK Leipzig 2018
DOK Festival Director Pasanen said, “We have no more physical walls in our immediate surroundings, but the idealogical walls of many are increasingly noticeable.”
For DOK Leipzig’s 60th edition, the organizers would like to invite “the whole city to dance with the winners.”
Two students from Leipzig sat down with me and gave me a glimpse into what it’s like to navigate the international film circuit still in their teens.
He makes cities out of his mother’s discarded beer cans. He makes a happy kite out of his father’s abandonment.