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Movie newbie impressions of DOK Leipzig films

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Movie newbie perspective, Honeyland
"Honeyland" at DOK Leipzig. Film still ┬ę Tamara Kotevska

“I spent two days at DOK Leipzig 2019 watching as many movies as I could, and recommend that you do the same if you have the time.”

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3 highlights not to be missed at DOK Leipzig 2019

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DOK Leipzig highlights
Scores of people crowded into Hbf Osthalle on 29 Oct 2019 to watch "Meeting Gorbachev," including the director Werner Herzog himself. (Photo: Justina Smile Photography)

Trouble choosing from the huge cinematic menu at DOK Leipzig, our city’s international documentary and animation film fest kicking off on Monday for the whole week? Our film writer gives you a tasty, bite-sized starter selection.

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Lateinamerikanische Tage: jury insights

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Lateinamerikanische Tage
Sideview Schaub├╝hne Lindenfels, 8th Lateinamerikanische Tage. Photo: Sudaca e.V.

LeipGlo contributor Heiner was in the jury for the Lateinamerikanische Tage competition, and shares his experience and some recommendations from the lineup. Your entry point into the rich Latin American landscape the fest represents – it starts today.

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Parasite: South Korea’s first Palme winner hits Leipzig

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Parasite Cast
By Kinocine PARKJEAHWAN4wiki - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link

Parasite by Bong Joon-Ho will open this year’s Filmkunstmesse and its first Kinotage Leipzig. Find out if the film holds up to the hype and what we think of this year’s family class struggle Palme d’Or winner in the official Leipzig Glocal review.

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Polyloid 2019: film festival for Leipzig East

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Po╠łge Haus. (Photo: Esther Hoyer)
Po╠łge Haus. (Photo: Esther Hoyer)

Leipzig East Film Festival: Polyloid 2019 starts this weekend with all showtimes on Leipglo

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Panorama and Monos, South American critics’ darling

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Panorama favorite Monos
"Monos" film screenshot, YouTube. ┬ę Alejandro Landes

Alejandro Landes’s new fever-dream film, “Monos,” has critics raving about its deft mix of “Lord of the Flies,” “Apocalypse Now” and contemporary socio-political climate.

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