No Circus Today
Zirkus is nich

No Circus Today - Zirkus is nich
Show More

Related videos

Farewell Herr Schwarz - An Intimate Family History
Winner of the Best Documentary Prize at the Haifa International Film Festival, FAREWELL HERR SCHWARZ is a cinematic journey about buried family secrets, the Holocaust (from a third generation perspective) and how it is never too late to reclaim your heritage. Siblings Michla and Feiv'ke Schwarz survived the Holocaust but…
Insurance Man - A Controversial and Charismatic Insurance Broker
In 2009, Mehmet Goker's company MEG AG was Germany's second-largest health insurance brokerage. His aim was to become the world's most important finance broker. But things did not work out that way. INSURANCE MAN tells the story of Memet Goker, the absolute ruler of an insurance empire that he ran…
Manoeuvre - NATO's Annual War Simulation
MANOEUVRE follows a U.S. infantry tank company through NATO's annual fall manoeuvres in Western Europe. One purpose of these war games is to test how quickly and effectively U.S. reinforcements can come to the aid of NATO forces stationed in Europe. The various stages of the training exercise, including defensive…
Kings of Kallstadt - The Trump Family's Ancestral Home
What do real estate tycoon Donald Trump and the Heinz Tomato Ketchup dynasty have in common? Their ancestors come from Kallstadt, a small, quiet winegrowing village in the German Palatinate region. Can this really be a coincidence? Director Simone Wendel - also from Kallstadt - explores the issue.
Verdict on Auschwitz - The Frankfurt Auschwitz Trial
The only documentary on the Auschwitz Trial held in Frankfurt am Main, West Germany, from 1963 to 1965. Based on 430 hours of original audiotapes, this production is an unparellel document of the first Auschwitz Trial. In one of the most significant trials in German legal history, 360 witnesses from…
Verdict on Auschwitz - Abridged - The Frankfurt Auschwitz Trial
The only documentary on the Auschwitz Trial held in Frankfurt am Main, West Germany, from 1963 to 1965. Based on 430 hours of original audiotapes, this production is an unparalleled document of the first Auschwitz Trial. In one of the most significant trials in German legal history, 360 witnesses from…
Something to do With the Wall - Berlin Before and After the Fall of the Wall
In 1986, Ross McElwee and Marilyn Levine were making a film about the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall, when the imposing structure was still very much intact as the world's most visible symbol of hardline Communism and Cold War lore. They thought they were making a documentary on the…
The Forgetting Game - How is History Written?
During the height of political tensions in 1960s Berlin, a little girl was peacefully transferred from East to West Berlin by her family's effort and love. Afterwards, her transportation was nearly erased from popular historical record, questioning what we choose to forget and what we remember.
Georg Baselitz - Making Art after Auschwitz and Dresden
In the fall of 2007, a brilliant retrospective exhibition of the work of Georg Baselitz opened at London's Royal Academy of Arts. It was curated by Norman Rosenthal, who had first exhibited paintings by Baselitz in the early 1970's. Baselitz traveled to London to lecture at the Academy and revisits…
Battle on Canvas - The Creation of a Monumental Painting by Werner Tübke
In 1987, after over ten years of work, Werner Tubke (1929-2004), one of East Germany's most important painters, completed the monumental, oil-on-canvas painting The Early Bourgeois Revolution in Germany. Painted in the Renaissance styles of Albrecht Durer and Albrecht Altdorfer, the painting--measuring 14 meters high and 123 meters wide--is in…
Fritz Cremer: The Buchenwald Memorial - An East German Sculptor and Graphic Artist
This portrait of East German sculptor and graphic artist Fritz Cremer (1906-1993) shows the artist at work in his studio and some of his art works, including sculptures for his Buchenwald Memorial. It accompanies the images with a text by Bertolt Brecht, read by actor Wolfgang Heinz of the Deutsches…
The Winged Serpent: Lucas Cranach the Elder - The Life and Work of a German Renaissance Painter
The short documentary portrays the life and work of the important Renaissance painter Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472-1553). It features a rich spectrum of his works in (former East) German collections, including the Old Masters Gallery in Dresden. As the court painter for the Elector of Saxony, Cranach pioneered German…