Lesotho

Crazy Doc’s Short Film Collection

MAN WOLLTE MARX Christine Mansfeld, Äthiopien/Deutschland 2010, 30 min Der ostdeutsche Künstler Jo Jastram hat das Karl-Marx-Denkmal in Addis Abeba gefertigt, das Erich Honecker 1984 dem äthiopischen Staatsführer Haile Mariam Mengistu zur Gründung der äthiopischen Arbeiterpartei schenkte. In Anwesenheit des Koproduzenten Friedrich Engelhardt (Goethe-Institut).

1717 KILOMETERS Jurij Meden, Slowenien 2010, 27 min Eine kleine Hommage an die Balkan-Halbinsel.

BIRRI Melanie Hollaus, Daniel Dlouhy, Österreich 2010, 12 min Portrait Fernando Birri entstanden während des 19. IFFI 2010. read more

TRUE LOVE

„Half of it is the static self-operated camera of the video diary of an HIV+ friend of mine in Lesotho and the other a fiction in Paris. Moalusi Thabane is a close friend of mine and this shows in the intimate, powerful images he sends me. Love in Lesotho becomes more of a physical experience while the love in Paris (inspired by the 1960s dialogue of Jean-Luc Godard’s films) turns in circles. As the story unfolds, somehow the two subjects, which could not have been more in contrast, find a common thread.“ (T. Edkins) read more