Alice Winocour / France, Germany / 2019 / 107 min / Russian, German, English, French
Sarah is a French astronaut training at the European Space Agency in Cologne. She is the only woman in the arduous program. She lives alone with Stella, her seven-year-old daughter, and feels guilty that she cannot spend more time with her child. Her love is overpowering, unsettling. When Sarah is chosen to be part of the crew of a year-long space mission called ‘Proxima’, it creates chaos in the mother daughter relationship.
Fredrik Gertten / Sweden / 2019 / 92 min / English, French, Italian, Korean, German, Spanish
The film provides an insight into the mechanism of the global housing crisis and answers the questions of why you suddenly cannot afford to live in your own city anymore, who is taking the soul out of communities and what you can do to win your city back.