Shooting the Mafia Shooting the Mafia
Kim Longinotto / Ireland, USA / 2019 / 94 min
Sicilian Letizia Battaglia began her long-time fight with the mob when she first dared to point her camera at a victim cruelly murdered. By documenting the barbaric rule of the cosa nostra, she became a relentless witness of their crimes. Her life was marked by defiance and passion.
Shoplifters Manbiki kazoku
Hirokazu Koreeda / Japan / 2018 / 121 min / Japanese
On the margins of Tokyo, a dysfunctional band of outsiders are united by fierce loyalty and a penchant for petty theft. When their young son is arrested, secrets are exposed that upend their tenuous, below-the-radar existence and test their quietly radical belief that it is love and not blood that defines a family. Palme d’Or at last year’s Cannes.
Should I stay or should I go? Should I stay or should I go?
Beatrix Brunschko, Klaus Salminen, Ludger Lemper, Maja Dekleva Lapajne, Philippe Muyard / various, Slovenia, Sweden, Germany, Austria, France / 2015 / 95 min / English, French, German, Slovene, Swedish