Daughter of Camorra Hči Camorre
Siniša Gačić / Slovenia, Italy / 2019 / 80 min / Italian
A Slovenian-Italian documentary about Cristina Pinto, also known as Nikita; once a notorious member of the Neapolitan mafia, the Camorra, she has found herself facing the challenges of everyday life in the time since her release from prison.
Bright Nights Helle Nächte
Thomas Arslan / Germany, Norway / 2017 / 86 min / German
Michael, a building engineer living in Berlin, finds out that his father has died. He heads for to the funeral in a remote part of northern Norway with his fourteen-year-old son Luis, with whom he has lost touch after his divorce. Hoping to get closer to his son, Michael plans an expedition across the region, but their meeting proves harder than he had imagined.
Helmut Newton: The Bad and the Beautiful Helmut Newton: The Bad and the Beautiful
Gero von Boehm / Germany / 2020 / 89 min / German, English, French
Helmut Newton’s controversial photos of—often nude—women always raised the question: did he empower his subjects or treat them merely as sexual objects? Gero von Boehm decided to ask the female stars of his iconic images. Candid interviews with celebrities such as Grace Jones, Charlotte Rampling and Isabella Rossellini are interspersed with a wealth of archival footage, home movies and, of course, scores of glossy photographs.