Screening Program February 2015

Screening Program February 2015

Cambodian-Australian film "RUIN" by Michael Cody and Amiel Courtin-Wilson, presented by Bafnet member Serey Mao. The movie has been shown in several film festivals and won prizes such as the Special Orizzonti Jury Prize at the Venice International Film Festival and Best Image, Best Editing and Best Direction from other festivals. 90min in Cambodian with English… Read more →

Special screening program November vol.2

Twin Trek by June Chua Synopsis: Blood or culture? Reindeer or tigers? Brown cheese or samosas? What makes a person's identity? It's a question this 23-minute point-of-view documentary explores following half-Bengali, half-Norwegian identical twins Colin and Ken Bhattacharjee as they venture to Norway for a family reunion. About the filmmaker: After earning her Bachelors of… Read more →

Special screening program November vol.1

1. The last case (2014 Tainan 39 Hour Short Film Contestival winner of the audience award and best cinematography) Chinese with English subtitles, 5min 2. Flush Down (2014 Tainan 39 Hour Short Film Contestival winner as the best film) no language Q & A with the film team! 4min 3. The Bastard's New Year by… Read more →

Screening Program October 2014

1. „Heimisch in Hessen“ by Sung-Hyung Cho (2013) Short documentary from the ARD TV project „16xDeutschland“ about being home in Germany. A self-protrait of the director Sung-Hyung who is originally from Busan and now living in a small village in Hessen. We recommend also her feature film „Full Metal Village“. www.sung-hyung.de 15min German without subtitles… Read more →
2nd anniversary of Berlin Asian Film Network

2nd anniversary of Berlin Asian Film Network

Theōria - where does the gaze go? theōria - (θεωρία) is Greek for contemplation. It corresponds to the Latin word contemplatio, "looking at", "gazing at", "being aware of" (...) On the occasion of the Berlin Asian Film Network's 2nd anniversary, we have joined forces with Nowhere Kitchen and invite you to explore with us new… Read more →

Screening Program July 2014

1. "Seeing is believing" by Kuen-Il Song (2012) Documentary: A rabbit breeder from Brandenburg who breeds award-winning giant rabbit is visited by a delegation from North Korea: The government is interested in introducing rabbits in their food supply and invites him to come to Pyongyang. 14min German with English subtitles ---- Q & A with… Read more →

Screening Program June 2014

- dffb student Jiang Ding Ding is looking for Chinese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese actors and extras for his next short film! (check out our casting call on www.facebook.com/BerlinAsianFilmNetwork) - You will have the unique chance to meet Yang Di who will present his graduation film from Sichuan Fine Arts Institute and comes from Essen to Berlin… Read more →
Screening Program May 2014

Screening Program May 2014

Our screening programm "Bruderland ist abgerannt" and special guest Angelika Nguyen brought about 40 people to the back room of Studio 8 in Berlin-Wedding! After the documentary film we discussed until late in the night with Angelika, who was so kind to share her experience and memories in DDR with us - mostly young 2nd… Read more →
Screening Program May 2014

Screening Program May 2014

"Bruderland ist abgebrannt" (1992, 27min) by Angelika Nguyen - a short documentary about the Vietnamese contract workers in DDR - in German and Vietnamese, no subtitles! - Q & A with Angelika and discussions (in German) Angelika Nguyen was born 1961 in Berlin, she is a film expert, journalist and author. Doors open at 7:30… Read more →

Screening Program April 2014

1. Right Place by Kosai Sekine A short film about a Japanese eccentric convenience store clerk. Winner of Best Short Film at Young Directors Award Cannes, Gold medal at New York Festivals, Best Foreign Film at New York City Short Film Festival 5min, Japanese with English subtitle 2. The Dandelion Sister A stop motion short… Read more →