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Eine Geschichte von Liebe und Finsternis (A Tale of Love and Darkness)***1/2

By We Are the Film Fans - Sunday, November 6, 2016

 A Tale of Love and Darkness based on the 2002 autobiography of Amos Oz is a double memoir centering on Oz’s youth and at the same time the early years… Read more…

Imagine Waking Up Tomorrow and All the Music Has Disappeared **1/2

By We Are the Film Fans - Wednesday, October 21, 2015

This film is a concept art documentary-cum-road movie about a musical project. Schwietert’s premise is that even if all known music suddenly disappeared from the face of the earth people… Read more…


By We Are the Film Fans - Thursday, July 23, 2015

This German, black-comedy, gangster film opens with two fat guys standing in the water, talking about their next job. Ed (von Dohnányi) and Mace (Liefers) are hitmen, hired to protect… Read more…

Interview with director Buket Alakus at the 2013 Filmfest Hamburg

By We Are the Film Fans - Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Stephan Schade interviews director Buket Alakus at the 2013 Filmfest Hamburg as reported by Birgit Schrumpf (***): Buket Alakus grew up in Hamburg and comes out of a working class… Read more…

Her ****

By We Are the Film Fans - Monday, March 10, 2014

  Take our technology-pervasive society and multiply it 1000 times: not quite Soylent Green (1973) or Blade Runner (1982), but… Now imagine meeting someone that is ideally suited to you:… Read more…

Venus im Pelz *****

By We Are the Film Fans - Thursday, November 21, 2013

Director Roman Polanski has filmed another stage play (after Carnage, 2011) and freely adopted Leopold Sacher-Masoch’s novel of 1870, based on the play by David Ives. The intense rapport between… Read more…

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