Doc.Berlin 2021 (Documentary Film Festival): *** (Fish), PL 2019, R: Filip Bojarski, 2 min, OmeU; Blessing in Disguise, DE 2021, R: Kevin Koch, Emma Holzapfel, 5 min, OmeU; Generation 328, BY 2020, R: Veranika Nikanava, 19 min, OmeU; Boy from the Blaze, ES 2021, R: Ignacio Acconcia, 90 min, OmeU
Total length: 116 min
*** (FISH) (POLAND) BY FILIP BOJARSKI
Short film about consciousness.
BLESSING IN DISGUISE (GERMANY) BY KEVIN KOCH, EMMA HOLZAPFEL
Synopsis: Kevin Hines hears voices due to auditory hallucinations that one day order him to end his life. A hand-drawn documentary about one of the few people to survive a jump from the Golden Gate Bridge.
GENERATION 328 (BELARUS) BY VERANIKA NIKANAVA
Synopsis: A group of mothers defy Europe’s last dictatorship, fighting to free their children from draconian sentences in brutal Belarusian prisons.
BOY FROM THE BLAZE (SPAIN) BY IGNACIO ACCONCIA
Aleixo Paz A.K.A “Boy from the Blaze” is the survivor of a tragic accident that destroyed his life and that of his family. About to turn 18, without a job or an education, he spends his days in the darkness of his room. Consumed by pain and anger, his only hope is writing songs for an imaginary crowd. Inspired by a friend and encouraged by his mother, he will find the strength to go on stage and overcome his fears.