Tempo 2017

Film

Jérôme Le Maire, 2016, France, 86 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

Over a two-year period, filmmaker Jérôme le Maire captured everyday life in the surgical department of a Parisian hospital. A combination of heavy workloads, intense…

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Matt Tyrnauer, 2016, USA, 92 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Swedish premiere!

This timely and inspirational documentary chronicles legendary writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs’ battle to save historic NYC neighbourhoods from the draconian redevelopment plans of…

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Maya Zinshtein, 2016, Israel / UK / Ireland / Norway, 87 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

Filmmaker Maya Zinshtein embeds herself inside the locker room of Jerusalem’s Beitar football club, which became a flashpoint for controversy in 2012 when the signing…

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Alma Har’el, 2016, Great Britain, 80 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

This genre-bending documentary brings Har’el’s signature poetic imagery and fascination with performance in nonfiction to three complimentary stories that seek to demystify the fantasy of…

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Peter Lataster, Petra Lataster-Czisch, 2016, Netherlands, 95 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Director visits March 11 & 12

Imagine that you can’t understand a word the teacher is saying on your first day of school. This is the experience of most of the children…

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Maj Wechselmann, 2017, Sweden/Canada, 76 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Director visit!

My mother survived the massacres of the Jews in Ukraine from 1905 – 1920, to avoid them her family moved to Poland to the town of…

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Dylan Williams, Erik Pauser, 2017, Sweden, 90 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs, Director visits March 9, Swedish premiere!

In the Swedish film, The Borneo Case, documentary filmmakers Erik Pauser and Dylan Williams spend five years intimately following the trail of an unlikely group…

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Andreas Dalsgaard, Obaidah Zytoon, 2016, Denmark/Finland/Syria, 105 min, English Subtitles, Top Docs

Syrian radio host Obaidah Zytoon and her friends are caught up in the euphoria of the 2011 Arab Spring. Camera in hand, these artists and…

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