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  • THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER

    THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER

    This author-driven documentary starts with the personal story of Mina, the director of the film. She unveils a family secret by telling the story of her grandmother, a woman she never met who died under mysterious circumstances. Her personal story and other women who share their experiences shows how Iran’s patriarchal system instils fear in women in public spaces and in the home.

  • IDFA Best of Fests: THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER is one of them

    IDFA Best of Fests: THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER is one of them

    We are so very happy that Mina Keshavarz’s new film THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER is selected for IDFA 2020. The film is being shown at Sheffield Doc/Fest and Busan International Film Festival this October.

  • THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER selected for documentary competition at BIFF 2020

    THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER selected for documentary competition at BIFF 2020

    Mina Keshavarz’s film THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER about domestic violence in Iran was selected by Busan International Film Festival for its documentary competition. The festival will start in October.

  • YOGA – THE ART OF LIVING

    YOGA – THE ART OF LIVING

    A journey into the heart of yoga. People of every cultural and religious background, age and ability practice yoga. Modern “lifestyle yoga” which is very popular in the West is generally limited to the physical asanas, while the original yoga teachings, which are more than 4,000 years old, combine physical […]

  • Mina Keshavarz wins BIFF Mecenat Award in Busan

    Mina Keshavarz wins BIFF Mecenat Award in Busan

    Director Mina Keshavarz’s wins the Mecenant Award for THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER at Busan International Film Festival. The BIFF Mecenant Award is given to best Korean and Asien documentary film directors. Congratulations!

  • Mina Keshavarz’s Interview with Festival Scope

    Mina Keshavarz’s Interview with Festival Scope

    Mina’s new film THE ART OF LIVING IN DANGER (2020) was supported by the Filmstiftung NRW and Hot Docs International CrossCurrent Theatrical Fund. It also received the Best Pitch Award at MipDoc 2017 in Cannes and will have its world premiere at the Sheffield Doc/Fest in October 2020…

  • FIGHTER

    FIGHTER

    As mixed martial arts professionals, Andreas, Khalid and Lom-Ali fight on stage using multiple combat techniques. The film follows the three “modern gladiators” in their everyday lives and struggles. They fight in cages. Partly because they want to, but also because it’s how their audiences want to watch them. Andreas […]

  • WE ARE HERE – YOUNG GAZA ON STAGE

    WE ARE HERE – YOUNG GAZA ON STAGE

    To deal with their experiences during the Gaza war, a group of young people have written a play “The Gaza-Monologues”. A film about living under occupation and about the power of theatre and art. In the aftermath of the first Israeli attack on the Gaza Strip in 2008/2009, 33 girls […]

  • ORPHAN BEARS IN THE LAND OF THE TIGERS

    ORPHAN BEARS IN THE LAND OF THE TIGERS

    Two scientists are raising young orphan bears in the Siberian wilderness. Their mothers were killed by hunters. Will the scientists bring the cubs safely through their first summer? For 25 years, Swiss-Canadian bear researcher Reno For 25 years, Swiss-Canadian bear researcher Reno Sommerhalder has been living among bears. In 2013, he […]

  • FEEDING CITIES – A CHALLENGE FOR THE FUTURE

    FEEDING CITIES – A CHALLENGE FOR THE FUTURE

    It is predicted that by 2050 three quarters of the world population will be living in cities. How can all these urban dwellers be supplied with food? Learn more about the global struggle for future food markets. Where will we grow our food in the future? In the countryside, on […]

  • AT THE SOURCES OF LONG LIFE

    AT THE SOURCES OF LONG LIFE

    Eternal youth has long been a dream of mankind. These days there is less focus on taking off the years than on living a longer, happier and healthier life, maintaining fitness and youthfulness to be able to live to an advanced age. We have identified certain regions in the world […]

  • URBAN PRAYERS – THE REINVENTION OF RELIGION IN THE CITY

    URBAN PRAYERS – THE REINVENTION OF RELIGION IN THE CITY

    A film about the connection between urban living and spiritual faith, focusing on the cities of Lagos, Istanbul and Berlin. New religious movements are flourishing, globally and across all religions. They are increasingly gaining ground in the major cities. For a long time cities were considered to be largely religion-free […]