From 17.03.2016. To 20.04.2017.

Thursday – Day for Documentaries Under the Sun

Thursday – Day for Documentaries

Program is organized in collaboration with the association Restart.

Films in cycle


(Austria, Germany, 2013)

Directed by: Erwin Wagenhofer
PHOTOGRAPHY: Erwin Wagenhofer

Ninety-eight percent of children is born gifted. After finishing school only two percent remain gifted. So, what is then wrong with the educational system? That is the question that the director of the film Alphabet Erwin Wagenhofer is trying to answer.

digital, color, 107 min
Thursday 31.03.2016 AT 21:00
Thursday 17.03.2016 AT 17:00

Web junkie

(Israel, USA, 2013)

Directed by: Hilla Medalia
PHOTOGRAPHY: Shaoguang Sun

China is the first country that proclaimed internet addiction to be an illness. It is a clinical disorder that has to be treated in centers for rehabilitation that resemble military camps rather than hospitals. Web Junkie offers a view into one of these centers for rehabilitation where teenagers get “deprogrammed”. 

digital, color, 74 min
Thursday 07.04.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 24.03.2016 AT 21:00

The Children from the Napf

(Die Kinder vom Napf, Švicarska, 2011)

Directed by: Alice Schmid

Children from the Napf is a story about a different kind of growing-up on the mountain from the UNESCO’s list of natural heritage, in a world without computers and internet where paper and pencil are still used for writing messages. In the rich Switzerland students walk each day ten kilometers to school, they are not obsessed with Facebook and their favorite games are those in the nature…

digital, color, 91 min
Thursday 05.05.2016 AT 21:00
Thursday 28.04.2016 AT 21:00

Censored Voices

(Israel, Germany, 2015)

Directed by: Mor Loushy
PHOTOGRAPHY: Itai Raziel, Avner Shahaf

Only a week after the Six-Day War in 1967, famous writer Amos Oz filmed his conversations with a group of young members of kibbutz, soldiers who just came back from fighting. What they said was so shocking and “against the state” that it was immediately banned. Now, when these men are seventy-year-olds the whole world can hear the honest confessions of soldiers who fought in the Six-day war. We learn what they saw, felt, and did and how they live with it. Many of them wonder even tod...

color, digital, 84 min
Thursday 16.06.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 19.05.2016 AT 17:00

Ne me quitte pas

(Netherlands, Belgium, 2015)

Directed by: Sabine Lubbe Bakker
PHOTOGRAPHY: Niels van Koevorden

Set in a village in Belgium, Bob, Flemish, and Marcel, Walloon share their solitude, sense of humor and craving for alcohol. Bob is a retired ranger who loves freedom and the forest and wants to spend his retirement in silence, while Marcel is a family man on the edge of losing everything. This is a hilarious comedy about friendship soaked in hectoliters of alcohol. This tragic but at the same time comical ode to failure, is a touching and hilarious portrayal of two lonely men that is abundant...

color, digital, 107 min
Thursday 30.06.2016 AT 19:00
Thursday 23.06.2016 AT 17:00

Janis: Little Girl Blue

(USA, 2015)

Directed by: Amy Berg
PHOTOGRAPHY: Francesco Carrozzini, Jenna Rosher

Biografski dokumentarac redateljice Amy Berg sadrži arhivske snimke i intervjue s legendarnom Janis Joplin, njezinim bendom, prijateljima, bivšim ljubavnicima, članovima obitelji i sestrom Laurom. Kroz film vodi pjevačica Cat Power čitajući odlomke iz dirljivih i iskrenih osobnih pisama koje je Janis pisala roditeljima i drugim bliskim osobama.

digital, 103 min
Thursday 27.10.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 06.10.2016 AT 21:00

Finding Fela

(USA, 2014)

Directed by: Alex Gibney
PHOTOGRAPHY: Maryse Alberti

Finding Fela is a story about life, music and social and political role of Fela Anikulap Kuti. Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney researches his controversial life, great music and indisputable cultural and political influence of the legendary author of afro beat. Continuous political persecution, unconventional lifestyle and the fact that he dies of AIDS, made Fela one of the most controversial musicians of all time.

color, digital, 119 min
Thursday 13.10.2016 AT 17:00


(USA, UK, 2012)

Directed by: Kevin Macdonald
PHOTOGRAPHY: Alwin Küchler, Mike Eley

Marley is a documentary about life, heritage and global influence of this legendary singer. He was one of the most influential singers, writer of lyrics, activists and a true music icon of the 20th century. The film was shot on locations in Jamaica and USA as well as in Ghana, Japan and Great Britain. The Marley family archives are revealed and shown for the first time in this film.

color, digital, 144 min
Thursday 20.10.2016 AT 16:30


(Croatia, 2016)

Directed by: Dario Juričan
PHOTOGRAPHY: Zvonimir Tivon, Dario Juričan, Marko Lukini, S. B., M. J.

Ljudevit Juričan četrdeset je godina radio u Konzumu. Bio je vršnjak sa svojim dugogodišnjim poslodavcem Ivicom Todorićem. Srednju školu obojica su završili u Zagrebu, a prvo dijete su dobili 1976. – Ivica Todorić kćer Ivu, a Ljudevit Juričan sina Darija. Dario je želio napraviti intervju s očevim poslodavcem, ali on to nije htio. Dariju nije preostalo ništa drugo nego da sam sazna odgovore.

color, digital, 72 min
Thursday 22.12.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 15.12.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 08.12.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 01.12.2016 AT 17:00
Thursday 10.11.2016 AT 21:00
Thursday 03.11.2016 AT 17:00

Fire at Sea

(Fuocoammare, Italy, France, 2016)

Directed by: Gianfranco Rosi
PHOTOGRAPHY: Gianfranco Rosi

Twelve-year old Samuele lives on a remote island in the Mediterranean. He loves to climb rocks beside the sea, play with his slingshot and wander around the harbor. But his island is not like others. For many years it has been a destination for men, women and children who are trying to cross the sea barrier in small and flimsy boats from Africa. His island is Lampedusa, which has become synonymous with the European refugee crisis and a symbol of hope, trouble and destinies of thousands of people...

color, digital, 108 min
Thursday 09.02.2017 AT 17:00
Thursday 02.02.2017 AT 17:00
Thursday 26.01.2017 AT 21:00

The Yes Man are revolting

(USA, 2014)

Directed by: Laura Nix
PHOTOGRAPHY: Keil Troisi, Raul Barcelona, Martin Boudot, Christopher Clements, Brandon Jourdan, Laura Nix, Sam Spreckley

For the last twenty years famous activists known as Yes Men (Mike Bonanno and Andy Bichlbaum) have organized unusual tricks and engaged in public dialogue about current issues around the world. In their third film, following The Yes Men and The Yes Men Fix the World, the y are in their mid forties and their mid-life crisis threatens to eliminate them from the activists’ scene once and for all. Nevertheless, they are preparing for their biggest challenge of all time – the problem of c...

color, digital, 91 min
Thursday 02.03.2017 AT 17:00
Thursday 23.02.2017 AT 17:00
Thursday 16.02.2017 AT 17:00

Under the Sun

(Russia, Germany, Czech Republic, Latvia, Sjeverna Koreja, 2015)

Directed by: Vitalij Manski
PHOTOGRAPHY: Aleksandra Ivanova

Film razotkriva propagandne modele stvaranja sjevernokorejskog nacionalnog filmskog narativa. Poznatog ruskog redatelja, Vitalija Manskog, vlasti Demokratske Narodne Republike Koreje pozvale su da snimi film o djevojčici Zinmi i njenoj obitelji kako bi svijetu prikazao idealan život u toj zemlji. Na vlastitom setu redatelj je uključio svoju kameru i tajno snimao 'ono što nije trebao', od namještanja filmskog seta, do neprestanih promjena dijaloga, svaki put kada se partijsk...

color, digital, 106 min
Thursday 20.04.2017 AT 21:00
Thursday 16.03.2017 AT 17:00

Twilight of a Life

(Belgium, Israel, 2015)

Directed by: Sylvain Biegeleisen
PHOTOGRAPHY: Sylvain Biegeleisen

U suton života optimistično je filmsko putovanje o životu 94–godišnje majke koja se suočava i sa starošću vlastitoga sina, redatelja ovoga filma. Kada su doktori najavili da majci preostaje svega nekoliko tjedana života, cijela se obitelj dolazi oprostiti. Ona je, međutim, odlučila živjeti još dvije godine. Njen sin dobio je tako nevjerojatnu priliku snimiti film o životu, pun humora i emocija, koji pruža nadu milijardama ljudi koji se suočavaju sa starošću.

color, digital, 70 min
Thursday 20.04.2017 AT 17:00
Thursday 30.03.2017 AT 17:00
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