Thomas Heise

     |    Wednesday, der 30. March 2011

Thomas Heise, director of MATERIAL, LUCKY. NIGGERS., MEIN BRUDER.WE’LL MEET AGAIN, CHILDREN.AS TIME FLIES and FATHERLAND, presents his latest film Solar System on March 31, 8 p.m. at the Volksbühne in Berlin.  As what marks a change of pace, Heise turns his lens away from the intricacies of German-German history to the mountains of Northern 

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Acceptance Speech of Father Marco Arana, Winner of the Cinema for Peace Human Rights Award

     |    Wednesday, der 23. February 2011

Father Marco Arana (pictured here with Bianca Jagger), the Catholic priest who supports indigenous Peruvians in protecting their eco-system in opposition to foreign mining companies, received the Cinema for Peace Human Rights Award. Arana and the surveillance operation and intimidation campaign mounted against him are the subjects of Stephanie Boyd’s (CHOROPAMPA, TAMBOGRANDE, co-directed with Ernesto 

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