„Salma“ von Kim Longinotto im Panorama der Berlinale 2013

     |    Thursday, der 7. February 2013  |     1

von Miete Steinmann „Sie ist ein gutes Mädchen, aber zu schlau und die ganze Zeit wütend.“ So spricht ein Vater über seine Tochter, Salma, die er neun Jahre lang weggesperrte – bis sie sich bereit erklärte, den für sie erwählten Bräutigam zu heiraten. Denn in den muslimischen Dörfern im tamilischen Südindien ist das bis heute 

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PRIDE OF PLACE – Kim Longinotto’s Debut

     |    Thursday, der 18. March 2010

In 1976  Kim Longinotto (then called Kimona Landseer and still a film student) and Dorothea Gazidis directed PRIDE OF PLACE about Longinotto’s boarding school (from which she was expelled) in Buckinghamshire/Britain. Later films such as HOLD ME TIGHT LET ME GO (about a boarding school for “difficult” children and teenagers) are foreshadowed thematically and stylistically 

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Kim Longinotto Speaks with Lou Bolch (Community Channel)

     |    Sunday, der 7. March 2010

Journalist Lou Bolch interviews Kim Longinotto, director of DAY I WILL NEVER FORGET, SHINJUKU BOYS, HOLD ME TIGHT LET ME GO, RUNAWAY, DIVORCE IRANIAN STYLE, HIDDEN FACES and SISTERS IN LAW. Watch the interview on Community Channel. Longinotto explains her unique approach to filming difficult subject matter and intimate situations. She reminisces about the strong 

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Kim Longinotto receives 2010 Outstanding Achievement Award

     |    Wednesday, der 20. January 2010

Kim Longinotto Named 2010 Outstanding Achievement Award Recipient The Hot Docs Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has chosen celebrated UK filmmaker Kim Longinotto as the recipient of its Outstanding Achievement Award, which will be presented at the Hot Docs Awards Presentation on Friday, May 7, at the Isabel Bader Theatre. As 

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About Kim Longinotto

     |    Friday, der 26. June 2009

Kim Longinotto’s films have won countless awards and have been shown at major film festivals around the world.  Loginotto is an acclaimed, respected and highly admired documentary filmmaker who uses the camera to bring faraway places up close.  She merges into the world of those she portrays, almost to the point of disappearing. You find 

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