As the daughter of a general who is trying to acquire aninventor’s plans for an air defense system, and the lover of a baron who wants the same plans, Asta must choose between love and country. Unlike her gypsy in Das Mädchen ohne Vaterland, here she knows the many meanings of “fatherland.”
In 2002 Stran Brakhage provided the festival with an exceptionally colorful, dynamic handpainted film which he has called SB. It contains all the elements that have dominated Brakhage’s work during the last couple of years and merges the essential ingredients of cinema: color, light and movement.
SF-paraati was the first full-blooded Finnish musical. It brought together the top names of the time: the producer talent T.J. Särkkä, the studio machinery of Suomen Filmiteollisuus, the most popular actors and actresses of the day and the music of Georg Malmstén.
The setting is a cottage below the Aiguille Blanche. The climbers are Monica and Gisler, who have only just met, and Dr. Alfred Gruber, who wants to prove that he is still fit for climbing. The descent is a tragedy as the group slips into the depths.
Is a story about brothers Carlos and Fidel, who are both decorated war heroes. But their closeness will be challenged as they try to win the heart of their common love, Liling. Liling is actually their adopted sister. Now that she is of age, she is free to choose between Carlos and Fidel.
Agnes walks out of school and out of her alcoholic father’s life. She meets Jérome, moves in with him and becomes pregnant. After the birth Agnes drifts into heroin addiction and works as a prostitute to pay for her drugs. Eventually, she becomes HIV positive.
Story of a 7 year old who runs away from an orphanage, she spends two days and nights on her own and during that time has a series of adventures, mostly befriending and helping other people. Meanwhile her teachers and the police are looking for her and in the end she lets them find her.