Modern Times Review #90

Modern Times Review @ Nordisk Panorama

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School of Hope

Director: Mohamed El Aboudi

A portrait of optimism in the harshest of environments with Morocco's nomadic Oulad Boukais Tribe.


Director: Jonas Poher Rasmussen

Using hand-drawn animation and archival video footage, Flee offers up the space for an Afghan refugee to reveal a secret he’s kept close to his chest until now.


Director: Anna Hildur

Following Icelandic performance art group Hatari who made headlines at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in support of Palestinian rights.


Unusual perspectives on stigmatised subjects: Interview with Frida and Lasse Barkfors

Jan Kinzl speaks with Frida and Lasse Barkfors on the third part of their social stigma trilogy, Raising a School Shooter.

«We noticed quite early on that this year’s films would be a challenge to thematise»

Nordisk Panorama documentary programmers Cecilia Lidin and Hawa Sanneh on the festival's 32nd edition.