Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Moving closer to the ground, getting to the bottom of things, looking and hearing with precision, perceiving what’s happening close by, oft-unnoticed: these are the ideas that inform the 17th edition of Forum Expanded and the selection of films, installations and performances that will be presented as part of the Berlinale.

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Home When You Return by Carl Elsaesser centres on the passing of a family member. Combining a tour of her empty home with an amateur melodrama produced in the 1950s, the film tangibly evokes a life and an era lost to time.