Internationales Festival Zeichen der Nacht - Berlin - International Festival Signs of the Night


8. Internationales Festival Zeichen der Nacht / Berlin Edition
21th International Festival Signs of the Night / Worldwide

November 1 - 5, 2023
Kino in der Königstadt - - Space : movie members GmbH - Saarbrücker Straße 24 - Berlin Prenzlauer Berg




Space Movie Member

Wednesday November 1 --- 20 h (8 pm)



Bruno Soares
Portugal / 2022 / 0:26:14

In the midst of robbing a house in Lisbon, Jaime is caught by the owner Alberto, who mistakes him for his son. As Alberto and his wife Madalena take him in, Jaime gradually forgets about the robbery.



Fata Morgana

Nitzan Rozen
Israel / 2021 / 0:18:15

Tamara and Firas, a couple, drive in the desert as part of a reality show, while documenting thems1elves with head cameras for the show. She is a prison social worker, he is an ex-convict. A Fata Morgana (mirage) on the road causes an accident. To avoid consequences, they hide the evidence and reshoot everything from the start. But like the mirage they saw, nothing is as it seems.



Raining Grace or Thanks to the Rain

Pluie de grâce ou grâce à la pluie
Chryssa Florou
France / 2023 / 0:10:00

On a rainy day, in a confessional, a woman unexpectedly closes an important chapter of her life.



F*cking Head

Ma Gueule
Grégory Carnoli, Thibaut Wohlfahr
Belgium / 2022 / 0:21:40

Stéphane, 35 years old, has recently moved to Brussels. He returns to his hometown of La Louvière to watch a soccer match with his childhood friends, Luca and Cesare. At the end of the game, they manage to persuade Stéphane to follow them to a Flemish nightclub, "like in the good old days". But the exit does not go as planned: Stéphane is refused entry. This is the beginning of a crazy night that will lead him to discover that we don't choose the way others see us.



All Effort of Men

Jean-Gabriel Périot
France / 2022 / 0:12:45

Whaling has been around for centuries. It seems the fruit of man’s violence, destroying himself by destroying nature. Accompanying the rise of capitalism, the practice survives today, reflecting humans’ eternal destructiveness of nature and the creatures unable to resist them.




Our Males and Females

Wa thakarina wa unthana
Ahmad Alyaseer
Jordan / 2022 / 0:11:04

A father and mother are faced with the painful task of washing their deceased transgender daughter, but when no one agrees to wash her, how far is the father willing to go to make sure his "son" is washed?



Whatremains, Genesis

Lou Fauroux
France 2023 / 0:18:00

Early 2048, Google, which now owns the bulk of the planet, finds a remedy for death in the form of a digital immortality application. Reserved for a rich and powerful male elite, the programme’s source code is stolen by a group of hackers who make it available to everyone.



Competition Short Film, Cinema in Transgression, Documentary - Focus and Thematic programs