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

Thursday November 2 --- 20 h (8 pm)


12 Hours

Emre Mirza
Netherlands / 2022 / 0:30:00

The last 12 hours in the life of a patriarch who cannot have any physical contact with his family due to COVID-19 restrictions. The conflict brings out festering issues amongst the family until a 9-year-old girl ventures close to the dying man. She makes a connection with him that catalyses confrontations and resolutions.



Karim Azimi
Iran / 2023 / 0:13:20

Some immigrants by the sea are waiting for them to cross the sea. A young couple with other immigrants are going to the light of the world, but they have problems when their child is born. "Survivor" of human migration from dangerous sea borders, who risk their lives just to have a normal and free life. In 2022, more than 3,000 people have lost their lives at sea borders.



The Age Of Innocence

Maximilian Bungarten
Germany / 2022 / 0:20:00

Lev works at a construction site in a new suburban residential area in Western Germany. But things change, friends will leave and the forest becomes a place of desire .



Naz Caybasi
Turkey / 2023 / 0:10:39

One day, a girl living in a village sees blood on her panties. She’s having menstruation, but she doesn't know what it is. She hesitates to ask someone and tries to discover on her own. She finally finds an answer, but that answer is only the part of the cycle she’s in.


About a Priest on Rain Boots

Over een pastoor op regenlaazen
Wessel Van Wanrooij
Netherlands / 2022 / 0:29

The 80-year-old Jozias suffers from dementia. One morning, when he needs to get help for his wife, he ends up in an odyssey that brings him further away from his home and from himself. Just as he is lost in the middle of a huge forest, he meets an armed young lady. Their encounter happens to be the start of an unexpected journey.





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