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Screening Schedule
Friday, March 14, 2014
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Monday, March 17, 2014
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Friday, March 21, 2014
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Sunday, March 23, 2014

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All screenings have Greek subtitles.
Michael Obert

2013 Song from the Forest

Song from the Forest / Michael Obert

As a young man, American Louis Sarno heard a song on the radio that gripped his imagination. He followed the mysterious sounds all the way to the Central African rainforest and found their source with the Bayaka Pygmies. He never left. Today, twenty-five years later, Louis Sarno has recorded over 1,000 hours of unique Bayaka music. He is a fully accepted member of the Bayaka society and has a 13-year-old son, Samedi. Once, when Samedi was a baby, he became seriously ill. Louis held his son in his arms through a frightful night and made him a promise: “If you get through this, one day I’ll show you the world I come from.” Now the time has come to fulfill his promise, and Louis travels with Samedi to New York City. Together, they meet Louis’s family and old friends, including his closest friend from college, Jim Jarmusch. A modern epic between rainforest and skyscrapers.

Director:Michael Obert
Cinematography:Siri Klug
Editing:Wiebke Grundler
Sound:Marian Mentrup
Producer:Alexandre Tondowski, Ira Tondowski
Format:DCP Color
Production Country:Germany-USA-Central African Republic
Production Year:2013
World Sales:Deckert Distribution, Germany T. +49 341 2156 638 F. +49 341 2156 639
VPRO Award for Best Feature Length Documentary – IDFA 2013, The Netherlands
Screening Schedule
JOHN CASSAVETES:Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 20:00 | ID:656
PAVLOS ZANNAS:Friday, March 21, 2014 - 20:00 | ID:726
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