From homecomings to homelands, homemaking and homesickness, the theme of home runs deep throughout this selection of films - begging the question of what the home is; a physical space or something much deeper?

Films in this category

Winter Sleep

Nuri Bilge Ceylan 2014 196 Min
Aydin, a former actor, runs a small hotel in central …

Metamorphosen

Sebastian Mez 2012 84 Min
Settled somewhere in nowhere in the south ural region in …

Couchmovie

Isabel Braak 2013 55 Min
In four episodes, the film portrays the encounters between “couch …

Backpack

Thorsten Wenning 2014 81 Min
In the thirst for adventure young teacher Daniel heads off …

It's us

Nick Reding 2013 92 Min
Ni Sisi portrays a typical Kenyan community: a harmonious muddle …

Arlette. Courage is a Muscle.

Florian Hoffmann 2015 52 Min
A journey from Africa to Berlin turns into an unexpected …

Show Me Rio

José Maria Cyrne, Rita Sousa Tavares 2013 41 Min
The best way to discover a city is through its …

Hackney Lullabies

Kyoko Miyake 2011 11 Min
Every night under Hackney skies, mothers from faraway lands create …

Zen for Nothing

Werner Penzel 2016 100 Min
"Zen for Nothing" tells of the experiences of Sabine Timoteo …

The Amazing Catfish

Claudia Sainte-Luce 2013 87 Min
Claudia, a lonely young woman, works in a supermarket. One …

Winter Nomads

Manuel von Stürler 2012 90 Min
Carole and Pascal set off in winter for the migration …

Song from the Forest

Michael Obert 2013 97 Min
As a young man, Louis Sarno heard a song on …

A Man, His Lover, and His Mother

Marcel Gisler 2013 106 Min
Lorenz Meran, (40) a successful gay author suffering acute writers' …

Sidewalls

Gustavo Taretto 2011 90 Min
Martín and Mariana are slightly damaged people who live in …

Corn Island

George Ovashvili 2014 96 Min
Swollen up by the spring inundation, the river falls down …

The Fencer

Klaus Härö 2015 90 Min
Fleeing from the Russian secret police because of his controversial …

In the Basement

Ulrich Seidl 2014 82 Min
People and their cellars are a very unique duo. The …

Lamb

Yared Zeleke 2015 90 Min
When Ephraim, an Ethiopian boy, is sent from his homeland …

The Farewell Party

Sharon Maymon, Tal Granit 2014 89 Min
A compassionate dark comedy about friendship and knowing when to …

Move

Dietrich Brüggemann 2012 118 Min
Eight friends help each other to move - over and …

Rams

Grímur Hákonarson 2015 93 Min
In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live …

Still Walking

Hirokazu Kore-eda 2008 115 Min
Twelve years after their beloved eldest son, Junpei, drowned while …

Inuk

Mike Magidson 2012 86 Min
In Greenland's capital, 16-year-old Inuk lives a troubled life with …
 

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