Past Screenings & Events 2016 | Page 6 | DocHouse

GRAY MATTERS

Dir: Marco Orsini

Gray Matters explores the long, fascinating life and complicated career of architect and designer Eileen Gray, whose uncompromising vision defined and defied the practice of modernism in decoration, design and architecture.  

UK Premiere: FIRE AT SEA + Q&A

Dir: Gianfranco Rosi

Winner of the Golden Bear for Best Film at the Berlin Film Festival 2016, Gianfranco Rosi’s incisive, poignant and deeply moving portrait of the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa - and the humanitarian crisis occurring in the seas around it...

TROUBLEMAKERS

Dir: James Crump

Troublemakers unearths the history of a cadre of renegade New York artists who transcended the gallery setting by producing earthworks on a monumental scale. This film reveals the wild and tumultuous history of the land art movement.

PEAK

Dir: Hannes Lang

Skiing. One of the most popular leisure activities in the winter: perfect powder snow, mountains, fresh air and après ski. Over the course of one year Peak follows the building and production processes around winter tourism...

TPE-TICS + Director Q&A

Dir: Jessica Lin Wan-Yu

“Why do I stand on the stage like this? Because I am a mental disorder of the 20th century,” declares eccentric musician Huang Dawang, also a noise performer, a music aficionado and a member of the music label, Kandala Records; 

THE SEVENTH FIRE

Dir: Jack Pettibone Riccobono

Presented by Terence Malick, this new doc explores the Native American gang crisis in Minnesota. A haunting, visually arresting portrait capturing the Ojibwe community's cultural heritage coming apart at the seams.

NO LAND'S SONG

Dir: Ayat Najafi

The Islamic revolution of 1979 banned female singers from appearing in public in Iran, stopping them from performing solo, unless to an exclusively female audience. Determined to fight back against the cruel ban, Sara Najafi plans...