FORGET ALBERTO FOR NOW

Director:

Beina Xu

19'

2020

Germany

A refugee known only as Alberto flies from Athens to Brussels on a fake passport. Three years later, a small crew from Berlin tries to make a film by shooting the landscape of his transit. Things fall apart. They film pigeons instead. The artifice of documentary becomes the subject itself: where do we stand between image and meaning?

Showing in event:

DOCUMENTARY: System Failure

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