We at the Radical Frame Film Festival are proud to announce the sixth edition of SHORT FILM SERIES – Berlin, Germany. We are happy to present original and exciting short films movies from different countries.

Some of these films have received awards in prestigious international festivals and most of them have not been shown in Germany before.

The 2018 SHORT FILM SERIES - Berlin dates are 08 and 09 of May, 2018 with screenings at the Lichtblick Kino.(Kastanienallee 77, Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg 10435, Berlin, Germany  +49 030 44 05 81 79)    https://www.lichtblick-kino.org/


All films are in original version with English subtitles.

Film Schedule and Dates:

May 08, 2018:

19:00 hr


In Ayah's Eyes

Germany  2017

20 min 

Director: David Wagner

For almost two years Natalie’s husband fought as a jihadist in Syria. The two are finally reunited when he returns to Germany. But not for long, as Emin plans on returning to Jihad the next morning - together with Natalie and the baby.



Belgium  2017

23 min 

Directors: Séverine de Streyker, Maxime Feyers 

France meets her son's girlfriend for the first time. She loses control.


Salveger (Anniversary)

Germany/Italy/Turkey  2018

14 min 

Director: Angelica Germana Bozza

Ahmet, a young widowed father and his 9-years old daughter, Rozerîn, left Turkey and started a new life in Germany. Ahmet gives his best to provide Rozerîn a serene childhood. Yet, their life is marked by the absence of Rozerîn's mother. On the anniversary of her death, Ahmet and Rozerîn commemorate her by performing her favorite tradition in their own special and caring way.


Watu Wote (All of Us)

Germany  2017

22 min 

Director: Katja Benrath

For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.



May 09, 2018:

19:00 hr


Journey to Aleppo

Finland/Syria  2016

21 min 

Director: Juuso Lavonen

Short documentary tells a story of Syrian born Finnish citizen Rami Adham who delivers humanitarian aid to the children of the world's most dangerous city, Aleppo.



Germany  2017

23 min 

Director: Charlotte Rolfes

A pigs valve in his heart, that‘s what Heiner - a vegetarian for more than 40 years – is desperately trying to prevent. Lea, Heiners daughter, has to persuade her dad of the surgery, because no one else seems to do it.


Broken (Kaputt)

Germany 2016

7 min 

Directors: Alexander Lahl, Volker Schlecht

An animated documentary shortfilm about Hoheneck, the main prison for women in former East Germany. A film about political imprisonment and forced labor.


Cigarbox Blues

Germany  2017

23 min 

Director: Christopher Kaufmann

Derek is having the blues and this does not only refer to his stage performance. When the singer wakes up in a psychiatry after a suicide attempt, he meets Adam, his devoted fan and at once his pain in the ass. A story about two guitars, three chords and the beginning of an friendship.