OPEN-AIR-CINEMA

GRRRRR! The program of this year's open-air-cinema is dedicated to the upcoming exhibitions KING OF THE ANIMALS and WILDERNESS. Enjoy a film highlight presented open air in the new old town of Frankfurt. BADIAS offers drinks and barbecue from 7 PM.
The films will be presented in orig­inal language.

GRIZZLY MAN

2005, 103 Min., OmU

In his award-winning documentary Werner Herzog chronicles the life and death of bear enthu­siast Timothy Tread­well. Until his death animal protector Timothy Treadwell lived 13 summers in the natural habitat of the grizzly bears in Alaska. The film includes inter­views with people who knew him and Tread­well's own footage of his inter­ac­tions with grizzly bears, which he captured five years.

DER FLUSS WAR EINST EIN MENSCH

2011, 83 Min.

The documentary movie of German filmmaker Jan Zabeil is about a young backpacker (Alexander Fehling) who is traveling through Africa. Unexpectedly he is stranded in the wild landscapes and loses his orientation. He is fighting with his death, his fear and his own perception.

WILD

2016, 88 Min.

The shy young woman Ania is leading a withdrawn life in her small apartment. On her way to work she is coming across a wolf, which is the trigger for breaking the tacit contract with civilization. In this drama by Nicolette Krebitz, Ania earlessly decides on a life without hypocrisy or an obligatory safety net.

ARTIST FILM NIGHT

Films by different artists on the topic of the upcoming exhibition WILDERNESS will be presented that night.