“The Pastor’s Children” offers a glimpse behind the scenes: what does it mean to be a pastor’s child. Follow the funny, sad, and absurd stories.
On 14.9.2012 at 2:56 p.m., the cruise ship “Adventure of the Seas” reported the sighting of a damaged rubber dinghy with 13 people on board to the Spanish sea rescue service. A YouTube clip combined with biographical scenes create a choreography that reflects the past, present and future of the travellers on the Mediterranean Sea.
How does disaster management actually work?
Epidemics, crises, attacks: Small and large-scale disasters are played out in Germany on an almost weekly basis. They range from local fire drills to large-scale scenarios with hundreds of participants.
The film shows images from a hidden parallel universe.
Master of Disaster. Training for Disaster.
Two eccentric millionaires have been married for 53 years. Kornelius is the dominant one. Adelheid always goes along with everything without objection. Both lead an individualistic, ascetic and sustainable lifestyle and have a mutually symbiotic relationship. Kornelius’ cancer diagnosis abruptly brings home the fragility of life. From then on, Adelheid prepares herself for widowhood. She begins to emancipate herself and wants to become more independent, for she suspects that she will outlive her beloved husband.
Boris and Marina belong to a formerly proud family of shepherds from the Altai Mountains who lost their livelihood after the collapse of the Soviet Union. When radioactive space debris hits the ground next to their hut one night the clever couple demand compensation from the Russian space agency, Roskosmos, and their story goes around the world. The film starts here, but doesn’t become sensationalist; rather it delves deep into the lives of people who were simply forgotten after distant political changes upended their lives.