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Kurdish Filmfestival in Leipzig

We are glad to announce our Kurdish Filmfestival!

From 12th to 14th of November, we will show seven movies from different parts of Kurdistan and from the kurdish Diaspora. The Filmfestival will take place in the CineDing (Karl-Heine-Straße 83). With this event, we want to give you the opportunity to get to know kurdish film arts. We also offer you an insight into the multifaceted kurdish cultures that are rich in tradition.

For this, we invite all people from Leipzig to come!

Apart from the movies, there will also be kurdish food, music and a discussion the director Beston Zirian. We are also pleased to show you as premiere the Movie „Ein Hemd fürs Fest“ (A shirt for the festival) in kurmanci with german subtitles.

The programm:

Thursday, the 12th of Nov.

19:00 Half Moon

22:00 Der Imker (The beekeeper)


Friday, the 13th of Nov.

19:00 Min Dit

20:45 Suprise short movie

22:00 Schildkröten können fliegen (Turtles can fly)


Saturday, the 14th of Nov.

19:00 Bekas

21:00 Concert

22:00 My Sweet Pepper Land