The Door of Return

Partner: AG Kurzfilm

Two black women in a hologram context. The year 2440. Place of residence: Saturn. Racism, sexism & capitalism have been overcome. The destination: Earth. The history of our past echoes into our future. Afro-German history that has been made invisible


Duration: 30min.

Country: Germany

Language: German

Year: 2021

Genre: Documentary, Experimental, Fiction (Drama)

Topic: Adventure, Black Identity, Capitalism, Documentary, Fantasy, History, Human Conduct, Post apocalypse, Racism, Sci-Fi, Society, Space, Women

Cast & Crew

Production company: kalekone film

Writer: Anna Zhukovets, Alina Sander, Sharyhan Osman, Kokutekeleza Musebeni

Cinematographer: Florian Berwanger, Louis Dickhaut

Editor: Denize Galiao

Actors: Joyce Sanha , Nancy Mensah-Offei

Distributor Company: Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München

Sales Agent: Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München

Festivals & Awards


Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF)

Aesthetica Short Film Festival

Flensburger Kurzfilmtage

New Orleans International Film Festival

Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival


San Francisco International Film Festival

Filmfestival Max-Ophüls-Preis


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