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Wieczorek is a critic living in Paris.

The hunt for our genetic past 

Christian Frei, Maxim Arbugaev: Genesis 2.0
In Genesis 2.0 we follow Siberian hunters in search of animal carcasses buried in the Siberian permafrost. If only one living cell can be retrieved from here, the artificial reconstruction of the mammoth can become a reality.   

The Invisible Facebook Moderators

Hans Block, Moritz Riesewieck: The Cleaners
The global social media platforms 'cleaners' live in harsh communities and in relatively disordered conditions compared to those they clean up after.

Rwanda's calm after the storm

Christophe Cotteret: Inkontanyi
Inkontanyi by Christophe Cotteret is a profound and detailed film about the background to the internal conflict in Rwanda – from western colonial times to the present day.

Thoughtful about the click culture

Jordan Brown: Stare Into The Lights My Pretties
Stare Into The Lights My Pretties explores how people are affected by the all-consuming need to be up-to-date and online. 

Power and resistance

Irene Langemann: Pavlensky – Man and Might
Irene Langemann's documentary on Pjotr ​​Pavlenskij poses the question: Faced with extreme repression by the state, what can an individual do, other than resort to extreme actions?

The war as a show

Obaidah Zytoon, Andreas Dalsgaard: The War Show
What does a radio DJ do when her homeland turns into one of the world's most gruesome battlefields? Obaidah Zytoon chose to make a documentary about it.

The deadly legacy of colonialism

Jude Ratnam: Demons in Paradise
A documentary on oppressors and murders that finally ended in Sri Lanka.

To escape from a prison community

Camilla Magid: Land of the Free
Land of the Free is about the many who fall outside of American cities. 

The evil or the unbearable?

Barbet Schroeder: Le Vénérable W. ("The Honorable W.")
Now, with the banishment of the royals: The last part of Barbet Schroeder's Trilogy of Evil deals with the Buddhist monk Ashin Wirathu – the primus engine for anti-Muslim doings and barns in Myanmar.