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The moral notion of common goods

THE GLOCAL: Citizens' councils can revitalize Europe. Their success depends both on their ability to strengthen the EU's participatory political processes, and on greater responsiveness to citizens' local communities. Here we look at how the first "European Commons Assembly" provided an opportunity for information-based political reforms together – based on social and ecological sustainability.

The healing power of the community

Byung-Chul: The Disappearance of Rituals

RITUALS: According to Byung-Chui Han, the compulsion of neoliberalism to be on, to communicate, to make visible, to be busy, creates reflex, narcissism, depression and an aggressive psychological emptiness.

In the time of the corona: Tourists and roommates

TOURIST OR REFUGEE?: It is first and foremost the role as "tourists" that we experience the strict corona measures. For the wanderers, there are small changes. Can a crisis also revitalize renewed solidarity?

Willing to change your life and meet the moment

Fanny Bräuning: The Journey – A Story of Love (Ever and Ever)

LIFE SPARK: Ten years after Fanny Bräuning's debut film No More Smoke Signals, she has made one of the most personal and intimate documentaries you will ever see – about parents.

Football bans and women's matches

Marwa Zein: Khartoum Offside

SUDANISH WOMEN'S FOOTBALL: When the African dream is not to meet the right one, but to play for the national team.

Celebration of mankind's diversity

Agnès Varda: Varda by Agnès

AGNÈS VARDA: The film pioneer and feminist of the new French wave reflects on his career and conveys a humanistic philosophy of life.

The filmmaker's distinctive look

Elke Werry: 16: 9 – Four TVs in the Fern: Filmmaking Reports

: DIRECTOR: Filmmaker Elke Werry has traveled far and wide and realized documentary film projects for over thirty years.

Into a new age: The feeling of community

DEMOCRACY: The growing skepticism of the authorities is a global trend. Can an increased degree of civic participation and attention to shared responsibility restore trust?