KOLLATERAL | The Activist – Part I

“In Dutch public television he is described as “”weeds.”” The Dutch secret service condemns him as a terrorist. Yet Willem Engel repeatedly advocates peaceful and non-violent resistance to government measures, such as the imposition of the night-time curfew, which has led to one of the …

KOLLATERAL | The World Champion

Thomas Berthold, 1990 soccer world champion criticizes media and politics at an anti-corona demonstration. He loses his job as a sports commentator for BILD. His wife becomes unemployed as an actress. They both leave Frankfurt and start a new life in Switzerland, not far from …

KOLLATERAL | The Candidate

Professor Dr. Max Otte is an economist, entrepreneur and publicist. A member of the CDU for decades, he has been Chairman of the Union of Values since 2021. Then he is proposed by the “wrong” party as a candidate for the office of Federal President. Friends distance themselves. Publishers take his books out of their programs. The CDU initiates party expulsion proceedings. We accompany Max Otte to the German presidential election on February 13, 2022.

NARRATIVE #96 |  Dr. Julie Ponesse

Canadian philosopher and former ethics professor Julie Ponesse offers insights into her search for humanity in conversation with Robert Cibis. The dominant narrative destroys the spaces for debate, leading to the loss of autonomous thought. Her conclusion: we are alone – without ourselves. The good thing is that, from this space, new and beautiful things can emerge.

CORONA.FILM – Prologue

Everything is different than it once seemed. Things did not have to be this way. Not in Northern Italy, where terrible missteps and political showmanship triggered a global trauma. Nor in the official portrayal of the pandemic in the media, where a single truth was …