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Lichtenberg Cleans Up

The documentary observes a day at the initial reception hostel for refugees AWO

Refugium Lichtenberg. Residents, social workers and staff clean up the

premises of the hostel in a joint action. The hostel is situated in a

prefabricated panel building in GDR-style in an industrial area of Berlin. The

action is completed by a grill party.


Realized with funds from the District Cultural Fund Lichtenberg


Original Title Lichtenberg putzt Director Anna Faroqhi, Haim Peretz Cinematography Haim Peretz, Mohammad Stas Editing Anna Faroqhi Production Faroqhi Peretz Filmproduction, Berlin Year of Production 2016 Format digital file, 1:1,66 Length 4’30 min. First Screening Aug. 2016, AWO Refugium Berlin


Further screenings (amongst others):


W:OW – We Are One World, South Asian Biennial, Kerala, India, Feb. 2017

Hak-Is Short Film Festival, Turkey, Nov. 2017

Cefalu Film Festival, Italy, Dez. 2017

Labyrinth Activity Museum, Berlin, March – May 2017

Dhaka OIC Youth Capital Film Awards, Bangladesh, May 2021

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