After the police arrest the thieves who took two of her paintings from an Oslo gallery, Barbora Kysilkova is desperate to recover her artwork, but they are nowhere to be found. Intrigued by one of the thieves, Karl-Bertil Nordland, she asks him to sit for...
BEAUTIFUL SOMETHING LEFT BEHIND
New Jersey’s Good Grief counseling center offers a holistic approach to mourning. Filmmaker Katrine Philp presents viewers with a child’s perspective of its programs, offering an affectionate and intimate look at the lives of several children who have recently lost their parents and must navigate their grief by embracing sadness with honesty, bravery, humor, and love. The result is an enlightening film in which the students become our teachers in finding better ways of coping with loss. (Courtesy of MTV Documentary Films)
Winner: Documentary Feature Competition Grand Jury Award, SXSW Film Festival
Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Katrine Philp (Director), Katrine A. Sahlstrøm (Producer), immediately following the film.
DOC NYC Live event: Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 2 ET on Facebook Live– Exploring the film’s themes of how children cope with grief, we hear the expertise of Joe Primo (Good Grief), Vivian Nunez (Too Damn Young), Rebecca Soffer (Modern Loss), and author Carole Geithner.
Nov 11 - Nov 29