Lai Kin Chang
An "astronaut" refers to an emigre from Hong Kong who maintains business ties to his homeland. Rong is an astronaut living in Belgium, his girlfriend Lisa still lives in China. Set against the backdrop of the university riots in Hong Kong, The Astronaut shows a long distance relationship being put to the test.
Documentary offering a behind the scenes view of the Brexit negotiations. We follow Guy Verhofstadt, lead negotiator of the European Parliament, for a period of almost two years. A film about the state of our democracy, about how politics are handled in times of social media and populism. How will the European project find a new momentum in the midst of all this?