Feel the Rhythm
With the drummer Axel Meier we discover the groove from Brazil. – SAMBA! All the drums and sticks are there, waiting to be played by you. Nobody needs any prior knowledge. Come along and yourself be carried away by the power of the drums.
20ies solo charleston
Let yourself be taken back to the glamorous world of the 20s and dance the Charleston of the 20s! You learn the dance steps and movements from the origins of jazz.
Natalie Mayroth writes about politics, about women, about everything between pop and subculture – and travels between Berlin and Asia to find new stories. Sounds interesting? For you, the award-winning „creative pilot” will come to us to tell you more about her work.
A treasure chest!
Certainly there is something very valuable in it…
But the lock is very tricky!
At the very end, the treasure chest will disclose its secret!
Virtual Hate Speech
Looking Away? Listening? Resistance? The ichbinhier e.V. sensitizes the public to this topic and encourages actors who fight against Hate Speech. Sarah Gassenmann will show you how!
the New Right
They are open, hip, intellectual & advertise conservative role models with female faces. The “Identitarian Movement” is currently the most influential and dangerous current of the New Right. Learn more about the so-called Nipsters, patriots* and anti-feminists*.
With performance poetry, experimental sounds and chants in Khoekhoegowab, a Southern African language spoken in Namibia, theKhoest is less about history or its colonial evidences, but more so about herstory and its decolonial and healing intention.
The Happy Vulvas
To make the vulva visible, the feminist screenprinting duo want to face shame and insecurity with positive knowledge and openness. Together we print illustrated vulvas on your shirts (bring your own).
Karsten Wiesel captured 8.447 photographs while traveling alongside the 67 km long German-Danish border. By foot, in wellies, by boat through wetlands and canals. The journey resulted an series of photos and a short film which inspires thoughts about nature, national territories and identity.
Enter the bodynopticum. In here it’s dark and soft/pillowy. You are welcomed by three voices. Enter yourself and sink into your own body with us, no matter which silhouettes and contures, shapes and figures, gender or identity. An audio-installation to touch by Golgi Apparatus.
Somewhere you will find it: the blue closet with a big boomy bass. It scrunches and slavers and wants to eat you. In its belly it crushes you with schranz, whale songs, 8-bit, and everything that comes to its mind.
The NGO “Surfrider Foundation” devoted itself to the protection of coasts and seas. How can you contribute? The surfing volunteers will inform you about their running campaigns. Keep the ocean clean!
Located directly on the lake, this site is the most beautiful one on grounds. This year, the Ruplundby crew will build up this floor. Here you will find good cocktails, the finest dance music and sparkling sunsets. Uh, how cheesy.
Non-violent (compassionate) communication: connecting, listening and being heard. That’s what Marcus Strittmatter wants to explore with you.
The artist Emil Nolde once lived and worked on the grounds right next to the festival. You have free admission to the exhibition in the well-curated museum.
Emil Nolde, Two Children Portraits, Watercolor (detail)
© Nolde Stiftung Seebüll
The Horst is haptic – and it is blue. An entity of theater, performance, art, and music. All these things combined in one big spectacle. Go and discover this lucky bag, where everything is possible, but nothing defined.
The meadow your camping on has been freshly mowed for you.The harvested grass is now used to make Silage to feed the animals in winter. Everything as clear as mud? Off to the workout then!
for Cis-Queer-Trans-Women*. Unwanted flirt and sexual assaults – such attacks are part of our everyday life. To handle this situations we need power and strategy. We want to learn from each other and empower ourselves. Share your experience, teach us your favorite offense, scream and yell!
NEUKIRCHEN outdoor pool
In the heated outdoor pool in Neukirchen you can swim a few germ-free lenghts in crystal clear water. There will be a shuttle to the festival area.
The two collectives Körperfunkollektiv and AckerEnsemble have merged and gave birth to a radio-ballet-child: By attending a performative piece about humans handling the earth and vice-versa you can run riot, and afterwards discuss about nature, sustainability, flowers, and bees.
The life of a dike-sheep
The shepherd Christian Nissen gives an introduction to the life of the sheep on the dike and the processes on the sheep farm.
Crystal clear water, white pebble beach, rainbow fish & mermaids. No, not really … The Hülltofter Tief does not fulfill all holiday fantasies, but it is enough for a dip in the cool water!
No fixed opening hours, location or power connection. A kitchen furniture rewards the most curious people with fluid delicious treats. Great drinks in a very small scale, handmade and served with a charming smile. À votre santé!
All children and adults are invited to play! From juggling stuff to bouncy castle – the playground is filled with all kind of games and sports equipment for everyone! Animation is also part of the program.
Vinyasa Yoga with Lucas
It’s all about exploring. While playful dancing, listening to beautiful music or practicing Yoga – we’ll focus on the Yogic-Way of it with a Vinyasa-Flow class. Namasté.
Grab everything that got unnecessarily lost in your care-package and bring it here. Now feel free to raid the varied leftovers-buffet yourself, talk about food waste or join one of our workshops.
world of tea
With Samowar Tea & Records we take a little journey into the world of tea. We will start in India with a frisian tea ceremony and continue to China and Japan to enjoy green tea. (Bring your own cups!)
MUSIC vs. MARKET
It’s his personal act of release against the logic of the market, unbridled capitalism and the steady economization (of all areas of life): The musician Hannes Wittmer (fka. Spaceman Spiff) gives away his new record for free and plays concert on a pay-what-you-want-basis. How does that work? Let’s ask him.
The street musician from Manchester only needs his guitar, a mic and his exceptional voice to make the people passing by on the street stop and listen to him. His beard is making up for the missing bass.
SHORTFILMS & art house cinema
In our cinema tent you will find a complex short film program by young film artists as well as various feature films.
During the festival the friendly plants grace the art area. On Saturdays they are looking for a ride into your homelike nests.
ABOUT A POSITIVE FOOTPRINT
Factories, from which clean water flows; houses, that produce more energy than they use; farms, that fertilise barren desert ground… Kerstin explains the principle “cradle to cradle” for you, because production can also cause good things.
Hermigervill is one of Iceland’s top electronic music wizards and his sound has made a great impact on the Icelandic music scene for years. His live show, which has toured all over the world, is a refreshing mix weird beats featuring a quirky array of analog synths, drum machines and unique visuals.
You can have a small portrait of yourself made in the picture box in a matter of seconds, instead of just making a series of selfie. We do not issue a guarantee for similarity!
In the midst of a cornfield Kluntjes reopens its area for utopian dreams, critical thoughts and smart ideas. Together with you we want to put up creative and motivating sails – for a peaceful society of solidarity.
LIVE COMPOSING WITH TRACK15
Mobile phone, laptop or paper? Music writing with the composer collective – from film soundtrack to theater and pop music! The tonal, experimental, or even improvised sound depends on your decision. A DIY with Q & A.
Pastor Leumund & mittekill
The real-dadaism itinerant preacher Leumund collects slogans for maniacs. Friedrich Greiling aka Mittekill creates discourse-disco-hymns between hysteria and potted plants. Focus!
Mimicry Theatre (Sonja Ewald) combines theatre, dance and mask-performance with storytelling about nature and sustainability. It’s physical theatre for everyone from 4 years old on. The audience experiences themes like insects and biodiversity.
Trained at „Accademia Teatro Dimitri“ Anna Kuch constructs grotesque masks and puppets. Connecting fine art, poetry and an absurd sense of humor she creates a small universe where objects become creatures.
1,5% of the global energy consumption is used for the production of chemical fertilizer. At the same time people excrete the nutrients which plants need for growing, every single day. In accordance Florian Augustin of “ÖKlo” will explain to you how you make use of our daily visit to the toilet.
Huckleberry Finn worked up his courage and built a raft, to conquer a new world full of adventures. You don`t need much: wood, rope and a floating body. Everyone can do what Huckleberry Finn did. The Crew of Schluppe shows you how.
AcroYoga with Anne
We start in the festival day with the sun on our face and our feet in the sky. playfully we combine movement and aesthetics. You simply need a towel or blanket. You can come alone or with a partner. We guarantee sore muscles and Endorphins for free! ;)
GOOD LIVE FOR EVERYONE
It doesn’t matter where you look, everywhere is a crisis and all these crisis’s have a connection to each other. The people of the global north live at the expense of others – and this tactic seems to be extremely stable. How could change work? With solidarity?! A workshop by Jonas Lage (ILA-collective).
AcroYoga with Kolja & Jessi
Surprised yourself & go up in the air. Together we want to experience the dynamic energy of acrobatics in an introductory workshop. We share our love to move. Be prepared to find a new way of energy-exchange.
Städte Speed Dating
Your chance to discover and lern to love different cities in a very short time! On the side, we discuss urban features for the life quality in a city and the relation between urban innovation and urban research. Photo: Alexander Probst
HAMMER-TIME WITH QOCO
„Qoco“ means quality of clean oceans. It means protecting and saving the ocean. While doing that we’ve been collecting all kinds of beach goods from several clean ups. Now SEAking our way to you guys to create some sick handmade jewellery and causing some commOCEAN! (Keep your result.)
Live audio play, surreal dream episodes, our favorite children’s books. In the evening you can cuddle up while we read.
Five guys question everything and rebuild everything. You can hear the clattering, chugging, hissing and puffing in their theatrical laboratories.
Tetrapak- Portemonnaie Workshop
The popular festival accessory Tetrapak becomes a wallet in this workshop. A few kinks, a few cuts and garbage turn into a useful object.
Dansk Spejderkorps Sydslesvig
The Dige Group is the scout group of the danish minority in the south of Schleswig. Enjoy the company an bake a bread together over the campfire.
Vinyasa Yoga with Lillit
Move your spine! Let’s get out of the tent and off to the mat and enjoy the flowing and dynamic Vinyasa Yoga. Yoga is for everybody!
A young man of remarkable appearance brings wonderful moments and amusement to you. Enjoy the handmade miracles and small curiosities that leave a pleasant kind of amazement.
What could be more beautiful than a big bonfire under the starry sky of North Frisia? Join the scouts and make popcorn and stick bread together and listening to the crackling of the fire.
The InkPanthers are roaming around in the forth frisian steppe again and cover you in the right festival skin. Whether a bird of paradise, tiger, flamingo or unicorn – for every creature they will find an awesome painting. Temporary tattoos for contemporary people!
This year the Anderswo Crew from Bremen will takeover our largest indoor stage. It’s getting hot, loud and tight inside. Here you can really let it all hang out.
Djane Sündemann & Franz-Xaver Franz
Djane Sündemann and Franz-Xaver Franz are the incumbent World Champions of Speed Hating. Just listen one minute to their special sport discipline “Diskurs-Werfen” and you become the biggest fan of this emotional extreme sport.
DEMOCRACY CHOOSED BY LOT
Drawing lots instead of elections – an alleged method against the rising problem of political representation. What is the history behind that concept and could it work out? A group of supporters and makers explains that to you.
When we suddenly face right-wing slogans in our everyday life, we often end up speech-less. In this workshop we will look at strategies that allow us to contradict slogans, we will examine common right-wing positions and we will practice arguing while standing for solidary alternatives.
Lemonaid & ChariTea e.V.
How can drinking a bottle of soda support a farming cooperative in South Africa? How messy does this get? The Lemonaid & ChariTea Foundation will show you the complexity behind the drinks.
People from Hamburg answer existential questions and give an insight in their personal fews on the world. During that process it is more important what they say than who they are.
Lisa, Ruth und Enya encounter and reflect on their menstruation and the existing images and assumptions in society
We see the decreasing of rain forests and glaciers, know about the finity of nature but won’t let go of endless growth. Why do we foster this growth although we know that it can’t be infinite?
The G20 summit as shop window of modern police word. A film about the actions of police and justice in Hamburg 2017.
A film, that is discussing the increasing competition in education and the pressure to perform and exhibits comments of different people on the issue of education.
Hannah, in a love-hate relationship with her vagina, chronicles how her feelings toward her sexuality have changed over time. Like that one moment when she discovered the vibration function of her PlayStation controller.
What Crabs eat
In search of a culinary education, and more importantly a free meal, the President of Schlappeland invites himself to be wined and dined by local sailor, Jin.
Will she be able to satisfy his hungry demands?
How far can we go to make our political point of view public? And how can we create our own subversive action? Visit the Peng! collective to learn all about the tools and proccesses behind a successful (or not so successful) action.
Rescue ships in the Mediterranean Sea are increasingly blocked by authorities. The Iuventa of the NGO Jugend Rettet was seized in 2017 and some volunteers are facing 20 years in prison for their humanitarian work. Q&A with Iuventa crew and Seebrücke activists after the film.
YOUR OWN BEESWAY WRAP
Gaia Wrap is a natural and reusable wrapping film – and a practical answer to an urgent problem: plastic waste. Feel welcome to produce you own individual beeswax wrap together with the team of Gaia, background information included.
ENERGETIC NORTH FRIESLAND
Windfarms, e-tractors, economy for the common good… Things are changing in North Friesland. Be ready for some interesting projects. And then it’s on you: What can you really do for a sustainable future? Fridays for Future-activists will help you.
Here you can find the producer market, the ONKEL EMMA kiosk, a tourist information for the region and the barbecue area.
Women’s Voice - India’s Choice
A documentation about Indian women and their fights, challenges, reflexions, hopes and dreams. The attempt to a universal view on Indian women without prejudices and at meeting them on equal terms.
The publishing house MamiVerlag specialises in independent comic books and is preparing for its grand Comeback with a new team! Old and new artists will perform a comic reading, telling extraordinary stories with unusual pictures.
The publishing house MamiVerlag exhibits projects out of the ordinary that show what comics can be and what they can do apart from the mainstream media.
Everyone can draw! In this workshop, we give an overview of comic as a medium, inspire to tell your own stories in pictures and, of course, draw draw draw. One course for kids and one for adults.
Via microphone and beamer, Hamburgian Comicartists offer a glimpse into their work. Panel after panel, they reveal a unique perspective of the world, whimsical, pensive and funny.
A spontaneous meet-up of images and sound: animation, cello, super 8, guitar. A whirling and flickering experiment for both eye and ear.
The German ultra-right-winged party (AfD) is outraged: The theater group “nö” is neither educational for “the people” nor does it identify with this country. Therefore, it is strongly advised not to visit this presentation.
Her Highnes smokes herself through the big ones: Love, Death, Sex, Politics and Economy. And meanwhile, she very casually continues her development of the perfect nuclear double-blast.
Life-Coach Thomas R. Doxa is Theseus (yes, the one from Greek mythology). He takes and kidnaps you to the world of self-optimization with his coaching-technique and a touch of Greek mythological spirit.
A meeting in the disagreement. On the borders of performative arts, mixing circus, contemporary dance and physical theatre, exploring the relation of domination and power that affect the clarity of making essential decisions. Plastic or water?
Take it Easy
How can places be created in which you can think about new ideas and try new stuff? Discover the possibilities to create your urban sourroundings. You can find ways to put your projects for “Commonville” into practise and lern more about difficulties and support you can get.
Dashing down the alley of Punk, this tall Berliner will capture your attention from the first chord on. On a wild tour through Russia The Hans earned his knighthood title “Bowie’s black eye”, and landed a small Russian hit with Череповец.
How political are love and sexuality today?
During the workshop we will elaborate an overview in which sense politics (economy, democracy, law, etc.), love & sexuality are linked these days. Based on this we want to get new inspirations how we could live love & sexuality differently.
THE LATEST DIET
Less wastefullness, more conscious consumption, fair production, ecological healthy manufacturing. These groups will tell you about their projects: Foodsharing, Marktschärmer, Go!müse and a local farmer. The blogger Deichdeern will guide you through the program.
ALLE ALLES ANPACKEN
Via interactive upcycling modules the team of Zelt 17 explains to you what it is all about the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). But knowledge is not enough, we need to act. That’s why the exhibition will give practical impulses to you, how to make your life more sustainable.
Soldering with Chaos Computer Club
Fun with soldering – we craft dancefloor-eye-catcher. Join the Makers trend and create your own techno-wearable made from LEDs and pegs.