• Reflecta Filmfestival 2017

    Planke Nord, Mainz

    11.-13. August 2017

  • For all the curious, the mavericks, the questioning minds,

    time has come to (re)design the future! Instead of dark apocalypses we want to dedicate ourselves brave ideas that connect our world, that let us grow and smilingly sigh. Dare to dream and do it together with us!

    Planke North in Mainz is our this years festival area. Between ship containers we invite you to relax, pause your busy lives, watch inspiring movies and discuss what matters most.

  • Festival program

    The program overview for the weekend

    Friday 11.08.2017

    Impro theatre: Für Garderobe keine Haftung

    7.30 p.m.

    The impro theatre ensemble „Für Garderobe keine Haftung“ will be at Reflecta. Let’s look into the future with an impro show...


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    Music: My Friend The Immigrant

    8.30 p.m.

    It’s hard to find the right words for the following band. The question is, if words are even enough to express what MY FRIEND THE IMMIGRANT is able to create with their music...


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    Film: Free Lunch Society

    10.30 p.m.

    Unconditional basic income was considered a fantasy just a few years ago. Today this utopia is more conceivable than ever before – intensively discussed in every political and scientifical circles.


    Kapura fire show

    12 p.m.

    Flaming torches and fire rings are dancing through the air. Lights flashing through the darkness, fire ropes spread out in hissing circles and fire sticks spin up in the air. Come into the world of flames and enjoy an extraordinary show with music, acrobatics and of course FIRE.


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  • Saturday 12.08.2017

    Speakers, workshops and networking

    Starting at 3.00 p.m.

    From 3 to 7 pm visionaries from the rhine-main area introduce their ideas and projects at Planke Nord. In the workshops you have the opportunity to deepen your knowledge...


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    Music: Casey Keth

    7 p.m.

    Originally feeling home in Soul, Hip Hop and Electronical music, Casey Keth was drawn from the blinking lights of his studio to piano, guitar and pencil. His voice and instruments guarantee permanent goose bumps…


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    Artivist Award

    9.30 p.m.

    It’s already the 6th time Reflecta awards the Reflecta Artivist for short movies. The prize is endowed with 500 euros and honors inspiring art…

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    Audience vote and award ceremony

    11.30 p.m.

    During the evaluation, the winner movie of last year will be shown.

    Party at the club container

    12 p.m.

    Let’s celebrate!

  • Sunday 13.08.2017

    The visionary bike tour

    2.00 - 5.00 p.m.

    Hop on your bike and join us for an expedition tour of Mainz’s future. Learn about visionary places and discuss ideas with other visionaries over picnic.




    Starting at 4 p.m.

    Let’s wrap-up and conclude the workshop day (Saturday) and the visionary bike tour. During the workshops you have the chance to enhance your knowledge and at the end you can do networking as much as possible…


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    Music: Binyo

    7 p.m.

    Sometimes strong, sometimes thoughtful , sometimes ironic…

    Binyo impresses in a faint way. The singer, songwriter shrinks small and big life experiences into nice short stories…



    Film: How to Let Go of the World and Love All The Things Climate Can't Change

    21:30 Uhr

    In his latest movie, oscar nominated director Josh Fox continues his deeply personal film style and travels through 12 countries to answer the question...

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  • Partners & Cooperations

    We thank everybody making Reflecta happen.

    Triodos Bank
    shout out loud
    The Grameen Creative Lab
    Für Garderobe keine Haftung
    Inka Vigh
    sensor Mainz
    zauberware technologies
    good jobs
    Cool Ideas Society
    Good Impact
    LE MONDE diplomatique
    Frankfurter Rundschau
    enorm Magazin
    sensor Mainz
    journal frankfurt
  • PLANKE NORD - Mainz

    Planke Nord in Mainz is this year’s festival hub. Between old shipping containers we’ll invite you to lay down on self-made wooden furniture and the grass in front of a big stage to stretch out all your extremities, get out of your everyday life routine, watch movies, be philosophical and discuss.

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