Film Under the Stars 2016
The Lobster The Lobster
Yorgos Lanthimos / Ireland, Greece, Netherlands, United Kingdom, France / 2015 / 118 min / English, French
A love story set in the near future where single people are arrested and transferred to The Hotel. There they are obliged to find a mate in 45 days. If they fail, they will be transformed into an animal of their choosing.
Grímur Hákonarson / Iceland, Denmark / 2015 / 93 min / Icelandic
In a remote Icelandic farming valley, two brothers who haven’t spoken in 40 years have to come together in order to save what’s dearest to them – their sheep.
Todd Haynes / USA, United Kingdom / 2015 / 118 min / English
In an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s seminal novel The Price of Salt, Carol follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York.
The Commune Kollektivet
Thomas Vinterberg / Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden / 2016 / 111 min / Danish
The Commune reunites Danish director Thomas Vinterberg with scriptwriter Tobias Lindholm (The Hunt) in a story that focuses on the clash between personal desires versus the solidarity and tolerance in a commune in the mid-1970s.
Captain Fantastic Captain Fantastic
Matt Ross / USA / 2016 / 120 min / Slovene subtitles, English / 13+
Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, isolated from society, a devoted father (Viggo Mortensen) dedicates his life to transforming his six young children into extraordinary adults. But when a tragedy strikes the family, they are forced to leave this self-created paradise and begin a journey into the outside world.