A Ciambra A Ciambra
Jonas Carpignano / Italy, USA, France, Sweden / 2017 / 120 min / English, Italian, Romani / 16+
With his film, the result of a long and meticulous observation of a Romani community in Southern Italy, Jonas Carpignano offers a glimpse of a world that is usually closed off to the outside world.
A Fantastic Woman Una mujer fantástica
Sebastián Lelio / Chile, USA, Germany, Spain / 2017 / 104 min / Spanish
Marina and Orlando are in love and planning for the future, when one evening Orlando falls seriously ill and passes away. Instead of being able to mourn, Marina is treated with suspicion by Orlando’s family. She finds herself once again struggling for the right to be herself – a complex, strong and fantastic woman.
A Gentle Creature Krotkaja
Sergej Loznica / France, Germany, Netherlands, Lithuania / 2017 / 143 min / Russian
Inspired by Dostoyevsky’s short story of the same name, the film takes us to a land of crime without punishment, on a journey into the heart of darkness.