Kasper Rune Larsen / Denmark / 2017 / 90 min / Danish
Without judgement and with respectful proximity, Kasper Rune Larsen’s debut film paints a realistic portrait of young people and the complex multiplicity of their realities.
Peter Mackie Burns / United Kingdom / 2017 / 90 min / English
A characters study of a pleasure-seeking yet vulnerable woman who has reached a point in her life when a confrontation with oneself is inevitable.
Darkest Hour Darkest Hour
Joe Wright / USA, United Kingdom / 2017 / 125 min / English, French, German
During the early days of World War II, with the fall of France imminent, Britain faces its darkest hour as the threat of invasion looms. While manoeuvring his political rivals, the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill must confront the ultimate choice: negotiate with Hitler and save the British people at a terrible cost or rally the nation and fight on against incredible odds.
Daughter of Mine Figlia mia
Laura Bispuri / Italy, Switzerland, Germany / 2018 / 100 min / Italian
Ten year old Viktoria has a warm and loving relationship with her mother Tina. But their peaceful life in the Sardinian countryside is disturbed by the girl’s discovery that the local party animal Angelica is her biological mother.
Days of Madness Dani ludila
Damian Nenadić / Croatia, Slovenia / 2018 / 72 min / Croatian
A documentary that transports us into the hidden world of mentally atypical and neglected people who have been institutionalised and molded into patients through drugs-based therapy. Through carefully documented moments in the lives of two individuals, the film raises the question as to where madness truly lies here.
Mariam Hačvani / Georgia, Ireland, United Kingdom, Croatia, Netherlands, Qatar / 2017 / 97 min / Georgian
A young girl challenges the deep-rooted traditions of her patriarchal culture, customs that still survive in Georgia’s remote rural areas.