Faces Places Visages Villages
Agnès Varda, JR / France / 2017 / 89 min / Slovene subtitles, French
Agnès Varda joins teams up with artist street JR, who shares her love for regular people and their stories to create a warm and soulful road movie – a moving meditation on friendship, transience and the power of art. Winner for Best Documentary at Cannes, and nominated for an Academy Award.
Viggo Mortensen / Canada, United Kingdom / 2020 / 112 min
John Petersen lives with his partner Eric and their adopted daughter in Southern California. His father Willis is a farmer whose attitudes and behaviour belong to a far more traditional era. When Willis travels to Los Angeles for an indefinite stay with John’s family, the two very different worlds collide. Directorial debut by Viggo Mortensen.
Fanny's Journey Le voyage de Fanny
Lola Doillon / France, Belgium / 2016 / 94 min / Slovene subtitles, French / 10+
A suspense-ridden story about a group of children travelling across occupied France to reach the Swiss border. A film about courage and perseverance, portraying events through the eyes of child refugees.
Far from Men Loin des hommes
David Oelhoffen / France / 2014 / 110 min / Spanish, Arabic, French
Algeria, 1954, shortly before the Algerian War: Daru (Viggo Mortensen) is a teacher in a remote mountainous area. He is forced to bring a local farmer to the colonial court to face trial for murder. As the uprising takes root in the valley and the air thickens with hostility, they have to make the perilous journey through the Atlas Mountains.
Fast Convoy Le convoi
Frédéric Schoendoerffer / France / 2016 / 102 min / French
Seven people, four cars and one day to smuggle a good ton of hashish from Málaga in the south of Spain to Paris. Fast Convoy is a road thriller riddled with speed, squeaking tires and adrenalin.