O Beautiful Night O Beautiful Night
Xaver Böhm / Germany / 2019 / 89 min / Korean, German, Russian
Replete with dark oneiric images evocative of human mortality, this unusual nocturnal odyssey stars Slovenian actor Marko Mandić in a leading role.
Of Horses and Men Hross í Oss
Benedikt Erlingsson / Iceland, Germany, Norway / 2013 / 81 min / English, Icelandic, Swedish
In a remote Icelandic village, a man and a woman fall in love. But while they love each other deeply, he also loves his priceless mare and she is obsessed with her hotblooded black stallion…This countryside mosaic of love and death is one of Iceland’s most acclaimed films of recent years.
Official Competition Competencia oficial
Gastón Duprat, Mariano Cohn / Spain, Argentina / 2021 / 114 min / Spanish
Penélope Cruz and Antonio Banderas make fun of themselves in this biting satire about the weird, arrogant creatures populating the world of high – and not so high – art.
Oh Mercy! Roubaix, une lumière
Arnaud Desplechin / France / 2019 / 119 min / French
A true-crime based film noir in which director Arnaud Desplechin (A Christmas Tale, Jimmy P) and his protagonist, police chief Daoud, seek the inner light in people.
M. Night Shyamalan / USA / 2021 / 108 min / English
M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense) unveils a chilling, mysterious new thriller about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that the secluded beach where they are relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age rapidly … reducing their entire lives into a single day.
On Body and Soul Testről és lélekről
Ildikó Enyedi / Hungary / 2017 / 116 min / Hungarian
In this unconventional love story, two introverted people, both workers at a meat-processing plant, find out by chance that they share the same dream every night. Although puzzled and frightened at first, they begin to accept this strange coincidence and try to recreate what happens in their shared subconscious.
On Chesil Beach On Chesil Beach
Dominic Cooke / United Kingdom / 2017 / 110 min / English
A young couple from different backgrounds are fatally marked by the constraints of their time. Screenplay adapted by acclaimed British novelist Ian McEwan from his bestselling novel.
On Our Own Land Na svoji zemlji
France Štiglic / Slovenia / 1948 / 106 min / Slovene / 13+
Set in the Slovenian coastal region of Primorska during World War II, the film depicts the final years of the Liberation Struggle. After the capitulation of Italy, the region falls under German occupation. German officer Kutschera arrives at the valley of Baška grapa, determined to weed out the “bandits”. But the local population is on the side of the partisans. To the villagers the struggle is a chance to liberate themselves from foreign rule.