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.
Home Is Where The Light Is O ljudeh, ki so v kinu doma
Tina Lagler, Blaž Miklič / Slovenia / 2023 / 23 min / Slovene
A short documentary film based on a story as narrated by three cinema operators talking about the past, the present, and the future of their profession. Franci Milošič talks about the golden age of cinema operators. Here to tell their story are also the city cinema operator Bojan Bajsič and festival cinema operator Polona Kuzman, who gives us a glimpse into the hidden world of cinema.
The Ornithologist O ornitólogo
João Pedro Rodrigues / Portugal, France, Brazil / 2016 / 118 min / English, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese
Foregrounding a lonesome birdwatcher, The Ornithologist is a mystical journey blending religious rapture and blasphemous naturalism, offering a personal take on the myth of Saint Anthony of Padua, the patron saint of Lisbon.
Fire Will Come O que arde
Oliver Laxe / Spain, Luxembourg, France / 2019 / 85 min
After serving time for setting a fire, a taciturn man returns to his home town (and the scene of the crime) in Galician hills. A wonderfully meditative, melancholic tale about everything that is at stake in a vulnerable ecosystem where man and nature have largely managed to stay untouched by the greedy hand of modern society.