On the Other Side S one strane
Zrinko Ogresta / Croatia / 2016 / 85 min / Croatian
The suspense-ridden, emotionally charged psychological drama addresses the concerns of unconditional forgiveness and the haunting demons of the past. Seven Golden Arena Awards at the Pula Film Festival.
Safety Last! Safety Last!
Fred Newmeyer, Sam Taylor / USA / 1923 / 73 min / Silent
A timeless classic from the golden age of silent comedy boasts one of the most iconic shots ever filmed with “the third genius” of silent cinema, Harold Lloyd, hanging desperately from the hands of a skyscraper clock.
The Midwife Sage femme
Martin Provost / France, Belgium / 2017 / 117 min
A story of an unusual friendship between two very different women, starring two titans of French cinema: Catherine Frot and Catherine Deneuve.
Saint Omer Saint Omer
Alice Diop / France / 2022 / 122 min / French
A French director of Senegalese origin immerses herself in the complex case of a young immigrant accused of infanticide, in order – as she puts it – to talk about the unfathomable emotions of a mother and to give a voice to invisible women. The film won the Grand Jury Prize and the Lion of the Future for Best First Film at the Venice Film Festival.
Ben Asamoah / Belgium, Netherlands / 2019 / 81 min
Ben Asamoah’s documentary tackles the hidden industry of Internet scamming, efficiently giving the audience a chance to formulate its own questions about the economic, religious, environmental, historical and ethical aspects of the subject matter.
Sami Blood Sameblod
Amanda Kernell / Sweden, Norway, Denmark / 2016 / 110 min / Swedish / 13+
Elle-Marja is a member of the Sami community and lives in the middle of Lapland in the 1930s. She is enrolled in the local school to gain a basic education, before being expected to return to the folds of her native people as soon as possible. But Elle-Marja begins to suspect this new and different world with its promise of infinite opportunities.