Three friends embark on a trip to the seaside, just like the one they did in high school. But they are no longer the kids they used to be. Will their friendship survive? This generational road movie is – as many critics in Slovenia and abroad noted – the more-than-promising debut of director Nejc Gazvoda. Variety selected the film for its “Ten European Filmmakers to watch” section presented at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. Slovene spoken. English subtitles.
The Mole Agent El Agente Topo
Thursday, 27. 01. 2022 / 21:00 / Small Hall
When a family become concerned about their mother’s well-being in a retirement home, private investigator Romulo hires the 83-year-old Sergio to become a resident and a mole inside the home. While gathering intelligence, the charming senior soon becomes close to several residents and realises the truth beneath the surface is not what anyone had suspected.
Parallel Mothers Madres paralelas
Friday, 28. 01. 2022 / 18:00 / Main Hall
The latest offering from Almodóvar explores the complex nature of a woman and mother while touching on historical events associated with the Spanish Civil War.