A German film, based on the screenplay by the Slovenian screenwriter and director Blaž Kutina, won the special jury and best actress awards at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. In addition, it received a special mention of the jury at the 2019 Liffe festival.
Kinodvorišče / First screening
The Lighthouse The Lighthouse
Wednesday, 03. 06. 2020 / 20:30 / Main Hall
Robert Eggers, the director of the highly acclaimed rural chiller The Witch, returns with a hypnotic, hallucinatory psychological thriller. Shot on 35mm film, it is a story about two lighthouse keepers (played by Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson) on an isolated island in the Atlantic at the end of the 19th century.
Little Joe Little Joe
Thursday, 04. 06. 2020 / 20:30 / Main Hall
According to its director Jessica Hausner (Lourdes), the film is meant to be “a parable about the secrets we carry within ourselves”. The lead actress received the Best Actress Award at Cannes.