When Paul (Johan Heldenbergh) decides to give up his boring but steady office job as a banker, this does not go down well with his children. Their dad wants to pursue his dream and become an actor. Is it a burnout? A midlife crisis? When his ambitious wife Véronique (Hilde De Baerdemaeker) comes home from yet another business trip and hears the news, there's no telling where it will stop. The Schutijzers are a pleasantly disturbed family, but this is going a few bridges too far. According to Véronique, Paul must come to his senses. His youngest daughter Zoë is the only one who believes in her father. She encourages him and joins him in his adventure. What at first seems to be a ridiculous plan, doomed to fail and threatening to tear the whole Schutijzer family apart, ends up being a funny, exciting and moving journey that awakens and enchants the whole family.
Nina and the Hedgehog's Secret Nina et le secret du hérisson
Jean-Loup Felicioli, Alain Gagnol
Saturday, 02. 03. 2024 / 11:30 / Main Hall
10-year-old Nina has always filled her imagination with her dad’s hedgehog diverting stories. But when he loses his job, Nina starts to worry about the future of her family. After hearing rumors of a treasure hidden by the old factory’s boss, Nina and her best friend Mehdi decide to organize a risky hold-up, to share the swag between her father and his fellow co-workers. A crazy adventure begins…
Perfect Days Perfect Days
Saturday, 02. 03. 2024 / 13:20 / Main Hall
Wim Wenders returns to Tokyo to conceive a touching film song about finding beauty in the tiny moments of everyday life. A film with a nostalgic soundtrack featuring the classics of Lou Reed, Patti Smith, Nina Simone, and others, won Koji Yakushi the Best Actor Award in Cannes.