Nelly Ternan is a married mother and respected schoolteacher, but painful memories of a forgone romance continue to haunt her. As a young actress, she had been the great passion and muse of Charles Dickens. But in Victorian society, secrecy was the price they had to pay to not hurt themselves or those close to them. For Nelly, this meant a life of “invisibility” in the shadow of the genius she loved and had inspired. (English spoken)
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.