In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. But when she and her co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment, Elisa’s life is changed forever. From master storyteller Guillermo del Toro comes an other-worldly fable, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America. Winner of the Golden Lion at last year’s Venice Film Festival, two Golden Globes and four Academy Awards, including Best Direction and Motion Picture.
Days of Madness Dani ludila
Friday, 22. 03. 2019 / 16:00 / Small Hall
A documentary that transports us into the hidden world of mentally atypical and neglected people who have been institutionalised and molded into patients through drugs-based therapy. Through carefully documented moments in the lives of two individuals, the film raises the question as to where madness truly lies here.
Friday, 22. 03. 2019 / 16:30 / Main Hall
In this sensitive film, a woman searches for a rare medicinal herb in the depths of a magical forest only to discover traces of her own past. Director Naomi Kawase casts Juliette Binoche in the starring role.
Putin's Witnesses Svideteli Putina
Friday, 22. 03. 2019 / 17:45 / Small Hall
It’s New Year’s Eve 1999, and Russia is about to undergo a historic transformation. President Boris Yeltsin, aging and weak, steps down and appoints a little-known figure, Vladimir Putin, to replace him. Celebrated filmmaker Vitaly Mansky was there to capture the transition. Now, for the first time ever, he dips into his archives for a rare glimpse at the young Putin and the vast political machine that brought him to power.