In 1950s America, Marcus Messner, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college where he struggles with anti-Semitism, sexual repression, and the ongoing Korean War. Based on Philip Roth's eponymous novel, Indignation is the directorial debut of one of the USA’s most significant independent producers (Brokeback Mountain and Happiness) and screenwriters (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon). (English spoken)
Past Lives Past Lives
Thursday, 05. 10. 2023 / 16:30 / Main Hall
A budding childhood romance between Nora and Hae Sung, classmates at a primary school in Seoul, ends abruptly when Nora’s family emigrates to Canada. Many years later Nora, now a playwriting student in New York, notices that Hae Sung has been searching for her on social media… Cinematic debut by New York based playwright Celine Song.
Fallen Leaves Kuolleet lehdet
Thursday, 05. 10. 2023 / 18:45 / Main Hall
Kaurismäki’s “fourth part of the proletariat trilogy” is a tender tragicomedy about two lonely souls seeking love in a time of economic inequality, war, and uncertainty. Winner of the Cannes Jury Prize and the Grand Prix of The International Film Critics Award (FIPRESCI) for Best Film of the Year.
The Happiest Man in the World Najsrekjniot čovek na svetot
Teona Strugar Mitevska
Thursday, 05. 10. 2023 / 20:45 / Main Hall
The latest work of Macedonian cinematic superhero Teona Strugar Mitevska. The comical surface of the speed-dating scene and the irony-infused title reveal an insightful and touching study of the Bosnia and Herzegovinian society, where 30 years later, the consequences of war are far more present than it seems at first glance.