Nadine Labaki / Lebanon, France / 2018 / 120 min / Arabic, Amharic
Using street-cast children living on the streets of Beirut to depict her characters, Lebanese director Nadine Labaki issues a heartbreaking cry on behalf of neglected and abused children, who remain not only unseen but unrecognised by society and the law.
Captain Morten and the Spider Queen Captain Morten and the Spider Queen
Kaspar Jancis, Henry Nicholson, Riho Unt / Estonia, United Kingdom, Belgium, Ireland / 2018 / 76 min / Slovene subtitles, English / 7+
Carmine Street Guitars Carmine Street Guitars
Ron Mann / Canada / 2018 / 80 min / English
The documentary shows five days in the life of the legendary shop of handmade guitars in Greenwich Village in order to grasp a rapidly disappearing way of life. World premiere at the Venice Film Festival.