The Traitor Il Traditore
Marco Bellocchio / Italy, Germany, France, Brazil / 2019 / 145 min / English, Italian, Sicilian
It’s the early eighties; Sicilian mafia bosses are fighting a bitter war for control over the heroin trade. From his hideout in Brazil, mafioso Tommaso Buscetta observes as his relatives at home are killed, knowing he might well be next. When he gets arrested by the Brazilian police and sent back to Italy, Buscetta makes a decision that will forever change the course of Mafia history: he decides to meet with judge Giovanni Falcone and break the vow he gave to the cosa nostra.
Adrian Sitaru / Romania / 2016 / 89 min / Romanian
Being denied state funding for its controversial examination of the issues of abortion and incest, the daring Romanian film was made on a shoestring budget as an acting improvisation.
In the Aisles In den Gängen
Thomas Stuber / Germany / 2018 / 125 min / German
When Christian loses his job on a construction site, he begins working at a supermarket. The introverted young man is soon taken under the fatherly wings of Bruno from the drinks aisle and falls in love with the secretive Marion, who stacks the confectionary shelves. They begin to meet frequently at the coffee machine, and Marion begins to warm up to this newcomer…
In Love In Love
Chuck Vincent / USA / 1983 / 96 min / English
A short and passionate night in Florida. Andy, a young businessman, and Jill, a flighty young woman, fall madly in love. But life has a different agenda for them. He returns to New York, marries his boss’s daughter, and starts climbing the advertising business ladder. She joins a cult in California, ends up in prison, and writes a best-seller. Times goes by, but Andy and Jill can’t let go of their night together.