Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami
Sophie Fiennes / United Kingdom, Ireland / 2017 / 116 min / English, French
After her two cinematic encounters with Slavoj Žižek, Sophie Fiennes takes us on an eccentric trip with another pop-culture icon.
Ali Abbasi / Sweden, Denmark / 2018 / 110 min / Swedish
Referred to by critics as a mixture of nordic noir, social realism and supernatural horror, the Iranian-Swedish director prefers to describe this as a story of loneliness and yearning for love. A film for anyone who has ever felt like an outsider. Winner of Un Certain Regard award at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.
Green Book Green Book
Peter Farrelly / USA / 2018 / 130 min / English
Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighbourhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South. Confronted with racism, danger as well as unexpected humanity and humour, they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime. Academy Awards for Best Motion Picture, Supporting Actor and Original Screenplay.
Greetings From Free Forests Greetings From Free Forests
Ian Soroka / Slovenia, USA, Croatia / 2018 / 99 min / Slovene
Drifting through the densely forested landscape of southern Slovenia, the film encounters stories that emerge from the land itself, measuring the gap between an event of popular resistance and its lingering remains within a foreclosed present.