State Funeral Gosudarstvennyye pokhorony
Sergey Loznitsa / Lithuania, Netherlands / 2019 / 135 min / Russian
Unique, mostly unseen before, archive footage from March 1953 presents the funeral of Joseph Stalin as the culmination of the dictator’s personality cult.
Staying Vertical Rester vertical
Alain Guiraudie / France / 2016 / 100 min / French
Torchbearer of the French LGBT cinema who has gripped audiences with his brilliant Stranger by the Lake, Alain Guiraudie’s latest picture is an alternative, expressly antifeminist take on parenthood.
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe Vor der Morgenröte
Maria Schrader / Germany, Austria, France / 2016 / 106 min / English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish
A reflection on the years of exile of famous Austrian Jewish writer Stefan Zweig – from 1936, when he was forced to leave Europe by Nazism, to 1942, when he moved to the Brazilian mountain town of Petropolis.
Stereo Expanded: National Film Board of Canada Razširjeni stereo: NFB Kanada
various / 76 min
Marc Bertrand, producer for the NFB since 1998, presents 9 films which experiment in different ways with stereoscopic and 3D animated film.
Stieg Larsson: The Man Who Played with Fire Mannen som lekte med elden
Henrik Georgsson / Sweden / 2018 / 99 min / Swedish
A documentary portrait of the Swedish writer and journalist Stieg Larsson, the author of the Millennium trilogy, dedicated to his life obsession: revealing right-wing extremist movements and their strategies to come to power. World première at the Sundance Film Festival.
Miroslav Terzić / Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Croatia / 2019 / 98 min / Serbian
Featuring a protagonist who fights against the system in her quest for truth, Stitches exposes one of the greatest scandals in Serbia’s recent history.
Stories From The Chestnut Woods Zgodbe iz kostanjevih gozdov
Gregor Božič / Slovenia, Italy / 2019 / 81 min / Italian, Slovene / 16+
In a forested valley between Italy and Yugoslavia in the mid-20th century, a stingy widower befriends a young woman and helps her depart in search of a new life across the ocean. A chance encounter gives rise to a dreamy fairy tale on loss, regret and the power of imagination.