Festival favourite directed by Lucrecia Martel (La Ciénaga, Holy Child), adapted from Antonio di Benedetta's 1956 novel, a classic of Argentinian literature.
Asteroid City Asteroid City
Friday, 29. 09. 2023 / 16:15 / Main Hall
1955. Asteroid City, pop. 87. The town’s most famous attraction is a gigantic meteor crater and celestial observatory nearby. This weekend, the military and astronomers are welcoming five science-award-winning juniors to display their inventions… Meanwhile in New York, the characters of this story set in a fictional American desert town are on stage, preparing for a play titled Asteroid City…
The Passengers of the Night Les passagers de la nuit
Friday, 29. 09. 2023 / 18:30 / Main Hall
Paris in the 1980s. Left to support herself and two teenagers after her husband’s departure, Elisabeth finds work on her favourite late-night radio show. When a homeless 18-year-old girl walks into the studio one day, Elisabeth invites her into her home…
Cesária Évora Cesária Évora
Ana Sofia Fonseca
Friday, 29. 09. 2023 / 19:45 / Small Hall
This documentary combines never-before-seen archive footage with exclusive interviews with those close to her to weave an intimate portrait of the “Barefoot Diva”. Audience Award at the IndieLisboa festival.