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A PLACE TO BE BACK (UN LUGAR DONDE VOLVER)

A young man who spends his days reading and painting mets a girl who moves to live with him barely knowing each other. They spent the hot summer days in bed, and begin to discover each other playing sexual games, wich will reveal secrets from the past.

FLASH LA STORIA DI GIOVANNI PARISI

“Flash: la storia di Giovanni Parisi” is a biographical documentary about the Olympic gold medalist and two times WBO World Champion Italian boxing legend, Giovanni ‘Flash’ Parisi. The picture illustrates the poetic parabola of Parisi’s life: the chronicles of a journey rich in adversities and setbacks, dealt and overcome by an immense and ferocious motivation […]

THE OTHER

A religious and traditional man after his wife death suspects her and he thinks his wife had a relationship with another man.

THEY SALIVATE

“They salivate” is the story of a kiss. A couple kiss each other in their deserted living room. The party begins and one guest drinks the couple’s last kiss.

INEQUILIBRIO

Text, images, videos for a multisensorial experience about relations and loneliness.

HOME FAR AWAY (DOM)

An homage to the city of Plovdiv and the author’s memories, the film follows a solitary man who wanders around the empty streets of Plovdiv in an attempt to return to his home. Meanwhile, various figures roam the fragmented spaces of the house from his memories. As with every return, what is closest to the […]

OLTRE I GIGANTI

To get out of one’s mental prisons, one must see the present. A Don Quixote physically stuck in a dimension he does not perceive as new, keeps repeating himself in the fight against the Windmills. A child and his dreamy and pure gaze on those same mills will awaken the man who will understand that […]

PHÉLIA

A night shift security guard in Athens, attempts to escape her suffocating routine by introducing a more intimate relationship into her life. She will soon realize that when it comes to human contact, a scheduled routine is not always the answer.

OTIS TARDA

Uğur (18) is a timid young man. He lives with his mother Gülsüm (47), his step-father Harun (50) and Harun’s daughter from his previous marriage Zeynep (18). Harun is a hunting enthusiast and his biggest passion is to hunt down a bird called Toy, which is rarely found in Turkey and strictly forbidden to catch. […]

BAGAAL

Kaddu, an introvert and meek 10yrs old boy lives with his mother in a village and works as a shepherd. He is extremely sincere regarding his work and doesn’t feel anything problematic about it. On the other hand, the people around him including children mistreat him because of his work and slowly he understands that. […]

BEFORE DARKNESS

An Afghan woman hides her child in her bag because she does not have enough money to take her across Iran’s border. In the middle of the way, her plan is exposed. She has to make a difficult decision.

ONE DAY

Staying at home alone, a four-year-old boy stumbled upon a horrid looking homeless man who had taken away a football left by the primary school students。He nerved himself to get the ball back…

EVERYTHING IS CINEMA

Chris, a young, independent filmmaker from Kerala gets inspired by Louis Malle’s 1969 documentary Calcutta and aspires to recreate the modern version of the documentary himself. He moves to Kolkata with his wife Anita, who is also a movie actress, to work on his documentary. While the shoot of the documentary is already progressing, Corona […]

PAPPO E BUCCO (PAPPO E BUCCO)

Elia and Aldo are two ex clowns. They have been living together for years, isolated from everyone and everything. Aldo has been asking Elia to help him end his suffering due to his illness for a long time. Elia tries to dissuade him in every way possible until he realizes that Aldo’s condition is more […]

BLUESTAR

Tom is 15 years old. He’s staying at his father’s house for the weekend, to spend an oppressive father-and-son moment under the looming shadow of a deceased brother. However, Tom has come with a bottle of Bluestar, a product that exposes blood trails. With his friend Kevin, he wants to visit an abandoned house at […]

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AWARD 2021

BEST FILM "Women cinema section"

Category
Short, Drama
Director
Mosayeb Hanaei
Year
2021
Country
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Runtime
00:17:24
Budget
3000 USD

An Afghan woman hides her child in her bag because she does not have enough money to take her across Iran’s border. In the middle of the way, her plan is exposed. She has to make a difficult decision.

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BEST SHORT FILM

Category
Short, Poetic
Director
Dimitar Kutmanov
Year
2019
Country
Bulgaria
Runtime
00:29:50
Budget
13.000 EUR

An homage to the city of Plovdiv and the author’s memories, the film follows a solitary man who wanders around the empty streets of Plovdiv in an attempt to return to his home. Meanwhile, various figures roam the fragmented spaces of the house from his memories. As with every return, what is closest to the heart inevitably remains intangible. The film was made as part of the KINOPLOVDIV project produced for Plovdiv – European Capital of Culture 2019

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BEST FILM

Category
Feature, Drama
Director
Hugo Martínez
Year
2020
Country
Spain
Runtime
01:49:23
Budget
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A young man who spends his days reading and painting mets a girl who moves to live with him barely knowing each other. They spent the hot summer days in bed, and begin to discover each other playing sexual games, wich will reveal secrets from the past.

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