Selection of noted international works out Competition.

TUESDAY 12TH, 18:00
THE RIFLE, THE JACKAL, THE WOLF AND THE BOY THE RIFLE, THE JACKAL, THE WOLF AND THE BOY Oualid Mouaness 2016 / Lebanon / 19 MIN -

Two brothers cross the line when they use a household rifle without their father’s consent and set off some unsettling incidents. Based in a contemporary rural Lebanon, this coming-of-age parable puts family trust to the test, examining the inherent relationship between human beings, nature and violence.

GLASPÄRLAN THE GLASS PEARL Finland Tommi Seitajoki 2017 / Finland / 15 MIN -

A 12-year-old boy plunders garbage cans in a suburb. He’s searching for something that that might reward him.

JÄÄ ICE Anna Hints 2017 / Estonia / 15 MIN -

Harri is a lieutenant colonel in the Estonian army. He’s divorced and only sees his 10-year-old son during school holidays. In order to make up for lost time, Harri decides to go on an adventurous father-son winter trip to an island. After missing the last ferry, Harri chooses to take a local ice road over the frozen sea. On the vast and snowy desert, past memories collide with the present.

CREATURES CREATURES Camille Mol 2016 / Belgium / 22 MIN -

In autumn’s changing nature, Louise (15) yearns for more.

A CASA MIA IN MY HOME Mario Piredda 2016 / Italy / 19 MIN -

Left alone as the only inhabitants of a deserted fishing village, two elderly people, Lucia and Peppino, live in the hope that winter will never end.


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