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Warm lake

At the end of summer, the lakeside resort is still crowded, but not as crowded as it was a month ago. In August, everything has already blossomed, it begins to get colder, and fewer people are bathing in the lake. The trees are overflowing with fruit and the branches are laying on the burnt grass. […]

Vlada Goes to London

Vlada is a pizza delivery girl who lives in Haifa and dreams of becoming a famous DJ. Within a five-hour shift, we get a glimpse into her world full of pressure where she’s willing to do whatever it takes to find the money for a flight to perform at a festival in London.

The Spirit

Aliyah is the pride of her parents, who, sparing no effort or time, brought her up, protected her, and nurtured her. She is intelligent, tactful, and educated. Aliya has dreams that after passing her final exams, she will finally be able to travel, explore the world, communicate with different and interesting people! To do something […]

The Edge

Mary is a humble lady who abdicated her personal life in favor of her brother John who lives in a vegetative state after a childhood accident. Amid difficulties imposed by her brother’s condition, she finds herself in a great dilemma: She is sick and she discovers her cancer treatment has not been effective. Alone and […]

The Boat and The River

Vera is a religious woman who takes care of a boat in the port of Manaus. She needs to deal with her sister Josi with whom she disagrees about how to handle the boat and how to live life.

The Black Veil

Reem, a young Iraqi woman, escapes her home in the middle of the night. She lives in Mosul after being forced to marry an ISIS soldier. Reem finds help in a taxi driver named Ahmed to help her escape Mosul and find her family again.

The Beyond

The second wave of Covid significantly increased mortality in hospitals. What does this mean for the work of Mathieu, employed in the morgue of a regional hospital center? How does he relate to these people whose souls have recently left their bodies?

The bath

Imed, a young father, finding himself alone for a few days with his five year old son due to his wife’s business trip, will have to confront his deepest fear.

Tales from Black Manor – Legend Has It

Official Selections of FilmQuest Film Festival, Festival Boca do Inferno 2021, World Independent Cinema Awards 2021, Penitente Film Festival, and Heroes International Film Festival. Nominated for Best Web Series and Best Editing. When “little” Ivy Black goes looking for Death, she finds him. She then learns the secret of how to trade one life for […]

Super-Unit

Superjednostka (Polish for Superunit) is a huge block of flats designed as a “housing machine”. Up to three thousand people can live on 15 floors of the building. The lifts only stop every three floors so the residents must go through a maze of corridors and stairs in order to get to their flats. The […]

Solitude

In the Amazon, Sol (25 years old) is recovering from the end of another abusive relationship, while her Shadow escapes to the Atacama Desert because it couldn’t stand to see her suffering. While Sol, finally, begins to retake her own spaces and dreams, her Shadow seeks independence. They both go on journeys in search of […]

Runaway

In 1740 Hudson Valley, New York, Sue, an enslaved woman on the Philipsburg plantation attempts to help two runaway slaves under the nose of a seething overseer, all while knowing her daughter is to be sold off the next day.

Oldboy’s Apples

Beyond the hedge, beneath the well, ancient spirits sing their song to reawaken the mystery of the hidden apple.

Nostalgia

Nostalgia’ is a short study of female friendship. After many years away, Adele returns to her hometown and meets her childhood friend, Nina. Growing up together they shared all their most joyful, happy and crazy moments. But the meeting turns out to be just a figment of Adele’s imagination as she passes by the familiar […]

Munchsferatu

Munchsferatu is a painter who has become a vampire by living only for his art.

HERMA

At the edge of the world, four men live on one abandoned island. One morning, a dead man is discovered in a boat. It’s the beginning of a series of catastrophes. The fish is dying, the sea is empty … Seán Beag, the young disciple of Marcus, then seeks to restore the order of things.

ENTRE LES TOMBES

Charles is an old and lonely cemetery keeper. One night at closing time, a visitor calls him out: He’s looking for his biological mom’s grave. Charles doesn’t recognize the dead woman’s name, but confronted to that man’s distress and determination, he decides to help him. There starts an unusual night for both of them.

EMIL

Emil is a 12 year old boy in total admiration of his mother’s partner Dino. He is a small time dealer and the young boy follows him in all his dirty deeds and tries to mimic him. That is until the day he helplessly witnesses his mother being raped by the thug.

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 […]

BEATS

A series of attacks terrorizes Munich. Max, having survived the first shots fired at the audience in the electro club Beats, hides in a storage room with his new friend Sefi and other party attendees. The immediate danger puts the humanity of all trapped people to the test and Max has to decide whether he […]

Asra

A religious and traditionalist man, defeated by an incurable degenerative disease, decides to end with his own suffering. He entrusts his son Omar, with whom he has a difficult relationship, with the task of finding someone to end his pain.

A Feast That Never Comes

Four characters inhabit cycles within cycles of contentment, discontentment, inertia, movement, desire, and betrayal. A story emerges—told through the marriage of music (Ex-Fiancée) and dance (ChrisMastersDance)—functioning as a set of nesting dolls, inviting you to uncover as many layers as you wish. Directed by Maria Juranic.

AWARDS 2022

Warm lake

At the end of summer, the lakeside resort is still crowded, but not as crowded as it was a month ago. In August, everything has already blossomed, it begins to get colder, and fewer people are bathing in the lake. The trees are overflowing with fruit and the branches are laying on the burnt grass. […]