A film by Ounie Lecomte
is a physical therapist. With her young son, Noé,
she moves to Dunkirk, the city where she was born and given up for adoption,
30 years earlier. Elisa is determined to pursue the impossible task of finding
her biological mother in order to understand her past and their story. A twist of fate is going to upend her
A film by Brillante Ma Mendoza
After the Supertyphoon Haiyan, which changed the city of Tacloban in the Philippines into its horrendous state, the lives of Bebeth, Larry and Erwin intertwine. The survivors are left to search for the dead, while keeping their sanity intact, and protecting what little faith there may be left. A series of events continue to test their endurance.
A film by Jeremy Sims
Rex drives a cab and has never left Broken Hill in his life. When he discovers he doesn't have long to live, he decides to drive across the heart of the country to Darwin, where he's heard he will be able to die on his own terms; but along the way he discovers that before you can end your life you've got to live it, and to live it you've got to learn to share it...
A film by Yared Zeleke
Ephraim is a young
Ethiopian boy. His father leaves him and his sheep, from which he is inseparable,
to be looked after by distant relatives, far from his drought-ridden homeland.
Ephraim isn’t very good at farming, but he has a hidden talent: he is an
excellent cook. One day, his uncle tells him that they have to
sacrifice his sheep for the next religious feast. The young boy, however, is
ready to do anything to save his only friend and return home.
A film by László Nemes
October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Ausländer is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of large-scale extermination. While working in one of the crematoriums, Saul discovers the corpse of a boy he takes for his son. As the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides to carry out an impossible task: save the child's body from the flames, find a rabbi to recite the mourner’s Kaddish and offer the boy a proper burial.
A film by Alanté Kavaïté
17 year-old Sangaile is fascinated by stunt planes. Afraid of heights, she has never dared
to even enter in one of the cockpits. At a summer aeronautical show, nearby her
parents' lakeside villa, she meets Auste, a local girl of her age, who unlike
Sangaile, lives her life to the full with creativity and dare. As the two girls become lovers,
allows Auste to discover her most intimate secret, and finds in her teenage
love the only person to truly encourage her in flying.