The astounding true story of twin sisters who only communicated with one another. As a result, they created a rich, fascinating world to escape the reality of their own lives. Based on the best-selling book The Silent Twins, the film stars Letitia Wright and Tamara Lawrance.
directed by Agnieszka Smoczyńska
written by Andrea Seigel
starring Letitia Wright, Tamara Lawrance
Cannes FF 2022 - Un Certain Regard
Western Ukraine, on the eve of a traditional carnival. Pamfir returns to his family after months of absence. His love is so unconditional that when his only child starts a fire in the prayer house, Pamfir has no other choice but to reconnect with his troubled past to repair his son’s fault. He will be taken on a risky path with irreversible consequences.
directed & written by Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk
starring Oleksandr Yatsentyuk, Stanislav Potiak, Solomiya Kyrylova
Cannes FF 2022 - Directors’ Fortnight
An urban drama about Kamil, a wannabe-rapper who should be getting his life and career going but instead gets high, roams around the city and starts an affair with a bored, rich housewife Iwona. It’s a polyphonic story about isolated people dreaming of love in the big city.
directed & written by Agnieszka Smoczyńska
based on the novel by Dorota Masłowska
starring Jacek Beler, Magdalena Koleśnik, Sonia Bohosiewicz, Sebastian Fabijański, Marek Kalita, Beata Kawka
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) 2021 - First Features – Fipresci Award
directed by Valdimar Jóhannsson
written by Sjón, Valdimar Jóhannsson
starring Noomi Rapace, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson
Cannes FF 2021 - Un Certain Regard
directed by Agnieszka Holland
written by Marek Epstein
starring Ivan Trojan, Josef Trojan, Juraj Loj, Jaroslava Pokorna
Berlinale 2020 – Special Gala
directed & written by Ragnar Bragason
starring Karolina Gruszka, Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir, Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir, Hallgrímur Ólafsson
Toronto Industry Days, 2020
directed written by Claire Denis
written by Claire Denis, Jean-Pol Fargeau, Geoff Cox
starring Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, André Benjamin, Mia Goth, Agata Buzek
Toronto IFF 2018, San Sebastián IFF 2018
directed & written by Emir Baigazin
based on the novel by Dorota Masłowska
starring Zhalgas Klanov, Zhasulan Userbayev, Ruslan Userbayev, Bagdaulet Sagyndykov
Venice Film Festival 2018 - Orizzonti Competition, Best Director Award
directed by Babis Makridis
written by Efthymis Filippou, Babis Makridis
starring Yannis Drakopoulos, Evi Saoulidou, Makis Papadimitriou, Nota Tserniafski
Sundance IFF 2018, Rotterdam 2018
directed by Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson
written by Huldar Breiðfjörð, Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson
starring Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson, Edda Björgvinsdóttir, Sigurður Sigurjónsson
Venice Film Festival 2017 - Orizzonti Competition
A childless couple in rural Iceland make an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn. They soon face the consequences of defying the will of nature, in this dark and atmospheric folktale, the striking debut feature from director Valdimar Jóhannsson.
Inspired by the true story of herbalist Jan Mikolasek, who dedicated his life to caring for the sick in spite of the immense obstacles he faced in his private and public life. Born at the turn of the 20th century, Mikolasek wins fame and fortune using unorthodox treatment methods to cure a wide range of diseases. Already a local institution in Czechoslovakia before World War II, the healer gains in reputation and wealth whether during the Nazi occupation or under the Communist rule. One after the other, every regime will want to use his skills and in return gives him protection. But how high shall be the costs to maintain this status as the tide turns?
Indiana lives in a council estate and makes her living preying on the welfare system. In her small private garden she tends to her award winning tree. When her only son turns up with a foreign girlfriend - Indiana's world is upended.
Deep space. Beyond our solar system. Monte and his infant daughter Willow live together aboard a spacecraft, in complete isolation.
A family with five sons lives in a remote Kazakh village. In accordance with the Eastern tradition, the eldest son Aslan (13) becomes the Father's deputy, in charge of all the work, and delegating the tasks. When Kanat, an unknown cousin, unexpectedly arrives at the village, the structured life of the family begins to fall apart for good.
The story of a man who feels happy only when he is unhappy, a man addicted to sadness, who has such need for pity, he’s willing to do everything to evoke it from others. This is the life of a man in a world not cruel enough for him.
Agnes throws Atli out and does not want him to see their daughter Ása anymore. He moves in with his parents, who are involved in a bitter dispute over their big and beautiful tree that casts a shadow on the neighbours’ deck. As Atli fights for the right to see his daughter, the dispute with the neighbours intensifies – property is damaged, pets mysteriously go missing, security cameras are being installed and there is a rumor that the neighbor was seen with a chainsaw.
directed & written by Janis Nords
starring Vilis Daudzinš, Ieva Puke, Raimonds Celms, Indra Brike, Imants Strads, Jelena Sigova
Moscow IFF 2018, Chicago IFF 2018
After suffering a car crash, a former police officer tries to start a dog-training business while his marriage is on the verge of collapse. His beloved dogs escape and start terrorizing locals, and he has to reconcile his differences with his wife to prevent the looming disaster.
directed & written by Timur Makarevic
starring Boris Glibibusić, Dzana Pinjo, Lina Sunden, Aldin Omerović
Raindance Film Festival 2017
What is the true phrase? Heart is where the home is? Home is where the heart is? Bajo (37) is Bosnian-born Swede. After 18 years he has to visit his hometown. Against his will, Sarajevo is changing him.
directed & written by Sofia Exarchou
starring Dimitris Kitsos, Dimitra Valgkopoulou, Enuki Gvenatadze, Lena Kitsopoulou
San Sebastian IFF 2016
More than ten years after the Olympic Games, the Olympic village in Athens has been colonised by displaced teenagers. They hang around in the disused training facilities and the deserted changing rooms. Dimitri realises that there is no future for him there, but doesn’t know how to get away from it.
directed by Gabe Klinger
written by Larry Gross, Gabe Klinger
starring Anton Yelchin, Lucie Lucas, Paulo Calatré
International Film Festival Rotterdam 2017
An American man and a French woman share a night in Porto that will change their lives.