France, Spain, Portugal
Jean-Pierre Léaud, Patrick d’Assumçao, Irene Salvigni, Marc Susini
August 1715. After going for a walk, Louis XIV feels a pain in his leg. The next days, the king keeps fulfilling his duties and obligations, but his sleep is troubled and he has a serious fever. He barely eats and weakens increasingly. This is the start of the slow agony of the greatest king of France, surrounded by his relatives and doctors.
Albert Serra, Thierry Lounas
Ariadna Ribas, Artur Tort, Albert Serra
Bhutan, Hungary, Netherlands
Arun Bhattarai, Zurbó Dorottya
Gyembo, Tashi, Tenzin, Phub Lhamo
In a remote village in Bhutan, Gyembo (16) and Tashi (15) aimlessly roam while their father meticulously polishes the ancient relics inside the altar of their family monastery. This family has been taking care of the monastery from one generation to the next for thousands of years. Following tradition, the father wants his son to carry on the family heritage but Gyembo has other desires just like his transgender sister.
Joseph Mawle, Sienna Guillory, Hanna Saxby, James Hyland, Aviana Petrou
Beth lives a quiet rural life with her parents, on their secluded family farm. When her fragile mother begins to hear a mystery sound that nobody else can hear, the family are unsure what to make of it. Soon, the sound becomes a source of frustration and pain and it drives Beth’s mother to the brink. Desperate to alleviate her mother’s suffering, Beth becomes obsessed with finding and stopping the mystery of the strange sound.
Cservák Zoltán, Györgyi Anna, Rujder Vivien, Dimény Áron
Twelve-year-old Ábel has to face the fact that his parents are living in two completely different galaxies in the universe. Now he has to decide which one he belongs to.
Freund Ádám, Fekete Ádám, Horváth János Anta
Vilmányi Benett, Kerekes Éva, Horváth Csaba, Kovács Tamás
The film tells the story of Dávid, an eighteen-year-old negligent teen. After eight years of being apart, Dávid and his mother move back from Vojvodina to Hungary to live with Dávid’s father. We slowly discover Dávid’s secret operation: he illegally transports refugees across the border for money, in order to fund his move abroad.
‘As I travel on an airplane, I fly back towards the memories of my childhood. This film becomes a physical and mental journey taken to visit my Grandmother for the last time, in a remote Hungarian village.’
Docnomads Joint Masters
Helstáb Edit, Pixie cat
A computer mouse wants to be a real mouse, after getting replaced by touchpads and smartphones.
Brugós Bernadette, Varga Zorka
There are times when we drift a little apart, when we feel lost, hopeless. We seem to have left our set path, when in fact we have just forgotten who we are. This movie is about finding a way back to yourself. A long and difficult journey that begins with one single step: love and acceptance of who you are
Ferenczy Gábor, Weith Katalin
Balázs István Balázs
Dane Gerous Schmidt
Hadi Hejazifar, Mahmoud Nazaralian, Mahrokh Rafiezadeh
Yashar has returned to Iran after being away for a few years to bring some news for his friend’s family, unaware of the fact that they also have some important news for him…
Iranian Youth Cinema Society
Yannick Fischer, Jörg Moukaddam, Cornelia Ivancan
Francis, the dreamy film projectionist, accidentally crashes into the limousine of gangster boss Mascarpone. Suddenly he finds himself in a mobster film. Francis´ dog Farfalle is taken hostage by Mascarpone’s gang and Francis is being forced to stand guard at their next bank robbery. When the coup fails he has to rescue his dog and conquer the heart of the film diva Vivien.
Katharina Ruß, Johannes Rothe
Holger Bück, Jonas Riemer, Martin Herold
Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf
Nagy Norbert, Döbrösi Laura, Jászberényi Gábor
After his recent break-up Marci agrees to play the main part in a student film, although he is aware that he is not a good actor. During the shoot he meets and falls for Wanda. Due to the exhaustion caused by his new experiences and by the increasingly difficult scenes, he starts to confuse the film’s plot with reality.