30 | September 13 - 17, 2023
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While Detective Director Liebig's 60th birthday party is in full swing, a delivery van plows into a crowd in the old town of Göttingen, leaving ...
Christine Hartmann | 2023
In the early 1990s, Belgium experienced a wave of UFO sightings, which peaked on the night of March 30, 1990. More than 10,000 people observed ...
The Belgian Wave
Jérôme Vandewattyne | BEL 2023
Right at the start of this French independent film, we are warned that this is not a romantic comedy - which should prove misleading as the film is ...
Whenever I'm Alone With You
Guillaume Campanacci ,Vesper Egon | BIH /FRA /USA 2023
In a small village in Brazil, far from the bustling life of Sao Paulo, resolute Irene tries to keep her small family together as best she can. Her ...
Carolina Markowics | BRA 2023
After years on the road, Teresa and Antonio meet at their destination – a town in Brazil that is now submerged at the bottom of a dam. Teresa has ...
Heavier Is The Sky
Petrus Cariry | BRA 2023
Based on real life: On July 5th, 2008, the director learned that his best friend Marc had tragically died at the age of 14 after driving a stolen car ...
Vincent René-Lortie | CAN 2022
Alicia has just arrived in Copenhagen from Sweden, ostensibly to make it big in the vibrant music industry of Denmark’s capital, but there seems ...
Frames of Alicia
Adam Benjamin Mikkelsen | DNK 2023
Winner of Best Film at its World Premiere in Annecy, and already garnering Oscar-buzz, in his first animation film, award-winning Spanish filmmaker, ...
Pablo Berger | ESP 2023
Roque is a champion. The elite swimmer from Madrid has achieved the world record and the gold medal in the 100-meter freestyle at the Paris ...
Banni Leclerc | ESP 2023
Eladio, a simple, honest man, is offered the job of a gamekeeper on a remote Andalusian hunting estate. The work there is hard, the surroundings vast ...
F. Javier Guiterrez | ESP 2023
Paula and María have a lot on their minds. And a lot to discuss. And a lot to prepare for – their futures. After all, in a few years they will be ...
When Grass Grows
María Monreal Ortano | ESP 2022
Three girls live in a neglected apartment – two sisters and a girl who fell in love with the older sister some time ago. In the beginning, we ...
Isild Le Besco | FRA 2010
Fourteen-year-old Nicholas lives a loveless life with his foster parents in a run-down dwelling with no drive and no dreams. One day he takes the old ...
Isild Le Besco | FRA 2007
The moment Emmanuel Macron announces the coronavirus lockdown in a video speech hits Zina and her siblings like a punch in the gut. They are not only ...
Isild Le Besco | FRA 2023
Three siblings – two girls and a boy aged seven, eight, and nine – left to their own devices in a dilapidated Parisian apartment. Each child has ...
Isild Le Besco | FRA 2004
The beginning is a promise. A prologue that takes us straight into a fairy tale. A group of children lie close together, almost on top of each other ...
La belle Occasion
Isild Le Besco | FRA 2017
After her mother's suicide, the filmmaker Mona Achache finds boxes filled with memories that, in this richness of thousands of letters, photos, sound ...
Little Girl Blue
Mona Achache | FRA 2023
The planet Mars, sometime in the future: Under the huge glass dome of the Noctis colony, Aline Ruby, a private detective and dry alcoholic, together ...
Jérémie Périn | FRA 2023
Eccentric director Marc has already spent five million dollars on his ambitious film project »Anyone, everyone« when the producers unceremoniously ...
The Book Of Solutions
Michel Gondry | FRA 2023
»Omar the Strawberry« is quite the crook. Very few dare to laugh at his name, but most know one story that earned the great Omar his reverential ...
The King of Algiers
Elias Belkeddar | FRA 2023
Allmen used to be an occasional art thief, but has now gone legit, retrieving stolen artwork in the service of the proper owner. This barely funds ...
Allmen und das Geheimnis des Koi
Sinje Köhler | GER 2023
A prisoner has been murdered. Investigating detectives Leitmayr and Batic don’t even have to think twice about moving their entire office into the ...
Thomas Stiller | GER 2023
Nestled in the remote corners of Turkey, a German documentary team finds themselves captivated by Hatice's tragic saga – her son snatched away a ...
Im Toten Winkel
Ayse Polat | GER 2023
In the south of Israel, a young boy struggles to deal with the loss of his mother. When his father sells her clothes to a flea market, he steals them ...
Liel Simon | GER 2023
2014, NYC: In his most powerful and poignant role to date, Ving Rhames stars as Elliott – an ex-boxer whose broken dreams find him running a ...
Torsten Ruether | GER /USA 2023
Greta is a typical German housewife – pretty, proper and polite. But she feels stuck in her loveless marriage and has an unfulfilled yearning for ...
Willie and Me
Eva Hassmann | GER /USA 2023
It all starts at the end. Not far from a boisterous family celebration, two corpses float in the shore grass of Lake Dojran between Greece and ...
Behind the Haystacks
Asimina Proedru | GRE 2022
Scrubbing a toilet: for Angela, a humble domestic cleaner, it is a daily chore. For her boss, a proud stay-at-home mother, sparkling clean white wine ...
Edwin Mullane | IRL 2021
In the working-class urban suburbs of Dublin, life seems hopeless for young Jayo. Living with his drug-addicted mother, he’s chosen a path of crime ...
Tiernan Williams | IRL 2023
The loss of a child is every parents worst nightmare. In a dystopian future where dreams can be manipulated, lives a father who inadvertently caused ...
Mohsen Mehri Darouei ,Milad Kiaei | IRN 2023
Iran in the early 1960s: The world is still a big dream of freedom, exuberance and Technicolor, at least in the eyes of sixteen-year-old Atieh (Saina ...
In The Form Of Love
Siavash Asadi | IRN 2023
Honoring a loved one who has passed can be one of the most complex and challenging times for a human being. An individual light: forever ...
Our Males and Females
Ahmad Alyaseer | JOR 2023
One event overshadows a small Japanese town. A schoolgirl was kidnapped and held captive for 49 days. Over the opening credits we hear the newscaster ...
From Dawn Till Noon On The Sea
Takayuki Hayashi | JPN 2023
Two sisters struggle to overcome their traumatic pasts, in which their mother, a bondage model, committed suicide and their father, the rope artist, ...
Shura: Sisters of the Rope
Tohjiro | JPN 2023
Tara is broke. Her fridge is empty - and now with no power. Denied electricity bill support by Social Services, she’s told to simply pick up a free ...
Jade Hærem Aksnes | NOR 2023
Fernando Pessoa was arguably the greatest poet of the 20th century, but the Portuguese writer was literally more than that, as he chose to compose ...
The Nothingness Club
Edgar Pêra | PRT 2023
In 1965, William Wyler directed »The Collector«, a film that delved into a main character devoid of any identification potential for the audience. ...
Truman Kewley | USA 2023
Abel Ferrara is the infamous enfant terrible of underground cinema. In this film he pays homage to the legendary Chelsea Hotel, the place where New ...
Chelsea On The Rocks
Abel Ferrara | USA 2008
Chris Zylka and Riley Keough ignite sparks as star-crossed lovers who dream of broader horizons in this Mississippi potboiler by debut feature ...
Hank Bedford | USA 2015
In the early seventies, with just a handful of breathtaking martial arts films under his belt, Bruce Lee became the new icon of international action ...
Enter the Clones of Bruce
David Gregory | USA 2023
In a small, snow-covered town, struggling rock musician Joby Taylor (Paul Dano) is grappling with the complexities of fatherhood and personal ...
So Yong Kim | USA 2012
Insects have inherited the Earth. And Dr. Maggie L’Amour – a LOVE Bug – is the Big City’s most sought after sex ...
Insects in the City
Mark Polish | USA 2023
»Jack and Diane« paints a portrayal of love's intricacies against the vibrant canvas of New York City, embarking on a journey into the lives of two ...
Jack and Diane
Bradley Rust Gray | USA 2011
The vampire myth is continually sprayed with the holy waters of mass compatibility by the entertainment industry. The longing for suppressed dreams ...
Kiss of the Damned
Xan Cassavetes | USA 2012
It is safe to assume that very few of us have ever seen a female music conductor, at least if we do not count Cate Blanchett in »Tár«. This is not ...
Maggie Contreras | USA 2023
An unruly passenger's increasingly aggressive behavior throws an overnight flight to LA into a threatening situation and the life of Hollywood agent ...
Cassian Elwes | USA 2023
A local bar caters to wayward people who stop in for a drink. But Purgy’s is no ordinary joint. And neither is their clientele. Behind the bar, ...
Robbie Bryan | USA 2022