Films

KRIGEN

Claus Pedersen, a Danish army commander in Afghanistan, does his best to lead his men with integrity and maintain their morale after one of their young comrades is killed by a landmine. During an unexpected siege, Claus makes a...
L’ÉCONOMIE DU COUPLE

After 15 years of living together, Marie and Boris decide to get a divorce. What remains when love has gone? In their case, it’s the house she paid for and he remodeled – and two daughters. Boris doesn’t earn enou...


Chouf: it means “look” in Arabic, but it is also the name of the watchmen in the drug cartels of Marseille. Sofiane is 20. A brilliant student, he comes back to spend his holiday in the Marseille ghetto where he was born. His brother, a dea...
TOZ BEZI

Shuttling between the destitution and wealth of the city, two cleaning ladies, Nesrin and Hatun, try to understand life and find a way of their own. As Hatun tries to save up enough money to buy a home in a neighborhood whe...
GRÜßE AUS FUKUSHIMA

With the “Clowns 4 Help” organization, Marie, a german woman, hopes to bring joy to the Fukushima disaster survivors but she soon realizes she’s unsuited for the task. About to run away, she decides to stay with ca...
S ONE STRANE

Vesna is a middle-aged visiting nurse in Zagreb. Quietly she goes about her daily life of mundane chores: babysitting for her son, helping her daughter to prepare for her wedding. Out of the blue she gets a call from her ...


Three days after the terrorist attack on the offices of Parisian weekly Charlie Hebdo - and forty days after the death of his father, Lary a doctor in his forties is about to spend the Saturday at a family gathering to commemorate the decease...
EL OLIVO

Alma’s grandfather has not spoken in years and he no longer wants to eat. Close to him, the young woman realizes he has been grieving for a thousand-year-old olive tree that the family has uprooted and sold to pay some debts....
LA FILLE INCONNUE

After closing her practice for the day, Jenny a young doctor, hears the doorbell but doesn’t answer. The next day, the police informs her that a young woman has been found dead close by. On learning from the police t...
Julián receives an unexpected visit from his childhood friend Tomás, who lives in Canada. For four intense days, the two men, accompanied by Julián’s faithful dog, Truman, will share emotional and surprising moments. A few unforgettable days together...



2 YÖTÄ AAMUUN

While on business trip, Caroline, a French architect, and Jaako, a Finnish DJ, meet in Vilnius, Lithuania and end up spending the night together. But their relationship, which they first thought was a one night stand, take...


Following the death of their friend, two women in their late twenties embark on a road trip across the UK. With elaborate video instructions from Dan, to scatter his ashes, Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in...
GOOD LUCK ALGERIA

Samir has given much of his time and money developing ski equipments for a Swedish Olympic athlete. When the contract fails, his business partner and closest friend plans to save their company by sending Samir to rep...
SKHVISI SKHLI

It’s the beginning of the 1990s and Georgia is immersed in a civil war with the newly emerging state of Abkhazia. Those who managed to escape and now find themselves on the winning side are assigned houses previously occup...
EINER VON UNS

A huge supermarket is the only meeting point for 14-year old Julian and his newly met friends. Fresh emotions of brotherhood, affection and thrill encourage their wish to breakout of suburban boredom. One night, Julian a...


First love is often painful. Still, that’s not going to stop Rauf from showing Zana how much he fancies her. Undeterred by the consequences of war, or the fact that he’s already dropped out of school to apprentice as a carpenter, the boy hold...
D’ARDENNEN

Surfacing from a pool, Dave gasps for air as he runs to a getaway vehicle — leaving his brother Kenny behind at the scene of a crime and speeding off into the night with Kenny's girlfriend, Sylvie. Four years later Kenneth is...
VERFEHLUNG

The life and faith of catholic prison minister Jakob Voelz is fundamentally troubled when his best friend and colleague Dominik Bertram is taken in custody under suspicion of sexual abuse. Jakob would be more than happy to ...
L'ATTESA

In the vast rooms of an ancient villa, Anna spends her days in solitude. Only the footsteps of Pietro, the handyman, break the silence. Unexpectedly, Jeanne arrives, a young woman saying she is the girlfriend of Anna’s son, Giu...
LO CHIAMAVANO JEEG ROBOT

Enzo Ceccotti comes into contact with a radioactive substance, then accidently discovers he has superpowers. A touchy, navel-gazing introvert, he’s sure his new capabilities will do wonders for his life of crime...



DE UNGE ZLATAN

One of the most complex and gifted footballers on the planet, Zlatan Ibrahimoviç is the subject of this fascinating documentary which draws on rare archival footage tracking his debut with Malmö FF in 1999, through his dr...


The two Italian sisters Ornella and Teresa have cared for each other through their whole lives. Teresa is now in her life’s twilight and having problems facing fate, while her memory is slowly fading out. Before it’s too late, Ornella decides...
LA MORT DU DIEU SERPENT

Following a fight that ends badly, twenty-year-old Koumba is deported to Senegal. Having lived in France since early childhood, she now finds herself in a remote village, far removed from her family and Paris lif...


Oleg, 22-year-old, lives with his mother, Marina, in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod. Marina is open with her opinion that Oleg does not live up to her expectations of how a real man is supposed to be, she thinks he’s an autistic slacker....
LA FAILLE

Don’t Breathe is a dark documentary comedy set in Tbilisi, Georgia that follows the tribulations of a middle-aged man, Levan, who is suddenly led to question his existence because of a routine medical examination. It sends hi...
FUOCOAMMARE

About 200 km off Italy’s southern coast, Lampedusa has hit world headlines in recent years as the first port of call for hundreds of thousands of migrants hoping to make a new life in Europe. The documentary captures life on...
LA PERMANENCE

On Call
practically never leaves the consultation room of middle-aged general practitioner Jean-Pierre Geeraert, who comes to the Bobigny banlieue, to the northeast of Paris, twice a week for consultations with patients w...
RELÈVE : HISTOIRE D’UNE CRÉATION

In early 2013, it was announced that the choreographer and dancer Benjamin Millepied, known as the man behind the ballet of "Black Swan", would take over as director of the Paris Opera Ballet. "Reset" fi...


In 2011, the fatal shooting of Mark Duggan by the Metropolitan Police sparked intense riots in London. The Hard Stop is an observational documentary that follows the progress of two of Mark’s closest friends: Marcus Knox-Hooke and Kurt...
LES SAUTEURS

In northern Morocco, lies the Spanish enclave of Melilla: Europe on African Land. From the mountain above, Abou watches the fence and the future in Europe ahead of him. For over a year, he and thousands of other migrants ha...
DEMAIN

Where is our world going? How can we survive as human beings without depending on anything but ourselves? How is growing our own foods helps us and saves the planet? The directors together with a team of four people, met the pion...



OSTRE SLEDOVANÉ VLAKY
Chosen by Khairy Beshara

At a village railway station in occupied Czechoslovakia, a bumbling dispatcher’s apprentice longs to liberate himself from his virginity. Oblivious to the war and the resistance that s...
UZAK
Chosen by Mohammed Hammad

Mahmut, a photographer who is haunted by the feeling that the gap between his ideals and his real life is growing, finds himself obliged to put up Yusuf in his apartment, a young relative who has le...
Chosen by Hala Lotfy

In the form of a "small theater of the world", Freak Orlando tells a history of the world from its beginnings to our day, including the errors, the incompetence, the thirst for power, the fear, the madness, the cr...





Music, art and chaos in the wild West-Berlin of the 1980’s: the walled-in city became the creative melting pot for sub- and pop-culture. Before the iron curtain fell, everything and anything seemed possible. B-MOVIE is a fast-paced collage of...


The siblings Hassan, Lial and Maradona are talented musicians and breakdancers growing up in Berlin’s notorious Neukölln district. Hip Hop and streetdance are their language and their passion. Coming from Lebanon, their family lives in consta...
LOLA RENNT

Lola gets a phone call from her boyfriend Manni. He left a bag containing 100,000 Deutsche Marks on the subway, and a bum made away with it. But Manni is expected to deliver the money at noon to a gangster otherwise he will...
DAS LEBEN DER ANDEREN

East Berlin, November 1984, five years before its downfall, the East-German government ensured its claim to power with a ruthless surveillance system. Party-loyalist Captain Gerd Wiesler hopes to boost his care...
DER HIMMEL ÜBER BERLIN

Wings of Desire is one of cinema’s loveliest city symphonies. Damiel, an angel perched atop buildings high over Berlin who can hear the thoughts, fears, hopes and dreams of all the people living below. Bu...





In 1978, Napoleon lands his army in Egypt, defeats the Mameluke warlords , and goes to Cairo. Three brothers, fervent Egyptian patriots, reject the prospect of the French domination. Bakr, the eldest, is a hothead, quick to advocate armed reb...
ROMA CITTA APERTA

The war was barely over when Italian director Roberto Rossellini filmed his 1945 masterpiece Rome, Open City, bringing the immediacy of a documentary to the devastating story about the choices people must make...


In World War One, a nameless Jewish barber is injured fighting for the fictional nation of Tomania. When he finally gets out of the hospital, he is unaware that Adenoid Hynkel has seized absolute power and turned Tomania into an anti-semitic ...





Comrades and lovers Amer and Raghda met in a Syrian prison cell 15 years ago. When the director, McAllister, first meets their family in 2009, Raghda is back in prison leaving Amer to look after their 4 boys alone; but as the ‘Arab Spring’ sw...


Titi is an 86-year-old Jewish Egyptian communist. Through his identity, his friends, his battles, and his civic choices, he embodies the polyglot, politicized, and secular country that once was. From his balcony, facing his “piece of Midan,” ...


Nada is going home. Or at least she wants to. When she comes back to Lebanon, she realizes she’s a foreigner in her own country. But there’s still a place she calls home: an abandoned house in ruins, haunted by the presence of her grandfather...
PEUR DE RIEN

The 90’s… Lina, 18, arrives to Paris for her studies. She is looking for what she can’t find in her home country Lebanon, a taste of freedom. Lead by her natural instinct for self-preservation, she experiences different sid...
KARMIL PINNAL

Maher, a Palestinian man and former political prisoner, is an electrical engineer by profession but an artist at heart. He dreams of staging a contemporary dance performance in Ramallah. In order to do so, he must deal wit...


As a female rapper in conservative Iran, Sonita’s talents are a liability. But the young refugee from Afghanistan insists on dreaming big. Her beats are as solid as stones and her rhymes are fierce. For the time being, her only fans are the o...


The Speed Sisters are the first all-woman race car driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male-domina...


A gang of Afghan kids from the Kuchi tribe dig out old Soviet mines and sell the explosives to children working in a lapis lazuli mine. When not dreaming of the time when American troops finally withdraw from their land, another gang of child...
The story behind the documentary The Land of the Enlightened is as fascinating as the film itself. Shooting over a period of seven years in the chaotic, dangerous and unpredictable war zone of Afghanistan was no easy task. This 'making of' sho...






LOUISE EN HIVER

On the last day of summer, Louise, an old woman realizes that the last train has departed without her. She finds herself alone in a small seaside resort town, abandoned by everyone. The weather quickly turns for the wo...
CAPTAIN 3D | 2014 | Victor Haegelin | 3 min

TIGRE A LA QUEUE LEU LEU | 2014 | Benoît Chieux | 8 min

LA MOUFLE | 2014 | Clémentine Robach | 8 min

LA PETITE CASSEROLE D’ANATOLE | 2014 | Eri...
CENTRO SPERIMENTALE DI CINEMATOGRAFIA ANIMATION SHORT FILM PROGRAM

PIRCANTATURI | 2015 | Alice Buscaldi, Angela Conigliaro, Lorenzo Fresta | 5:41 min

IMPERIUM VACUI | 2014 | Linda Kelvink, Massimo Ottoni ...
THE STORY OF PERCIVAL PITS | Australia | 2015 | Janette Goodey, John Lewis | 8 min

TANT DE FORÊTS | France | 2014 | Geoffrey Godet, Burcu Sankur | 3:09 min

SNOWFALL | Ireland | 2015 | Conor Whelan | 4:48...


Song of The Sea tells the story of Ben and his little sister Saoirse – the last Seal-child – who embark on a fantastic journey across a fading world of ancient legend and magic in an attempt to return to their home by the sea. The fi...
DER ABENTEUER DES PRINZEN ACHMED

Based on The Arabian Nights, the film tells the story of a wicked sorcerer who tricks Prince Achmed into mounting a magical flying horse and sends him off on a flight to his death. But the prince ...