Emerging Directors

This section is dedicated to first feature films, presenting the original and revealing work of new talents.
A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY
Emma (11) has a perfectly normal family until one day it turns out her dad, Thomas, is transgender. As Thomas becomes Agnete, both father and daughter...
ARRACHT
Ireland, 1845 on the eve of The Great Hunger. Colmán Sharkey, a fisherman, a father, a husband, takes in a stranger at the behest of a local priest. P...
BECOMING MONA
Everyone walks over Mona, yet she tries to remain standing in a world full of egos and egoists. Until one day she realizes that this is no longer poss...
BEGINNING
In a lazy Georgian village, a Jehovah Witness community is attacked by an extremist group. As conflict ensues, Yana, the young missionary and wife of ...
FULL MOON
It is a full moon and the wife of police inspector Hamza enters labour. But due to staff shortage, Hamza is forced to work the night shift. To make th...
GAGARINE
Yuri, 16, has lived all his life in Gagarine Towers, a vast red brick housing project on the outskirts of Paris. From the heights of his apartment, he...
I NEVER CRY
Ola must travel to Ireland to bring her father's body back to Poland after he died working at a construction site. But never mind her dad, Ola wants t...
JOSEP
February 1939, the Spanish republicans are fleeing Franco’s dictatorship to France. The French government has built a concentration camp, confining th...
LA BELLE ÉPOQUE
Victor, a disillusioned man in his sixties, finds his life turned upside down the day that Antoine, a brilliant entrepreneur, offers him an experience...
LISTEN
On the outskirts of London, a Portuguese couple and parents of three, Bela and Jota, struggle to make ends meet. When a misunderstanding arises with t...
MADLY IN LIFE
Alex and Noémie, both in their thirties, want a child. But their plans are upset when Alex’s mother, Suzanne, starts acting rather bizarrely. It is du...
NIGHT RIDE
Jin is a young illegal Chinese immigrant in Paris. He works in a fraudulent taxi scheme for the Triads. The only memory of his past as a DJ in Beijing...
PARI
Babak, an Iranian student in Greece, doesn’t show up to welcome his visiting parents at the Athens airport. Pari and her older husband, both devout Mu...
SHOULD THE WIND DROP
Frenchman Alain, an international auditor, has come to assess the airport in a self-proclaimed republic in the Caucasus, with a view to approving its ...