EUROPEAN CINEMA

This section gathers European films from the past two years that gained global recognition through international festivals, as well as independent productions. With films coming from all over Europe, the selection aims at illustrating the richness and diversity of its cinema.
A WAR
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...
AFTER LOVE
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


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...
DUST CLOTH
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...
GREETINGS FROM FUKUSHIMA
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...
ON THE OTHER SIDE
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 ...
SIERANEVADA


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...
THE OLIVE TREE
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....
THE UNKNOWN GIRL
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...
TRUMAN
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...