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LIGHT BEYOND SILENCE

Director Giuseppe Rachoppi
24 min., 2019, Italy

From the backstage lights of a fashion show to the flickering candles in the church, Julia experiences a stunning and sometimes violent story that she once has to rethink. Traveling through a series of events that will lead her to her «I». “In order to find inner peace, accept yourself: do not be blind to your mistakes, do not hate yourself for them, but protect yourself in endless light.” Swami Kriinanda

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DREAMS

Director Angelo Longoni
12 min., 2019, Italy

The film «Dreams» talks about Alzheimer’s disease, with the aim of raising public awareness of the disease, which has not yet been studied enough, but is the most common cause of dementia among the elderly population of Western Europe. Each of us remembers the most important events of our lives. In the mind of a patient with Alzheimer’s, memories fade and merge, distorting reality. People, facts and things are transformed, as if under the influence of mysterious magic. The environment changes, relatives, friends and relatives change, they themselves become different or perceived by themselves as being at a different age, in a different time period.

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PAG.78

Director Federica Galuppi
10 min., 2018, Italy

The story of life, emotions and speculations. Beliefs are crossed out by the desire to open new horizons and learn for themselves that life is just a synonym for insanity, a moment in infinity.

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THE BORDER

Director Alessandro di Gregorio
15 min., 2018, Italy

Two young people take a ferry to the island of Lampedusa, both of them waiting for their first day of work. They are not familiar, but when they set foot on the island, their life will change forever.

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THE LEAST RESISTANCE

Director Rafael Marques
8 min., 2019, Portugal

A movie inspired by the journey of two friends on National Road 2, and in the path of least the resistance that is common to all the trips.

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Documentary

BLACK ON WHITE

Directed by Angelo Freza

15 min, 2019, Italy

A xenophob politician finds a family of a heart donor who was transplanted to him and saved his life. The wife of the donor will reveal the secret that will destroy his life’s foundations.
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MY LAST YEAR AS A LOSER

Director Ursa Menart
Scriptwriter Ursa Menart
Cameraman Darko Heric
Composer Simon Pensek
Editor Jurij Moscon
Producer Danijel Hocevar
Production-studio Vertigo
88 min., 2018, Slovenia

Spela graduated in Art history which means she’s never had a steady job. Her best friends moved out of the country years ago and are not returning, but Spela decided to stay in Ljubljana. At 29 she finds herself lonely, unemployed and stuck sleeping on her disappointed parents’ couch in the midst of Slovenia’s seemingly never-ending economic crisis. She decides to turn her life around, but a newfound friendship with a group of similarly fated losers threatens to even further prolong her extended adolescence.

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FOREST

Director Roman Zhigalov
Writer Roman Zhigalov
Operator Yuri Sergeyev
Composers: Alexander Leonov, Olga Gaydamak
Production Studio PRZ Studio
97 min, 2018, Russia

Danila is sixteen. Katya is twice his age. He spends hours watching her out of the corner of his eye from an old shed on the edge of the forest. He does not even think about trying to be with her until Danila’s father shows up on Katya’s doorstep in an attempt to run away from his avalanching problems. Father and son are drawn into a turmoil of events where neighbor turns against neighbor, dividing the community into «us» and «them». The strong show more and more disregard and contempt the weak, pushing everyone’s life towards a disaster.

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MY UNCLE ARCHIMEDES

Director George Agathonikiadis
Writer George Agathonikiadis, Petr Hudsky
Cameraman Petr Hojda
Composer Ales Brezina
Producer Czech TV, ARTE G.E.I.E.
Production-studio Czech TV, ARTE G.E.I.E.
90 min., 2017, Czech Republic-Germany-France

A bitter comedy which takes place in former Czechoslovakia’s 1940′s and 1950′s. The plot captures the first years of Greek emigrants’ stay here and focuses on the story of a Greek, Archimedes, and a Czech, Karel, who, even though their characters differ, become genuine friends and experience together with a number of tragicomical situations.

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Feature

ETERNAL WINTER

Director Attila Szasz
Scriptwriters: Norbert Kobli, Attila Szasz
Cameraman Andras Nagy
Composer Gergely Paradi
Producers: Abel Koves, Tamas Lajos
Production SZUPERMODERN Studio
110 min., 2018, Hungary

The true story of an unlikely romance in a Soviet labour camp. ‘Eternal Winter’ is the very first feature film about the 700,000 Hungarian victims of the Soviet labour camps whose stories remained untold for over 70 years.

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