Hauteur : auteur cinema at its best! A selection that reflects the diversity and dynamics of European creativity.
Sweden, Germany, Norway
With About Endlessness, Roy Andersson adds to his cinematic oeuvre with a reflection on human life in all its beauty and cruelty, its splendour and banality.
Kosovo, France, Albania, Croatia
A young boy living in a house of women must hurry to save a woman who is teaching him Serbian, so that he can continue the search for his missing father.
After he loses his illegal job, Frank thinks Maroussia won’t love him anymore and leaves to make as much money as she does: 12,000, just what it takes to last for a year.
Hadrien LA VAPEUR and Corto VACLAV
In Brazzaville, an invisible world governs the visible world. The apostle Medard struggles to heal the sick victims of bad spells. His life changes when he is accused of practicing black magic.
While visiting his home over Christmas, Milan discovers that his eldest son has become involved with a para-military youth group, suspected of bullying one of his classmates and leading to his death.
Pete, a darkly compelling thirty-something, meets Laurie, an emotionally withdrawn student. The two strangers start forming a precarious friendship. As their unique bond grows, the truth behind Pete’s motives unravels.
Lena has come from Poland to sell her baby. Ermanno has to pretend to be the father so that he can entrust the newborn to his uncle Fabio. Ermanno starts to assume his role as if he was the actual father of Sole
Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia
Based on true events, Stitches tells the story of a woman who believes that her newborn baby was stolen from her, while she was told that her baby died. She is fighting in order to uncover the truth.
Eva decides to stay in Madrid in August. Through events and encounters that take place during the summertime festivities and night-time fiestas, Eva will discover that life still has opportunities for her.
Tommaso is the story of an American artist living in Rome with his young European wife Nikki and their 3 year old daughter, Dee Dee. A work concerning imagination.