Program

Playtime

The Playtime selection is an exploration of the best of what European entertainment cinema has to offer. Action movies, road movie, thrillers and comedy ... genres that are poorly represented in festivals, and which we believe, deserve a real spotlight.

Av The Hunt
Av The Hunt

Emre AKAY
Turkey

Turkey, present day. An unfaithful young woman is hunted down by the police and abandoned by her loved ones. Her death would make up for the bruised ego of the men in her family. Time to run!

Gaza mon amour
Gaza mon amour

Tarzan NASSER and Arab NASSER
France, Germany, Portugal, Qatar, Palestine

Palestinian fisherman Issa, 60, is secretly in love with Siham, a market dressmaker. One day Issa finds a bronze statue of the god Apollo in his net. This is just the first of many disturbances for Issa.

Hope
Hope

Maria SØDAHL
Norway, Sweden

The relationship between artist-partners Tomas and Anja is put to the test after Anja gets a life-threatening diagnosis.

I Never Cry
I Never Cry

Piotr DOMALEWSKI
Poland, Ireland

After learning about the death of her father, a builder working abroad, the seventeen-year old Ola has to travel to Ireland to bring his body back to Poland.

Le Procès de l'herboriste
Le Procès de l'herboriste

Agnieszka HOLLAND
Czechia, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia

Inspired by the true story of herbalist Jan Mikolasek, who dedicated his life to caring for the sick in spite of the immense obstacles he faced in his private and public life.

Lovecut
Lovecut

Johanna LIETHA and Iliana ESTAÑOL
Austria, Switzerland

Tinder, identity, lies, porn and six rebellious teenagers trying to find in a digital, rapid changing society that offers many possibilities, as well as extreme challenges.

My Wonderful Wanda
My Wonderful Wanda

Bettina OBERLI
Switzerland

Wanda nurses the patriarch of a wealthy family. When an unexpected complication arises, family secrets come to light and arrangements are made to try and appease everyone in this biting family drama.

Nightlife
Nightlife

Simon VERHOEVEN
Germany

Milo works as a bartender in Berlin and one night gets to know his dream woman Sunny through a series of coincidences. However, nothing will shake Milo and Sunny‘s love if they can survive this date...

Sputnik
Sputnik

Egor ABRAMENKO
Russia

The lone survivor of an enigmatic spaceship incident hasn't returned home alone: a creature lives inside his body from where it escapes every night. 

Thou Shalt Not Hate
Thou Shalt Not Hate

Mauro MANCINI
Italy, Poland

A doctor of Jewish origin rescues a man who is the victim of a car crash, but when he discovers a Nazi tattoo on his chest, he leaves him to his fate…

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