14-21 December 2019 D-30

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.

Disco
Disco

Jorunn MYKLEBUST SYVERSEN
Norway

When a champion dancer begins to falter, her family questions her faith and prompts her to search for more radical solutions, in Jorunn Myklebust Syversen’s disturbing second feature.

La Communion
La Communion

Jan KOMASA
Poland, France

The arrival of a young, charismatic preacher is the opportunity for the local community of a small town to begin the healing process after a tragedy that happened there.

Notre-Dame du Nil
Notre-Dame du Nil

Atiq RAHIMI
France

Rwanda, 1973. Young girls are sent to Our Lady of the Nile, a prestigious Catholic boarding school perched on a hill, where they are taught to become the Rwandan elite.

Patrick
Patrick

Tim MIELANTS
Belgium

Patrick lives with his parents on a naturist campsite. When his father dies and he lost his favourite hammer, his obsessive search becomes an existential quest.

Pelican Blood
Pelican Blood

Katrin GEBBE
Germany, Bulgaria

A mother’s idyllic country life is threatened when her newly adopted second daughter turns from shy and charming to menacing and dangerous, in Katrin Gebbe's dramatic thriller.

Romulus & Remus - The First King
Romulus & Remus - The First King

Matteo ROVERE
Italy, Belgium

Convinced that he is bigger than gods’ will, Remus believes he is meant to become king of the city he and his brother, Romulus, will found. But their tragic destiny is already written... 

Sanctuary
Sanctuary

Álvaro LONGORIA
Spain

Featuring Spanish actors and environmental activists Javier and Carlos Bardem, this urgent, enlightening, and stunningly beautiful documentary tells the story of a campaign to preserve the Antarctic Ocean by Greenpeace.

Sing me a song
Sing me a song

Thomas BALMÈS
France, Germany, Switzerland

Sing Me a Song, the new feature from acclaimed documentary filmmaker Thomas Balmès (Babies, Happiness), follows Peyangki, a young monk living in a rural monastery in Bhutan

Powered by FestiCiné