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.

Hope Gap
Hope Gap

William NICHOLSON
United Kingdom

A couple's visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.

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.

Paradise War - The story of Bruno Manser
Paradise War - The story of Bruno Manser

Niklaus HILBER
Switzerland

The incredible story of Bruno Manser, who lived with the nomadic Penan tribe on Borneo in the 1980s and became one of the most important and credible environmentalists of our time.

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... 

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

Sons of Denmark
Sons of Denmark

Ulaa SALIM
Denmark

Denmark, 2025. As the far-right wins ground, 19-year-old Zakaria is talked into joining a terrorist cell. An astounding and realistic look into the future.

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