New Talents Competition: Live-action 1
Human beings have always been complex. Yet today, when we are all living in such different conditions, it is even harder to notice how similar we actually are. These five young filmmakers from China, the United States, Belgium and the Netherlands understand this notion extremely well, and that is why they have the ability to touch our hearts and souls.
Two sisters, struggling and trying to meet their family’s expectations, are brought together in early spring for a memorial of their grandfather’s death.
Secret Lives of Asians at Night
What does the model minority do after dark? Find out in this screwball noir in five languages.
The Raspberry Taste
Aslinn, an astronaut, is going to Mars for a mission of implantation. A trip without return. She spends her last day on Earth with her sister in the windmill field of their childhood.
The archetype of the modern man, Dirk has it all: a successful career, a loving marriage, and a happy life. He wants his death to be perfect, too.
The Apricot Tree
A bigoted widower fails at maintaining his late wife's apricot tree in a conservativeneighbourhoodsouth of London. When his attempts are interrupted by a refugee found sleeping in his garden shed, he learns how to find closure.