Feature Film Official Selection

 3 Faces 

Director : Jafar Panahi
Producer: Jafar Panahi Film Production
main actors : Behnaz Jafari , Jafar Panahi

SYNOPSIS: Well-known actress Behnaz Jafari is distraught by a provincial girl’s video plea for help — oppressed by her family to not pursue her studies at the Tehran drama conservatory. Behnaz abandons her shoot and turns to filmmaker Jafar Panahi to help solve the mystery of the young girl’s troubles. They travel by car to the rural northwest where they have amusing encounters with the charming folk of the girl’s mountain village. But the city visitors soon discover that the protection of age-old traditions is as generous as local hospitality.

The Wild Pear Tree

Director : Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Production: Zeynep Özbatur Atakan
Main actor: Aydın Doğu Demirko

SYNOPSIS:
An aspiring writer returns to his native village, where his father’s debts catch up to him.

 

 

 

 

 

Shoplifters

Director : Hirokazu Kore-eda
Producing : Aoi Pro, Inc.
Main actor:Lily Franky

SYNOPSIS:Somewhere in Tokyo, Osamu Shibata and his wife Nobuyo live in poverty. While Osamu receives occasional employment and Nobuyo has a low-paying job, the family relies in large part on the grandmother’s pension. As he is shoplifting for groceries with his son, Shota, they discover Yuri, a homeless girl. Osamu takes her home, where the family observes evidence of abuse. Despite their strained finances, they informally adopt her.

 

Beyond The Clouds

Director : Majid Majidi

PRODUCED BY : Zee Studios
Shareen Mantri Kedia , Kishor Arora
Main actor : Ishaan khatter

SYNOPSIS:The paths of two siblings collide, when on the run from the cops after a drug bust, Amir a 19yr old peddler from Mumbai finds solitude in his past, his estranged sister Tara, who in a bid to protect her brother lands up in jail. This catastrophic incident turns serendipitous for them, whose entire lives have been clouded by despair as unexpectedly the light shines on them from Beyond the Clouds! The film highlights the many facets of India intertwined with celebration of love & family!

MUG

Director : Malgorzata Szumowska
Producers: Jacek Drosio, Michal Englert , Malgorzata Szumowska
Main actor : Mateusz Kosciukiewicz

SYNOPSIS: A man undergoes a face transplant and experiences ensuing identity issues

 

 

 

 

 

BAD POETRY TOKYO

Produced and Directed by : Anshul Chauhan
CO-Produced by : Mina Moteki
Main actor : Shuna Iijima

SYNOPSIS: A 30 Year old woman, a hostess past her time working at a shady club and an aspiring
actress living in Tokyo. Betrayed by her love and her dreams crushed, the broken
woman leaves Tokyo for her hometown in the countryside after five years of no contact
with her family. There she reconnects with an old flame but is also forced to confront
some unpleasant truths about her past.

3/4

Director : Ilian Metev
main actors: Mila Mihova , Nikolay Mashalov

SYNOPSIS: Mila is a gifted pianist with a bright future, yet her father pays more attention to the rings of Saturn than to her goals, and her brother tries to distract her with his unwanted talent for the absurd. A portrait of a family, struggling to find meaning during their last summer together.

 

 

 

 

GOLNESA

Director : Sattar Chamani Gol
Producer : Sattar Chamani Gol,Yousef Karimi
Main actor: Alimohammad Radmanesh, Yeganeh Rajabi

SYNOPSIS: Golmammad and Golnesa, a young Afghan couple, are illegal immigrants who are working in a traditional brick making kiln in Iran. Following the events happening to them, their lives undergo changes.

 

 

 

 

THE INTERPRETER

Director : Martin Šulík
Producer: Martin Šulík, Rudolf Biermann, Bruno Wagner
Main actor(s): Jiří Menzel , Peter Simonischek

SYNOPSIS: 80-year-old Ali Ungar comes across a book by a former SS officer describing his wartime activities in Slovakia. He realises his parents were executed by him. He sets out to take revenge but finds instead his 70-year-old son, Georg, a retired teacher. Georg, who had avoided his father all his life, decides to find out more about him and offers Ali to be his interpreter. The two old men, in everything opposite, embark on a bittersweet journey to meet surviving witnesses of the wartime tragedy. They discover a country eager to forget its past.

THE SOWER

Director : Marine Francen
Production: Producers: Sylvie Pialat, Benoît Quainon
Main actor: Pauline Burlet

SYNOPSIS:  Violette is old enough to marry in 1852 when her
mountain village is brutally deprived of all its men
following the repression of the Republicans ordered
by Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte. The women spend
months in total isolation. Desperate to one day see
their men again, they take an oath: if a man comes,
he will be for everyone. Life must continue in the
belly of each and every one of them

 

The Chaotic Life of Nada Kadic

Director : Marta Hernaiz Pidal
Producer: Alen Ljubuncic
Main actor: Hava Dombic

SYNOPSIS: A clueless mother alongside her little autistic daughter on a disastrous trip, in an old Yugo car around Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro.

 

 

 

 

TIGERMILK

Director : Ute Wieland
Producer: Oliver Berben | Susanne Freyer | Judith Fülle | Constanze Guttmann
Main actors: Flora Thiemann , Emily Kusche

SYNOPSIS: Best friends Nini and Jameelah are 14 years old.
Summer has begun and Berlin is their playground. Sticky lipped and heavy-eyed from drinking
Tigermilk, a mix of passion fruit, milk and brandy, they flirt and use their innocent charm for
fun. This summer, It’s going to happen –sex and true love with Nico and Lukas. But growing
up also means pain: they witness a murder, run into some disappointments and Jameelah and
her mum are deported back to Iraq.
Tender and

 

ONE OF THESE DAYS

Director : Nadim Tabet
Producer: Georges Schoucair
Main actor(s): Panos Aprahamian

SYNOPSIS: Beirut, a day in autumn. There are demonstrations all over the city.
Weapons are being smuggled. The country is on the brink of chaos. Maya,
Yasmina, Rami, Fouad and Amira are young people aged between 17 and 22,
busy playing games of love and seduction. On this day like any other, they
wonder how they will lighten their boredom come nightfall.

 

 

14 TEMMUZ

Director : Haşim Aydemir
producer : Mehmet Husamettin Yurek
Main actor : Suat Usta

SYNOPSIS: On September 12, 1980, a military coup was staged by the Turkish
army. As a result, the oppression on people got past endurance. In
Diyarbakir prison, thousands of Kurds were subjected to fascist
practices and violation of basic human rights. A group of Kurdish
revolutionaries resisted this oppression by starting an indefinite
hunger strike.