The Other Side of Hope by Aki Kaurismäki

»The Other Side of Hope«

by Aki Kaurismäki

The paths of a Syrian refugee and a Finnish travelling salesman cross in the asphalt jungle called Helsinki.

The Owners by Agustín Toscano and Ezequiel Radusky

»The Owners«

by Agustín Toscano and Ezequiel Radusky

When their employers aren't home, the caretakers secretly occupy the house and emulate the owners' lifestyle. When the owners arrive unexpectedly, it's difficult for them to give up that comfort... A quirky satire on modern class struggle from debut directors Agustin Toscano & Ezequiel Radusky.

The Police Officer's Wife by Philip Gröning

»The Police Officer's Wife«

by Philip Gröning

A simple film. A man, a woman, a child. A small town. the square apartment. Perfect sundays. The story of a young family. 

The Princess of Nebraska by Wayne Wang

»The Princess of Nebraska«

by Wayne Wang

"The Princess of Nebraska" follows twenty-four hours in the life of Sasha, a young Chinese woman who is four months pregnant through a fling back in Beijing. Interrupting her first year of college in Omaha, Nebraska, she travels to San Francisco to abort the child and confront her lover's male

The Second Mother by Anna Muylaert

»The Second Mother«

by Anna Muylaert

Having left her daughter Jessica to be raised by relatives in the north of Brazil, Val works as a loving nanny in São Paulo. When Jessica arrives for a visit 13 years later, she confronts her mother with her slave-like attitude and everyone in the house gets affected by Jessica’s unexpected behavior.

The Sleeping Voice by Benito Zambrano

»The Sleeping Voice«

by Benito Zambrano

Madrid, 1940. A women’s prison in Ventas. General Franco and his army have seized power. The winners are not satisfied with their victory; they want to exterminate their enemy.

The Song of Scorpions by Anup Singh

»The Song of Scorpions«

by Anup Singh

Nooran is learning the ancient art of healing from her grandmother, a scorpion-singer. Aadam, a camel trader, falls in love when he hears her sing. But before long, Nooran is poisoned by a treachery and must undertake a journey to avenge herself and find her song.

The State I am in by Christian Petzold

»The State I am in«

by Christian Petzold

For 15 years now the parents have been leading an underground existence. Hiding among the anonymous tourists on the beaches of Portugal. They had broken a taboo: They had conceived a daughter.