A group of old friends gather around a dining table to reconnect after adjusting to new adulthood. Resentment simmers beneath the surface, and heat rises as they come to terms with their repressed and utter disdain for each other.
A young girl finds herself ensnared in the dark underbelly of London's sex trade. The passage of seven long years only intensifies the urgency of her sister's mission to find her, when an unexpected phone call ignites a desperate quest.
A horrific car accident turns a married couple's lives upside down. Artist Maria's husband, businessman Kirill, becomes disturbingly perfect. Is he repenting his mistakes and trying to make up for what he almost lost forever, or is it all a figment of Maria's injured imagination? A series of increasingly strange coincidences and signs suggest that Maria can no longer trust herself.
"Naina" unfolds the poignant aftermath of a young girl's recovery process following a sexual assault at a party in Mumbai. The film sensitively navigates the survivor's emotional journey and the challenges she faces in the wake of this traumatic event.
Klaudia travels to her childhood home in Brazil to visit her old father. They exchanged deep and passionate letters for 20 years. However, their correspondence was interrupted by her father’s brain accident. Affected by aphasia, he could no longer speak, losing his former strength as a psychoanalyst and becoming a more distant father. Do human beings need to communicate with their environment? How do we communicate? Can affection build a language beyond words?Can the camera be a communication device between two beings that cannot speak?
A short film about Porto Lagos, a settlement in the regional unit of Xanthi, Greece. It is situated on the bar separating Lake Vistonida from the Aegean Sea. A bit of experimental look to nature & religion symbols.
When Charlize started tapping maple trees 35 years ago, she appeared to the world as a different person with a different name. In those days she worked as a construction worker, then a shop teacher, then a home builder. “I learned to accept what I had, which was being a male,” she says. Only when she reached her seventh decade did she find it possible to express her true identity as a transgender woman. In retirement, Charlize’s work is now on her farm, Sweet Sourland, tucked away in a still quiet corner of New Jersey. Here, in addition to producing syrup and raising sheep, she pursues a lifelong passion for creating art. Her specialty is colorful geometric designs painted on unusual canvases such as glass and wood. Meditative pieces that inspire introspection.
This is a story of a tribal couple coping with the loss of their daughter in the Uranium Mining area in the state of Jharkhand, India. The story also highlights how deeply tribal groups are connected to the forest, their culture and each other. This film has captured vivid colours of their festivals, togetherness and folk songs that bind them to their culture. While capturing different seasons in Jharkhand, the drastic change in environment is also noticeable.
Rashad and Annie go down to Douglas, Georgia, to spend the holidays with Rashad's cousins, Junior and Aretha. Christmas turns out to be a little more than what they bargained for when a past love and a family secret are revealed.