Category 2016

Paula

Worpswede, northern Germany. 1900. From the moment they meet Paula Becker and Otto Modersohn I feel a special connection. Their passion for painting turns into great love. They marry, but the couple’s life is far from the conventions of their time. It is a relationship rendered in rich colors and bold accents and bearing scars of battle...

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The Raft

A sensitive American short story about a grandfather, a war veteran, and his nephew, always eager to poke through the office, which seems to conceal as much as the loaded captain’s conscience. The story of his grandfather’s struggles fascinates the boy so much he imagines himself over and over again in the place of the captain, making no easy decisions. The discovery of the story, for the first time, reveals fragments of reality that have been hidden, deep buried, in the increasingly pressing consciousness of the former captain...

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Monsieur Paul

1972. When Klaus Barbie, the “butcher of Lyon,” is unveiled in Argentina, Franck Jourdan, a renowned reporter, discovers the existence of Paul Touvier, a cold character, at the heart of the atrocities committed in Lyon during Occupation...

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Médecin de campagne

All the inhabitants of this corner of the country can rely on Jean-Pierre, the doctor who takes care of them and who is next to them, day and night, seven days a week. When Jean-Pierre becomes ill, Nathalie, a new doctor, comes to the hospital to assist him...

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A Time to Dance

The film features the story of the couple Abby and John, whose separation is postponed when their daughter announces she marries...

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The Eagle Huntress

“The Eagle Huntress” tells the story of Aisholpan, a 13-year-old teenager...

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Willy 1er

At the death of his twin brother, Willy, 50, leaves for the first time in his parent’s home to move to a nearby village. “At Caudebec, I’m leaving. An apartment, I’ll buy. Friends will have...

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Beyond The Mountains and Hills

David is left to the hearth after he has served his country for 27 years. He returns to his family after he has been away from them for many years and is trying to make a new life as a civilian. He thinks he will find his way into a private sector leadership position, but he has difficulty adapting to the rhythm of the “new Israel,” a competitive culture obsessed with success and money. He isolates himself in the house, watching TV shows or listening to the radio. When a friend suggests them to work for a company that sells dietary supplements, he sees in this proposal a chance to enter the business world and become remarkable...

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Ebola

A documentary analyzing the unprecedented outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa...

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Be Somebody

Wanting to escape the burden of fame, Jordan Jaye flees from the bus he was in the tournament and meets an independent girl with big dreams...

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