Category 2017

Euphoria

Two sisters who have lost touch with one another long ago are leaving on a journey that makes them (re) come into contact with the past and the suffering of the family. Emily is the mature, responsible woman who has faced the mother’s depression and has been with her until the end. Ines left home without thinking back and making his own way in life as a photographer in NY...

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The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds (2018) presents John Bartle’s moving story and the difficulties he faces in preserving his humanity, survival instinct, and his friend alive during the war in Iraq...

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M.F.A.

Noelle, a young student in arts, is constantly harassed by classmates and teachers alike, for the difficult expression of her artistic creativity. The young woman falls in love with her colleague, Luke, who seems to be a really nice guy. However, Luke is not just a villain, but also a violent and empathic offender whose victim she becomes. Trying to cope with the trauma, she is impulsively confronted with her attacker, which leads to a violent altercation culminating in the accidental death of the aggressor. Noelle tries to regain a certain normality in her life, but when she discovers that there are many more victims of sexual abuse on campus who dare not speak, she decides to take her justice in her own hands...

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Beatriz at Dinner

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor Mexican city, drew attention to his innate goodness, building a health care career in Los Angeles. Beatriz is a miraculous therapist, very sensitive to her touch and passionately dedicated to her mission of curing pain through holistic therapy. After treating a young woman’s mother and helping her recover from chemotherapy, her old Volkswagen ruins, so she receives a friendly invitation to stay at a dinner celebrating a profitable business. As the guests arrive and the wine begins to flow, Beatriz finds himself in a verbal war with Doug Strutt, a ruthless mogul who takes care of more money than people. Believing that she knows him somewhere, Beatriz is becoming more and more anxious. Undoubtedly, he wonders if Doug’s achievements came at the cost of others’ suffering, putting the invitations in contradictory positions...

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6 Below

Eric is a talented hostess who, following childhood traumas due to an authoritative father, gives up his favorite sport and becomes addicted to drugs. In an attempt to recover, he went to a hut in the Sierra Mountains to do snowboarding, just when a great snow storm was announced. The storm finds him on the piste and because of the weather, he gets lost and he does not recognize the way back to the cottage. Without a means of defending against the cold and equipped only with what is dressed, Eric begins a struggle for survival, having to face not only the one-foot wound, but also the demons that haunt him with childhood memories. After seven days in which he had no sign of his son, Susan, Eric’s mother, decides to start looking for him, referring to the rescue units in the region...

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Valentine’s Again

A workaholic executive director (Nicky Whelan) repeats the same Valentine’s Day again and again until he finds the right man for her...

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Christmas Inheritance

Ellen Langford (Eliza Taylor) can inherit the gift of her father’s gift business, but with a condition: she must deliver a special Christmas card to her father’s former partner in Snow Falls, the hometown he had never known...

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68 Kill

68 Kill (2017) is a romantic punk-rock comedy about femininity, masculinity and theft of $ 68,000. Chip and Liza form a great couple, but they have a complex relationship: Chip is a simple type, and Liza completes her income with a “daddy”. However, Liza has the perfect plan to break out of her rich “sugar daddy”, coming up with the idea of stealing her awful benefactor from a bunch of money. Now Chip begins to see a dark part of it that he did not know that he or she never wanted to recognize. Even if they thought they had everything under control, things started to get tangled as soon as they reached the rich man’s home, and for Chip it was just the beginning of the longest and most terrifying journey of his life...

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The Forgiven

Based on real events, The Forgiven is a political drama that recreates the confrontation of Archbishop Tutu with Blomfeld, a brutal murderer seeking redemption for his crimes. It is 1996 and the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), whose purpose is to provide support and rehabilitation to the victims of racial segregation, has been in operation for two years. Led by Archbishop Tutu, he works to resolve crimes to heal an angry nation. When Archbishop Tutu is appointed at the forefront of a nationwide investigation, he is summoned to a maximum security prison by a notorious murderer seeking leniency...

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Sweet Virginia

After a triple murder shakes a small town in Alaska, Elwood is housed in a motel run by Sam, a former rodeo champion whose impressive physical presence conceals a troubled soul. Sam himself is an outsider, a former rodeo champion, happy to leave the blows and violence in the ring. Thus, when his guests turn out to be indiscipital or a stranger tries to communicate with him, repulsion is his natural answer. United by their outsider status, the two men bind a difficult friendship, a dangerous connection that will trigger a new wave of violence and unleash the darkest demons of Sam. Secrets are revealed, violence is growing, and people in the city are becoming increasingly crazy. Our hero has to deal with his past and present relationships to survive this unpredictable predator...

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