A film by Bobbie Peers
In mid–winter the German illusionist Dirk Ohm (August Diehl) arrives in the small town of Grong, a place ridden by the disappearance of a young local woman – Maria (Sara Hjort Ditlevsen). Dirk soon finds himself searching for Maria side by side with the villagers; and slowly he falls in love with the missing woman.
A film by Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala
In the heat of the summer. An isolated house in the countryside between woods and corn fields. Ten-year-old twins wait for their mother. When she comes back, her head wrapped in bandages after plastic surgery, nothing is as it was before. Stern and distant now, she shuts the family off from the outside world. Starting to doubt that this woman is actually their mother, the boys are determined to find the truth by any means.
A film by Yared Zeleke
Ephraim is a young
Ethiopian boy. His father leaves him and his sheep, from which he is inseparable,
to be looked after by distant relatives, far from his drought-ridden homeland.
Ephraim isn’t very good at farming, but he has a hidden talent: he is an
excellent cook. One day, his uncle tells him that they have to
sacrifice his sheep for the next religious feast. The young boy, however, is
ready to do anything to save his only friend and return home.
A film by Alanté Kavaïté
17 year-old Sangaile is fascinated by stunt planes. Afraid of heights, she has never dared
to even enter in one of the cockpits. At a summer aeronautical show, nearby her
parents' lakeside villa, she meets Auste, a local girl of her age, who unlike
Sangaile, lives her life to the full with creativity and dare. As the two girls become lovers,
allows Auste to discover her most intimate secret, and finds in her teenage
love the only person to truly encourage her in flying.