THE CITY

a film by :Yousry Nasrallah

Ali is a young actor, son of a market gardener, who works in the Rod El Farag district. One day, Ali abandons his family, friends, his job and his love to go to Paris, alone. He starts taking boxing lessons, dreaming of making it into the big time. His (...)

France - Egypt

90min - 35mm - 1.85 -Color - Drama

Original language : Egyptian & French

The Conquerors

a film by :Xabi Molia

Galaad, a second-rate actor, joins his brother Noe, the coach of an obscure football club, at the funeral of their father. As half-brothers, they have little in common except a shared record of personal failures. Galaad interprets this situation as the (...)

France - Benelux

96min - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language: French

THE CORDILLERA OF DREAMS

a film by :Patricio Guzmán

“In Chile, when the sun rises, it had to climb hills, walls and tops before reaching the last stone of the Cordillera. In my country, the Cordillera is everywhere. But for the Chilean citizens, it is an unknown territory. After going North for (...)

Chile - France

85min - DCP - 1.85 - Color - Documentary

Original language - Spanish

Oeil d'Or Winner - Documentary Prize - Cannes 2019

 

 

 

THE DAZZLED

a film by :Sarah Suco

Camille, 12, passionate about circus, is the eldest of a large family. One day, her parents enter a religious community based on sharing and solidarity in which they fully invest. The girl must accept a way of living that questions her desires and her own (...)

France

89min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

 

 

THE EMPTY BOX

a film by :Claudia Sainte-Luce

Due to his health condition, Toussaint, a 60 year old Haitian native, goes to live with Jazmin, his 30 year old daughter in Mexico City. Toussaint is a man who wasn’t able to take root in any of the places he lived. He was not a loving father and he is a (...)

France - Mexico

101min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: Spanish

THE GIRL WITHOUT HANDS

a film by :Sébastien Laudenbach

In hard times, a miller sells his daughter to the Devil. Protected by her purity, she escapes but is deprived of her hands. Walking away from her family, she encounters the goddess of water, a gentle gardener and a prince in his castle. A long journey (...)

France

76min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

THE HARVESTERS

a film by :Etienne Kallos

South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is different, secretive, emotionally frail. One day his mother, (...)

France - South Africa - Greece - Poland - Switzerland

104min - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language: Afrikaneer, English

 

THE HOLY FAMILY

a film by :Louis-Do de Lencquesaing

Jean, a renowned academic, finds himself Minister of the Family, even though he is lost in the events that shake (...)

France

90min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

 

THE LAND

a film by :Youssef Chahine

Dans les années 1930, l’Egypte est gouvernée par une monarchie sous tutelle anglaise. Dans un village du delta du Nil, les paysans vivent difficilement. Un jour, les autorités décident de restreindre les permis d’irrigation. Au même moment, le (...)

Egypt

130min - 35 mm - 1.33 - Color - Mono - Drama

Original language : Arabic

 

THE LAST HAMMER BLOW

a film by :Alix Delaporte

When he first enters the Montpellier Opera House, 13 year old Victor knows nothing about music. Nor does he know his father who is there to conduct Mahler’s 6th symphony. He starts to watch him from a distance, discovering the rehearsals’ (...)

France

83 mn - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

THE LONERS

a film by :Jean-Paul Civeyrac

Pierre lives with the painful memory of his dead wife. Sometimes, her ghost appears, bringing him peace. But, one day, Baptiste, Pierre's brother, comes to stay, upsetting the daily (...)

France

75min - 1.33 - Color - Drama

Original language: French

 

THE MILK OF HUMAN KINDNESS

a film by :Dominique Cabrera

Christelle is with her new-born baby one day when she is suddenly seized with panic. She disappears. Her husband, Laurent, starts looking for her everywhere, questioning her father, mother, sister and friends. What could have happened? Where did she go? In (...)

France - Belgium

80min - Color - Drama

Original language: French

THE NEW EVE

a film by :Catherine Corsini

Camille is having the time of her life, enjoying all that Paris' decadent nightlife has to offer. She parties all night with sexual abandon, then stumbles home at dawn, hangover and ready to do it all over again. But things change when she meets Alexis, a (...)

France

94min - 35mm - 1.85 - Color - Comedy

Original language: French

THE OFFICIAL STORY

a film by :Luis Puenzo

1983 - Alicia, the mother of an adopted 5-year-old girl, teaches history in a Buenos Aires high school. Both in her profession and in her private life she has always accepted the «official version,» until one day when the regime’s façade and that of it (...)

Argentina

114min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: Spanish

THE PARTY'S OVER

a film by :Marie Garel-Weiss

THE PARTY’S OVER is the story of a revival, that of Céleste and Sihem. Arrived on the same day in a rehab facility, they’re going to seal an indestructible friendship. It will be as much a force as an obstacle when, expelled from their shelter, they (...)

France

90min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

 

THE PEARL BUTTON

a film by :Patricio Guzmán

The ocean contains the history of all humanity. The sea holds the voices of the Earth and those that come from outer space. Water receives impetus from the stars and transmits it to living creatures. Water, the longest border in Chile, also holds the secret (...)

France - Chile - Spain

82min - DCP - 1.85 - Color - Documentary

Original language: Spanish

 

THE RETURN OF THE PRODIGAL SON

a film by :Youssef Chahine

This is a tale about the fall of a great Egyptian family, waiting for the liberation of their unique son after 12 years in jail. Ali is freed eventually, but his prison years have broken his youth and ideals. After the family reunion, soon comes for his (...)

Egypt - Algeria

120min - 35 mm - 1.66 - Color - Mono - Drama

Original language : Arabic

 

THE SANDMEN

a film by :Pierre Salvadori

Paris today, a working-class neighbourhood, a square. Two bars stand facing each other as they would in the main street of a town in the Far West. Marie is 25 years old and has come back to Paris after a long absence in search of a brother, Antoine. She (...)

France

95min - 1.85 - Color - Detective drama

Original language: French

THE SPARROW

a film by :Youssef Chahine

Egypt, June 1967. We are at the eve of the Six-Day War against Israel. Raouf is a young soldier and the adopted son of a powerful member of the police. While chasing a bandit, Raouf meets Youssef, an experienced journalist who is inquiring on a case of (...)

Egypt

102min - 35mm - 1.33 - Color - Mono - Drama

Original language : Arabic

 

THE STORY OF A BOY WHO WANTED TO BE KISSED

a film by :Philippe Harel

Raoul is 20, he lives alone in a Paris attic room. He's a student in Art History working on his master's degree. However, he finds it hard to concentrate on the task in hand as, for several months now, he has been obsessed by a single idea : he wants to be (...)

France

100min - Color - Drama

Original language: French

The story of my real life in Rouen

a film by :Olivier Ducastel & Jacques Martineau

To film his training sessions in figure skating, Etienne's grandmother gives him a video camera. Teen-aged Etienne starts recording his everyday life with his friends and mother in Rouen, without being voyeuristic, more as a game and a way of collecting (...)

France

102min - 35 mm, shot in DV - 1.33 - Color - Drama comedy

Original language :French

 

THE WOLBERG FAMILY

a film by :Axelle Ropert

He can make an amazing speech on American soul music to astounded school kids, meddle in the private life of his fellow citizens or even make his 18-year-old daughter swear that never, ever, will she leave the family home. This man’s name is Simon (...)

France

80min - 35 mm - Scope - Color - Dolby SRD - Drama

Original language :French

THE WOUND

a film by :John Trengove

Xolani, a lonely factory worker, joins the men of his community in the mountains of the Eastern Cape to initiate a group of teenage boys into manhood. When a defiant initiate from the city discovers his best kept secret, Xolani's entire existence begins to (...)

South Africa - France - Germany - Austria

88min - DCP - Scope - Color - Drama

Original language: Xhosa

THIS SUMMER FEELING

a film by :Mikhaël Hers

In high summer, Sasha, 30, dies suddenly. Her death brings two virtual strangers, her boyfriend Lawrence and sister Zoé, closer together, sharing their grief and the burden of their loss in Berlin, Paris and New York. Three summers, three cities, the time (...)

France - Germany

106min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French, English

Three men and a cradle

a film by :Coline Serreau

All three of them love, luxury, women and their freedom.Pierre, Jacques et Michel share a luxurius flat. Jacques, who is an airline steward, takes off to Japan for three weeks leaving a message to his two friends : " .a friend is going to leave a parcel for (...)

France

100min - 35mm / HD - 1.66 - Color - Comedy

Original language : French