Semsudin Radoncic – Zavjera (2020)

On its way to joining NATO, the small nation of Montenegro got in the way of the great state of Russia. Moscow agents plan to stage a coup in Mediterranean country on the day of the parliamentary elections. The goal is to remove the pro-Western prime minister and install pro-Russian rule. But an insider, a “small man” with an awakened conscience, afraid the conspiracy will cost many lives, decides to change the course of history. Read More »

Jonas Kærup Hjort – Den Næstsidste AKA The Penultimate (2020)

A Kafkaesque tale of an insignificant Water Inspector who arrives at a giant remote building in order to register the residents’ water meters. Before he knows of it, he finds himself trapped inside the building facing an impenetrable maze of obstacles. In his attempt to escape, perception of reality, the rational, and the remnants of his human existence is turned upside down. Read More »

Thanasis Neofotistos – Route-3 (2019)

In a sweaty, overcrowded tram in Sarajevo, a shy teenager is beset by every imaginable impediment as he tries to capture the attention of his object of desire. Read More »

Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen – My Favorite War (2020)

A personal, animated documentary about the director’s life growing up in Latvia during the Soviet era 1970-1990, where Sovjet used WW2 as an ideological weapon to suppress and scare the population. Read More »

Andrey Khrzhanovskiy – Nos, ili zagovor netakikh AKA The Nose or The Conspiracy of Mavericks (2020)

A cheerful grim look at the follies of the twentieth century, anchored in Gogol’s proto-surrealist novella ‘The Nose’ and Shostakovich’s opera of the same name. Read More »

Cristian Ponce – Historia de lo Oculto (2020)

For the final broadcast of ‘60 Minutes to Midnight’, the most viewed journalistic show on television, the star of the night is Adrián Marcato, who is about to expose the president of the government’s ties to Satanism. Read More »

Donato Rotunno – Io sto bene (2020)

Antonio has spent his whole life away from Italy, his home country. He crosses paths with Leo, a young Italian artist who is trying to make it abroad. The old man and the young woman’s destinies mirror each other. Memories from the past are awoken and end up offering a more peaceful future to the both of them. Read More »