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program , films , International Newcomer Competition

III Smoking Barrels

Three stylistically diverse stories from an India far removed from the glittery world of Bollywood. They are directed with the edginess of documentaries and play in a cinematically hitherto underrepresented region of the country, the Northwest of the subcontinent, that is to say Assam, Meghalaya and Manipur, the border-regions close...

Oct , 20
films , International Newcomer Competition

The Watchman

The modern day colonialists of the Dominican Republic are not so much foreign tourists, but, increasingly, nouveau riche Dominicans from the cities. They own numerous villas at the beach and on the offshore islands. Their private properties inhibit public access to the beaches, even though they may only spend a...

Oct , 18
program , films , International Newcomer Competition

See you in Texas

Vito Palmieri’s impressive feature debut feels like a documentary, though it cast with professional actors. Palmieri intentionally avoids drama while telling a simple, almost naturalistic story spanning four seasons. It is a parable about a generation Y couple torn between ambition, compromise and mutual support....

Oct , 18