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WILL “THE MACHINE”

Consumed by ambition, an elite high school football prodigy isolates himself from the immaturity of his classmates, until an unexpected running partner dredges up his emotional past.

WILD LOVE

While on a romantic getaway, Alan and Beverly cause a fatal accident. This crime won’t remain unpunished.

WILD

When a father misbehaves during a weekend-holiday, his surroundings will make him feel very unwelcome, while his wife and son turn against him.

WASHED AWAY

A teenage girl in an evangelical church youth group must deal with the fallout when her trust is publicly betrayed.

WAITING FOR FUKUSHIMA

Seven years after one of the most catastrophic natural and nuclear disasters in history, Fukushima pushes past the headlines and the forgotten survivors work to return home.

VOURVOUROU

“Where does the sun go when it gets dark? Why is the chicken’s egg so important to humans? Why doesn’t my brother take me with him when he goes caroling with Claire?” Six-year-old Markos is determined to find solutions as the circle of life unravels before his eyes.

UNDER COVERS

On the night of a lunar eclipse, we uncover the sweet, salacious, and spooky secrets of a small town. From a pigtailed psychopath to naughty nuns and everything in between, this stop motion animated film conjures a comforting thought: that weird is relative.

UNCAGED: A STAND-IN STORY

Marco Kyris worked as Nic Cage’s stand-in for a decade on 20 films. From his look-alike’s break-out in Leaving Las Vegas to the blockbuster National Treasure franchise, this is Marco’s story of working in the shadows of one of Hollywood’s most notorious actors.

TWO PUDDLES

When a family encounter two radically unusual puddles on a woodland retreat, unspoken tensions finally surface.

TURNING TEN

Nine-year-old Nour waits with her parents for a doctors appointment that is destined to change their lives forever.

TRAPPED IN THE CITY OF A THOUSAND MOUNTAINS

A new phenomenon of authentic Chinese rap has taken the internet by storm. Yet lurking beyond this unexpected rise in popularity, there is a sinister struggle for freedom of speech. Rappers navigate these tricky waters after new censorship is announced.

TO HEAVEN, TO GATHER

A vast, blue sky. A long and endless mountain path. This is not an excursion, but the journey of three-year-old Xiao Wu and her lamb to the orphanage where they will be abandoned.

TIGHT SPOT

Shining the shoes of a walk-in customer, a shiner discovers his client’s dark secret.

THIS IS BATE BOLA

On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro during its world famous Carnival, far from the beach and the tourists, there is a contest between neighbourhoods. A love letter to Brazil in all of its beauty and all of its pain, this old world face-off is a joyous celebration and battle cry from the heart of Rio’s forgotten neighbourhoods. This is the Rio Carnival that you have never seen before. This is Bate Bola.

THE TRAFFIC SEPARATING DEVICE

A traffic separating device is installed in the middle of Stockholm, designed to keep normal cars away and only let buses pass. As the deterrent fails and cars continue to flow toward the traffic device, hundreds of vehicles are destroyed in a supreme example of human arrogance and ignorance.

THE TOUGH

A discovery of spaces never seen before — resistant, relentless, and relentless all at once. This is The Tough.

THE THWARTED

We are all afraid. Afraid to speak, afraid to disappoint. Afraid for ourselves or for others. We do everything we can to overcome these fears, but for many of us, fear ultimately thwarts our efforts to express ourselves. These are the stories of the thwarted.

THE SUMMER AND ALL THE REST

Summer is coming to an end, and all but one of Marc-Antoine’s friends have left for the mainland. They all have big plans — but can Marc-Antoine break from his routine and embrace the change that has slipped unwillingly onto his perfect island life?

THE ROLE

A woman accompanies her husband to an audition. The thing that happens there leads her to an important decision…