Engaging with the world
| 110 minutes | 2017
A single mother and her rebellious son make some bad judgment calls, only to discover precious little light at the end of the tunnel. The 2016 presidential race is on: Hillary or Trump? Caught up in a string of minor offences, the film’s young African-American protagonist couldn’t give a damn. Because being black in America means coming up to bat with two strikes against you... Powerfully authentic, Life and Nothing More takes an unflinching look at the glaring social inequalities plaguing the land of the free.IN COMPETITION
Japanese director Katsuya Tomita, who broke out in 2011 with Saudade, delves behind the neon facade of sex tourism in a Bangkok red- light district. Luck...
JAPAN , France , Laos , Thailand | 110 minutes | 2016
Tormented souls caught in limbo must face their demons and come to terms with their guilt in this poetic, unsettling film from Kenya. For his debut...
KENYA , Germany | 110 minutes | 2016
From Brazil to Africa, a coming-of-age tale about an idealistic traveller and his voyage of self-discovery triggered by culture shock. For his sophomore...
BRAZIL , France | 110 minutes | 2017
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