Opening feature

IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK

Barry Jenkins

UNITED STATES | 117 minutes | 2018

Closing feature

GUY

Alex Lutz

FRANCE | 101 minutes | 2018

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LES INCONTOURNABLES

3 FACES
Jafar Panahi

O.V. Persian | st English

Once again, the Iranian filmmaker defies his officially-imposed house arrest and filming ban to deliver a portrait of three women in today’s Iran. Using...

IRAN | 100 minutes | 2018

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

A LAND IMAGINED
Yeo Siew Hua

O.V. Bengali | st English

Sleepless nights are the grim reality in this second outing by the Singaporean filmmaker. It all starts with an expat Chinese worker, incapable of sleep,...

FRANCE, Netherlands, Singapore | 95 minutes | 2018

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

A PUNK DAYDREAM (Work in Progress)
Jimmy Hendrickx

O.V. Indonesian | st English

Indonesia, the country I shed my blood to defend. Left to fend for themselves on the fringes of a society and family that have stigmatized them,...

BELGIUM, Indonesia | 45 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

ABNORMAL FAMILY
Masayuki Suo

O.V. Japanese | st English

The first film by Masayuki Suo, celebrated internationally for Shall We Dance (and its US remake with Richard Gere). Sceptical about the perfect family?...

JAPAN | 63 minutes | 1984

HISTOIRE(S) DU CINÉMA

AFFLICTION
Paul Schrader

O.V. English

A village deep in the New Hampshire forest, a world-weary police officer, a dishonest businessman, a union leader’s suspicious death. Those are the...

UNITED STATES | 114 minutes | 1998

COMPÉTITION INTERNATIONALE

ALL GOOD
Eva Trobisch

O.V. German | st English

Like its main character, a rape victim whose instinctive attempts to repress the trauma only create more problems, this brilliant first feature by German...

GERMANY | 93 minutes | 2018

P'TITS LOUPS

ALLONS ENFANTS
Stéphane Demoustier

O.V. French | st English

Cléo plays with her twin brother Paul. Then Cléo wanders off and gets lost, leaving Paul alone in the big city. Allons Enfants is a brilliant depiction...

FRANCE | 64 minutes | 2017

COMPÉTITION INTERNATIONALE

AN ELEPHANT SITTING STILL
Hu Bo

O.V. Mandarin | st English

A classroom scuffle gone sideways changes the destiny of four protagonists who, longing for escape, become obsessed with the northern Chinese city of...

CHINA | 230 minutes | 2018

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE
Raul De La Fuente, Damian Nenow

O.V. English | st English

Peeling back the layers of the journalistic psyche, this fascinating project veers from interviews to archival footage, photography and animated sequences...

POLAND, Spain, Germany, Hungary | 85 minutes | 2018

PRÉSENTATIONS SPÉCIALES

ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch
Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas De Pencier, Edward Burtynsky

O.V. English | st French or english

Anthropocene: the geological term describing the epoch where human activity is the main force of change to the terrestrial ecosystem. From metal in Siberia...

CANADA | 87 minutes | 2018

LES INCONTOURNABLES

ASH IS PUREST WHITE
Jia Zhang-Ke

O.V. Mandarin | st English

For his thirteenth feature, the Chinese filmmaker follows a couple embroiled in the local underworld of Datong City. Taking up his favourite themes —...

CHINA, France | 141 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

AU POSTE!
Quentin Dupieux

O.V. French | st English

Quentin Dupieux (Rubber, Réalité, Wrong Cops) is back, and it’s one unhinged laugh after another. Here he reworks Claude Miller’s Garde à vue in a...

FRANCE, Belgium | 73 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

BALANGIGA: HOWLING WILDERNESS
Khavn

O.V. Waray | st English

Philippines, 1901. Kulas and his grandfather flee the town of Balangiga, site of a real massacre under the occupying Americans. Aged just 8, the boy...

PHILIPPINES | 116 minutes | 2018

HISTOIRE(S) DU CINÉMA

BARBARA RUBIN & THE EXPLODING NY UNDERGROUND
Chuck Smith

O.V. English

Shot when she was just 18, Barbara Rubin’s orgiastic Christmas on Earth (1964) shocked NYC's thriving underground film community. A mythical Zelig of the...

UNITED STATES | 78 minutes | 2018

COMPÉTITION INTERNATIONALE

BIRDS OF PASSAGE
Ciro Guerra, Cristina Gallego

O.V. Spanish | st English

Two friends in windy, arid northern Colombian in the 1960s launch a brisk trade selling marijuana. Business booms, ushering in tension and violence between...

COLOMBIA, Mexico, Denmark, France | 125 minutes | 2018

LES NOUVEAUX ALCHIMISTES

BLACK MOTHER
Khalik Allah

O.V. English | st French

A fascinating assemblage of stories portraying multiple generations of Jamaicans, presented in three acts mirroring the three trimesters of one woman’s...

UNITED STATES, Jamaica | 77 minutes | 2018

LES NOUVEAUX ALCHIMISTES

LE BRASIER SHELLEY
Céline Ters, Ludovic Chavarot

O.V. French

On July 8, 1822, the lifeless body of the infamous young poet Percy Bysshe Shelley washed up on the shore in Viareggio, Italy, ravaged by salt water....

FRANCE | 71 minutes | 2018

LES INCONTOURNABLES

BURNING
Lee Chang-Dong

O.V. Korean | st English

Eight years after Poetry, Korean filmmaker Lee Chang-Dong adapts Japanese writer Haruki Murakami’s novel on the coded twists and turns of a love...

SOUTH KOREA | 149 minutes | 2018

PANORAMA INTERNATIONAL

CAPHARNAÜM
Nadine Labaki

O.V. Arabic | st French or english

More than 10 years after Caramel, Nadine Labaki adopts a gritty, documentary-style approach to chronicling the loveless existence of slum child Zain, age...

LEBANON, France | 123 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

LA CASA LOBO
Cristóbal León, Joaquín Cociña

O.V. Spanish | st English

Somewhere in southern Chile, Maria escapes from a cult and takes refuge in the woods. There, the dark fairytales of childhood play out, the ones where the...

CHILE | 74 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

CASSANDRO, THE EXOTICO!
Marie Losier

O.V. English

A celebration of diversity and strength (both physical and moral), to see Cassandro the Exotico is to love freedom. You’ll get to meet a new idol and...

FRANCE | 73 minutes | 2018

TEMPS Ø

CLIMAX
Gaspar Noé

O.V. French | st English

France Sangria Massacre! You’ve been told – not that you didn’t already know. Gaspar Noé’s latest delivers the celluloid meltdown of the year. In...

FRANCE | 96 minutes | 2018

LES INCONTOURNABLES

COINCOIN ET LES Z'INHUMAINS épisodes 1&2
Bruno Dumont

O.V. French | st French

Bruno Dumont is one of those great filmmakers who took to the series format effortlessly, taking advantage of the setup to exploit their singularity,...

FRANCE | 110 minutes | 2018

LES INCONTOURNABLES

COINCOIN ET LES Z'INHUMAINS épisodes 3&4
Bruno Dumont

O.V. French | st French

Bruno Dumont is one of those great filmmakers who took to the series format effortlessly, taking advantage of the setup to exploit their singularity,...

FRANCE | 110 minutes | 2018

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