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    Aim For The Roses

    • John Bolton
    • 2016
    • 103 min

    A "musical docudrama" by John Bolton, inspired by the utterly amazing and completely ridiculous album by Mark Haney, inspired by the daredevil stunt to end all daredevil stunts by Ken Carter.

    All The Rage (Saved by Sarno)

    • Michael Galinsky, Suki Hawley, David Beilinson
    • 2016
    • 92 min

    For the past 40 years Dr. John Sarno has argued that the back pain epidemic was caused by emotions rather than structural issues. Slowly science is proving him correct.


    • Clare Weiskopf
    • 2016
    • 82 min
    • IDFA Competition for First Appearance

    Clare was 11 years old when her mother swapped family life for seclusion in the jungle. 30 years later, she decides to confront her mother with the choices she made.

    Anuktatop: The Metamorphosis

    • Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini
    • 2016
    • 112 min
    • IDFA Competition for First Appearance

    Dreamy docufiction showing how members of the Wayana tribe in French Guyana deal with the changing world around them.

    Ara Güler, Once Upon A Time Istanbul

    • Samuel Aubin
    • 2017
    • 51 min

    He is nicknamed "The eye of Istanbul". The photographs that he has taken of his city have gone around the world for the last 50 years, and they make for an unrivalled visual memory. Ara Güler is today 89 years old. We look his photographs, the great photographer tells their stories, their conceptions, their historical and personal contexts.

    Arabic Secret

    • Julia Groszek
    • 2017
    • 52 min

    Kamil Filipek wants to meet his father Ilham Al Madfai. Ilham is a renowned star of the Arabic folk music in the Middle East. The two have never met. The director invites viewers to Kamil’s live, to observe and reflect on the meaning of finding ones’ roots. 


    • Emil Zabala
    • 2016
    • 85 min

    An idol of football in a land playing baseball


    • Areum Parkkang
    • 2016
    • 93 min
    • IDFA Competition for First Appearance

    When blind dates lead nowhere, Areum decides to drastically change her appearance in this film about the merciless gaze of the outside world.

    Avec l'amour

    • Ilija Cvetkovski
    • 2017
    • 66 min

    115 rotten vintage cars, a young wife, students that adore him – Dionis, a biology teacher with love for life. (or just another reason to keep on buying useless vehicles) A love Story.

    The Azacuan's Flight

    • Rafael González
    • 2016
    • 52 min

    Birds and human beings demonstrate the greatness of the search for prolonging life. A drama that shows the darkest and shiniest facets of humanity, against the fragility and nobility of nature