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NANNERL, MOZART’S SISTER (France) Historical, 120mins. Wide Management Enterprise. Dir: Rene Feret. Key cast: Marie Feret, Marc Barbe, Delphine Chuillot. Mozart had an older sister called Nannerl. A child prodigy, she was introduced with her brother to all European courts. In Versailles, she met Louis XV’s son, who encouraged her to write music. But Nannerl is a girl and a girl does not have the right to compose. Palais H


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Rosanne Mulholland, Hiyori Yuki, Saito Yosuke. The Japanese scientist Sekai (the world), seeking a bright future for mankind, invents a motor that burns water. His wife Hikari (the light) dies when giving birth to their son Aun (the beginning and the end of all things). As a toddler, Aun discovers an unusual sea snail at the beach. Sekai uses it for experiments involving his own body, which ultimately kills him. Riviera 2


Dir: Andrijana Stojkovic. Key cast: Ivan Djordjevic, Marko Janketic, Slobodan Negic. The year is 1992. Yugoslavia is falling apart. Hundreds of embassies are closing and diplomats are leaving the country. Three guys from Belgrade are packing their things. Discover how diplomats live, for real. Find out what it truly means to be closed down. And see how it is to grow up quickly. Gray 3


L’AVENUE DES PALMIERS BLESSES (Tunisia) Drama, 100mins. Chambre Syndicale Nationale Des Producteurs De Films- Utica. Dir: Abdeltif Ben Ammar. Key cast: Naji Najah, Salha Nasraoui, Ahmed Snoussi. Shema, a student in sociology, is typing a manuscript on the War of Bizerte, written by a professor of Arabic who became a writer. The more she advances in reading the manuscript, the more intrigued she is and desires to know more about the ins and outs of the historical narration reported. Gray 1


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(Finland) Drama, 93mins. The Match


Factory. Dir: Aki Kaurismaki. Key cast: Andre Wilms, Kati Outinen, Blondin Miguel. Salle Du Soixantieme


MY LITTLE PRINCESS (France) Drama, 105mins. Urban Distribution International (ex Umedia). Dir: Eva Ionesco. Key cast: Anamaria Vartolomei, Denis Lavant, Isabelle Huppert. In between the frontier of her sudden rise as a new provocative star and her dull childhood, the fairy tale of Violetta turns into sufferings. A portrait of the 1970s and a reflection on the limits of artistic creation. Riviera 3


OLD HOUSE (Cuba) Drama, 95mins. Icaic — Productora Internacional. Dir: Lester Hamlet. Key cast: Adria Santana, Alberto Pujol, Daisy Quintana. After 14 years of absence, Esteban decides to return home when he finds out about the imminent death of his father. Gray 5


RECREATOR (US) Sci-fi, 90mins. Gregory Orr Productions. Dir: Gregory Orr. Key cast: Stella Maeve, Alexander


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Nifong, Jamal Mallory- McCree. A group of teenagers stumble upon a secret lab and battle superior versions of themselves out to kill and replace them. Palais C


TBK: TOOLBOX MURDERS 2 (US) Horror, 90mins. Screen Media. Dir: Dean Jones. Key cast: Brian Krause, Bruce Dern, Chauntal Lewis. Picking up directly after the events of Tobe Hooper’s 2003 version of The Toolbox Murders, survivors Nell and Stephen continue their night of Hell and the TBK’s origins are unveiled. Palais E


THE SLUT (Israel) Drama, 87mins. Films Distribution. Dir: Ben Asher Hagar. Key cast: Daria Forman, Hagar Ben Asher, Ishay Golan. Tamar cannot restrain her sexual desires. Once Shai, her new kind and gentle boyfriend, has settled into her life, she hopes to be able to control her animalistic behaviour. But the rounds of raw sex continues as Tamar cannot escape what men want from her. Olympia 4


TORA BORA (Kuwait) Drama,


100mins. C Sky Pictures. Dir: Walid Al Awadi. Key cast: Saad Al Faraj, Khalid Ameen, Al Araby Al Sassy. A multi-layered journey of parents Abou Tareq and Om Tareq in search of their terrorist son Ahmed, who has seemingly been brainwashed by after deciding to leave Kuwait to join the terrorists in Tora Bora in Afghanistan. Without telling anybody, Abou Tareq and Om Tareq decide to go searching for their son in Afghanistan. Palais K


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ANCHOR BABY (Canada) Drama, thriller, 93mins. ID Communications Inc. Dir: Lonzo Nzekwe. Key cast: Omoni Oboli, Terri Oliver. Married illegal immigrant couple, Joyce and Paul Unanga have been ordered to be deported by the US immigration. They agree to leave; only after Joyce, who is five months pregnant, delivers her baby inside the US. Gray 2


GOOD NIGHT, MISSY (Slovenia) Drama, 97mins. Slovenian Film Centre. Dir: Metod Pevec. Key cast: Jan Cvitkovic, Jernej


Sugman, Marinka Stern. Hannah and Sam are still young. They have a house, a wonderful daughter and interesting and well paid work. He is successful and the decision maker, she is a slightly hyper-sensitive dreamer. However, their polite and comfortable family routine starts cracking because of lies, lack of trust and jealousy. By invitation only Riviera 4


IN TURMOIL (DANS LA TOURMENTE) (France) Drama, 109mins. WIld Bunch. Dir: Christophe Ruggia. Key cast: Clovis Cornillac, Mathilde Seigner, Yvan Attal. They’re a trio. Franck and Helene, married with two children (five and seven) and Max — alone, though not by choice. Three inseparable childhood friends. Franck’s been a welder since he was 16. Twenty years later, like thousands of other workers, like their families, like Helene, he lives in fear of restructuring at the factory. Buyers only, no press Star 4


AUN — THE BEGINNING AND THE END OF ALL THINGS (Austria) Drama, 100mins. KGP Kranzelbinder Gabriele Production. Dir: Edgar Honetschlager. Key cast:


EARLY ONE MORNING (France) Drama, 90mins. Les Films Du Losange. Dir: Jean-Marc Moutout. Key cast: Jean-Pierre Daroussin, Laurent Delbecq, Valerie Dreville. Monday morning. Paul Wertret, 50, heads off to his job as a manager at the International Credit and Trade Bank. He arrives at 8 o’clock on the dot, as usual. He enters a meeting room, takes out a gun and kills two of his bosses. Then he locks himself in his office. As he waits for the inevitable police assault, this ordinary man looks back at his life and the events that led him to commit such an act. Star 3


LIKE A BUTTERFLY (Iran) Drama, 80mins. Hozeh Honari. Dir: Ghasem Jafari. Key cast: Darya Mondero, Inda Roya, Mehdi Solouki. Palais B


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OUR OWN OSLO (Iceland) Romance, 97mins. Ljosband Ehf. Dir: Reynir Lyngdal. Key cast: Laddi, Brynhildur Gudjonsdottir, Hilmir Snaer Gudnason. Harald, whose life is over- controlled, has a romantic weekend with Vilborg, whose life is out of control. They meet back in Iceland for a holiday that changes both their lives. Palais J


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