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Garip. Key cast: Cengiz Bozkurt, Jolie M, Serhat Harman, Jonny Lee Kemp. Venus is Cyprus. Cyprus is Venus. This is the untold story of the tragedy of Cyprus based on real events. Venus came to find the truth about her parents’ disappearance on her childhood home of Cyprus years ago. What begins as a personal journey starts a secret odyssey that will lead her closer and closer to unearthing Cyprus’s tragic and hidden history. But in a land so deeply divided, how far will Venus go for a country that is not her own? Where hell and paradise meet. Palais D



IN ANOTHER COUNTRY (South Korea) 89mins. Finecut Co. Dir: Hong Sangsoo. Key cast: Isabelle Huppert, Yu Junsang, Yumi Jung Three women named Anne: each woman consecutively visits the seaside town of Mohang. Each stays at the same small hotel, receives some assistance from the owner’s daughter and ventures onto the beach, where they meet the lifeguard. Palais K

KILLING THEM SOFTLY (US) 100mins. Inferno

Dir: Andrew Dominik. Key cast: Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, James Gandolfini. When their illegal card game is held up, and the lifeblood of the criminal economy is on the verge of collapse, The mob calls in enforcer Jackie Cogan to fix the situation. Navigating between his indecisive crime bosses and the dim-witted lowlifes behind the heist, Cogan moves to restore order, and protect his interests before the situation spirals out of control. Olympia 2

STUDENT (Kazakhstan) 90mins. Kazakhfilm National Company. Dir: Darezhan Omirbayev. Palais I

TRASHED (UK) 98mins. Blenheim Films. Dir: Candida Brady. Key cast: Jeremy Irons. Looks at the risks to the food chain and the environment through pollution of our air, land and sea by waste. The film reveals surprising truths about very immediate and potent dangers to our health. Palais J


LAWLESS (US) 115mins. Filmnation Entertainment. Dir: John Hillcoat. Key cast: Tom Hardy, Shia LaBoeuf, Jessica Chastain, Mia Wasikowska, Guy Pierce, Gary Oldman

The true story of the Bondurants brothers, bootlegging siblings taking the law into their own hands. The youngest brother, Jack, fancies himself as the next Al Capone; he dreams of sharp suits, guns, girls and fast cars, no matter the cost. Ambitious and impulsive, he takes the family’s small-scale moonshining operation to the big leagues. Olympia 5


RENCONTRE AVEC NORMAN LLOYD 120mins. Festival de Cannes Salle Bunuel


AB IRATO (France) 120mins. Les Films D’ici. Dir: Dominique Boccarossa. Two teenagers straight out of a special education unit, hold the son of a rich industrial executive hostage. A police officer follows them, with existential doubts and lethargy close to indifference. The unexpected presence of the executive and his wife ultimately gives way to an extreme and irreversible clash. Arcades 3



BEYOND THE HILLS (Romania) 155mins. Wild Bunch. Dir: Cristian Mungiu. Key cast:

Catalina Harabagiu, Cosmina Stratan, Cristina Flutur, Dana Tapalaga, Valeriu Andiuta In an isolated Orthodox convent in Romania, Alina has just been reunited with Voichita after spending several years in Germany. The two young women have supported and loved each other since meeting as children in an orphanage. Alina wants Voichita to leave and return with her to Germany but Voichita has found refuge in faith and a family in the nuns and their priest, and refuses. In her attempt to win back Voichita’s affection, she challenges the priest. She is taken to hospital and the people of the monastery start to suspect she is possessed. When the doctors send her back, Alina is included in the monastic routine. But her condition worsens and they finally tie her to a wooden plank to prevent her from hurting herself. The priest and nuns perform an exorcism, but the result is not what they had hoped, and Voichita begins to doubt the religious choice she has made. Olympia 2

THE CENTRAL PARK 5 (US) 119mins. Florentine Films. Dirs: Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon. Palais I


Wild Bunch. Dir: Sylvie Verheyde. Key cast: Peter Doherty, Charlotte Gainsbourg, August Diehl, Volker Bruch, Lily Cole. The Napoleonic Wars are over. Octave loves his mistress Elise — until he witnesses her being unfaithful. Despair leads to decadence. Influenced by his friend Desgenais, Octave becomes the perfect libertine, although this new life fails to satisfy his thirst for the absolute. Then he meets Brigitte, a young, selfless widow. He has found a new love. At first, she tries to resist. Eventually she gives in. They are in love, but Octave is quickly overcome by suspicion. Doesn’t every woman betray her lover sooner or later? Isn’t Desgenais right when he claims that love doesn’t exist? In a world where no one any longer believes in anything, can Octave find in his love for Brigitte the strength to believe in the future? Palais J

ME AND YOU (Italy) 97mins. Hanway Films. Dir: Bernardo Bertolucci. Key cast: Jacopo Olmo Antinori, Tea Falco. Lorenzo, a solitary 14 year old with difficulties relating to the world around him, chooses to spend a week hidden in the basement of his house. But Lorenzo’s fragile and rebellious step-sister, Olivia, appears at her brother’s place of refuge

and disturbs the quiet. Out of Competition Palais K


AFTER LUCIA 93mins. Bac Films. (Mexico) Dir: Michel Franco. Since Roberto’s wife died, he has left his 15-year- old daughter Alejandra unattended. Deep into depression, he decides to move to Mexico City. In the new school, the child will hold in silence emotional and sexual abuses, along with all kind of humiliation, as long as she never brings trouble to home. The situation comes to a limit during a school trip to the Beach, when Alejandra escapes, swimming away from her torturers. Roberto thinks that those bullies killed his daughter and prepares revenge. When Alejandra shows up, it is too late. Olympia 5


CEREMONIE DE REMISE DE PRIX / AWARDS CEREMONY 90mins. Semaine De La Critique. Miramar


MANHA DE SANTO ANTONIO 25mins. Semaine De La Critique. Miramar

WALKER 27mins. Semaine De La Critique. Miramar

“I just used ALEXA underwater on a couple of very diverse productions and was absolutely stunned with it’s image quality, so much so I brought my own ALEXA Studio. After fi lming underwater sequences on over 75 features, I know quality when I see it.”

Cinematographer Mike Valentine, BSC (Skyfall, Strictly Come Dancing-Sport Relief)

TRULY CINEMATIC May 24, 2012 Screen International at Cannes 19 n

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