by Ben Young
with Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings, Stephen Curry, Susie Porter, Damian de Montemas, Harrison Gilbertson
In the mid 1980’s seventeen year old Vicki Maloney is randomly abducted from a suburban street by a disturbed couple. As she observes the dynamic between her captors she quickly realises she must drive a wedge between them if she is to survive.
by Carlos César Arbeláez
with Beatriz Ángel, Cristóbal Peláez, Linsy Holguín, Hiroyuki Ono, Pedro Julio Arias, Yira Plaza O'bime
The Box, Prepaid and The Happy Girl are three stories that all begin at the La Polonesa coffee shop in Medellín, Colombia on Mother’s Day Sunday. In each of the stories, the characters seem to be guided by an inescapable destiny.
by Sérgio Andrade , Fábio Baldo
with Anderson Tikuna, Severiano Kedassere, Fidelis Baniwa, Kay Sara
In conflict with the traditions of his people, a native young man faces the leaders of his community to live alone in the city center. However, the old shaman plans to bring him back for one more ritual.
by Arthur de Pins , Alexis Ducord
Zombillenium is an amusement park like no other : only genuine werewolves, vampires, zombies, and other citizens of the undead community are employed there… for eternity. One day, Hector, a young compliance officer, comes to control the park's safety and threatens to shut it down. Francis, the vampire who manages the park, has no choice but to bite him to protect his business. And so Hector is hired. He gets to know his co-workers and Gretchen, a witch who's interning at the park, teaches him the workplace culture. Hector could well be Zombillenium’s last chance : attendance figures are down and the park needs a new special attraction to avoid bankruptcy. But deep down Hector longs for his young daughter, Lucy, who’s waiting for him back in the 'real' world...
by Pen-ek Ratanaruang
with Cherman , David Asavanond, Stéphane Sednaoui, Vithaya “Pu” Pansringarm
Viyada, a soap opera actress, is married to Jerome, a rich foreign national whose obsession with a cult-like Buddhist sect leads her to hire a mysterious conman to kill her husband.
by Sotiris Dounoukos
with Maggie Naouri, Jerome Meyer, Sacha Joseph
In late 1997, an attractive law-student in Canberra, Anu Singh, killed her boyfriend, Joe Cinque, after months of telling friends and colleagues she planned to do so. Despite the warnings, no one stopped her.
by Ariel Rotter
with Erica Rivas, Marcelo Subiotto, Susana Pampín, Greta Y Lupe Cura
Incident Light is a story about the erratic beginning of a relationship and the urgent need for the first light after darkness.
by Chanya Button
with Laura Carmichael, Chloe Pirrie, Jack Farthing
Following the death of their friend Dan, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in Tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.
LONG WAY NORTH by Rémi Chayé – Animation – France, Denmark – 2015 – 81′
https://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/films/2016/incident-light 23 June, 20:45 at Cineworld 12 26 June, 18:25 at Filmhouse 2
http://www.siff.net/festival-2016/burn-burn-burn June 3 – 6:30pm – SIFF Egyptian Cinema June 4 – 2:00pm – SIFF Cinema Uptown Festival
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