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IN SELECTION - UN CERTAIN REGARD
MY FAVORITE FABRIC                                     
by Gaya Jiji
Drama - France, Germany, Turkey - 2018 - 95min


Damascus, Spring 2011. It's the early stages of the revolution. 25-year-old Nahla is torn between her desire for freedom and the hope of leaving the country thanks to her arranged marriage with Samir, a Syrian expatriate in the USA. When he chooses her younger, more docile sister Myriam, Nahla finds refuge at her neighbor's, the mysterious Ms Jiji.

Starring Manal Issa (PARISIENNE, NOCTURAMA)

SCREENINGS
Fri 11th I 11:00 I Debussy I Public
Fri 11th I 16:45 I Debussy I Premiere
Sat 12th I 10:00 I Lerins 3 I Market 
Sat 12th I 14:00 I Bazin I Public
Sun 13th I 09:30 I Riviera 2 I Market

Wed 16th I 10:00 I Riviera 2 I Market
 
IN SELECTION - CRITIC'S WEEK COMPETITION
 
CHRIS THE SWISS                                     
by Anja Kofmel
Documentary - Switzerland, Croatia, Germany, Finland - 2018 - 90min


Croatia, 7th of January 1992: In the middle of the Yugoslav wars, a young journalist is found dead, dressed in the uniform of an international mercenary group. Twenty years later, his cousin Anja Kofmel investigates his story...


SCREENINGS
Fri 11th I 10:00 I Lerins 3 I Market - By invitation - rsvp to sales@urbangroup.biz
Sun 13th I 11:30 I Espace Miramar I Premiere
Sun 13th I 17:15 I Espace Miramar I Public
Sun 13th I 22:30 I Espace Miramar I Public
Mon 14th I 08:30 I Espace Miramar I Public
Mon 14th I 14:00 I Lerins 3 I Market
 
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IN SELECTION - ACID
CASSANDRO: THE EXOTICO!                                     
by Marie Losier
Documentary - France - 2018 - 73min

After 26 years of spinning dives and flying uppercuts on the ring, Cassandro, the star of the gender-bending cross-dressing Mexican wrestlers known as the Exoticos, is far from retiring. But with dozens of broken bones and metal pins in his body, he must now reinvent himself...


SCREENINGS
Fri 11th I 11:30 I Studio 13 I Public
Fri 11th I 20:00 I Arcades 1 & 2 I Premiere
Sat 12th I 14:00 I Riviera 1 I Market
Mon 14th I 14:00 I Alexandre III I Public
Tue 15th I 09:30 I Riviera 2 I Market

 
COMING SOON
THE GUEST                                     
by Duccio Chiarini
Comedy Drama - Italy, France, Switzerland - 2018 


Dumped by his girlfriend and stranded on different friends' couches, 38-year-old Guido tries to transform his wacky urban drift into a chance for a new beginning.

From the director of SHORT SKIN - Berlin Generation 2015
 
Trailer available at booth
COMING SOON
TERRITORY OF LOVE                                 
by Romain Cogitore
Drama - France, Taiwan - 2018 


Maria, 30, is impatient, restless and speaks 5 languages. In Taipei she meets Olivier. He is shy, slow and can speak 15 languages. They fall in love. Then suddenly the news explode. It's their story, a true story.

Starring Deborah François (THE CHILD, THE PAGE TURNER)
and 
Paul Hamy (THE ORNITHOLOGIST, MON ROI, SUZANNE)  
COMING SOON
THE MERCY OF THE JUNGLE                                     
by Joël Karekezi
Drama - Belgium, France, Germany - 2018 


At the outbreak of the Second Congo War, Sergeant Xavier and young private Faustin, are accidentally left behind in the jungle. With only each other to count on, they embark on an odyssey across the most violent forest on earth, facing the depths of their own war-torn souls.

Trailer available at booth
COMING SOON
THE FAR SHORE                                     
by David Uloth
Drama - Canada - 2018 


Andre has died under mysterious circumstances leaving behind his wife and two daughters who must now learn to grow together or risk being swept apart forever.

Trailer available at booth
COMING SOON
VILLE NEUVE                                     
by Félix Dufour-Laperrière
Animation - Canada - 2018 


Determined to stop drinking, Joseph moves into a friend's house and convinces his ex-wife Emma to join him. In the troubled times of Quebec independence referendum, this is the account of their stormy reunion.

ON RELEASE
ONCE AGAIN                                     
by Kanwal Sethi
Romance - India, Germany, Austria - 2018 - 102min


Amar is an ageing movie star in the twilight of his career. Tara runs a restaurant from where Amar usually orders his meals. A chance phone call blossoms into a friendship with an unsaid rule that neither will meet in person.

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