Virtual reality is already something much more thana simple technological innovation. Thessaloniki Film Festival’s competition program proves that this new medium can pave the way for novel cinematic experience and art.
BattlescarBattlescar Nico Casavecchia, Martin Allais 2018, France, USABattlescar follows a year in the life of Lupe, a Puerto Rican-American living in New York in the late 70s. The film utilizes her handwritten journal to guide us through ...
BorderlineAl hagvol Assaf Machnes 2018, Israel, United KingdomBased on true events, Borderline tells a short story about a confusing encounter on the Israeli-Egyptian border.
Dreams of BlueDreams of Blue Valentina Paggiarin 2017, ItalyIn a not-so-distant future, where technological advancement has surpassed the need for ethical behavior, two scientists decide to experiment with Artificial Intelligence. What happens inside a “mind” that becomes both ...
FloodplainSelyatagi Deniz Tortum 2018, TurkeyA search party looks for someone lost in a forest, in turn becoming lost themselves within the arboreal zone. A half-civilian, half-police force group evacuates the village and the forest, ...
GhostGhost Hyun Choel Park 2018, South KoreaA family gleefully talks over their breakfast. On the far side is a little girl, silently watching the family eat. That afternoon, the family goes away on a picnic on ...
KoboldKobold Max Sacker 2018, GermanyA cross-media project that consists of a short film and an interactive VR experience, where you step in the shoes of an investigator researching the disappearance of Kaspar: Forty years ...
New Horizons PilotNew Horizons Pilot Loukia Alavanou 2018, Greece“New horizons, in a restless world of new opportunities, and new ways of living, the mysteries and the promise of distant horizons always have called man forwards.” A dystopian tale ...
RoomsRooms Christian Zipfel 2018, GermanyEver since sedentism, mankind has been creating closed and strictly regulated rooms. They facilitate the satisfaction of human drives and therefore provide a basis for our culture. Rooms will let ...
- International Competition
- Meet the neighbors
- Out of Competition
- Virtual Reality
- Open Horizons
- Special Screenings
- >>Film Forward
- Round Midnight
- Greek Film Festival
- Balkan Survey
- Carte Blanche to John Waters
- The Boy 80s
- LUX Prize
- Youth Screen