Open Horizons: Another Take

Exploring the most fruitful aspects of the open horizons of world cinema, this section gathers the cinematic fruits of its new flmmakers now that they are looking steadily ahead and promising an exciting follow-up.

  • A Family Submerged
    Familia Sumergida María Alché 2018, Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Norway
    One hot summer in Buenos Aires, Marcela’s sister suddenly passes away. Now that she is the oldest member of the family, she’s called to erase the traces of the deceased, ...

  • Adelaide
    Leviano Justin Amorim 2018, Portugal
    Auto-destructive Adelaide, prudent Julia, and complacent Carolina are three sisters that grow up under the gaze of their mother, a former winner of the “Miss Portugal” pageant who feels that ...

  • Amanda
    Amanda Mikhaël Hers 2018, France
    A young man who refuses to take life seriously – as is often told about people without a fixed job and relationship – falls in love with a woman who ...

  • An Elephant Sitting Still
    Da Xiang Xi Di Er Zuo Hu Bo 2018, China
    Under the gloomy sky of a small town in northern China, the lives of different desperate people get intertwined in the course of one single, tension-filled day from dawn to ...

  • Blind Spot
    Blindsone Tuva Novotny 2018, Norway
    When tragedy strikes the whole family Α mother’s struggle to understand her teenage daughter's crisis. Masterfully filmed in a frantic single shot, the first narrative feature of a talented Norwegian ...

  • Crystal Swan
    Khrustal Darya Zhuk 2018, Belarus, Germany, USA, Russia
    Young Evelina has a law degree, but she dreams of living in the US as a professional DJ. The only problem is that she lives in 1996 Belarus, so in ...

  • Dead Horse Nebula
    Dead Horse Nebula Tarık Aktaş 2018, Turkey
    When Hay was seven years old, he found a dead horse in an open field and watched his father and other adults struggle to get rid of it. Unsure of ...

  • Denmark
    Danmark Kasper Rune Larsen 2017, Denmark
    A twenty-year-old slacker who spends his prolonged adolescence in a dull small town in Denmark – drinking beer, smoking joints, and wandering aimlessly, according to the stereotype – feels a ...

  • Nervous Translation
    Nervous Translation Shireen Seno 2018, Philippines
    An introverted eight-year-old girl who grows up in Philippines in the turbulent 80s gets acquainted with the adult world through a series of small mimetic rituals and technologies that are ...

  • Skate Kitchen
    Skate Kitchen Crystal Moselle 2017, USA
    The life of a shy teenage girl from Long Island, whose only friend is her skateboard, changes for good when she meets an all-girl crew with the same passion, wandering ...

  • The Good Girls
    Las niñas bien Alejandra Márquez Abella 2018, Mexico
    The dark side of the Mexican bourgeoisie is embossed on the well-preserved faces of its upper-class women, who refuse to accept the reality of a country in crisis. Sofia is ...

  • The Innocent
    Der Unschuldige Simon Jaquemet 2018, Switzerland, Germany
    Ruth works in a neuroscience lab, but paradoxically she’s more interested in metaphysics than biology. She’s part of an extremely conservative Christian family, who reads the Bible literally in return ...

  • The Rainbow Experiment
    The Rainbow Experiment Christina Kallas 2018, USA
    Things spiral out of control in a high school in Manhattan when a terrible accident involving a science experiment injures a kid for life. A whodunit with a how-they-saw-it leads ...

  • The Swerve
    The Swerve Dean Kapsalis 2018, USA
    Holly seems to have it all: two kids, a nice house, a good job as a teacher, and a husband with his career on the way up. But there are ...

  • The Tower
    The Tower Mats Grorud 2018, Norway, Sweden, France
    Wardi, an 11-year-old Palestinian girl, lives with her whole family in Beirut, in the refugee camp where she was born. Her beloved great-grandfather Sidi was one of the first people ...

  • Virus Tropical
    Virus Tropical Santiago Caicedo 2017, Colombia
    A teenage girl that grows up in-between two countries, next to her father, who is a priest, her “psychic” mother, and her two wild sisters, struggles for her freedom from ...

  • We
    Wij René Eller 2018, The Netherlands
    Eight teenagers who spend a suffocating summer in a village on the Dutch-Belgian border decide to overcome boredom by experimenting with different sexual games. As their experiments escalate and the ...

02 November 2018
13:00 Crystal Swan | Khrustal FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 043
14:30 Nervous Translation | Nervous Translation PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 024
15:00 Denmark | Danmark TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 034
15:00 The Tower | The Tower OLYMPION ID: 014
15:30 Skate Kitchen | Skate Kitchen FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 044
16:30 A Family Submerged | Familia Sumergida PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 025
18:00 Dead Horse Nebula | Dead Horse Nebula FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 045
20:00 Amanda | Amanda SYKIES MUNICIPAL THEATER ID: ---
23:00 Amanda | Amanda FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 047
03 November 2018
14:00 Dead Horse Nebula | Dead Horse Nebula TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 133
21:45 The Tower | The Tower FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 146
23:30 We | Wij FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 147
04 November 2018
10:00 The Rainbow Experiment | The Rainbow Experiment PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 221
13:15 Blind Spot | Blindsone OLYMPION ID: 213
21:30 The Innocent | Der Unschuldige TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 237
05 November 2018
12:00 The Innocent | Der Unschuldige TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 333
13:00 A Family Submerged | Familia Sumergida FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 343
15:00 The Rainbow Experiment | The Rainbow Experiment TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 334
18:00 The Swerve | The Swerve TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 335
21:30 The Tower | The Tower SYKIES MUNICIPAL THEATER ID: ---
06 November 2018
14:30 The Swerve | The Swerve PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 424
15:30 Amanda | Amanda OLYMPION ID: 414
17:00 Crystal Swan | Khrustal PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 425
21:30 Blind Spot | Blindsone CHRISTOS TSAKIRIS ID: ---
07 November 2018
14:30 An Elephant Sitting Still | Da Xiang Xi Di Er Zuo PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 524
18:00 Virus Tropical | Virus Tropical FRIDA LIAPPA ID: 545
08 November 2018
16:30 Blind Spot | Blindsone TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 635
19:00 The Good Girls | Las niñas bien TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 636
09 November 2018
15:30 The Good Girls | Las niñas bien STAVROS TORNES ID: 764
17:00 Adelaide | Leviano TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 735
22:15 An Elephant Sitting Still | Da Xiang Xi Di Er Zuo TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 737
10 November 2018
12:15 Adelaide | Leviano TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 833
15:00 Denmark | Danmark PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 824
19:00 The Swerve | The Swerve CHRISTOS TSAKIRIS ID: ---
20:00 Skate Kitchen | Skate Kitchen TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 836
22:15 Virus Tropical | Virus Tropical TONIA MARKETAKI ID: 837
11 November 2018
13:00 Nervous Translation | Nervous Translation PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 923
22:30 We | Wij PAVLOS ZANNAS ID: 927

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