SMUGGLING HENDRIX

Synopsis: Yiannis, a faded musician who is about to leave Cyprus for a better life abroad, sees his plans turned upside down when his dog crosses the Buffer Zone that separates the “Greek South” from the “Turkish North”. Can he smuggle him back in? Director: Marios PiperidesCountry: Cyprus, GermanyLength: 1h 32mGenre: Drama

SWEAT

Synopsis: Sweat recounts three days in the life of fitness motivator Sylwia Zając, whose presence on social media has made her a celebrity. Although she has hundreds of thousands of followers, is surrounded by loyal employees and admired by acquaintances, she is looking for true intimacy. Director: Magnus von HornCountry: Poland, SwedenLength: 1h 46mGenre: Drama

INVISIBLE (NEMATOMA)

Synopsis: Jonas (Dainius Kazlauskas) pretends to be blind and enters a TV dance contest, where he meets his attractive dance partner Saule (Paulina Taujanskaite). Soon they become the show’s most popular contestants. While the whole nation thinks that Jonas is blind, Vytas (Darius Bagdziunas), an old acquaintance of Jonas, is released from prison. As reminders…

AND THEN WE DANCED

Synopsis: A passionate coming-of-age tale set amidst the conservative confines of modern Tbilisi, the film follows Merab, a competitive dancer who is thrown off balance by the arrival of Irakli, a fellow male dancer with a rebellious streak. Director: Levan AkinCountry: Sweden, Georgia, FranceLength: 1h 45mGenre: Drama

THE LITTLE COMRADE

Synopsis: In the midst of Stalinist tyranny, six-year-old Leelo’s mother is sent to a prison camp. Haunted by her mother’s last words telling her to be a good kid, Leelo vows to be on her best behaviour in the confusing grown-up world in the hope that it will bring her mother back. Director: Moonika SiimetsCountry: EstoniaLength: 1h…

BUÑUEL IN THE LABYRINTH OF THE TURTLES

Synopsis: Paris, 1930. Salvador Dalí and Luis Buñuel are already the main figures of the Surrealist movement. Unexpectedly, Buñuel is left moneyless after the scandal surrounding his film The Golden Age. In this difficult situation, he cannot even tackle his next project, a documentary about one of the poorest Spanish regions, Las Hurdes. However, his…