Jumpman


Jumpman

(Podbrosy)

Ρωσία/Russia, Ιρλανδία/Ireland, Λιθουανία/Lithuania, Γαλλία/France, 2018, έγχρ./col.
Σκην./Dir., Σεν./Scr., Μοντ./Ed.: Ivan I. Tverdovsky | Φωτ./Cin.: Denis Alarcon Ramirez | Μουσ./Mus.: Kirill Richter | Ηθ./Cast: Denis Vlasenko, Anna Slyu, Daniil Steklov, Pavel Chinarev, Vilma Kutavivcuite, Alexandra Ursulyak | Παρ./Prod.: Natalia Mokritsakaya, Uliana Savelieva, Mila Rozanova, Mike Downey, Samantha Taylor, Ieva Norvielene, Guillaume de Seille | Διανομή/Distribution: New Europe Film Sales,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 90’

Teenager Denis was abandoned as a child by his mother and lives in an orphanage. He has congenital analgesia, a disorder that makes it impossible for him to feel physical pain. Now his mother Oksana is back to claim him, but as the orphanage director will not let him leave, as he does not trust her, the two come up with an escape plan.

Special Jury Mention Award at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2018

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Pause

(Παύση)

Ελλάδα/Greece, Κύπρος/Cyprus, 2018, έγχρ./col.
Σκην./Dir.: Τώνια Μισιαλή/Tonia Mishiali | Σεν./Scr.: Τώνια Μισιαλή/Tonia Mishiali, Άννα Φωτιάδου/Anna Fotiadou| Φωτ./Cin.: Γιώργος Ραχματούλιν/ Yorgos Rahmatoulin |Μοντ./Ed.: Αιμίλιος Αβράαμ/Emilios Avraam|Μουσ./Mus.: Julian Scherle | Ηθ./Cast: Στέλλα Φυρογένη/Stella Fyrogeni, Αντρέας Βασιλείου/Andreas Vassileiou, Πόπη Αβράαμ/Popi Avraam, Μάριος Ιωάννου/ Marios Ioannou, Προκόπης Αγαθοκλέους/Prokopis Agathokleous, Μαρίνα Μανδρή/Marina Mandri,Τζωρτζίνα Τάτση/Georgina Tatsi, Andrey Pilipenko|Παρ./Prod.: Άντρος Αχιλλέως /Andros Achilleos, Στελάνα Κληρής /Stellana Kliris,Τώνια Μισιαλή /Tonia Mishiali, Ιωάννα Σουλτάνη /Ioanna Soultani, Πάνος Μπίσδας /Panos Bisdas |Διανομή/Distribution: Film Republic, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 96’

In a desperate attempt to escape from the misery of a loveless marriage, Elpida finds refuge in a fantasy world of vindictive violence towards her oppressive husband. When a young painter is employed to paint the building she lives in, she finds herself confronted with her unquenchable desires, her body and the husband she has no love for. Soon fantasy and reality start to blur.

FIPRESCI award at 59th Thessaloniki Film Festival.

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Alone at my Wedding

(Seule à mon mariage)

Βέλγιο/Belgium, 2018, έγχρ./col.
Σκην./Dir.: Marta Bergman | Σεν./Scr.: Marta Bergman, Laurent Brandenbourger, Boris Lojkine, Katell Quillévéré | Φωτ./Cin.: Jonathan Ricquebourg | Μοντ./Ed.: Frédéric Fichefet |Μουσ./Mus.: Vlaicu Golcea | Ηθ./Cast: Alina Ioana Serban, Tom Vermeir, Jonas Bloquet, Mitika Samu| Παρ./Prod.: Jean-Yves Roubin, Cassandre Warnauts | Διαν./Distr.: Cercamon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 121’

Pamela, a young Roma, is different from the other girls in her community. A single mother, she lives with her grandmother and her little girl in a small hut where the three of them share a bed. Trying to set her goals, Pamela embarks on a journey into the unknown breaking away from the traditions that suffocate her. She will desperately try to make things better for her daughter.

The film is the director’s debut full-length feature.

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Suleiman Mountain

(Sulayman too)

Ρωσία, Κιργιστάν/ Russia, Kyrgyzstan 2017, εγχρ./col.
Σκην./Dir: Elizaveta Stishova | Φωτ./Cin: Tudor Vladimir Panduru | Μοντ./Ed: Karolina Maciejewska | Ηθ./Cast: Daniel Daiyrbekov,Turgunai Erkinbekova, Perizat Ermanbaeva | Παρ./Prod: Aitysh Film (co-production), Laeto Films (co-production), Virtual Kick Studio (production), Y-Yatsura (production) | Διαν./Distr: Antipode, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | Διάρκεια/ Dur: 101

Karabas is a difficult man; hard-gambling, hard-drinking, child-in-a-man's body who puts only himself first in his family. When his formerwife, calls to tell him she has found their long-lost son, Uluk,Karabas rushes to her, much to the dismay of his present  pregnant wife, Turganbyubyu. Karabas is caught between histwo families, the present and the past.

The film won the East of West Award and FEDEORA Award at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2018.

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Agape

Κροατία/ Croatia, 2017, εγχρ./col.
Σκην./Dir: Branko Schmidt | Σεν./Scr: Sandra Antolic, Ivo Balenovic, Zrinka Katarina Matijevic, Branko Schmidt|Φωτ./Cin:Dragan Ruljancic |Μοντ./Ed:Hrvoje Mršić |Ηθ./Cast: Goran Bogdan, Pavle Cemerikic, Ivan Kirincic, Ivo Gregurevic | Παρ./Prod: Telefilm |  Διαν./Distr: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. |Διάρκεια/ Dur: 87’

Miran is an unconventional priest who prepares children for the ceremony of confirmation. One of them is Goran, an orphaned teenage boy who enjoys Miran's attention. One day, a new boy moves into the neighborhood, and immediately becomes Miran's new pet student. Goran gets jealous and admits being in a sexual relationship with the priest, which sets in motion a series of unfortunate events.

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Park Row

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1952, μ/α/b&w
Σκην./Dir. - Σεν./Scr.- Παρ./Prod.: Samuel Fuller | Φωτ./Cin.: John L. Russell | Μοντ./Ed.: Philip Cahn | Μουσ./Mus.: Paul Dunlap | Ηθ./Cast: Gene Evans, Mary Welch, Bela Kovacs, Herbert Heyes, Tina Pine, George O’ Hanlon | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 83’

The story starts in 1886 New York where most newspapers are located in Park Row Street. The Globe is a small, but visionary newspaper started by Phineas Mitchell, an editor recently fired by The Star. The two newspapers become enemies, and the Star's ruthless heiress Charity Hackett decides to eliminate the competition.

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Γαλλία/France, Αλγερία/Algeria, 1969, έγχρ./col.

Σκην./Dir.: Κώστας Γαβράς/Costa Gavras | Σεν./Scr.: Κώστας Γαβράς/Costa Gavras, Jorge Semprún | Φωτ./Cin.: Raoul Coutard | Μοντ./Ed.: Françoise Bonnot | Μουσ./Mus.: Μίκης Θεοδωράκης/Mikis Theodorakis | Ηθ./Cast: Yves Montand, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Ειρήνη Παππά/Irene Papas, Jacques Perrin | Παρ./Prod.: Ahmed Rachedi, Jacques Perrin | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 127’

In a military-led country, a pacifist organization, which supports the opposition party in the government, is planning on holding an anti-military demonstration. The organization's leader is scheduled to arrive the day of the demonstration. During the protest, some strangers manage to assassinate him. The official report is that the incident was an accident. In reality, the deputy's death was murder orchestrated by the secret police. Thrown into the mix is a photojournalist who's looking for the truth.

Based on Vassilis Vassilikos’novel of the same name.

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To Have and Have Not

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1944, μ/α, b&w

Σκην./Dir.: Howard Hawks | Σεν./Scr.: William Faulkner, Jules Furthman| Φωτ./Cin.: Sidney Hickox |Μοντ./Ed.: Christian Nyby | Μουσ./Mus.: Franz Waxman | Ηθ./Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan, Lauren Bacall, Dolores Mann, Hoagy Carmichael | Παρ./Prod.: Howard Hawks, Jack L. Warner | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 100’

Harry Morgan and his alcoholic sidekick, Eddie, are based on the island of Martinique and crew a boat available for hire. However, since the second world war is happening around them business is not what it could be and after a customer who owes them a large sum fails to pay they are forced against their better judgment to violate their preferred neutrality and to take a job for the resistance transporting a fugitive on the run from the Nazis to Martinique. Through all this runs the stormy relationship between Morgan and Marie "Slim" Browning, a resistance sympathizer and the sassy singer in the club where Morgan spends most of his days…

Based on Ernest Hemingway’s novel of the same name.

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The Sea Wolf

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1941, μ/α, b&w
Σκην./Dir.: Michael Curtiz | Σεν./Scr.: Robert Rossen | Φωτ./Cin.: Sol Polito | Μοντ./Ed.: George Amy | Μουσ./Mus.: Erich Wolfgang Korngold | Ηθ./Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Ida Lupino, John Garfield, Gene Lockhart | Παρ./Prod.: Hal B. Wallis, Jack L. Warner, Henry Blanke | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 100’

An odd group of people find themselves aboard the Ghost, a sealing schooner captained by the hard taskmaster, Wolf Larson. George Leach is on the run from the police as is Ruth Webster who has escaped from a women's penitentiary. Also aboard is a young writer, Humphrey van Weyden. He and Webster were fished out of the sea and Larson refuses to put them ashore. Larson is a cruel brute who will have his sailors beaten for the smallest infraction. The three try to escape but without success…

Based on Jack London’s novel of the same name.

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1998, έγχρ./col.
Σκην./Dir.: Terry Gilliam | Σεν./Scr.: Terry Gilliam, Tony Grisoni, Alex Cox, Tod Davies | Φωτ./Cin.: Nicola Pecorini |Μοντ./Ed.: Lesley Walker |Μουσ./Mus.: Ray Cooper |Ηθ./Cast: Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, Gary Busey, Ellen Barkin | Παρ./Prod.: Patrick Cassavetti, Laila Nabulsi, Stephen Nemeth | Διάρκεια/Dur.: 118’

Raoul Duke is a drug addled journalist. He is sent to cover a motorcycle race as an article for his magazine, but then the situation escalates into him and his psychotic attorney Dr Gonzo who are searching for the American dream, aided by almost every drug known to man, which they carry in the trunk of their red convertible car.

Based on Hunter S. Thompson’s novel of the same name.

 

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