Narrative Feature
World Cinema Narrative
99 min
In her vibrant directorial debut, Charlotte Wells crafts a poignant portrait of a father and daughter on a fateful holiday in the 1990s. Spending a hazy summer weekend together at a budget Turkish resort, 11-year-old Sophie (Frankie Corio, in a breakout performance) treasures this rar (…)
Directed By Charlotte Wells
Narrative Feature
World Cinema Narrative
120 min
A poetic study of the passing of a way of life and the clash between tradition and industry, ALCARRÀS is a luscious ensemble drama soaked in sun and nostalgia. In a small village in Spain, the Sole family spends every summer picking peaches from their orchards. Confronted with an evi (…)
Directed By Carla Simón
Documentary Feature
Documentary Competition
93 min
For decades, Muslim brothers Saud and Nadeem have tirelessly devoted their lives to the quixotic effort of protecting black kites—majestic birds of prey that are essential to the ecosystem and have been falling from New Delhi’s darkening skies at alarming rates. Amid pervasive env (…)
Directed By Shaunak Sen
Documentary Feature
World Cinema Documentary
117 min
From Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Laura Poitras (CITIZENFOUR) comes the epic, emotional story of the internationally renowned artist and activist Nan Goldin. Illustrated with a rich collection of personal artworks, slideshows, and rare archival footage, Goldin recounts her own jo (…)
Directed By Laura Poitras
Documentary Short
Short Film
26 min
New York Premiere
Russian activist Anastasia Shevchenko was arrested and detained under house arrest for two years for speaking out against the government, with devastating personal consequences. As Anastasia and her family travel across Russia by train, she comes to grips with her loss and what it mea (…)
Directed By Sarah McCarthy
Narrative Short
Short Film
7 min
East Coast Premiere
Unemployed, 39-year-old Hena goes to a happy hour for lawyers and befriends a group of 20-somethings who add her to their group chat. (…)
Directed By Fawzia Mirza
Narrative Feature
Spotlight
114 min
In a 1920s fictitious town off the coast of west Ireland, Colm (Brendan Gleeson) abruptly ends his lifelong friendship with Padraic (Colin Farrell) without an explanation. Unable to accept it, Padraic goes to great lengths to get their relationship back on track. When his attempts are (…)
Directed By Martin McDonagh
Narrative Short
Short Film
10 min
Bea shows up at her mother’s house to decide what to do about an unexpected pregnancy. (…)
Directed By Hanna Gray Organschi
Narrative Short
Short Film
15 min
Two Thai brothers, Nat and Tem, take out a large loan to go to Northern Sweden as migrant workers in the berry picking industry, hoping to secure a brighter future for themselves back home. (…)
Directed By Agnes Skonare Karlsson
Narrative Short
Short Film
14 min
North American Premiere
Chico earns his living fixing ovens, into which he easily fits, thanks to his small size. Disregarded and marginalized by a society that hates him, Chico begins to resist. (…)
Directed By Carlos Segundo