Debute Director's Films International Competition

 

BILU: A DEMON WITHIN

By : Indrasis Acharya
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The story of “Bilu Rakkhosh” revolves around the central protagonist “Bilu” who is a direct product of the hollow modernization the current times are going through. Bilu works in IT in a typical.....readmore
India | 2016 | 129 Mins

MAHEMIR

By : Anjum Shahzad
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The movie is inspired by the work of Mir Taqi Mir, the first classical master of Urdu poetry. The story follows the struggle of a contemporary poet and draw parallels with events in MIR's life. His conflict with the ro.....readmore
Pakistan | 2016 | 146 Mins

SAUTI (VOICE)

By : Gayle Nosal & Beret E. Strong
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The refugee crisis in Uganda’s Kyangwali Refugee Settlement isn’t new. For the people of this camp, being a refugee is a protracted circumstance endured for decades. “Sauti” (“Voice”.....readmore
USA | 2017 | 74 Mins

2001: WHILE KUBRICK WAS IN SPACE

By : Gabriel Nicoli
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Stanley Kubrick imagined the year 2001 to be a technological world, but for Buenos Aires that same year meant the worst financial crisis in their history. Three teenage friends tormented by their uncertain future decid.....readmore
Argentina | 2016 | 76 Mins

THE FORSAKEN

By : Jiju Antony
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Jail authorities take Prashant, a Mumbai taxi driver punished on brutal rape and murder charges, to the gallows. An innocent boy next door became a devil.. Who is to bear the brunt of the blame-game? A dysfunctional so.....readmore
India | 2017 | 81 Mins

APRICOT GROVES

By : Pouria Heidary Oureh
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Aram, the Iranian Armenian youth who has immigrated to the US in childhood returns to Armenia for the first time to propose to an Armenian girlfriend Aram met and lived with in the US. Aram sees many cultural, religiou.....readmore
Armenia | 2016 | 80 Mins

6 AND 1 (IN THE MIND)

By : Lachezar Petrov
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Lora, Galya, Iva, Misho Render, Rado Extreme and Kamen are co-workers and good friends. They are inseparable even at the weekends. Their love for adventures takes them every weekend to new places where they look for pr.....readmore
Bulgaria | 2016 | 91 Mins