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The 74th edition of this Swiss festival ran between August 4 and 14.

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The Sadness
The Sadness
After a year of combating a pandemic with relatively benign symptoms, a frustrated nation finally lets its guard down. This is when the virus spontaneously mutates, giving rise to a mind-altering plague. The streets erupt into violence and depravity.
The Story Of Southern Islet
The Story Of Southern Islet
A woman who is travelling to see a shaman to seek help for her ailing husband endures strange encounters and unearthly experiences.
Walk With Angels
Walk With Angels
Documentary follows a former child soldier who now helps families regain their stolen children in the economically deprived townships in South Africa.
Cop Secret
Cop Secret
Mismatched buddy cop spoof.
Secret Name
Secret Name
Nelie escapes a miserable existence by becoming a frontline nurse in 1914 and goes on to discover emancipation can come with a price.
Soul Of A Beast
Soul Of A Beast
Fantasy and reality meet in the emotional world of a teenage father.
Bucolic
Bucolic
Danusia and her daughter Basia live far away from the modern world, in tune with the rhythm of nature, among animals and the spirits of the dead. Their enclave brings peace and a sense of security, but they feel a growing longing for contact with other people.
The Balcony Movie
The Balcony Movie
Documentary composed from the conversations that the director holds with people passing by in the street under his Warsaw apartment.
Mad God
Mad God
An epic journey through all the layers of hell.
Taming The Garden
Taming The Garden
A poetic ode to the rivalry between men and nature.
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