Aleph
The director takes a puzzle-like approach, inspired by the writings of Jorge Luis Borges
All Light, Everywhere
An exploration of the shared histories of cameras, weapons, policing and justice. As surveillance technologies become a fixture in everyday life, the film interrogates the complexity of an objective point of view, probing the biases inherent in both human perception and the lens.
Apples
A man caught up in an amnesia pandemic tries to construct a new life for himself.

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El Planeta
Amid the devastation of post-crisis Spain, mother and daughter bluff and grift to keep up the lifestyle they think they deserve, bonding over common tragedy and an impending eviction.
Faya Dayi
A spiritual journey into the highlands of Harar, immersed in the rituals of khat, a leaf Sufi Muslims chewed for centuries for religious meditations – and Ethiopia’s most lucrative cash crop today. A tapestry of intimate stories offers a window into the dreams of youth under a repressive regime.
Following
A writer hooks up with a thief in a tale of cross and double-cross.
The Goalie’s Anxiety At The Penalty Kick
Following in the footsteps of a goalie after he is sent off in a game.
Gull
Drama about the aftermath of a middle-aged woman's rape.

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The Living End
People with HIV, from very different backgrounds, go on the run.
Luzzu
A struggling Maltese fisherman faces tough choices about the future.

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Radiograph Of A Family
The director's dual portrait of her parents.
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A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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