Tag Archives: 2011
A woman goes to France in search for a man who she lost contact with, only to find that he has moved on to Venice. On her way to Venice, she faces a horrible incident in the train which makes her painfully question herself about life and relationships. And when she makes a frightening conclusion, the question becomes the share of the audiences.
La délicatesse / Delicacy (2011) David Foenkinos, Stéphane Foenkinos, Audrey Tautou, François Damiens, Bruno Todeschini, Comedy, Drama, Romance
While hitchhiking from Sofia to Ruse, Kamen meets Ave, a 17-year-old runaway girl. With each ride they hitch, Ave invents new identities for them, and her compulsive lies get Kamen deeper and deeper into trouble. Reluctantly drawn into this adventure, Kamen begins to fall in love with the fleeting Ave.
Adikos kosmos / Unfair World (2011) Filippos Tsitos, Makis Papadimitriou, Minas Hatzisavvas, Christos Stergioglou, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Sotiris is a police interrogator in Athens. He has an obsession: he needs to be fair. He judges the suspects after his personal moral and against the law. With the intention to save another innocent soul, he accidentally kills a man. Dora is the only witness to the crime. She is a poor cleaning woman who leads a breathless life. The struggle to survive has made her unfair. The righteous Sotiris and the unrighteous Dora like each other. But love, honesty and justice aren’t easy to combine.
Policeman Yaron stands in the center of a group of elite policemen, belonging to the Israeli Anti-Terrorist unit. He and his fellow unit members are the weapon; the gun the State is pointing at its opponents, the ‘Arab enemy’. Yaron worships his unit, the male camaraderie, the muscles body, the beauty. Yaron is excited, his wife is expecting a baby very soon; he could become a father any minute. An encounter with a radical, violent, extraordinary group, will confront him with the Israeli class war as well as the war within his own soul.
Dom works the night shift in a small hotel near the industrial sea port of Le Havre. One night, a woman arrives with no luggage and no shoes. Her name is Fiona and she tells Dom that she is a fairy that can grant him three wishes. Fiona makes two of his wishes come true then mysteriously disappears. Dom. who has fallen in love with her by then, searches for her everywhere.
El gato desaparece / The Cat Vanishes (2011) Carlos Sorin, Luis Luque, Beatriz Spelzini, Maria Abadi, Drama, Thriller
Luis, a recognized university professor, out of the psychiatric clinic, where he spent the last three years, hospitalized after a psychotic episode that led him to threaten his wife and assistant chair. Clinical believe he is healed, but a relapse is always possible. Upon arriving home, Luis is attacked by her pet cat. Soon after, his wife note that the cat disappeared. Was Luis, ex-crazy, that ended the cat a new psychotic attack aggressiveness?
Bruno loves his wife Maxine. But something is wrong. Their love is not what it once was, and Maxine has found someone else. That changes everything. And it changes Bruno. But there is nothing he can do about it. Once you have wandered into the dark recesses of love, which are filled with frustration, hate, and powerlessness, there is no turning back.
Abrir puertas y ventanas / Open Doors, Open Windows (2011) Milagros Mumenthaler, María Canale, Martina Juncadella, Ailín Salas, Drama
Buenos Aires at the end of summer. Marina, Sofia and Violeta are alone in the family home after their grandmother, who had brought them up, has died. They have to come to terms with her death, each in her own way. Marina concentrates on her studies while looking after the household, whereas Sofia becomes obsessed by her appearance and goes out with friends. As for Violeta, she wanders around between bedroom and sitting room where, from time to time, she receives an older man. Discord, laughter, meanness, gestures of affection determine the rhythm of this period of uncertainty, until one day in autumn Violeta disappears without warning…