From the Edge of the City 1998
Apo tin akri tis polis (original title)
Unrated | 1h 34min | Crime, Drama | 24 January 1999 (Greece)
A group of Pontian Greek immigrant teenage dreamers dwelling marginalised in the notorious and lustreless wild suburbia, witness the city’s repulsive face and an unrelenting world defined by prostitution, drugs, and inevitably, loss.
The Danish Boys 2019
1h 36min | Drama | 1 November 2019 (USA)
In a Copenhagen motel, a renowned politician’s hookup doesn’t go to plan. Meanwhile at an underground nightclub, a mother and son are connected via song. Whereas out in the suburbs, a football team prepares for the big outing – of one of its players. Explore an exciting array of Danish short films from directors to watch and a cast that includes Claes Bang (The Square) and Birthe Neumann (Festen).
Películas para no dormir: Regreso a Moira (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 15min | Drama, Horror, Mystery | TV Movie 14 August 2006
Tomás is a successful writer who has spent the last forty years living outside Spain. After the strange death of his wife, he receives an old tarot card, the love card, which has a strong meaning for him due to something that happened in his past. So he returns to the small village in which he was born and raised. He is haunted by memories of the tragic events from the long past. At a young age, he desperately fell in love with a mysterious woman, whom everyone in the district shunned, considering him a witch. She died a painful death during a fire – And now he is haunted by nightmares and visions, from which the blood freezes in his veins and her hair moves on his head. Here and there he sees the ghost of a woman. Overwhelmed by vague suspicions, he decides to go to the place where his beloved’s house once stood
“The aim was to pick up chicks by sounding like a Frenchman. Hasn’t really worked out yet.” Charlie’s a mess. His best friend’s not talking to him, he can’t concentrate on his work…and now the clock’s ticking on his french exam. But the courage to speak can come from the most unlikely places.
Best friends Beto and Daniel spend most of their time together. Daniel struggles with his gender identity just to hide his feelings for Beto. To be himself he has to overcome his fear by showing Beto what he truly feels.