Choose Connor 2007
1h 49m | Drama | 12 October 2007 (USA)
Idealistic 15-year old Owen gets the chance of a lifetime to be the youth spokesman for U.S. Senate Candidate Lawrence Connor, only to be exploited in a fierce campaign of TV and radio ads, posters, interviews, and speaking engagements in the cut throat media-image-is-all world of American politics.
A Place Called Dignity 2021
Un lugar llamado dignidad (original title)
1h 39m | Drama | 15 August 2021 (Chile)
Pablo, a 12-year-old boy, receives a scholarship to attend school in the mysterious and isolated Colonia Dignidad, established in Chile by German settlers. He quickly becomes the favorite of the leader of the colony, Uncle Paul. Over time, Pablo witnesses the strangest things that happen there: abuse, disappearances and demon-like creatures used to scare children. But in this wicked world, a revolution is brewing, and it may be the only way for Pablo to get out.
Live Is Life 2021
1h 49m | Comedy, Drama | 18 July 2022 (USA)
Summer 1985. As with every year, Rodri (Adrián Baena) leaves Catalonia and returns to his parents’ Galician town to reunite with his gang. However, this year will be different for him and his friends. The real world problems begin appearing in their lives, threatening to drift the group apart. Clinging onto the friendship that joins them, the five friends plan to run away on Saint John’s Eve night to search for a magical flower that, as per legend, grows up high a mountain and can make wishes come true. Because right now, their only wish is to solve their distressed friend’s issue and, thus, remain together. An adventure that will make them grow through a fascinating tale full of action, emotion and hope, in a summer that permanently will keep in their memories.
Di4ri s01 e01-04 (2022)
52m | Family | 18 May 2022 (Italy)
Each episode is told from the point of view of one of the eight protagonists, who becomes the narrator and offers the spectators a sort of personal diary with his gaze on the events of the class: the children will speak directly to the spectator showing their feelings without filters. In this way, from one episode to another, the stories of Pietro, Livia, Isabel, Daniele, Monica, Giulio, Mirko and Arianna intertwine in a choral story capable of restoring the different facets of the life of pre-adolescents: it is the story of a delicate age in which the individualities of children blossom and at the same time their group identity grows.
To See the Sea 2014
Pojedeme k mori (original title)
1h 30m | Comedy, Drama, Family | 10 April 2014 (Czech Republic)
Tomas (12) gets a camera and begins making a film about his family. His enigmatic father (Ondrej Vetchý) works from home. By hiding a camera in his office, Tomas discovers that on Tuesdays and Thursdays his father leaves the house. When confronted with that fact, he denies it. On the pursuit of the great family secret Tomas reveals the hidden side of Haris, his best friend, who starts using a camera as the only way to get his mum and brother away from the hell of his violent father. Courage and profound friendship lead Tomas and Haris to the final revelation and an unpredictable conclusion. The whole film is shot and edited as if by a twelve-year-old boy. This technique allows us to perceive the world through the eyes of a child.
Body of Love 1973
Corpo d’amore (original title)
1h 42m | Drama | 3 August 1973 (Italy)
A father and son, separated by the “generation gap,” discover kinship in their common affection for a young woman washed up onto their shore. Their bond is then strongly reinforced when, together, they kill a dangerous intruder.