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International Competition 11

3 May 2018 – 21:30 – Vendôme

26 April 2018 – 18:00 – Flagey

Les Serviteurs

Marwan Khneisser

Pays France, Lebanon
Genre Fiction
2017 - 24' - Color
An old secluded beachfront villa becomes, for a day, the meeting place of a group of carefree revelers. Nabil, guardian of the place, will be confronted to an old acquaintance: Walid, mafia leader of the group. The encounter provokes the resurgence of a violent past.

Der Sieg der Barmherzigkeit

Albert Meisl

Pays Austria
Genre Fiction
2017 - 24'14'' - Color
Szabo is a musicologist who collects everything that is a feature of Austrian pop music. For him, there is no question of letting a costume that belonged to a Viennese group from the 1960s end up at Emmaus. Szabo will do the impossible to recover this precious relic.

Sorry, I Drowned

Hussein Nakhal, David Habchy

Pays Lebanon
Genre Animation
2017 - 6'35'' - Color
This 7-minute animated film “Sorry I Drowned”, created by the Beirut-based Studio Kawakeb and Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), is inspired by a letter allegedly found on the body of someone who drowned in the Mediterranean Sea in the ongoing refugee and migrant humanitarian crisis. MSF is an international medical humanitarian aid organization that provides medical care to people in need.

ARIA

Myrsini Aristidou

Pays Cyprus, France
Genre Fiction
2017 - 13'35'' - Color
Athens, today. Seventeen-year-old Aria, who is working at Jimmy's local kebab place is waiting for a driving lesson with her father. 

Good Luck Marc

Ronen Eldar

Pays United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2016 - 13'29'' - Color
A fantastical story about a man who won an apartment. After some time living there, he finds himself slowly rejected by the space as it shrinks. Stubbornly, he stays, but as the wall close in on him he is faced with the uncertainty of the outside.