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Drawing Lots

Love and crime and secrets and dreams intertwine in this ensemble tale that wends its seductive way through a tight-knit community in a Georgian seaside town. Nothing is as it seems in the modulating rhythms of fate, the shifting loyalties and the ultimate reality that “neighbourhood” sometimes really means “family”.
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Keep Smiling, Mom!

Three estranged sisters travel through the Baltics to fulfil their mother’s last wish to be buried in Latvia. But how can they get her there? Broke, heartbroken and desperate, the sisters fight old fights, commit new crimes, and confront their own demons, all with their dead mother looking down on them from the roof of their van.
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The Blind Hitman

The blind contract killer Momo has already seen better days. When he denies death to a young girl, a job remains undone, and things get out of hand. A stylized Berlin Neo-Noir about loyalty, trust and intrigue – “At the end of the day you need to know who you are. Do you know who you are?”
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Upurga

A young rafting instructor takes a film crew to shoot a commercial in the river valley, but things take a wild turn when all his clients suddenly disappear. Now, he has to delve into the forest, fighting inner demons and exterior forces, to find the missing people – and himself.
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Another Coin for the Merry-Go-Round

Anna (Valerie Pachner) loves her youth, her friends, drugs, parties and music. She struggles with the signs, which are ever harder to overlook, that it’s time for her, too, to grow up, and does everything to escape this reality. But then a momentous event suddenly causes her routine to collapse. The story of a harsh coming-of-age with Voodoo Jürgens and appearances by Alicia Edelweiss, Bulbul and others.
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Drawing Lots

Love and crime and secrets and dreams intertwine in this ensemble tale that wends its seductive way through a tight-knit community in a Georgian seaside town. Nothing is as it seems in the modulating rhythms of fate, the shifting loyalties and the ultimate reality that “neighborhood” sometimes really means “family”.
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Keep Smiling, Mom!

Three estranged sisters travel through the Baltics to fulfil their mother’s last wish to be buried in Latvia. But how can they get her there? Broke, heartbroken and desperate, the sisters fight old fights, commit new crimes, and confront their own demons, all with their dead mother looking down on them from the roof of their van.
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The Blind Hitman

A blind hitman. A young girl. A moment of weakness. It’s either a new dawn or the end of it all.
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Upurga

An uptight rafting instructor loses his clients to the dank waters and dark forests of a river valley pregnant with the paranormal. Bound by the roots of their pagan past and submerged in unconscious passions: do they want to be saved? Read more

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Another Coin For The Merry-Go-Round

ANNA is a young woman who loves music, drugs and her friends. She’s struggling against the need of becoming a grown-up and tries everything to avoid reality – until a sudden accident disturbs her familiar routine. Read more

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Level Up Your Life

The life of Evelyn Moeller could actually be quite nice, if it weren’t for her boss who enjoys making her everyday work a living hell. But murder isn’t a solution – at least not a very good one… Read more

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The Last Days Of Gilda

Gilda loves cooking, men and life. But for her narrow-minded, religious neighbours this self-confident, independent woman who butchers pigs in her garden and has more than one lover, is increasingly becoming a thorn in the flesh. Read more

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Emma In Love

Passionate Emma and impulsive but introverted Tomáš fall in love. They are like two missing puzzle pieces coming together. But Emma’s pornographic past inevitably catches up with them. Read more

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Fox In A Hole

When Fuchs starts his new job as a teacher in a prison school, replacing the old and unconventional teacher Berger against her will, he is forced to confront his biggest fear, triggered by the mysterious, withdrawn inmate Samira. Read more

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My Favorite War

This is the personal story of the director, Ilze, growing up in Cold-War Latvia, USSR. It’s a coming of age story, a personal escape route from the mighty authoritarian regime’s brainwashing. An antiwar film, emphasizing the importance of an individual’s freedom being a democratic society’s fundamental right. Read more

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Captives

An incredible but true story from Academy Award winning director Kristóf Deák.
In 1951 Budapest secret police barges into the life of an ordinary family, locking them up in their own home for days – along with all their visitors. Read more

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Chola The Bear

With Georgia’s capital under siege in 1992, unemployed film director NIKA sees a unique opportunity to escape the ravages of civil war. Read more

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Apocalypse, Please!

A dysfunctional group of wannabe survivalists hunkers in a bunker to prepare for doomsday.  But will their narcissism, delusions and jealousies end up killing them off before their long-awaited dream of a global cataclysm?

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The Electrifiers

The Electrifiers is a coming of age comedy centred on a 60-year-old teenager. Mickey Tevel, the Electrifiers’ lead singer, keeps dreaming and believing he could take America by storm with his music. But when the geographical distance between Mickey and his fantasy is diminished, the distance between reality and dream becomes ever so clear, and forces Mickey to finally grow up.
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The Sign Painter

The Sign Painter is a tragicomedy about a young Latvian man (ANSIS) with simple dreams: to marry the free-spirited and beautiful daughter (ZISLA) of a local Jewish merchant and to pursue a career as an artist whilst supporting himself as a sign painter. But his dreams are repeatedly swept away in the tumultuous tides of serial totalitarian occupation of his home during the WWII era. Read More

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Marché du Film 2022

Booth Riviera K2

Festivals

2022

Another Coin For The Merry-Go-Round

KINO – Mostra de Cinema de Expressão Alemã

2021

Another Coin For The Merry-Go-Round

55. Internationale Hofer Filmtage

DIAGONALE 2021

Upurga

November 2021 @POFF, Black Nights Film Festival, Baltic competition

The Last Days of Gilda

Zurich Film Festival
September 23 – October 03, 2021

Festival FILMAR en América Latina
November 19-28, 2021

Geneva International Film Festival
November 05-14, 2021

2021 Rooftop Films Summer Series
September 2021

World Cinema Amsterdam
August 18-28, 2021

Captives

Atlantida Mallorca Film Fest
July 26 – August 01, 2021

Fox In A Hole

European Film Week – Europa 61, Portugal
September 15-27, 2021

Europe On Screen, Indonesia
September 15-27, 2021

New Austrian Cinema in Russia
September 08-12, 2021

Austrian Film Week 2021, Ukraine
July 15-21, 2021

Pula Film Festival
July 17 – 25, 2021

28th Art Film Fest Košice
June 23 – 27, 2021

The Sign Painter

Festival de Cinema Jueu de Barcelona
October 06-21, 2021

Jüdisches Film Festival Berlin Brandenburg
August 12-22, 2021

Jewish International Film Festival (JIFF) 2021 – Australia
17 February — 24 March, 2021

2020

Cops

FESTIVAL NUOVO CINEMA EUROPA
Dec 12-18

The Sign Painter

PÖFF 13.-29.11.2020 in competition / Estonia

Gershman Philadelphia Jewish FF 7.-21.11.2020 / USA

The Revenge of the Necromancer

Festival Buenos Aires Rojo Sangre 3.-13.12.2020 / Argentina

Eaten by Lions

Hofer Filmtage 20.-25. 10.2020  / Germany

The Accidental Rebel

Catalina Film Festival Official Selection

AWARD OF EXCELENCE – INTERNATIONAL FEATURE

BEST DIRECTOR INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM – Randa Chahoud

Film Festival Salento

https://www.facebook.com/salentofilmfest/

January 2020

Various Places / Czech Republic

Land Of Hope

Time Out

Revenge Of The Necromancer

Severská Filmová Zima

January 2020

Hong Kong

COPS

Hong Kong Independent Film Festival

November 2019

Zurich / Switzerland

87 Children

Morgenrot Fest

November 2019

Leeuwarden / Netherlands

Land of Hope

Noordelijk Film Festival

November 2019

Prague, Brno / Czech Republic

Miss Kicki

Mezipatra Queer Film Festival

October 2019

Bielefeld / Germany

Pony and Birdboy

Childrens Movie Festival

October 2019

Sao Paulo / Brazil

Time Out

Sao Paulo International Film Festival

October 2019

Busan / South Korea

The Accidental Rebel

Busan International Film Festival

October 2019

Ardennes / France

Fever

Les Rimbaud du Cinema

September 2019

Milwaukee / United States

87 Children

Milwaukee Jewish Film Festival

September 2019

Moscow / Russia

87 Children

Echo of the Unicorns

July 2019

Budapest / Hungary

Enclave

Easttopics

May 2019

Liège / Belgium

COPS

Festival International du Film Policier

May 2019

Kiel / Germany

COPS

Filmfest Schleswig-Holstein

May 2019

Zlin / Czech Republic

Enclave

Zlin Film Festival: Children & Youth

April 2019

Moscow / Russia

COPS

8th New Austrian Film Festival

March 2019

Seattle / United States

Land Of Hope

Nordic Lights Film Festival

March 2019

Boca Raton / United States

87 Children

Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival

February 2019

Ljubljana / Slovenia

Tootletubs & Jyro

Kinobalon

January 2019

Santa Barbara / United States

Land Of Hope

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

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