A Lullaby To The Sorrowful Mystery
A Film by Lav Diaz
2016 - Philippines - Drama - 1:1.33 - 480 min.
with John Lloyd Cruz , Piolo Pascual & Hazel Orencio
Produced by Bianca Balbuena
During the Philippine Revolution of 1896 against Spain, the ballad of Jocelynang Baliwag becomes the hymn of the insurgents. While searching for the body of Andres Bonifacio, Father of the Revolution, we embark on an epic journey through history, literature and mythology.
Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Award
A film by Hikari
2019 - Japan - Drama - 1.85 - 115 min.
23-year-old comic book artist Yuma is disabled both by profound cerebral palsy and her mother's belief that she is incapable of being independent. Now she discovers her sexuality, the true meaning of love and forgiveness.
A film by Katharina Mückstein
2018 - Austria - Drama - 2.39 - 96 min.
Mati and her boy gang on their tuned motocross bikes are the terror of their village and make life difficult for all the girls. But when Sebastian, the leader of the pack, falls in love with Mati and she becomes friends with Carla, one of the victims of their needling, Mati runs the risk of losing her place with the boys. At the same time, a deeply hidden secret stands between Mati’s parents, and the two of them must decide: what counts for more, seeming or being?
A film by Ali Abbasi
2018 - Denmark/Sweden - Nordic Noir - 102 min.
Border guard Tina is extraordinarily good at spotting smugglers. One day, a suspicious-looking man steps off the ferry. Unable to identify what he’s hiding, she becomes obsessed with him and the disturbing aura he exudes. Her investigation reveals much more than expected, and she is soon forced to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind.