Breaking The Ice
A Film by Clara Stern
2022 - Austria - Drama/Sport - 2.39 - 101 min.
with Alina Schaller , Judith Altenberger , Tobias Resch , Pia Hierzegger & Wolfgang Böck
Produced by Michael Kitzberger
Mira, in her early 20s, escapes from the pressure of running her family’s vineyard by playing ice hockey. When new player Theresa joins the team, she challenges Mira’s rigid worldview, leading to life-changing nights on the streets of Vienna.
Best Script + Youth Jury Prize
Best Socially Relevant Film
Embrace Of The Serpent
A film by Ciro Guerra
2015 - Colombia - Adventure/Drama - 2.35 DCP - 122 min.
A tale of the first encounter, approach, betrayal and life-transcending friendship between an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two explorers that become the first men to travel the Northwest Amazon in search of ancestral knowledge.
Iris In Bloom
A film by Valérie Mréjen & Bertrand Schefer
2011 - France - Drama - 2.35 DCP - 75 min.
Sixteen-year-old Iris is living the last years of her adolescence in a small provincial town when she accidentally meets Jean, a forty-year-old Parisian photographer. As they get to know each other, their relationship evolves into a love friendship that profoundly transforms their lives.
A film by Oleg Pogodin
2012 - Russia - Drama/Action - 2.35 DCP - 109 min.
In a large house in the middle of the steppes, the Shamanovs meet for a family gathering. When suddenly the eldest brother Victor appears after a 25 year absence, unspoken family conflicts come to light. Nobody suspects that Victor is escaping his dark past and that killers are looking for his hiding place.