The New Classmate
A Film by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari
2015 - India - Drama - DCP - 2.35 - 96 min.
with Swara Bhaskar , Ratna Pathak Shah , Pankaj Tripathi & Riya Shukla
Produced by Ajay G. Rai , Alan McAlex & Sanjay Shetty and Nitesh Tiwari
Behind the magnificent Taj Mahal lies a cluster of dingy homes where Chanda (35), a domestic help, lives with her 14-year-old daughter Appu. Chanda aspires and dreams that her daughter will study and embrace a better fate. When Appu tells her she wants to quit school and become a maid like her, Chanda takes a strong decision: she will herself go back to school, and even join the class of her daughter.
Cracks In Concrete
A film by Umut Dağ
2014 - Austria - Drama - DCP - 1.85 - 104 min.
Ertan leaves jail after 10 years and tries to settle back in society. Mikail (15) spends his time with parties, drugs and dreaming of a life as a gangster rapper. Ertan looks for Mikail. Mikail doesn't know Ertan. Soon they both have to face a harsh reality.
One Floor Below
A film by Radu Muntean
2015 - Romania - Drama - DCP - 2.35 - 93 min.
After being the sole unfortunate witness to a domestic quarrel that ends up in a murder, Patrascu finds himself at odds with two very close neighbors: one is the bizarre murderer. The other is his very own conscience.
Talking about the weather
A film by Annika Pinske
2022 - Germany - Drama - 2.39:1 - 90 min.
Clara made it: she has got away from her native provincial East Germany, now living a bohemian life in Berlin, teaching philosophy while finishing her Ph. D. Between an affair with one of her students and her testy friendship with her thesis advisor Margot, she barely has time to see her 15-year-old daughter, who mostly lives with her ex. But when Clara visits her mother for a weekend, she finds herself confronted with her ideal of an unfettered, self-determined life. How high is the price she must pay for it?