Catalogue : Upcoming Films

THE PROJECTIONIST  

By José Maria Cabral 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
Eliseo is confined to live his existence infatuated with a woman who is present only through a projected film reel. On an eventful night, the reels are damaged and Eliseo is left completely devoid of any connection with his beloved projection. In this new existence, he is plunged into a search for the real identity of the woman he so passionately and lustfully loved for so many years but in order to accomplish this journey he must appeal to all he knows, project movies, in the most remote and poorest areas in the Dominican Republic, accompanied by a free-spirited girl that will show him that blood is thicker than water in more ways than one.  

Cast:
Felix Germán, Cindy Galán  


 

ANGELA  

By Agamenon Quintero 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
At the end of 40s, Calixto, a powerful landowner, buys the virginity of Angela, a thirteen-year-old peasant girl. From that day until the day she dies, Angela suffers Calixto´s abuse based in this social practice. 

Cast:
Ruben Guevara (Calixto), Ruz Mary Morales (Angela), Salma Tafur (Carlina)  


 

KANTOR  

By Jan Hryniak 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
The fascinating life of Polish artist Tadeusz Kantor, starting from his childhood, through education in high school in Tarnow, graduation from the Academy of Fine Arts and his activity in the Krakow artistic community, international successes in the Sixties, Seventies and Eighties, until his death in the early Nineties. Set against a backdrop of the most dramatic moments in the history of the twentieth century – war, love, madness, international career and his absolute and uncompromising devotion to art. 

Cast:
Borys Szyc, Agnieszka Podsiadlik, Paulina Puślednik  


 

522. A CAT, A CHINESE GUY AND MY FATHER (WORKING TITLE)  

By Paco R. Baños 

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Synopsis:
George, a cynical agoraphobic woman bounded by the amount of 522 steps she can take around her house, faces the death of her only real companion, her cat. To grant its remains a proper burial place and overcome her sickness momentarily, she transfers her entire home into a van and embarks on a road trip back to her motherland, Portugal. There, she will discover, among “saudade” and “fados”, a particular manner to deal with her past and the absence of her father. 

Cast:
NATALIA DE MOLINA, NADIA DE SANTIAGO, MANOLO SOLO  


 

PERU  

By Patricio Salinas Salazar 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
Maria takes up the challenge and make a better life for her and her children. The path will be filled with loneliness and struggles that could make her fall apart but Maria’s love for her children will become her most powerful drive in her dark journey to, ultimately, find peace and happiness.  

Cast:
Mónica Lairanas, Alfredo Castro  


 

BAGHDAD PERFUME  

By Roua Alazzawi 

Genre: Character Driven, Drama

Log Line:
A story based on multiple true events to different real people, who suffered from the hate crimes in Iraq and other parts of the Arab World. 

Synopsis:
Iter Baghdad (Baghdad Perfume in Arabic) is an Iraqi woman in her 30’s. She lives a quiet life with her beloved husband, Rauf, and their little son Ahmed.
The family enjoys a peaceful and happy life until the deteriorating situation in their city becomes unbearable. They struggle with constant power outages, a shortage of drinkable water, dark and dangerous streets littered with military units, neighbourhood militia and the threat of car bombs, as well as the constant presence of the U.S. Army with its imposing armoured vehicles.
In despair, Iter makes what she feels is the only choice that will save her child: leaving Iraq. 

Cast:
TBA