ONE MORE JUMP
One More Jump
When Abdallah – founder of the Gaza Parkour Team – was invited to Europe, a few years ago, he decided not to make return to Gaza, with the aim of becoming a professional athlete. His friend and teammate Jehad still lives segregated in the Strip. Every day he trains the youngest members of the team: only sport can keep their hopes alive… he too dreams of leaving Palestine. But Jehad is aware that, fleeing alone, Abdallah has made things even worse for them. One day Abdallah decides that the time has come to join the main European parkour competition in Sweden, and to confront reality. In the same days Jehad finally receives the visa he has been waiting years for… Can you ever be free if you must leave everything you love behind?
Emanuele Gerosa / Italy, Switzerland, Lebanon / 2019 / 82 min.
Several billion tons of earth are moved annually by humans – with shovels, excavators or dynamite. Nikolaus Geyrhalter observes people in mines, quarries, large construction sites in a constant struggle to appropriate the planet.
THE CZECHS ARE EXCELLENT MUSHROOM PICKERS
This environmental essay, stylised as a dialogue between two members of a higher intelligence, observes life on Earth, specifically a small area of central Europe. Czechs aren’t exactly perfect when it comes to caring for nature. The mysterious beings cannot understand how, in the name of business and the profit of a few successful entrepreneurs, humans have …
THAT WHICH DOES NOT KILL
Devätnásťročná Ada prijme pozvanie na večeru od svojho známeho. Všetko sa zbehne veľmi rýchlo. Ada sa nebráni. Telo aj myseľ má v troskách. Napriek všetkému alebo práve preto sa mu ešte dvakrát postaví tvárou v tvár, aby ho konfrontovala. Jej príbeh je prepletený s príbehmi ďalších mladých žien. Každý je iný, a predsa rovnako strašný, šialený a všedný ako ten jej.