Films in ‘VPRO Tiger Awards Competition’
Love Conquers AllTan Chui Mui IFFR 2007 90′
Sensitive and unspoken mood sketch of the inner world of a young woman who falls into the hands of a big-city lover who turns out to be a pimp in Kuala Lumpur.
Rock'n'Roll Never DiesJuha Koiranen IFFR 2007 131′
A dry comic parable about an idealistic and naive late bloomer. He wants a career as guitarist and singer but doesn’t allow himself to be seduced by cheap solutions when his road to the top turns out to be blocked by obstacles.
La mareaDiego Martinez Vignatti IFFR 2007 83′
Tranquil story of a young widow who withdraws into complete isolation after she loses her husband and little boy in a traffic accident. Somewhere she hopes to find a way to cope with the future. Wide frames increase the lonely struggle of a young vulnerable woman wrestling.
Does It Hurt? - The First Balkan DogmaAneta Lesnikovska IFFR 2007 98′
For a change, a true film about a fictional event, instead of the other way round. Young Macedonian-Dutch filmmaker lies to her best friends and in this way makes the first Balkan (and Dutch) Dogma film.