The Voices section brings together films characterized by a mature quality and powerful, relevant content. The main programme features new works of mostly established filmmakers with distinctive voices.
Films in ‘Voices Main Programme’
Chaotic Love PoemsGarin Nugroho IFFR 2016 90′
A cheerful yet serious Indonesian Romeo and Juliet. A boy and a girl from the same district, but with difficult childhoods and other reasons not to acknowledge their love. Through the colourful and musical retro style - the 1970s came late to Indonesia - shines a chaotic political and social era.
Actor MartinezMike Ott, Nathan Silver IFFR 2016 75′
Lack of work makes a not very successful yet ambitious would-be actor decide to take on two directors for a film about and with himself. When they try to make his far-from-exciting life more appetising and show his feelings, painful and hilarious clashes are inevitable.
Three Stories of LoveHashiguchi Ryosuke IFFR 2016 140′
True-to-life stories, made with much love for detail. Stories about ordinary people who are sometimes a little less lucky in love than they would want to be, or dream of being. Made by a patient and experienced filmmaker, who himself chose the stories and the actors. Real life. A real film.
11 MinutesJerzy Skolimowski IFFR 2016 81′
A budding actress goes to an audition. A filmmaker wants to seduce her. Her jealous husband wants to save her. A motorbike courier races through the city, a couple watches porn, a girl takes her dog out... In eleven minutes, their lives cross in Skolimowski's exciting mosaic drama about the chaos that rules life.