A car ride like any other, a night on the beach, an abandoned crane and babysitting with illuminated shoes. Our closest relationships are the most challenging, but the characters in these films are coping in their own unique way.
Films screened in this combined programme
The BrotherLéa Triboulet IFFR 2017 9′
The brother is gone, but his sisters have to live on. Denial, reminiscence and silence beautifully intertwine while the girls process their loneliness.
SetembroLeonor Noivo IFFR 2017 33′
A lot has to be re-adjusted when mother and son return home after years spent abroad. A gentle observation of family ties in transition.
Three StepsIoseb Bliadze IFFR 2017 19′
Mariam is concerned that her father's imaginative ways of making money might end up affecting her more than usual. She needs to take action.
Babes' Not AloneLee Yi-shan IFFR 2017 26′
It's Liang's 18th birthday and she is excited about her date with her boyfriend. Unfortunately, she also has to babysit her brother's baby which is far from ideal.