Topic: First Feature

A STORMY NIGHT

David Moragas

Alan is forced to let a room in his house to a friend's friend who can't travel because of a canceled flight. A film that approaches the gay issue without trauma or complexes.

ABOU LEILA

Amin Sidi-Boumédine

Algeria, 1994. Two men undertake a trip through the desert in search of the author of an attack. During the journey, however, it seems that everything becomes strange, as if reality was slowly giving way.

UNA VEZ MÁS

Guillermo Rojas

A girl who emigrated to London five years ago returns home to Seville to attend her grandmother's funeral. There, she will meet her former boyfriend again and face an existential crisis.

ADAM

Rhys Ernst

Fresh and subversive comedy about a teenager who meets the girl of his dreams but there's one small drawback: she believes he is a trans boy. One of the indie films of the year.

LAS BUENAS INTENCIONES

Ana García Blaya

Buenos Aires, nineties. A ten-year-old girl lives alternately with her divorced parents. When her mother proposes her to leave Argentina, she will refuse and set out a plan to stay.

DWELLING IN THE FUCHUN MOUNTAINS

Gu Xiaogang

Film about the life of a family for a year in the city of Fuyang, in the southeast of China. One of the most impressive Asian films of the year, with echoes of Hou Hsiao-hsien's cinema.

LA EDUCACIÓN SENTIMENTAL

Jorge Juárez

Sincere and poetic autofiction on childhood, first love, sentimental commitment and work in the context of the economic crisis. One of the great debuts of Spanish cinema of the year.

HOMEWARD

Nariman Aliev

A powerful road movie in which a father and his young son transport the corpse of the older son, who died during the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, to bury him in his native region, Crimea.

MY MEXICAN BRETZEL

Núria Giménez

Intimate diary of a wealthy class woman illustrated by home-made footage. But, is that real? Amazing found-footage film which was a sensation at Rotterdam Festival.

MONSTERS

Marius Olteanu

After ten years married, a couple begins to rethink their relationship and even their sexuality. A naturalistic and absorbing film that takes place for 24 hours in the city of Bucharest.

NEVIA

Nunzia De Stefano

Film that distances itself, with humor and fantasy, from the typical social dramas, explaining the story of a teenager who sees in the circus her hope to flee from the context in which she lives.

NOCTURNAL

Nathalie Biancheri

A solid, mysterious and atmospheric debut which follows the secret friendship relationship between a teenage girl and a man over thirty who is obsessed with her.