International Mid-length Competition "WHISPERS FROM THE PAST"

Kaņepes Culture centre cinema / 29.11. / 17:00

Tracing Addai
Esther Niemeier
Germany / 2017 / animation, documentary / 30’

Addai moves to Syria to help victims of the civil war. He is assigned to work with Ilias. Two years later Addai’s mother receives a letter from prison. Ilias has been sentenced for terrorism…

This Magnificent Cake!
Ce Magnifique Gâteau!
Marc James Roels, Emma De Swaef
Belgium / 2018 / animation / 40’

A film set in colonial Africa in the late 19th century telling the stories of 5 different characters: a troubled king, a middle-aged Pygmy, a failed businessman, a porter and an army deserter.

Samuel Ishimwe
Rwanda, Switzerland / 2017 / fiction / 36’

Gisa travels to his mother’s village. He never got to know her, since she disappeared in the genocide. Gisa wants to comprehend, to remember, so he meets those who remain.