The Family category examines tensions and events within families.

BABY BLUES PK02
Katarzyna Rosłaniec

Baby Blues

An alcohol- and drug-filled downward spiral of a fashionista teenage mother.
In Polish with English subtitles.
BLANCANIEVES PK03
Pablo Berger

Blancanieves

Snow White, set in the 1920s Seville and its bullfighting arenas, is a black and white pastiche of Grimm Brothers' fairytale.
Film is with Catalan intertitles & English subtitles.
CHILDS POSE PK01 Călin Peter Netzer

Child's pose / Poziția copilului

Winner of Berlinale Golden Bear, Child's Pose is a cruel description of smothering, motherly love and corruption in Romanian society.
In Romanian with English subtitles.
IN BLOOM PK05
Nana Ekvtimishvili & Simon Groß
In Bloom / Grzeli nateli dgeebi
What is it like for girls to grow up in early 90s Georgia where history and traditions play a significant role?
In Georgian with English subtitles.
MY BLUE-EYED KID PK01
Shalimar Preuss
My Blue-Eyed Girl / Ma belle gosse
While the sun shines and the sea glimmers, 17-year-old Maden gets to know her father's new family and writes letters to her secret crush, a prisoner.
In French with English subtitles.
OMBLINE PK01
Stéphane Cazes
Ombline
Ombline is a depiction of prison life and motherly love - how can a twenty-year-old woman raise her child when incarcerated?
In French with English subtitles.
Suzanne CMJN 1
Katell Quillévéré
Suzanne
This touching coming-of-age story shows how hope and joy can be found even in the middle of the darkest misfortunes.
In French with English subtitles.
DEFLOWERING OF EVAN VAN END PK03 Michiel ten Horn

The Deflowering of Eva van End /

De ontmaagding van Eva van End

A German exchange student arrives in the middle of idyllic Dutch family life and shakes it to the core in this blackest of comedies.
In Dutch, English & German with English subtitles.
Weight of elephants PK1
Daniel Joseph Borgman
The Weight of Elephants
Friendship with children next door brightens up the life of a sensitive and frightened Adrian who lives with his grandmother and uncle.
In English with English subtitles.
Youth PK1
Justine Malle
Youth / Jeunesse
20-year-old Juliette is in love; at the same time, she has to deal with her father's serious illness.
In French with English subtitles.