Set against the backdrop of Late-Nineties Belgrade, TATA tells the story of Marko, a widower and single father, who is struggling to survive in the post war economic crisis. His main goal is to secure his daughter Azra's future and to buy her a dress for prom.
Teach A Man...
This documentary film follows a spearfisherman in south Trinidad, West Indies as he discusses the downside of development, managing his livelihood in the midst of oilspills and the future he wishes for his community.
The Alan Dimension
Alan Brown uses divine powers of precognition to foresee the fate of mankind... and breakfast. Meanwhile, Wendy has had enough of being married to 'the next step in cognitive evolution'.
Joseph is a 40 something whose life has taken a turn. Moved into emergency accommodation with an unkempt 20 something, he clings to the last vestiges of the life he knew and the status of his job as curator of an art gallery.
The story happens in an industrial building surveyed by Hunter, an expeditionary-alike old man, who follows the behaviour of a lonely kid. Through the subsequent observation of his daily life, he will learn the nature of this wild child and the relation that made his survival feasible, the beauty in its abnormality.
The Bridge Over The River
A man on a bridge, separated from the love of his life. Wanting to be with her one last time, he decides to go and seek her in the hereafter.
The Clock Makers Dream
In a world of time a Clockmaker tries to create 'true love' before his world stops forever. A tale from a mechanical world. An homage to George Melies.
The Cloud of Unknowing
"The Cloud of Unknowing" is the title of an anonymously written Middle English manual on contemplative prayer. This practice dates back to the third century Desert Fathers (and Mothers) - Christian mystics who separated themselves from distractions in order to find God.
A young couple's burgeoning love for each other grows into something darker, when they face a malevolent entity that lives in the woods.
The Luthier of Manor Street
James Beatley makes instruments. He makes everything about instruments. He sources the wood, he makes the varnish, he makes the tools for making the instruments. As he says himself, he just loves making.
The story of former IRA member Pat Magee.
In a world, where it seems normal to be alone, Simon gets a package for his supposedly dead neighbor. This supernatural object could drive him insane. After the neighbors start to stalk him, Simon realizes that there is a secret organization, who wants to destroy his life.
The Pine Tree Villa
Lion and Bird break into an uninhabited villa to find out about the reason why it is not aging. Immediately they feel the power that keeps the villa alive.
‘Jed, a young man captivated by magic, attempts to learn the secrets of an accomplished street magician, known only as Turner. As their partnership flourishes, Jed glimpses the brutal and obsessive truths behind the hidden world of magic, culminating in a fatal illusion that will leave him changed forever.’
The Scarlet Whale
This is the story of a whale hunter, from a family, that for generations has been dedicated to killing this giant, noble creature. A series of unfortunate events leads to the loss of what he values most.
A sled brings together two boys from different countries and cultures and carries them through the winter woods of the Italian mountains, far away from their parents' prejudices and isolation. Two children, one sled and a lasting friendship.
“ Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you’re a director. Everything after that you’re just negotiating your budget and your fee. ”- James Cameron
“ If there’s specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore that as an obstacle for two reasons: I can’t change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies ”- Kathryn Bigelow
“ To be a film-maker, you have to lead. You have to be psychotic in your desire to do something. People always like the easy route. You have to push very hard to get something unusual, something different. ”- Danny Boyle
“ Don’t give up. You’re going to get kicked in the teeth. A lot. Learn to take a hit, then pick yourself up off the floor. Resilience is the true key to success. ”- Melissa Rosenberg