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ATLANTIDA  

By INES MARÍA BARRIONUEVO 

Genre: Coming of Age, LGBT

Cast:
Melisa Romero: Lucia, Florencia Decall: Elena, Sol Zavala: Ana  

Synopsis:
Argentina 1987. It is a hot summer day and a long awaited storm is slowly approaching town. Lucia and her sister Elena are alone. Elena’s friends are fighting the heat at the local swimming pool where gossip is the major sport. Elena joins Ignacio, a doctor that twice her age. Lucia, meanwhile, meets Ana, a friend of his sister and together go to the outskirts. The two sisters live an afternoon of initiation. Lucia and Elena are left to their own desires. A desire that begins and ends in that stormy afternoon, and nothing will be the same for them. 


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UP TO THE WORLD  

By Alessandro Lunardelli 

Genre: LGBT, Feel-Good Drama

Cast:
Luca Marinelli: Loris, Filippo Scicchitano: Davide, Barbora Bobulova: Giulia  

Synopsis:
Davide and Loris are brothers and live in a very small village in the north of Italy. While Davide is eighteen years old and gay, Loris is almost thirty and don’t know anything about his brother’s sexuality. Loris and Davide go to Barcelona to watch the match of “Inter”. In Spain, Davide falls in love with Andy, an Ecology Activist from Chile. Andy invites Davide to go with him to Santiago and the boy follows him. Far from the provincialism of his city, things don’t go as Davide imagined... 


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BLUE AND NOT SO PINK  

By Miguel Ferrari 

Genre: LGBT, Feel-Good Drama

Cast:
Guillermo García: Diego , Ignacio Montes: Armando , Hilda Abrahamz: Delirio  

Synopsis:
Diego is a guy like any other one. He has a regular family and his friends don’t have anything special. But there is something that makes him different. He has a heterosexual son. One father, one son. Both of them will need to fix their differences. Everything depends on how you look at it. 


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DUAL  

By Nejc Gazvoda 

Awards & Festivals:
World Premiere - Karlovy Vary 2013  

Genre: LGBT, Romance

Cast:
Nina Rakovec - Tina, Mia Jexen - Iben, Jure Henigman - Matic  

Log Line:
Two languages. Two people in love. One secret. 

Synopsis:
An airplane technical problem makes plane from Denmark heading to Greece lands at a Slovene airport. All passengers are being taken to a hotel in Ljubljana. Among then, Iben (25), a quiet young Danish girl. She meets Tina (25), who drives a shuttle as a summer job. Iben asks Tina to take her for a midnight drive around the town... They grow closer, at a different time in their life: one is hiding a big secret and the other is simply trying to find her place in the world. 


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HAWAII  

By Marco Berger 

Awards & Festivals:
BAFICI (Argentine Competition)  

Genre: LGBT, Drama

Cast:
Manuel Vignau, Mateo Chiarino, Luz Palazón  

Synopsis:
Martin seeks for a temporary job at Eugenio's house. When they recognize to be childhood friends, Eugenio offers him work for the summer. A power and desire game starts and their relationship grows beyond their friendship. 


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The Last Match  

By Antonio Hens 

Awards & Festivals:
World Premiere in Frameline San Francisco LGBT Int'l Film Festival - In Competition  

Genre: Drama

Cast:
Yosvani: Milton García, Reinier: Reinier Díaz, Silvano: Luís Alberto García  

Synopsis:
Two Cuban boys on the edge of marginality fight to lead a life together. But it's hard for both: one has to work as a shark beating father-in-law debtors. The other prostitutes himself in the streets to fulfill his family's duties...



In an island where baseball was the king, soccer seems to be... 


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MATTERHORN  

By Diederik Ebbinge 

Awards & Festivals:
Winner of the "Audience Award" in...  

Genre: Comedy

Cast:
Ton Kas, René van ‘t Hof, Porgy Franssen  

Synopsis:
Fred is 54 year old and lives alone. He rides around in the local bus, virtuously attending church and eating his green beans, meat and potatoes at 6 o'clock on the dot every day. One day, Theo wander into the life of Fred and turns his well organized lift upside down. With the special talent of... 


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NORDLAND  

By Ingo J. Biermann 

Genre: LGBT, Romance

Cast:
Odine Johne: Eleni, Maren Hoff: Kaia, Nora G. Svalheim: Toril  

Synopsis:
Eleni is abruptly left alone by her girlfriend Kaia during a trip to Norway. In order to find her lost love, she embarks on an emotional journey far beyond the beautiful Arctic Circle. When Eleni meets another woman, she finally becomes attentive to her own perceptions and desires. 


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A FOLD IN MY BLANKET  

By Zaza Rusadze 

Awards & Festivals:
Berlin IFF (Panorama Opening Film)  

Genre: Drama

Cast:
Dmitrij: Tornike Bziava, Andrej: Tornike Gogrichiani, Alexander: Avtandil Makharadze  

Synopsis:
Dmitrij returns after studying abroad to his provincial hometown. He divides his time between his dull job at the local court of justice and his hobby: rock climbing. Dmitrij’s daily routine is interrupted when he starts to flee into his fantasy world and meets his new friend Andrej…  


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VOYAGE  

By Scud 

Genre: Drama

Cast:
Leni Speidel, Ryo van Kooten, Susan Shaw  

Synopsis:
A young psychiatrist ventures into a lone voyage to fight his depression. On the sea he records stories of people departed from this world prematurely, while what awaits him on the shore is the ultimate irony of life. 


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UNCONDITIONAL  

By Bryn Higgins 

Awards & Festivals:
IN COMPETITON for "Special Screening" at...  

Genre: LGBT, Thriller, Drama

Cast:
Harry McEntire: Owen, Madeleine Clark: Kristen, Christian Cooke: Liam  

Synopsis:
Teenage twins Kristen and Owen are misfits in the real world, bored of caring for their mum and fantasising about murdering her. Then along comes Liam: tough, charming, full velocity, genuinely cool. Kristen fancies him with the intensity of someone in a fairytale. But Liam takes Owen out drinking... 


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ROMEOS  

By Sabine Bernardi 

Awards & Festivals:
Berlinale (In Competition)
Guadalajara
Rainbow...  

Genre: Love-Story

Cast:
Lukas: Rick Okon, Fabio: Maximilian Befort, Ine: Liv Lisa Fries  

Synopsis:
20-years-old Lukas is right in the midst of male puberty - medically triggered – for he was in fact born a girl. Full of the zest for life, he enters big-city life but even upon arrival encounters a major screw up: recruited for his community service he is the only male quartered in the female... 


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LOVE ACTUALLY... SUCKS!  

By Scud 

Genre: Drama

Cast:
Osman Hung: Spider, Linda So: Moon, Haze Leung: Policeman  

Synopsis:
Love is life, life as it is. Not every love story is a fairy tale. After a dramatic wedding feast, unusual love stories unfold towards unexpected endings. Inspired by real life cases, LOVE ACUTALLY… SUCKS! is about love that gone bad: a brother and sister in love but caught by the mother, a married... 


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AMPHETAMINE  

By Scud 

Awards & Festivals:
Berlin International Film Festival - Panorama (competition)  

Genre: Love-Story, Drama

Cast:
Byron Pang: Kafka, Thomas Price: Daniel, Linda So: May  

Synopsis:
Amphetamine, in Chinese, has another meaning: Isn’t that his fate?



Kafka (Byron Pang) is a fitness trainer, martial artist and delivery boy, working multiple jobs to sustain the ailing life of his mother. His father was framed by cops and took his life when Kafka was still a kid.



At the night... 


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BLACK FIELD  

By Vardis Marinakis 

Awards & Festivals:
Sevilla (Silver Girandillo Award and Best...  

Genre: Epic, Drama

Cast:
Anthi: Sofia Georgovassili, Jannisary: Christos Passalis, Abbess: Despoina Bebedeli  

Synopsis:
BLACK FIELD is set in 1654, when Greece was under Ottoman Empire occupation. A Janissary (a Greek warrior recruited by force at a small age from his Christian family to serve at the Turkish army) arrives heavily wounded at a remote Christian female monastery. He is nursed by Anthi, a young Greek... 


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BLIND COMPANY  

By Alkinos Tsilimidos 

Awards & Festivals:
Melbourne IFF
World Film Festival Montreal  

Genre: LGBT, Drama

Cast:
Geoff: Colin Friels, Josh: Nick Barkla, Gloria: Gloria Ajenstat  

Synopsis:
BLIND COMPANY tells the story of Geoff Brewster, a middle-aged man who has retreated to the family’s isolated, coastal shack to die in peace. He is also going blind. Geoff spends his days walking on the beach and leaving tape-recorded confessions to his estranged wife, Sally. But Geoff’s solitude... 


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PERMANENT RESIDENCE  

By Scud 

Awards & Festivals:
Hong Kong IFF
Taipei IFF
FebioFest Prague  

Genre: Love-Story, Drama

Cast:
Ivan: Sean Li, Windson: Osman Hung, Josh Aviv: Jackie Chow  

Synopsis:
Shot in Israel, Japan, Australia, Thailand and mainland China, PERMANENT RESICENCE is the life story of a man who indulges in thoughts of after life and passionately falls in love with a straight guy.

Ivan (Sean Li) has been searching an answer to a lifetime question: Where will we be after the... 


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BEAUTIFUL CRAZY  

By Chi Yuarn Lee 

Awards & Festivals:
Mannheim-Heidelberg (Special Mention...  

Genre: Romance, Drama

Cast:
Angel - Angel Yao, Xiao - Bu Amiya Lee, Amy - Chien-Hui Liao  

Synopsis:
Before they could figure out what was happening, Xiao-Bu finds herself in a cat fight with Angel over a cigarette, Amy sleeps with Xiao-Bu’s boxer boyfriend, and Angel kisses Xiao-Bu. What could be worse? All three girls fall in love, feel hurt, forget and have experiences that are as random as 17... 


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