Catalogue : Upcoming Films

LIKEMEBACK  

By Leonardo Guerra Seràgnoli 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
Just out of high school, Lavinia, Carla and Danila leave for a yachting holiday. Accompanied only by a skipper, the three of them sail along the Croatian coast at the start of a new stage in their lives. Full of dreams, free and laid-back, they are unaware that sharing everything on the social media is about to transform their holiday into a brutal rite of passage to adulthood in which nothing, especially their friendship, will ever be the same again. 

Cast:
Angela Fontana, Denise Tantucci, Blu Yoshimi  


 

PERSECUTED  

By Yesid Leone 

Genre: Thriller

Synopsis:
Mariana Duran is leading a normal life until its get interrupted by a series of events result by crime that she witnessed. Her fate gets intertwined with the only survivor and she becomes her protector. Both embark in a journey to discover the reasons of why they have become a target, in a race against the people who are threatening their lives. 

Cast:
María Gaviria (Mariana Durán) , Roberto Escobar (Harold Molina) , Geraldine Zivic (Nicole Franco)  


 

ZEN IN THE ICE RIFT  

By Margherita Ferri 

Genre: LGBTQI, Drama

Synopsis:
Zen, a 16-year-old tomboy living in a small village on top of the Italian Apennines, is the only girl of the local ice hockey-team and is constantly bullied by her teammates for her masculine attitude. When Vanessa, the beautiful and dazed girlfriend of the team captain, runs away from home and hides in Zen‘s family lodge, they both embark on a journey of self-discovery, exploring their inner desires and their identity. 

Cast:
Eleonora Conti, Susanna Acchiardi, Fabrizia Sacchi  


 

MY FOOLISH HEART  

By Rolf van Eijk 

Genre: Neo-Noir, Drama

Synopsis:
Amsterdam, 1988. Detective Lucas is charged to investigate the mysterious death of jazz legend Chet Baker. His exploration of Baker's last days takes him on a dark musical journey in which he crosses the paths of Sarah, the last lover, Simon, the silent and unconditional friend and Doctor Feelgood, the ambiguous admirer. While penetrating the mind of the infamous trumpeter, Lucas needs to face his own demons and shadows. 

Cast:
Steve Wall (Chet Baker), Gijs Naber (Detective Lucas), Raymond Thiry (Simon)  


 

BEING IMPOSSIBLE (WORKING TITLE)  

By Patricia Ortega 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
Ariel is a young religious dressmaker who, after a failed sexual encounter, discovers a secret her family has tried to hide all of her like: she was born intersex but, after corrective surgery, raised as a girl. A decision is now in her horizon: she can either keep living as a socially accepted but oppressed woman or live her life as an intersexual person and face the judgement of society. 

Cast:
Lucía Bedoya, Belkis Avilladares, María Elena Duque  


 

ANGELA  

By Agamenon Quintero 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
At the end of 40s, Calixto, a powerful landowner, buys the virginity of Angela, a thirteen-year-old peasant girl. From that day until the day she dies, Angela suffers Calixto´s abuse based in this social practice. 

Cast:
Ruben Guevara (Calixto), Ruz Mary Morales (Angela), Salma Tafur (Carlina)  


 

KANTOR  

By Jan Hryniak 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
The fascinating life of Polish artist Tadeusz Kantor, starting from his childhood, through education in high school in Tarnow, graduation from the Academy of Fine Arts and his activity in the Krakow artistic community, international successes in the Sixties, Seventies and Eighties, until his death in the early Nineties. Set against a backdrop of the most dramatic moments in the history of the twentieth century – war, love, madness, international career and his absolute and uncompromising devotion to art. 

Cast:
Borys Szyc, Agnieszka Podsiadlik, Paulina Puślednik  


 

522. A CAT, A CHINESE GUY AND MY FATHER (WORKING TITLE)  

By Paco R. Baños 

Genre: Comedy

Synopsis:
George, a cynical agoraphobic woman bounded by the amount of 522 steps she can take around her house, faces the death of her only real companion, her cat. To grant its remains a proper burial place and overcome her sickness momentarily, she transfers her entire home into a van and embarks on a road trip back to her motherland, Portugal. There, she will discover, among “saudade” and “fados”, a particular manner to deal with her past and the absence of her father. 


 

PERU  

By Patricio Salinas Salazar 

Genre: Drama

Synopsis:
Maria takes up the challenge and make a better life for her and her children. The path will be filled with loneliness and struggles that could make her fall apart but Maria’s love for her children will become her most powerful drive in her dark journey to, ultimately, find peace and happiness.  

Cast:
Mónica Lairanas, Alfredo Castro  


 

BAGHDAD PERFUME  

By Roua Alazzawi 

Genre: Character Driven, Drama

Log Line:
A story based on multiple true events to different real people, who suffered from the hate crimes in Iraq and other parts of the Arab World. 

Synopsis:
Iter Baghdad (Baghdad Perfume in Arabic) is an Iraqi woman in her 30’s. She lives a quiet life with her beloved husband, Rauf, and their little son Ahmed.
The family enjoys a peaceful and happy life until the deteriorating situation in their city becomes unbearable. They struggle with constant power outages, a shortage of drinkable water, dark and dangerous streets littered with military units, neighbourhood militia and the threat of car bombs, as well as the constant presence of the U.S. Army with its imposing armoured vehicles.
In despair, Iter makes what she feels is the only choice that will save her child: leaving Iraq. 

Cast:
TBA  
Producer: Roua Alazzawi