FESTIVALS: Eight Films Compete at 20th Bratislava IFF


    BRATISLAVA: Films from a diverse range of countries including Guatemala, Qatar, Belarus and Norway are screening in the main competition section of the 20th Bratislava IFF, which takes place 29 November – 3 December 2018. The competition section shows directors’ first and second films.

    The festival also has a section dedicated to films from Slovakia and the Czech Republic, consisting of five full-length films and five short films.

    Along with screenings in Bratislava, the festival will have satellite screenings in three smaller towns in Slovakia.

    The following films are screening in the Main Competition:

    Blind Spot (Norway)
    Directed by Tuva Novotny

    Blossom Valley (Hungary)
    Directed by Laszlo Csuja

    Carmen & Lola (Spain)
    Directed by Arantxa Echevarria

    Crystal Swan (Belarus, Germany, USA,, Russia)
    Directed by Darya Zhuk

    Cutterhead (Denmark)
    Directed by Rasmus Kloster Bro

    Jose (Guatemala)
    Directed by Li Cheng

    Sofia (France, Qatar)
    Directed by Meryem Benm’Barek

    Suleiman Mountain (Russia, Kyrgyzstan)
    Directed by Elizabeta Stishova