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NL4: Family History

Thuis: het minst dodelijke conflictgebied.

Tickets

Donderdag 7 - 18:00 - LUX 1 € 7,00 / € 8,50
Zaterdag 9 - 13:00 - LUX 5 € 7,00 / € 8,50

They Call Us the Enemy

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They Call Us the Enemy

Shining boots and buttons, epaulettes and stripes on shoulders and sleeves, medals pinned to the chest, a confident look in the eyes and belief in their own supremacy. The theatrical pomp and circumstance, ceremonial traditions, spotless uniforms and accompanying attributes, which the military uses to present itself, contrast sharply with the devastation and chaos it causes. Pim Zwier / Art film / The Netherlands / 2015 / 7

My Silicone Love

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My Silicone Love

Everard has twelve lifelike dolls. He talks with them, dresses them, has sex with them and loves them as if they are real people. Is he happy with this way of living or does he actually long for a real woman? My Silicone Love shows his everyday life in contrast with the fantasy world in which his dolls come alive. Sophie Dros / Documentary / The Netherlands / 2015 / 27

(Otto)

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(Otto)

A woman who can't have children steals the imaginary friend of a little girl and keeps this a secret from her husband. While the woman enjoys life with her imaginary child the gap between her and her husband grows bigger. When the little girl comes to claim back her imaginary friend, it's the power of imagination that brings everyone together. Job, Joris & Marieke / Animation / The Netherlands / 2015 / 10

Old Sore

Oud Zeer

Old Sore

The sixty-year-old housewife Johanna uses her birthday to better her restrained relationship with her daughter Isabel. While tensions are building Johanna is being confronted with her shortcomings as a mother and human being. When a too “dry” cake causes things to escalate Johanna shows what she really thinks for the first time in her life. Aaron Rookus / Fiction / The Netherlands / 2016 / 15

Skinhearts

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Skinhearts

What if we became an impersonal and faceless society set up to avoid all physical contact as a rule of proper behaviour to the point of making it illegal? Zoe lives in such society but adheres to the Skinhearts, who hide and traffic to put get back in touch with human skin. And like many rebels, they are radical in their endeavour. Sally Fenaux Barleycorn / Fiction / The Netherlands / 2015 / 5

A Painful Affair

Je vriendin koopt een vis op de markt

A Painful Affair

Despite being physically abused by his girlfriend, Jan does not give up hope in their relationship. He makes up excuses and blames anything but her, though reality remains a painful affair. Emma Westenberg / Fiction / The Netherlands / 2015 / 10