ICFT UNESCO Films

A competitive section of films that uphold humanity, peace and harmony.

ALLAMA

  • 2016
  • 99 min
  • Color

DirectorT S Nagabharana

LanguageKannada

CountryIndia

Allama is the the son of a temple dancer Neelalochane. His quest for knowledge takes him on a journey that enables him to overcome his weaknesses and question social evils. Finally he goes on his fina..... Read more

BELUGA

  • 2016
  • 80 min
  • colour

DirectorMehdi Jafari

LanguageFarsi

CountryIran

The story is about 13-year-old Damon, who is engaged in illegal fishing with his father. Their fishing boat is stopped and seized by the Coast Guards of the environmental monitoring department. A litt..... Read more

A REAL VERMEER

  • 2016
  • 114 min
  • colour

DirectorRudolf van den Berg

LanguageDutch

CountryNetherlands

In the 1920s Han van Meegeren is considered a very talented painter who is influenced by the Dutch Old Masters. Han meets the actress JólankaLakatos and is fascinated on the spot by her ravishing appe..... Read more

COLD OF KALANDAR

  • 2015
  • 134 min
  • Colour

DirectorMustafa Kara

LanguageTurkish

CountryTurkey/Hungary

Mehmet is a man living with his family in a mountain village in the Black Sea region. He earns his livingby breeding a few animals, while passionately looking for a mineral reserve on the mountains, b..... Read more

EXILED

  • 2016
  • 100 minutes
  • Colour

DirectorDavis Simanis

LanguageLatvian/German/Russian

CountryLatvia

The final year of WWI. A German army surgeon Ulrich is sent to inspect a remote convalescenthome for shell-shocked patients. The strange world he encounters in whichreality appears more like fiction i..... Read more

HARMONIA

  • 2016
  • 98 min
  • Colour

DirectorOri Sivan

LanguageHebrew

CountryIsrael

Harmonia is a modern adaptation of the mythological triangle between the childless Abraham and Sarah and young Hagar. Sarah is the harpist of the Jerusalem Philharmonic; Abraham is its almighty conduc..... Read more

THE APOLOGY

  • 2016
  • 104 min
  • Colour

DirectorTiffany Hsiung

LanguageChinese/Japanese/Korean/English

CountryCanada

The Apology follows the personal journeys of three former “comfort women” who were among the 200,000 girls and young women kidnapped and forced into military sexual slavery by the Imperial Japanese Ar..... Read more

THE FAMILY: DEMENTIA

  • 2016
  • 105 min
  • Colour/B&W

DirectorGiovanna Ribes

LanguageCatalan/French/Spanish

CountryFrance/Spain/Germany

Roger grandson and Roger Grandfather. Two lost Rogers, searching for a past that looks real, without understanding the present that looks like a lie. Second feature film by Spanish director Giovanna R..... Read more