OFFICIAL COMPETITION“Le Silence de Lorna”
Directors: Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
In order to become a Belgian citizen, a young Albanian woman gets mixed up in a plot involving sham marriages, murder and the mob.
Sales: Celluloid Dreams UN CERTAIN REGARD “Le Sel de la mer”
(Salt of This Sea)
Director: Annemarie Jacir
A 24-year-old Palestinian girl raised in New York dreams of visiting her homeland to collect an inheritance, but things are not as she imagined.
Sales: Pyramide Intl. CINEFONDATION “Et dans mon coeur j’emporterai “
(And I’ll Keep in My Heart)
Director: Sung-A Yoon
After wandering the streets of Brussels, a young man spends the evening in a Korean karaoke bar with a bunch of drunk strangers.
Sales: La Big Family DIRECTORS’ FORTNIGHT “Eldorado”
Director: Bouli Lanners
When Yvan catches someone breaking into his house, rather than turning him in, he tags along for a roadtrip in the burglar’s classic Cadillac.
Sales: Films Distribution “Eleve libre”
Director: Joachim Lafosse
When a teenage tennis player gets kicked out of school, he completes his studies with the help of an older friend with questionable motives.
Sales: Films Distribution “Les Bureaux de Dieu”
Director: Claire Simon
A day in the life of a Planned Parenthood office touches on wide-ranging issues as patients played by nonprofessional actresses share their concerns.
Sales: Films Distribution/Films Boutique CRITICS’ WEEK “Aanrijding in Moscou”
Director: Christophe Van Rompaey
Married-with-children Matty bends fenders with a truck driver in a supermarket parking lot, jump-starting an affair neither driver expected.
Sales: Bavaria Films Intl. “Harragas”
Director: Gregory Lecocq
An African stowaway sneaks from Tangiers to Brussels in a baggage compartment, but when the bus stops, another passenger climbs aboard.
Sales: La Big Family “Home”
Director: Ursula Meier
Isabelle Huppert and Olivier Gourmet play a couple who enjoy their isolation until construction picks up on an abandoned highway nearby.
Sales: Memento Films “Rumba”
Directors: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon
Country schoolteachers Dom and Fiona love Latin dancing, but their hobby is cut short after a nasty car accident on the way home from a dance competition.
Sales: MK2 IN THE MARKET “Artefacts” (dir. Giles Daoust, Emmanuel Jespers) “Comme a Ostende” (dir. Delphine Lehericey) “Formidable” (dir. Dominique Standaert) “I Am From Titov Veles” (dir. Teona Strugar Mitevska) “JCVD” (dir. Mabrouk El Mechri) “Khalass” (dir. Borhane Alaouie) “Let’s Make a Movie” (dir. Pascal Adant) “La Monique de Joseph” (dir. Damien Chemin) “Sur le mont Josaphat” (dir. Jean-Marc Vervoort)