A stylised black-and-white odyssey through the Jerusalem underworld, focusing on an ultra-Orthodox Jew who gradually loses his faith after dying and coming back to life. A religious drama visually and thematically inspired by Carl Theodor Dreyer’s cult film Ordet.
Tikkun, directed by Avishai Sivan. Israel, 2015. 119’
14 and 15 MarchFilms, Screenings “Azougue Nazaré” by Tiago Melo
A musical drama set to the beat of Brazilian samba about a maracatu dancer who renounces his evangelical faith and (…)
28 and 29 MarchFilms, Screenings “The Lost Okoroshi” by Abba Makama
A surreal comedy about a Nigerian security guard who wakes up one morning to find he’s become an ancestral spirit.