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Feb 28th: We Were Just Playing  |  March 3rd: Comic Sans
 March 6th: The Otherside of Everything  |  March 10th: La Villa


We Were Just Playing
Wir Haben Nur Gespielt | 2018 Germany

Thursday, February 28th at 7:00pm

Presented by Meaghann Dyness & Felicia Hofner

Synopsis:
Two boys from different worlds. Of all possible times, the start of summer vacation is when 10-year-old Jona has to move away from Berlin to the German-Czech border with his mother and new stepfather. He's lonely and angry as he inspects his new surroundings. Across the border, he meets Miro, a 13-year-old Ukrainian boy. Jona is fascinated by the confident but taciturn boy, only slowly discovering the fate that's hidden behind Miro's grown-up façade.

 

Comic Sans
 2018 Croatia

Sunday, March 3rd at 5:00pm

Presented by Todd Herzog (University of Cincinnati)

Synopsis:
A young and successful copywriter Alan Despot, after trying in vain to renew a broken relationship with his girlfriend, goes to the island of Vis and finds himself torn between his eccentric father, another ex-girlfriend and her fiancé. New situations and circumstances help Alan to view his own life from a new perspective.

 

The Other Side of Everything
Druga Stranna Svega | 2017 Serbia / France

Wednesday, March 6th at 7:00pm

Presented by Nevena Dakovic (University of the Arts, Belgrade) and Sunnie Rucker-Chang (University of Cincinnati)

Synopsis:
For Serbian filmmaker Mila Turajlic, a locked door in her mother's apartment in Belgrade provides the gateway to both her remarkable family history and her country's tumultuous political inheritance.

 

La Villa
House by the Sea | 2017 France

Sunday, March 10th at5:00pm

Presented by Michael Gott (University of Cincinnati

Synopsis:
Three grown children gathered at the picturesque villa of their dying father reflect on where they are, who they have become, and what they have inherited.

 

 

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