Eastern European Focus

Directed by Radu Jude

Schoolteacher Emi (Katia Pascariu) finds her career and reputation under threat by her peers and the…

Directed by Levan Koguashvili

“Brighton 4th” — which won a trio of awards at the Tribeca Film Festival, including best international…

Directed by Blerta Basholli

In the searing drama “Hive,” Fahrije lives with fading hope and burgeoning grief since her husband went…

A slate of films that explore the art of dance, the passion of music, and the power of poetry.
Stories from around the globe, including the Netherlands, Romania, and China, both demonstrate our common…
SLIFF's third dramatic program grapples with topics such as prison, capitalism, and the patriarchy.
Directed by Radu Jude

In 1981, chalk slogans written in uppercase letters started appearing in public spaces in the Romanian…

Directed by Igor Drljaca

In a rundown Sarajevo suburb, Alipasino Polje, Faruk is an orphan who lives with his ill grandmother. He…