Detective Samad of the Anti-Drug Task Force takes on Nasser, a notorious drug kingpin, in a fierce battle to stem the rising tide of drug addiction in Iran. This is not a “good vs. evil” duel, but a Sisyphean battle of perpetual defeat.
In a remote mountaintop setting somewhere in Latin America, a rebel group of teenage commandos perform military training exercises while watching over a prisoner and a conscripted milk cow for a shadowy force known only as The Organization. After an ambush drives the squadron into the jungle, fracturing their intricate bond, the mission begins to collapse.
An unemployed and bankrupt husband and father is forced to take up arms to hold on to the last thing keeping his family together: his home.
2019 Fipresci Prize, Audience Award & Greek Film Critics Association Award, Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Greece.
A few years from now…Bacurau, a small town in the Brazilian sertão, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitantsnotice that their community has vanished from most maps.