April 12 – 20, 2024



All films screening in the Viewfinder programme are suitable for 18+ years.


Directed by: Pablo Larraín
107′, 2016 Chile, Argentina, France

SCREENING: ZENA (27/4), 20:00, RIALTO (28/4), 22:00

When Chilean poet Pablo Neruda is named an enemy of the state in post-WWII Chile for his communist leanings, a determined investigator launches a search to apprehend him.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neUwXV_cSwM


On the Milky Road

Directed by: Emir Kusturica
125′, 2016 Serbia, UK, USA

SCREENING: RIALTO (29/4) ZENA (3/5), 22:00

Spring in wartime. Each day a milkman crosses the frontline on a donkey, dodging bullets to bring his precious wares to the soldiers. Blessed with good fortune on his mission, loved by a beautiful villager, a peaceful future seems to await him… until the arrival of a mysterious Italian woman turns his life upside down.

Trailer:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIM6Pwh3Hbohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIM6Pwh3Hbo

The Student

Directed by: Kirill Serebrennikov
118′, 2016 Russia

SCREENING: RIALTO (30/4) ZENA (1/5), 22:00

A high school student becomes convinced that the world is lost to evil and begins to challenge the morals and beliefs of the adults surrounding him.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EUAcN-mqxiU

Manchester by the Sea

Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan
137′, 2016 USA

SCREENING: ZENA (28/4) RIALTO (2/5) @22:00

The life of a solitary Boston janitor is transformed when he returns to his hometown to take care of his teenage nephew.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsVoD0pTge0

The Salesman

Directed by: Asghar Farhadi
125′, 2016  Iran, France


After their old flat becomes damaged, a young couple living in Tehran is forced to move into a new apartment. An incident linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple’s life.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-61yYjKHHchttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-61yYjKHHc

The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki

Directed by: Juho Kuosmanen
92′, 2016 Finland, Sweden, Germany

SCREENING: ΖΕΝΑ (28/4, 18:00) RIALTO (4/5, 22:00)

Everything is set for Olli Mäki to become the first ever Finn to be the world champion in featherweight boxing. There’s only one problem: Olli has just fallen in love.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAAx7XWAzpMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAAx7XWAzpM


Directed by: Julia Ducournau
99′, 2016 France, Belgium

SCREENING: ZENA (30/4) RIALTO (5/5), 22:00

Justine is forced to eat raw meat for the first time in her life. Unexpected consequences emerge as her true self begins to emerge.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLVP13jX900