ARABIAN NIGHTS: THE DESOLATE ONE by Miguel Gomes
AFERIM! by Radu Jude
BABY(A)LONE by Donato Rotunno
LABYRINTH OF LIES by Giulio Ricciarelli
RAMS by Grímur Hákonarson
THE TREE by Sonja Prosenc
VIVA by Paddy Breathnac
WALK WITH ME by Lisa Ohlin

WESTWIND in St. Petersburg
and on VoD platform IVI

European Oscar® Submissions for Russian Audiences

The fifth edition of WestWind, featuring a strong European film showcase as well as an online VoD festival of European Oscar submissions will take place in St. Petersburg from 19-23 April 2017.

Over the course of five days, EFP will present a rich and culturally diverse group of new European films, while hosting directors and actors at the event. Complementing the programme of films in St. Petersburg, will be the presentation of Oscar submissions on Russia’s popular digital platform, IVI.RU. The presentation on this VoD platform will serve as a gateway for viewers across Russian and CIS states to experience the best in European cinema.

List of WESTWIND films screened on ivi 2016

WESTWIND 2016 in St. Petersburg Films

ADULT LIFE SKILLS
Director: Rachel Tunnard

UK 2016
96 min.
Participating member: British Council
Screening date: October 19, 7.30 pm
Attending Talent: Michael Berliner (Producer)

RAMS
Director: Grímur Hákonarson

Iceland, Denmark 2015
93 min.
Participating Member: Icelandic Film Centre
Screening date: October 20, 7 pm
Attending Talent: Grímur Hákonarson (Director)

TREE, THE
Director: Sonja Prosenc

10845 THE TREE by Sonja Prosenc
Slovenia 2014
90 min.
Participaing member: Slovenian Film Centre
Screening date: October 20, 9.15 pm
Attending Talent: Sonja Prosenc (Director)

BABY(A)LONE
Director: Donato Rotunno

Luxemburg 2015
98 min.
Participating member: Film Fund Luxembourg
Screening date: October 21, 7pm
Attending Talent: Donato Rotunno (Director) & Fabienne Hollwege (Actress)

WALK WITH ME
Director: Lisa Ohlin

Denmark, Sweden 2016
105 min.
Participating member: Danish Film Institute
Screening date: October 21, 9.15 pm

AFERIM!
Director: Radu Jude

Romania 2014
108 min.
Participating member: Romanian Film Promotion
Screening date: October 22, 5 pm
Attending Talent: Mihaela Sîrbu (Actress)

LABYRINTH OF LIES
Director: Guilio Ricciarelli

Germany 2014
121 min.
Participating member: German Films
Screening date: October 22, 7.30 pm
Attending Talent: Lukas Miko (Actor)

ARABIAN NIGHTS - VOLUME 2, THE DESOLATE ONE
Director: Miguel Gomes

Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland 2015
131 min.
Participating member: Instituto do Cinema e do Audiovisual I.P. / ICA
(Portugal)
Screening date: October 23, 5 pm
Attending Talent: Teresa Madruga (actress)

VIVA
Director: Paddy Breathnach

Ireland, Cuba 2015
100 min.
Participating member: Irish Film Board
Screening date: October 23, 7.50 pm
Attending Talent: Paddy Breathnac (Director)


WestWind is financially supported by Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and the participating EFP member organisations

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EFP President

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Austrian Films (AFC)

Managing Director EFP
Renate Rose


Website

Webdesign & Co-Programming
Dineke Baarlink
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Programming
Andrea Dittler
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