Cult & Beyond: Family is the F-Word

  • My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To

    My Heart Can't Beat Unless You Tell It To

    US, 2020, 90 min.; en, es / en sub / sk tit

    Director: Jonathan Cuartas

    Dwight and his sister Jessie reach a crossroads over what to do about their younger brother Thomas’ mysterious illness. The increasingly dangerous task of keeping him alive weighs heavy on sensitive Dwight, and as a fiercely private and close-knit family…

  • To the Moon

    To the Moon

    US, 2021, 83 min.; en / sk tit

    Director: Scott Friend

    Dennis and Mia are a young married city couple. They have come to their remote parents’ house in the country for a weekend to take a break from the madding crowd. To reflect on the serious problems they face individually…

  • Speak No Evil


    DK/NL, 2022, 97 min.; en, nl, da / en sub / sk tit

    Director: Christian Tafdrup

    On a vacation in Tuscany, a Danish family instantly becomes friends with a Dutch family. Months later the Danish couple receive an unexpected invitation to visit the Dutch in their wooden house and decide to go for the weekend. However,…

  • Bull


    GB, 2021, 88 min.; en / sk tit

    Director: Paul Andrew Williams

    Bull married into a gangster family. He joins in all their activities and, devoted to the family, does even the worst deeds for it. Everyone fears him. He is tough, uncompromising. Unforgiving. Bull doesn’t negotiate. One day he becomes inconvenient…

  • Family Dinner

    Family Dinner

    AT, 2022, 97 min.; de / en sub / sk tit

    Director: Peter Hengl

    Tired of feeling down about her weight, plus-sized 15-year-old Simi heads to her aunt Claudia’s house for Easter weekend. Claudia is a popular nutritionist best-seller author and Simi hopes she will help her. What should have been a nice holiday…

  • Repulse

    Hrana zlomu

    CZ, 2021, 86 min.; cz / en sub

    Director: Emil Křižka

    Kateřina and Robert raise their young daughter in a luxurious villa but their household can hardly be called harmonious. The adult Viktor lives with his mother in a secluded, semi-dilapidated house, but their cohabitation is no healthier. The fates of…