Paths of Glory
After the popular annual Kinema Choice, we present a new richer section Paths of Glory, whose title is inspired by a famous Kubrick’s piece from 1957.
After the popular annual Kinema Choice, we present a new richer section Paths of Glory, whose title is inspired by a famous Kubrick’s piece from 1957. A few years after its premiere, the protagonist of this war drama film—Kirk Douglas—said that it is a movie that will always be extraordinary, even after a few years. Precisely this kind of films we should find on the following pages of the catalogue.
There are ten new, singular, extraordinary and awarded festival titles waiting for you. Their paths of glory have already started and they will continue at Cinematik. A seductive choice of film titles places emphasis on the attractiveness of their subject matter and cinematic depiction.
Paths of glory will provoke, open a discussion and bring forward the best of world film festivals. Get inspired and discover a rich world of cinema.
AT/GB/DE/FR, 2019, 105 min.; en
Director: Jessica Hausner
Alice, a single mother, is a dedicated senior plant breeder at a corporation engaged in developing new species. Against company policy, she takes one home as a gift for her teenage son and names it after hum but soon starts…
BR/FR, 2018, 131 min.; pt, en / en sub / cz tit
Director: Kleber Mendonça Filho, Juliano Dornelles
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 inhabitants notice that their community has vanished from most maps.
IE/TH, 2019, 104 min.; en, th / cz tit
Director: Tom Waller
The film is inspired by the real events that took place in the summer of 2018. A soccer team, consisting of twelve schoolboys, and their coach went for a walk into a cave complex Tham Luang in the Chiang Rain…
AU, 2019, 118 min.; en / cz tit
Director: Shannon Murphy
Life is beautiful also because you cannot plan it. When a sixteen-year-old teenager, Milla, falls in love with a problematic boy, Moses, it is her parent’s worst nightmare. However, as Milla’s first brush with love brings her a new lust…
ES/FR, 2019, 129 min.; es, fr / en sub / cz tit
Director: Rodrigo Sorogoyen
Ten years have gone by since Elena’s six-year-old son has disappeared. The last thing she heard from him was a phone call he gave her, saying that he was lost on a beach in France and could not find his…
FR/JP/CH, 2019, 106 min.; fr, en / cz tit
Director: Hirokazu Kore’eda
A stormy reunion between scriptwriter Lumir and her famous mother and actress, Fabienne, against the backdrop of Fabienne’s autobiographical book and her latest role in a sci-fi picture as a mother who never grows old.
FR/BE, 2020, 92 min.; fr / en sub / sk tit
Director: Charlène Favier
Under the guidance of a strict ex-champion, a promising fifteen-year-old girl trains to be a professional skiing star. Will she be able to endure the physical and emotional pressure?…