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.
FR/NL, 2021, 127 min.; fr / cz tit
Director: Paul Verhoeven
A 17th-century nun in Italy suffers from disturbing religious and erotic visions. She is assisted by a companion, and the relationship between the two women develops into a romantic love affair.
IS/SE/PL, 2021, 106 min.; is / cz tit
Director: Valdimar Jóhannsson
A childless couple, María and Ingvar discover a mysterious newborn on their farm in Iceland. The unexpected prospect of family life brings them much joy, before ultimately destroying them.
Vera andrron detin
XK/MK/AL, 2021, 85 min.; sq / sk tit
Director: Kaltrina Krasniqi
The story of Vera, a middle-aged sign language interpreter whose life is disrupted by the death of her husband. In the aftermath, she must come to terms with the harsh realities and courageously confront deeply ingrained gender stereotypes.
EG/NL/GR/FR, 2021, 112 min.; ar / cz tit
Director: Omar El Zohairy
An Egyptian poor family is forced to come to self-discovery after something very mysterious and strange happens during a child’s birthday party. A film about a strong female protagonist in a distinctly patriarchal world.
The Green Knight
US/IE/CA/GB, 2021, 125 min.; en / cz tit
Director: David Lowery
This story begins in a time when honour was above all and courage made kings. The valiant but willful Knight of the Round Table Sir Gawain, nephew of King Arthur, embarks on a daring journey, at the end of which…
FR, 2021, 72 min.; fr / cz tit
Director: Céline Sciamma
Nelly has just lost her grandmother and is helping her parents clean out her mother’s childhood home. She explores the house and the surrounding woods. One day she meets a girl her same age building a treehouse.