What could be better for the village than a scenic railway to bring in the tourists? What could be worse for tourism than war? Luka builds the railway and shuts his eyes to war. Then Luka's wife runs off with a musician and his son is called up to the army. Luka's life is a war zone. Then he meets Sabaha..
The first of four installments in the groundbreaking Heartbeat of the World anthology film series. Comprised of several short films by some of the world's most exciting directors, Words ... See full summary »
A lesbian, an aspiring actor, an aspiring singer, a low-class marriage, a neighborhood community and 2 renowned directors have memorable less-than-24-hour-long experiences while living in/visiting the capital of Cuba.
While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the Philippines, the maid's family struggles to deal with her absence.
Gael García Bernal,
Yannis is a 14 year old boy who lives an isolated life with his dad on a small Greek island. After the death of his mother, two of them didn't talk much. One day, Yannis finds a young ... See full summary »
Thibault Le Guellec,
Matko and his son Zare live on the banks of the Danube river and get by through hustling and basically doing anything to make a living. In order to pay off a business debt Matko agrees to marry off Zare to the sister of a local gangster.
Masha and Milena (two actresses) wanting to change something in their lives so much - they even think about changing professions. In sheer lethargy they are planning to go to a film festival organized by Emir Kusturica, famous film director. In a Belgrade restaurant they run into Zoran Cvijanovic Cviya, their friend and colleague who happens to be going to the festival himself. In only two January days Milena and Masha will be faced with various challenges, hopes and fears. Two young actresses are, by all means, trying to get the attention of famous film director (Emir Kusturica), meeting local and world famous stars such as Gael Garcia Bernal along the way only to prove that all dreams can come true. All play themselves.Written by