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May 10th Room 2 | Nice IFF 2020

1000
The Condor & the Eagle
80 mins
Germany
Four Indigenous environmental leaders embark on an extraordinary trans-continental adventure from the Canadian plains to deep into the heart of the Amazonian jungle to unite the peoples of North and South America and deepen the meaning of “Climate Justice”. The Condor & The Eagle documentary offers a glimpse into a developing spiritual renaissance as the film four protagonists learn from each other’s long legacy of resistance to colonialism and its extractive economy. Their path through the jungle takes them on an unexpectedly challenging and liberating journey, which will forever change their attachment to the Earth and one another.

* This film is also included in the 2020 WICA – World Independent Cinema Awards, alongside all films playing on May 13th in Room 4


1125
I Chose to Forget
52 mins
USA
Invisible connection made Elaine fall for Michael. Was it meant to be or not?


1220
Amaraica
93 mins
USA
An undocumented illegal immigrant, Roberto seeks a way to become lawful but all efforts go on hold when he becomes a new father at the onset of the US governments ‘Zero Tolerance’ child separation policy.

* This film is also included in the 2020 WICA – World Independent Cinema Awards, alongside all films playing on May 13th in Room 4


1400
Winfield Historical Times … And Other Oddities
30 mins
USA
A dark comedy/mystery about a young girl named Chloe, who lives a sedate suburban life in her small cul de sac of colorful neighbors.


1435
Two Homes (Kim Il Sung’s Children)
85 mins
Republic of Korea
From 1950 to 1953 One hundred thousand children were orphaned by the Korean War. With no resources to mend the wounds, the two sides, North and South, took different paths to find homes and families for the war orphans.


1605
Behind the Random Denominator
78 mins
USA


1730
Love is Not Love
95 mins
USA
Early December, New York City, and everyone is on the hunt for love. Why? Because they haven’t found it and because they haven’t found it, they make it into a myth and chase the myth instead.


1915
Ghost Town
16 mins
USA
Photographer Daniel takes a journey into the high desert that yields more than just some pictures of an old abandoned ghost town, but a chance meeting with an old timer named Jim, and a discovery that will change not only how he sees his own life, but the meaning of life itself.


1935
Talk
25 mins
France
In a Los Angeles radio station. The host of an emblematic night talk show (William Baldwin) gives advice to live callers. One call will destroy his career, his family, his life.