Nice

May 11th Room 3 | Nice IFF 2020

1000
The Perfect Gangster
56 mins
USA
Will Parker is looking for the Perfect Gangster while meeting with various New York mobsters. One of them in particular, John Alite, will introduce him to various murder stories related to New York Mafia.


1100
Hooked
32 mins
USA
A comedy with dark undertones, follows an extremely awkward girl to Brooklyn College, where her boy-crazy childhood friend, introduces her to blind dates, wild frat-parties and demeaning sorority pledging.


1140
The Wait
24 mins
Italy
When a single mother learns about a terrorist attack in London, she desperately tries to contact her son, who lives and studies in the British Capital.


1205
Skypaths
100 mins
Kenya
Skypaths follows Swedish / Danish conservationist & writer Natasha Illum Berg as she retraces her pioneering conservationist and natural history filmmaker Swedish grandfather Bengt Berg’s 4 most important wildlife film expeditions, 100 years after him. From Sweden, to Ethiopia, Tanzania, India & Nepal – a lens into the past is opened and a parallel adventure story begins.


1355
First Kill
12 mins
USA
After best friends Melissa and Rebecca hide the body from their first kill, they find themselves stuck on a deserted country road. A dark comedy of errors ensues.


1410
She is Mine
14 mins
USA
Jess, a new film school grad, along with her childhood friend Mary, are trying to make a living in LA.


1425
Bozkir – Look at the Birds
112 mins
Turkey
Abdullah and Ziya are gun dealers in the Bozkir district of Konya. They put honesty, honor, and dignity before anything else.


1625
Rendezvous / Rendezvous Gone Wrong
4 mins
Belgium


1630
Genericamente
18 mins
Italy
The attribute ‘crowd’ is not always looked upon kindly. To most its meaning alludes to a compliment, but for others it may be a sense of redemption, a breath of relief, a pebble removed from the shoe, a little brick that leads to dream the castle of life. They are the crowds.


1655
Spring Tide
124 mins
China


1905
The Eve of Saint Anthony
44 mins
Portugal
Ana tries to cut through the uproar of the popular party of the Eve of St. Anthony. She aims to reach the top of the Alfama quarter hill to meet the “perfect fit” – the man of her dreams that guides her way via cell phone.