Nice

May 13th Room 2 | Nice IFF 2020

1000
Chubby Café
80 mins
Hong Kong
Chubby is the boss of Chubby Café. She has four lovely employees: Lazy, Petty, Anger and Simple. Each of them has their own distinct personality.


1125
Foreign
28 mins
UK
Ruby Welles navigates the streets of London’s Soho, a first date, a secret struggle and the challenge of being a single thirty something lesbian.


1155
Thursday Night Basic
5 mins
UK
The story of a man who is changed and ultimately transported to another place – maybe even another dimension – due to watching some strange 8mm footage and drinking something even stranger!


1200
Free Slave
115 mins
Turkey
Mehmet, being an idealistic man of principle, has decided to leave his job as an Imam to become a movie director. But now, he finds himself unable to raise the money he needs to fund his new film project.


1400
A Happiness Long Awaited
90 mins
Republic of Korea
She works hard for a better life, but is heavily in debt because of the CCP’s exploitation. Left without a choice, she crosses the ocean to pursue her dreams.


1535
Nagging
5 mins
China
Grandma is a devout buddhist, chanting Buddhist sutras is her spiritual sustenance, besides, she devotes herself to taking care of her grandson Binbin.


1540
MATI 23/7
22 mins
Greece
The diary of a young woman, a poetic short documentary, witnessing the collapse of environmental, social, political and economic standards and failure of moral values.


1610
The Fisherman
23 mins
USA
In an era of environmental crisis, a policeman from a faraway town in northern Peru has finally decided to retire and become a fisherman like his father used to be. However, his patience and morals are tested as he is forced to cover up the negligence of a local company that contaminates the ocean.


1640
Speed Cinema
10 mins
USA
A strange, obsessive man does meth to watch films 24/7.


1655
Wee King of Nowhere
22 mins
UK
Taken under the wing of a vagrant poet, a runaway boy comes to terms with his abusive past and finds the road back to trust and love.


1725
Forever Young
138 mins
China
From World War, to revolution and ultimately rebirth, Forever Young is the story of four generations spanning a hundred years of modern Chinese history.