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May 13th Room 3 | Nice IFF 2020

1000
Ba Tie Girl
93 mins
China


1140
Lady Godiva
10 mins
USA
Several Lady Godivas‘ of all different ethnicities defend their nudity in front of a femicide vigilante squad and pay the price.


1155
Aador (The Dearest)
98 mins
India
‘AADOR’ is a story of a young female elephant and the plot revolves around a small village named Kharkai in Tripura.


1400
A Story of Courage
6 mins
USA


1410
Duality Dream
6 mins
Switzerland
In a dream scape, a masquerade is about to begin. Inside a mystic room filled with mirrors, under the watchful care of courtesans, a sensual lady prepares herself for a battle of wits and charms.


1420
Awakening
26 mins
Canada
Awakening is a dark, whimsical, comedy about a young widow Cora, grieving the sudden loss of her husband.


1450
Daisy Desire
12 mins
USA
Daisy Desire is the story of 60-year-old literary editor, Daisy, who discovers that her husband Michael is spending his nights watching online pornography.


1505
Show
10 mins
Canada
Show is an immersive, experimental drama that transports the viewer into an auditorium moments prior to the screening of a film at a film festival.


1515
Citylife 2
7 mins
USA
Citylife 2, a video emphasizing the abstract nature of the geometry so prevalent in the contemporary urban grid.


1525
Highland Home
5 mins
USA
A poignant tale of longing and loss is revealed when a timeworn journal transports a young girl to a place of enchanting wonders


1530
Black Mud
96 mins
Canada
Black Mud is a coming of age story about two orphaned brothers who travel cross country to the Alberta oil sands in search of a new life.


1715
A Dancer’s Journey Through the Holy Land
27 mins
USA
Innovative camerawork and editing give us a bird’s eye view of the creation of an original dance piece based on the choreographer’s experiences in Israel.


1750
Dichotomy Brewing: A Keith R Booker Story
20 mins
USA
When a young man witnesses race riots during the longest lasting Martial Law in USA history, he turns to the NAACP to create lasting change in Delaware. His fight against racism led him to serve as President of the NAACP for 10 years and Civil Rights Leader for over 30 years.


1815
Sad Ballad of the Clash
20 mins
Spain
Night. A man and a young girl argue bitterly. This dispute will stir up a tortuous past that apparently separates them, but in fact keeps them together.


1840
Allahu Akbar
89 mins
USA
The story of Shahida who lives in a radical Muslim community where child marriage is common. She fights the oppressive patriarchal system in her own peaceful way, trying to save little girls from their fate and providing education for her two daughters.