The Crossing / Flukten over grensen 11+

Johanne Helgeland, Norway, 2020, 96', in Norwegian with Slovenian subtitles

During World War II, Gerda and Otto’s parents take part in the resistance movement, only to find themselves arrested just before Christmas. Left alone, the siblings discover two Jewish children, Daniel and Sarah, hidden in their basement. Gerda and Otto decide to finish what their parents started, and help Daniel and Sarah flee to Sweden to avoid deportation. A film about confidence, friendship, and the extraordinary courage of children.

Screening with Fresh Film Catch:  Thugs and Cops (Slovenija, 2021, 15′, in Slovene)

How teens spend their time in a coastal town in Slovenia. Made by a group of 13- to 15-year-olds in a filmmaking programme with director Damjan Kozole at the Piran Youth Centre.

The screenings are part of Moving Cinema, a European project co-funded by the EU’s Creative Europe MEDIA programme and Slovenia’s Ministry of Public Administration.

The implementation will take place in a situation-adapted format and taking into account all applicable preventive measures and instructions.

We will also play this film: 30. 8., 18:30, Sežana Cinema

Details

Location: House of Culture, Izola
Date: 28. August 2021
Time: 15:00
Program category: Submarine
Section category: Submarine