Delegation of the European Union to Sierra Leone

European Film Festival on May 1-12, 2017

Day

Film

Location

Hour

Presented by

Monday

1 May

The Second Youth (1h32)

Chicca accompanies her husband Lino in his twilight years.

Starco

19:00

Italy

Tuesday

2 May

Opening of the Film Festival

British Council

18:30

European Union

Tuesday

2 May

Another Man's Garden (1h30)

Sofia who is studying to be a doctor finds that her professor wants more from her than hard work.

British Council

19h30

European Union

Wednesday

3 May

Broken Glass Park (1h34)

Sascha is precocious, independent, street-wise, and, since her stepfather murdered her mother several months ago, an orphan.

Starco

19:00

Germany

Thursday

4 May

Queens of Syria (1h10)

This documentary tells the story of Syrian women in exile in Jordan performing their own version of Ancient Greek tragedy about the plight of women in war.

Women in Sink (0h36)

In an Arab hair-salon in Israel, the director installs a camera over the washing-basin and converses candidly with the salon's clients.

British Council

19:00

UK

Friday

5 May

Girls Don't Fly (1h31)

Documentary about young Ghanaian girls learning to fly.

Starco

19:00

Austria

Saturday

6 May

The Circle (2h24)

In this story of fantasy and horror six girls have been chosen to fight evil that has entered their small town.

British Council

19:00

Sweden

Sunday

7 May

The Flying Classroom(1h50)

In this family comedy two groups of children get involved in a heated rivalry.

A Fiancé for Yasmina (1h32)

Yasmina needs to get married - at any cost.

Kroo Bay Community Hall

18:00

Germany

Spain

Monday

8 May

All Cats are Grey (1h24)

Dorothy is almost 16 and has an identity crisis when she finds out her father isn't her biological father.

Starco

19:00

Belgium

Friday

12 May

A32 (1h24)

Maeve is 13 years of age, no longer a little girl and not yet a woman.

Little Girl Blue (1h33)

During this one day Julie takes a hard look at her life and then turns it upside down.

Bo Town Hall

19:00

Ireland

Chech Republic

 

All films with English subtitles.

Starco: 110 Kissy Road, Freetown

British Council: Tower Hill, Freetown

For more information please contact: Gibril Foday-Musa, Delegation of the European Union to Sierra Leone, gibril.foday-musa@eeas.europa.eu

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