The NBFF is proud to showcase international film from Italy, France, Germany and Sweden. Join us for our European Showcase on April 25, followed by our European Showcase Party.
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A man wakes one morning to find a note on his kitchen fridge informing him that his car is gone, and his friend Luigi is dead. What’s worse he’s got a ringing in his ears he just can’t shake, and he doesn’t even know who Luigi is. So begins a tragicomic day where he will be plunged in to the folly of the world. A day that will change his life forever. After the Film: Join us for our…Find out more »
A 25-year-old reluctantly returns to his childhood home after his father’s sudden passing. To his surprise, he rediscovers his middle of nowhere hometown as a summer paradise, and falls back in love with his former sweetheart. But in order to find purpose in his life, he must finally face the part of his past that made him leave home years ago. After the Film: Join us for our European Showcase Party:Find out more »
A reindeer-breeding Sámi girl in 1930s Sweden is exposed to cultural racism and race biology examinations at her boarding school. She begins to dream of another life, but the only way to achieve her dream is to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture. After the Film: Join us for our European Showcase Party:Find out more »
Before the mortgage crisis began unfolding in 2008, causing chaos in world markets, another financial apocalypse was already underway at one of France’s most prestigious banks. A sophisticated trader at premier bank Societe Generale, Jerome Kerviel was taking out covert market positions of up to 50 billion Euros. Whether or not his employers knew of his actions or just turned a blind eye as he made them millions, remains the major question since the scandal. A story of corruption that…Find out more »