Films 2016

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Events at EIFF 2016 as part of World Perspectives:

2016 Festival Diary:
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  • Angry Indian Goddesses

    • 17 Jun 20:30
    • 26 Jun 13:15
    • Pan Nalin /
    • India /
    • 2015 /
    • 104 mins

    A fresh and provocative film billed as India’s first ‘female buddy comedy’.

  • Avalanche (Bahman)

    • 25 Jun 13:20
    • 26 Jun 18:05
    • Morteza Farshbaf /
    • Iran /
    • 2015 /
    • 90 mins

    A tense and powerful Iranian drama.

  • Brahman Naman

    • 20 Jun 18:15
    • 21 Jun 20:30
    • Q (Qaushiq Mukherjee) /
    • India /
    • 2015 /
    • 100 mins

    Love and longing amongst sex-starved Indian quizzers.

  • Forsaken

    • 20 Jun 20:45
    • 25 Jun 13:00
    • Jon Cassar /
    • Canada /
    • 2015 /
    • 90 mins

    A reformed gunslinger tries to resist violence to please his preacher father.

  • Halal Love (and Sex)

    • 19 Jun 18:05
    • 25 Jun 15:45
    • Assad Fouladkar /
    • Germany, Lebanon /
    • 2015 /
    • 95 mins

    Love and romance in a sharia setting.

  • Incident Light (La luz incidente)

    • 23 Jun 20:45
    • 26 Jun 18:25
    • Ariel Rotter /
    • Argentina, France, Uruguay /
    • 2015 /
    • 95 mins

    Searching for light in the darkness.

  • Karaoke Crazies

    • 18 Jun 20:20
    • 25 Jun 18:20
    • Kim Sang-chan /
    • South Korea /
    • 2016 /
    • 106 mins

    Sex and serial killing in a Korean Karoake bar.

  • Ken and Kazu (Ken to Kazu)

    • 16 Jun 20:40
    • 17 Jun 20:45
    • Hiroshi Shoji /
    • Japan /
    • 2015 /
    • 98 mins

    Indie Japanese crime drama at its very best.

  • Lowlife Love (Gesu no ai)

    • 22 Jun 18:00
    • 23 Jun 20:40
    • Eiji Uchida /
    • Japan /
    • 2015 /
    • 110 mins

    Sleaze and corruption in the Japanese independent film scene.

  • Mr. Pig

    • 17 Jun 18:05
    • 19 Jun 20:30
    • Diego Luna /
    • Mexico /
    • 2016 /
    • 92 mins

    A road trip with a pig... and a love letter to Mexico.

  • Parched

    • 18 Jun 20:50
    • 23 Jun 18:00
    • Leena Yadav /
    • USA, India, UK /
    • 2015 /
    • 116 mins

    A colourful, humorous and musical portrait of Gujarat, India - a site of thriving misogyny.

  • River

    • 23 Jun 20:30
    • 25 Jun 18:10
    • Jamie M Dagg /
    • Canada /
    • 2015 /
    • 88 mins

    An atmospheric thriller set in a Southeast Asian paradise.

  • Sand Storm (Sufat Chol)

    • 17 Jun 18:15
    • 19 Jun 20:45
    • Elite Zexer /
    • Israel /
    • 2016 /
    • 87 mins

    Shifting sands and changing times.

  • Shepherds and Butchers

    • 21 Jun 20:40
    • 25 Jun 13:00
    • Oliver Schmitz /
    • South Africa /
    • 2016 /
    • 107 mins

    Courtroom conflict with Steve Coogan and Angela Riseborough.

  • The Actor (Haiyu Kameoka Takuji)

    • 16 Jun 18:05
    • 18 Jun 18:00
    • Satoko Yokohama /
    • Japan /
    • 2016 /
    • 123 mins

    A thoughtful and clever comedy drama about a jaded actor finally finding love.