Monday 25 | 22H00 | Cinema São Jorge | Sala Manoel de Oliveira

FUNAN

FRANCE, BELGIUM, LUXEMBOURG | 2018 | 87’

Director: Denis Do
Production: Les Films d’ici & Epuar
Co-production: BAC Cinéma, Lunamine
Music: Thibault Kientz Agyeman
Technique: 3
Distribution: Bac Films Distribution

In 1975 in Phnom Penh, Chou leads an enchanted life until one morning when theKhmer Rouge madness plunges Cambodia into horror. The population is deported tocamps and Chou’s confronted to the pain of powerlessness. When her 4-year-old son issnatched from her by a fleeing crowd, her world falls apart but she never loses hope.Funan is the incredibly powerful story of a young mother’s struggle to save her son and keepher family together in a barbaric time.

Tuesday 26 | 22H00 | Cinema São Jorge | Sala Manoel de Oliveira

MIRAI

JAPAN | 2018 | 98’

Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Production: Yûichi Adachi, Takuya Itô, Genki Kawamura, Yûichirô Saitô
Sound: Yoshio Obara
Music: Masakatsu Takagi
Technique: 2
Distribution: Outsider Films
Video Editor: Shigeru Nishiyama

When Kun encounters his newborn sister, Mirai, who demands full parent attention, his reaction is not as expected. Unhappy with this new situation, Kun actually starts to hate his sister. But one day, he goes to the garden and…surprise! His sister from the future appears as a ghost that warns him to behave around her and treat her nicely. This is the starting point for an incredible adventure through time.

Wednesday 27 | 22H00 | Cinema São Jorge | Sala Manoel de Oliveira

THE TOWER

NORWAY, FRANCE, SWEDEN | 2018 | 80’

Director: Mats Grorud
Production: Frode Søbstad – Tenk.tv, Patrice Nezan and Laurent Versini – Les Contes Modernes – Annika Hellström, Cinenic Film
Animation: Pierre-Luc Granjon, Hefang Wei
Sound: Cloudberry ab, by Christian Holm, Erik Bjerknes
Music: Nathanaël Bergèse
Distribution: Jour 2 Féte
Video Editor: Silje Nordseth, Carsten Meinich, Anders Bergland, Margrete Vinnem

Beirut, Lebanon, Today.Wardi, an eleven-year-old Palestinian girl, lives with her whole family in the refugee camp where she was born. Her beloved great-grandfather Sidi was one of the first people to settle in the camp after being chased from his home back in 1948. The day Sidi gives her the key to his old house back in Galilee, she fears he may have lost hope of someday going home. As she searches for Sidi’s lost hope around the camp, she will collect her family’s testimonies, from one generation to the next.

Thursday 28 | 22H00 | Cinema São Jorge Sala | Manoel de Oliveira

THIS MAGNIFICENT CAKE!

BELGIUM, FRANCE, THE NETHERLANDS | 2018 | 45’

Director: Marc James Roels & Emma De Swaef
Production: Beast Animation
Animation: Iris Alexandre, Elodie Ponçon, Mirjam Plettinx, Patricia Sourdes, Andreas De Ridder
Sound: Bram Meindersma
Music: Saint Saëns, Ravel, Holst, etc.
Distribution: New Europe Film Sales
Video Editor: Marc James Roels, Emma De Swaef

An anthology film set in colonial Africa in the late 19th century telling the stories of 5 differentcharacters: a troubled king, a middle-aged Pygmy working in a luxury hotel, a failed businessman on an expedition, a lost porter and a young army deserter.

Friday 29 | 20H00 | Cinema São Jorge | Sala Manoel de Oliveira

DILILI IN PARIS

FRANCE | 2018 | 95’

Director: Michel Ocelot
Production: NORD-OUEST FILMS
Music: Gabriel Yared
Technique: 3
Distribution: Wild Bunch

With the help of her delivery-boy friend, Dilili, a young Kanak, investigates a spate of mysterious kidnappings of young girls that is plaguing Belle Epoque Paris.In the course of her investigation she encounters a series of extraordinary characters, each of whom provides her with clues that will help her in her quest…

Saturday 30 | 11H00 | Cinema São Jorge | Sala Manoel de Oliveira

TITO AND THE BIRDS

BRAZIL | 2018 | 73′

Director: Gustavo Steinberg, André Catoto, Gabriel Bitar
Production: Bits Produções Ltda., Daniel Greco, Felipe Sabino
Music: Ruben Feffer
Distribution: Elo Company, Europa Filmes

Tito is a shy 10-year-old boy who lives with his mother. Suddenly, an unusual epidemic starts to spread, making people sick whenever they get scared. Tito quickly discovers that the cure is somehow related to his missing father’s research on bird’s songs.He embarks on a journey to save the world from the epidemic with his friends. Tito’s search for the antidote becomes a quest for his missing father and for his own identity.

Saturday 30 | 14H30 | Cinema São Jorge | Sala Manoel de Oliveira

CAPTAIN MORTEN AND THE SPIDER QUEEN

ESTONIA, IRELAND, BELGIUM, UNITED KINGDOM | 2018 | 80’

Director: Kaspar Jancis
Production: Nukufilm OÜ, Telegael, GridVFX , UK
Animation: Märt Kivi, Sam Turner, Triin Sarapik-Kivi, Olga Stalev, Adrienne Dowling,Susanne Guy, Tereza Perez- Girau, Martin Pullen, Nuria Robles, Patricia Sourdes, Jason Watts
Sound: Claran O’Tuairisc
Music: Pierre Yves Drapeau
Distribution: Sola Media
Video Editor: Grid VFX ( Belgium )

All at sea in a shoe.A young boy learns to take control over his life when he is shrunk to the size of an insect and has to sail his own toy boat through a flooded café. Morten has to be shrunk down before he can grow up.Morten builds a toy boat from a shoe, which he crews with insects. This is his escape from the unhappy world of the harbour café where he lives with his aunt Anna.When he is shrunk in a botched magic trick he finds himself sailing his own boat across the flooded café. The insect crew look uncannily like his aunt and the people she orders around. Morten has to reassess his relationships, save the crew from shipwreck and take control of his life.