Section: Dutch Focus

Benedetta

In 17th-century Italy, a nun who suffers from religious visions develops a romantic love affair with the woman tasked with assisting her. The film’s sapphic eroticism was seen as sacrilegious …

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Feast

Based on the infamous Groningen HIV case, in which three men drugged and infected other men with their own HIV-infected blood, the film involves the perpetrators and their victims in …

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Farewell Paradise

The filmmaker’s family moved from idyllic “free” and “prosperous” Bahamas to “frugal” and “narrow-minded” Swiss in the 60s. The siblings have different perspectives of the event that bring forth the …

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Drama Girl

A young woman is surrounded by professional actors in a film that re-enacts key scenes from her recent past and treads the border of documentary and fiction.