Oleg

NAME OF FILM: OLEG

DIRECTOR(S): Juris Kursietis

STARRING: Valentin Novopolskij, Dawid Ogrodnik, Anna Próchniak

GENRE: Drama Film

SYNOPSIS: Oleg, a Latvian butcher living in Brussels, is trying to handle a difficult financial situation, but a false accusation costs him a promised job at a meat factory. When he becomes acquainted with a charismatic Pole named Andrzej who offers to help, it seems as though his fortunes have taken a turn for the better… Premiered at Cannes, the picture presents a multilayered, chillingly realistic look at the lives of the less privileged living in the heart of the European Union.

Directors’ Fortnight 2019 Announces Lineup

Directors’ Fortnight 2019 Announces Lineup

The lineup of feature films and short films was revealed this morning for the 51st Directors’ Fortnight which takes place May 15 to 25, 2019, running alongside the Cannes Film Festival.