International films screened at the El-Gouna Film Festival
The fourth annual El-Gouna Film Festival (GFF), scheduled to take place October 23-31, will showcase a selection of exciting international films.
The Italian-Swiss drama, from directors Damiano and Fabio D’Innocenzo, tells the story of four suburban children who struggle to adapt to the banality of their parents’ world.
“Alexanderplatz of Berlin”
The film, a revival of the classic novel by German writer Alfred DÃ¶blin from 1929, is about a Berlin worker who tries to rehabilitate after his release from prison.
“Father” is by Serbian director Srdan GoluboviÄ. It focuses on a penniless father who tries to regain custody of his two children after his wife tries to kill herself.
The French film, from director Samir Guesmi, tells the story of a teenager who incurred an unexpected debt for his father after being involved in a shoplifting scam.
“Peel” follows the daily routine of a retirement home in a secluded location. It is an animated documentary by filmmaker Samuel Patthey and Silvain Monney.
The Spanish short, by director RubÃ©n Barbosa, deals with the incident of one of the most popular influencers having her four million followers stolen.