Fresh from Cannes | New Series Marathon
SUN 22 / 05 / 2016
17:30 – 23:30
The Promised Land room | 1st floor
17:30–18:30 “PUBLIC ENEMY” | Season 1 Episode 1 (Playtime Films, Entre Chien et Loup)
The Polish premiere of the series which just over a month ago received the Coup de Coeur award at Cannes’ MIPTV – the world’s most important TV distribution market! “Public Enemy” is a thriller inspired by the true story of a serial killer Marc Dutroux and his wife. Guy Béranger, convicted for the murder of a child, is set free after 20 years in prison, and finds refuge in a monastery in the Ardennes. Several days later, a little girl goes missing from a nearby village.
18:30–19:00 “PUBLIC ENEMY” | Q&A with the creators
Following the screening, join us for a Q&A with the creators of “Public Enemy”. Mateusz Halawa’s guests will be screenwriter and director Matthieu Frances and screenwriter Gilles de Voghel.
19:00–20:00 “THE A WORD” | Season 1 Episode 1 (Keshet International)
A BBC miniseries adapted from the hit Israeli TV show “Yellow Peppers”. The Hughes family work and love and fight like every other family. Then, their youngest son is diagnosed with autism and they don't feel like every other family anymore.
20:00–21:00“30 DEGREES IN FEBRUARY” | Season 1 Episode 1 (Beta Film)
A single man looking for a wife, a careerminded mother neglecting her family, and an older woman who fled a failed and emotionally draining marriage. What connects these seemingly disparate people? They all hail from Sweden, and decide to make a new start in Thailand, hoping to find happiness in this exotic country on the other side of the world.
21:00–22:00 “YOUNG AND PROMISING” | Season 1 Episodes 1 & 2 (NRK)
A Norwegian series about the lives of three young women who are just entering adulthood. Each of them dreams of an artistic career: Elise wants to become a comedian, Alex – an actress, and Nene – a writer. When time comes to realize these ambitious plans, it turns out that nothing in life comes easy, and practically no one, including their parents, knows how to go about fulfilling one’s dreams. A show about longing for something more than just a “regular” life.
22:00–23:00 “SPLITTING UP TOGETHER” | Season 1 Episode 1 (Happy Endings, DR)
Line and Martin seem to have everything – a good job, wonderful kids, friends, and a beautiful house. However, their marriage hits a rough patch, and they decide to split up. When it turns out that no one wants to buy their house, they try to start new, separate lives, living under the same roof. Portrait of a generation forced to revisit the concepts of closeness and family.