L'HIFF NOVEMBER  8 - 12 2021  ***  MOVIES SELECTED AND NOMINATIONS ***

On a regular basis, we will be adding the names of the selected films.

Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: March
Runtime: 28:01 min
Country: USA
Director: JayaPrakash Telangana
Nominated: Best International Short Film + Best Director (JayaPrakash Telangana) + Best Actor (Jael Pettigrew) + Best Cinematography + Best Supporting Actor (Kevin Mikal Curry) + Best Score
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Seneca and Adonis are life long friends. They are inseparable. When Seneca looses his license for speeding and has to attend group meetings, Adonis drives him. When Seneca finds out his biological father died before he was born and his Dad is now his Step-Dad, Adonis is there. When Seneca finds his estranged family and is told he has a genetic gift that allows him to see and hear the dead, Adonis is there to help him rationalize. But, when Adonis is murdered, Seneca finds himself alone and wondering if the boy he keeps seeing is Adonis’ son...or his ghost.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Tijuana I love you
Runtime: 01:28:05 min
Country: Mexico
Director: Rene Bueno
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Seven stories related to the capital sins, all happening in Tijuana.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Monachopsis
Runtime: 01:29:00 min
Country: Canada
Director: Jeremy Xavier Lefebver
Nominated:  Best Screenplay
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: The owl chased the moon like the night owed him something.
Owl spends the night amongst other masked figures trying to unbottle repressed emotions in this poetic picture made from fragments of what was. We follow him through stages of grief as he chases after a past he can no longer have. As, Moon, a lighthouse stand to remind him where reality stands, where the past stands, but also a way into a new future. This is not the film it was meant to be but it is the movie that it now is.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Cold Kill
Runtime: 01:24:00 min
Country: United kingdom
Director: Andrew Niblo
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Cold Kill follows the tales of three captivating characters on a sinister journey. Neil is a tormented, exiled family man with a secret. Heather is a woman on the edge and about to discover her own terrifying strength. When the mysterious Stark enters their lives he lures them into an ugly, controlling world of mystery and deceit. No one can be trusted in a place without saints.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: The Way We Are
Runtime: 39:58 min
Country: China
Director: Donald Li
Nominated:  Best International Short  Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Six friends in six cities stuck in Covid-19 lockdown connected in a video chat group to maintain their sanity. Sometimes sweet, sometimes sour, sometimes salty—but always sincere—Ironically, this group was initially set up for the opportunity of export Chinese Covid test kit. One day before Wuhan lifted the 76 days lockdown, and they began to realize how much their friendship has meant during the most challenging time of their lives.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Pastiche
Runtime: 26:00 min
Country: USA
Director: Shivaan Makker
Nominated:  Best Screenplay
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: After a home invasion, a depressed father must save his family, or they'll be premiered in the prime time news.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: The Lost Shoes
Runtime: 01:44:00 min
Country: Italy
Director: Tomaso Aramini, Rafiqfuad Yarahmadi
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: The story of a man from Verona countryside who devoted his life to his communist ideals to the point he challenged NATO. Along with him thousands of other people who tried to radically change Italy and the world during the 70s.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Tyrants of Tomorrow Telethon
Runtime: 01:33:34 min
Country: USA
Director: Christopher Shorr
Nominated:  Best Director (Christopher Shorr)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Based on the stage musical “Dictators 4 Dummies,” this is a satirical movie musical made with action figures that identifies common tactics used by authoritarian regimes.
Welcome to the "Tyrants of Tomorrow Telethon"—an annual fundraiser to support aspiring autocrats. The telethon is hosted by fictional ex-dictator-turned-vegas-lounge-singer Carlo Supremo. The telethon begins with a surprise reunion with an old partner/rival and continues with a series of guest dictators and experts, each more outrageous than the last.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Sebastiana, The Curse
Runtime: 01:42:35 min
Country: Peru
Director: Augusto Tamayo
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: After a class at her university, Nani discovers the terrible story of one of her ancestors, Sebastiana, a beautiful and wealthy young woman of the 17th century. Betrayed by Carlos, father of their children, she decides to take revenge on him brutally and ruthlessly on her family´s hacienda.

After hearing the tragic story Nani, Anto, Mafe, Paula and Giani decide to visit the old family hacienda house without imagining the evil that lurks in that property.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: RUFF LIFE Games Gaslighting & Bitches
Runtime: 01:17:22 min
Country: USA
Director: Tom McPhee
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: 2,000 healthy dogs are killed every day in American Shelters. Filming more than 100 viral videos, activist filmmaker Tom McPhee sustained a nine year examination of America's homeless dog population that results in a million healthy dogs being killed every year in American shelters. One hundred viral videos have become one seamless potent peek into the animal humane business in America.

In Detroit he meets Terri Sumpter, a pissed off dog rescuer who has energized citizens by protesting the treatment of animals at Detroit Animal Control and then is attacked by the old and new animal rescue establishment.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: With You Forever
Runtime: 19:19 min
Country: India
Director: Vasanth K Karanam
Nominated:  Best International Short Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: After living together with Jaanu for some time, Sid wishes and celebrates her birthday in a very special way. Sid promises jaanu to be with jaanu forever.. (Neethone ..eppatiki) Will, he able to keep up his promise? who comes in between? A heart touching, emotional and thrilling love story of Sid and Jaanu. "A Musical Love Story"

Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: GOAT Love
Runtime: 08:00 min
Country: USA
Director: Stephanie Quist
Nominated:  Best Actor (Joe Casterline)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Bored IRL, Caitlin longs to be with her GOAT love fantasy aboard his motorized sailing yacht, the Newport. She’s his BAE, but can true love bridge the chasm that separates their two worlds?

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Poster of a Girl
Runtime: 01:26:26 min
Country: Japan
Director: Neill R Bell-Shaw
Nominated:  Best Director (Neill R Bell-Shaw)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Beyond the neon lights of Tokyo, international-rockstar, Amy, takes groupie, Thomas, to her hotel room, but instead of sex she connects with a young, sexually confused fan who discovers what Amy really had planned that evening. Poster of a Girl is an exploration of the damage fame can do at an early age. In Amy Williams, we have a rock star, who has never grown up, struggling to deal with adult problems. Over the course of one evening, we watch as her mask of fame slips away in front of a fan who loves her in a way she feels too broken to accept.

Poster of a Girl is a no-budget feature shot by professionals who volunteered due to the quality of the script.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Space Rocks!
Runtime: 02:53 min
Country: Ireland
Director: Damien Donnelly
Nominated:  Best Music Video
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Join Morgan Space Dude as he introduces us to the importance of music throughout NASA's exploration of space.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Lost in Yonderville
Runtime: 01:52:28 min
Country: USA
Director: John Jorah Koster
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: A mysterious drifter on a mission develops a special friendship with locals who join him on an unknown journey in the dysfunctional town of Yonderville.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Duty
Country: United Kingdom
Writer: Anthony Ford
Nominated:  Best Feature Script
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: When the sudden death of his wife and child begin to haunt him - a young Father investigates only to find that he too, may not be all what he seems...

Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: “A REGULAR GUY”
Country: USA
Writer: Charles Petrilla
Nominated:  Best Feature Script
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Time period: 1969-1984, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
A pair of bread delivery guys decide to become policemen in a middle size coal town in northeast Pennsylvania during the Viet Nam war era with anti-war peace marches, cities burning, and Nixon president. The senior partner in this story is ego driven and wants to succeed at any cost while the junior partner sticks with him by giving unheeded precautionary advice.

Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Killing the Shepherd
Runtime: 01:28:00 min
Country: USA
Director: TA Opre
Nominated:  Best International Documentary
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: A remote community in Africa, led by a woman chief, attempts to break the stranglehold of absolute poverty by waging a war on wildlife poaching. For decades illegal wildlife poaching by both subsistence and bush meat gangs has led to the government declaring this community’s homeland “depleted” of wildlife.

The chief finds help in the form of a safari operator and they work together to bring stability to the community. But all was not well. Disease, food stability, and rampant alcoholism hamper basic needs like health care and education. Even young girls, just after reaching puberty, are sold by their parents as child brides in order to feed their family for one year. Dark forces including South African land speculators, criminal poaching gangs, and her own people conspire against the chief. Even elements from the modern world work against the chief’s wishes.

Will the chief and her community see success?

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Mia
Country: United kingdom
Writer: Matthew Townsend
Nominated:  Best Feature Script
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: When a beautiful young woman, Mia Campbell comes into the possession of an antique dream catcher, It's not long before she is haunted by the apparition of a woman, dripping wet and with strangle marks around her neck. The apparition seems to be trying to manipulate Mia into into hurting a rich businessman, Sean Richards, but actually ends up pushing the couple together. Sean though, has a dark past, one that Mia could never imagine. Friends and family are caught in the crossfire from that, which is quickly catching up on Sean. Accidents and bodies begin to pile up, particularly down to a psychopathic drug dealer, known as JD, who is under Sean's employ. Everything comes to a head the night of a big electrical storm, putting relationships to the ultimate test - Would you sacrifice your life for the ones you love?

Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Virus. VS. Virus
Runtime: 06:06 min
Country: Germany
Director: Marcin Rychlicki
Nominated:  Best Screenplay
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: The Earth is so polluted that humanity is moving to the Virtual World. Then the control over their consciousness is taken by Viruses affected Artificial Intelligence. AI Viruses begin to incarnate in human bodies and fight each other to destruction...

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Run Rabbit Run
Runtime: 20:00 min
Country: USA
Director: Ilya Polyakov
Nominated:  Best Director (Ilya Polyakov)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: A lone rancher's quiet life is disrupted by the arrival of a mysterious young runaway.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Yols (and Khanh) discover Sydney
Runtime: 48:00 min
Country: Australia
Director: Khanh Trieu
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Yolandi Franken "Yols" and her dear friend Khanh Trieu explores Sydney and try out a few of the fun activities around - Sydney has a lot to offer!

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Blue Land
Runtime: 01:44:41 min
Country: Iran
Director: Ali FakhrMousavi
Nominated:  Best Director (Ali FakhrMousavi)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Dr. Arash and his wife are covering the process of getting divorced and they will appear in the court of justice very soon. Dr. Arash is too much nervous and upset so his friend suggests that he should turn off his phone for a month and join the comprehensive medical program which sends volunteer doctors to the deprived areas (remote villages) of Iran. Dr. Arash agrees to move to a remote village at the border of Iran and Russia. In the village, he becomes familiar with the people living there. There are two men in the village that draws his attention more than others. After some time, he gets suspicious of them so his desire for justice makes him find out about the facts. After doing some research about those two men's lives, he faces with strange events which go back to 50 years ago. The more research Dr. Arash does about them, the more terrible facts he finds out.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: THE FALCONER
Runtime: 01:39:50 min
Country: USA
Director: Seanne Winslow, Adam Sjoberg
Nominated:  Best Director (Seanne Winslow, Adam Sjobergi)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Inspired by true events, THE FALCONER is about two best friends, Tariq, the Lebanese-born son of a poor beekeeper, and Cai, a privileged Westerner. The inseparable pair work together at a ramshackle zoo in Oman. Their care-free friendship is challenged when Tariq promises to help his sister, Alia, escape from an abusive marriage. Cai’s worldview and love for animals is pitted against Tariq’s daring plan to steal animals from the zoo and sell them to save Alia. They are forced to wrestle with morally complex choices that reveal the vast distance between their worlds.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: The Conspiracy of Dark Falls
Runtime: 01:42:50 min
Country: United Kingdom
Director: Flynn Moores
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: There are many small towns and villages hidden in the mountains but only one hides a very dark secret. Nicholas Thorn is about to discover why people who ask too many questions in the town of Dark Falls don't stick around to find out the answers. Together with Agent Alex Fletcher the two embark on a mysterious journey to unravel the conspiracy that has taken over this town since the late eighties, but what they don't know is how deep the events of 1987 really go.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Yols (and the models) Discover Australia
Runtime: 60:00 min
Country: Australia
Director: Fawaz Hamawy, Warren Coulton
Nominated:  Best Director (Fawaz Hamawy, Warren Coulton)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Yolandi Franken "Yols" finds herself a group of models from around Australia and tour the country, trying out all sorts of fun group activities.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Hey Mami
Runtime: 02:54 min
Country:USA
Director: Frankie Freeman
Nominated:  Best Music Video
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: 'Hey Mami' engulfs strength, transparency, awareness and most importantly self-love.
Inspired by a courageous student of mine who was asked to share her greatest life adversity.
She expressed her frustration in always feeling so judged by her peers and loved ones.
'Hey Mami' cross-examines these seeds planted in our fragile minds; how is it that we allow other people's words and perceptions to not only create but magnify imperfections? So much to the point where we believe the picture painted by other's is our reality.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Kanarta: Alive in Dreams
Runtime: 02:00:00 min
Country: United Kingdom
Director: Akimi Ota
Nominated:  Best International Documentary
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Sebastian and Pastora live in a Shuar village in the Upper Amazonia of Ecuador. Sebastian is not only a respected healer, but also a medicinal botanist who experiments with unknown plants he encounters in the forest. His unique practice seeks to cultivate new knowledge, reconnecting him with his ancestors. Pastora is one of the rare female leaders in Amazonia, who struggles to negotiate with local authorities for her community. With powerful plants such as ayahuasca, they revive and energise their perceptions of the future. These plants allow them to acquire power and a faith to cope with the obstacles they now face, given that their lives have been irreversibly affected by the modern state system.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: What Is Going To Happen Next?
Runtime: 01:10:00 min
Country: Ireland
Director: Matthew Nevin
Nominated:  Best International Documentary
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Filmed over the last decade, a reach into the minds of one person from every country in the world; revealing their spontaneous response to the title question, sharing their views, fears & hopes for the future.

‘What is Going to Happen Next?’ is a large-scale and ambitious documentary that showcases a curated selection of unrehearsed video responses to the title question, put to one person in every country around the world.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Pilot Error
Runtime: 01:52:00 min
Country: USA
Director: Joe Anderson
Nominated:  Best International Feature Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Grand Prize Winner Best Feature and Best Actress (Kate Thomsen) Silicon Beach Film Festival Los Angeles 2020. Winner Best Supporting Actor (Robert Cicchini) Culver City Film Festival 2020. A passenger jet enroute to Paris from South America disappears in the Atlantic. Investigative reporter Nicola Wilson, who lost a friend on the plane, sets out to discover what went wrong. Inspired by the true story of the computer crash that led to the loss of Air France 447, this film is based on the acclaimed books Angle of Attack and GROUNDED: How to Solve The Aviation Crisis. Pilot Error is especially timely to audiences eager to know more about the controversial Boeing 737 MAX ungrounding. From the producers of Coming Up For Air, winner of five best picture awards.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Jenny & Jimmy: A Glimpse
Runtime: 03:00 min
Country: United Kingdom
Director: John Macdonald , Florian Robin
Nominated:  Best International Short Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Filmed over the last decade, a reach into the minds of one person from every country in the world; revealing their spontaneous response to the title question, sharing their views, fears & hopes for the future.

‘What is Going to Happen Next?’ is a large-scale and ambitious documentary that showcases a curated selection of unrehearsed video responses to the title question, put to one person in every country around the world.

Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Nurture
Runtime: 19:10 min
Country: USA
Director: Daniel Humphrey
Nominated:  Best International Short Documentary
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: A short documentary about a man's struggle with substance abuse. He recounts the beginnings of his abuse, his childhood, recovery, and his relationship with his children.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: The Soul of a Cyclist
Runtime: 01:13:11 min
Country: Portugal
Director: Nuno Tavares
Nominated:  Best International Documentary
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Through a group of “classic” cyclists and their common interest in the classic bicycle, we’ll discover values that are being lost in our modern society, such as the importance of friendship, ecology, valuing the old, minimalism and, other important premises to achieve a happier, simpler and more fulfilled life with what really matters. As in life, in this documentary, bicycles transport us in our discovery, in our reflection.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Anna
Runtime: 21:00 min
Country: Israel
Director: Eliran Peled
Nominated:  Best International Short Film
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Germany 1940, Anna- an Italian trapped in Berlin finds out that she is pregnant. This discovery evokes memories she wanted to forget.

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021 L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: The Finger on the Button
Runtime: 8:00 min
Country: USA
Director: Jonny Lewis
Nominated: Best International Short Film +   Best Director (Jonny Lewis) + Best Screenplay (Jonny Lewis) + Best Actor (Whit Spurgeon)
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: A pentagon General receives a call from the president ordering a nuclear strike against SOUTH Korea. A Major questions the order. Does the president have dementia? Will a nation be obliterated? Watch and see!

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Official Selection - L'H International Film Festival  NOVEMBER 8 - 12, 2021

L'Hospitalet - Barcelona, Spain

Title: Maria the Korean Bride: Ghost Wedding
Runtime: 01:10:00 min
Country: USA
Director: Maria Yoon
Nominated:  Best International Documentary
Competition: November 12, 2021 - Gala 19:00h (L'HIFF Awards)

Synopsis: Ghost marriages are an ancient—and now outlawed—tradition in mainland China. Nevertheless, it persists and is still practiced in various communities in Asia. Maria the Korean Bride, the voice of an unmarried Asian-American woman, challenges this tradition by participating in this ritual and questions how the societal pressure on women to marry continues even after death.

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