— 19.45
preludio al cinema / prelude to the cinema
Elia Bortolomiol, organo / organ
— 20.00
concorso / competition
Ma’ohi Nui, In the Heart of the ocean my country lies
Annick Ghijzelings
Belgio, 2017, 112′, v.o. con sottotitoli in italiano / o.v. Italian subtitles
Tahiti, French Polynesia, ‘Flamboyant’ district. French colonial history and thirty years of nuclear tests have filled these districts with an alienated and tired people. Yet within this neighbourhood of coloured sheds, something survives, something tenuous, hidden, almost invisible, which resists erasure.
— 22.30
concorso / competition
Boli Bana
Simon Coulibaly Gillard
Belgio, 2017, 60′, v.o. con sottotitoli in inglese e italiano / o.v. English and Italian subtitles
“Boli Bana”: the roads end here in Fulani language. For young Ama and Aissita the road starts here, in the village of Boli Bana. Through their eyes, the story of a nomadic, mystical and everyday world emerges. A Fulani childhood in Burkina Faso.
— 19.00
Ma andate a zappare la terra!
presentazione con / introduction by Matteo de Mayda, Cosimo Bizzarri
The stories of 6 people from the rural communities of the river Molo are the protagonists of the campaign on the 5 × 1000 launched by Mani Tese to promote its cooperation activities in Kenya.
— 20.00
fuori concorso / out of competition
Italo Spinelli
Indonesia, 2017, 64′, v.o. con sottotitoli in inglese e italiano / o.v. English and Italian subtitles
Through the voice of four young students – Rafli, Masduqui, Yazid, Shofi – who dream one day to finally become religious guides and reachers of the precepts of Allah, Spinelli wanted to reveal one typical day of an Islamic college, just before returning home for the Ramadan break.
— 21.30
concorso / competition
In the name of…
Erlynee Kardany
Norvegia, 2017, 54′, v.o. con sottotitoli in inglese e italiano / o.v. English and Italian subtitles
Over the course of 5 years, the filmmaker turns the camera on herself and her nearest to shed light on the challenges of living with Islam as a modern day woman. She shares a universal story about faith and family – and what you have to sacrifice for love.
— 22.30
concorso / competition
Sidney & Friends
Tristan Aitchison
Scozia e Kenya, 2017, 75′, v.o. con sottotitoli in inglese e italiano / o.v. English and Italian subtitles

Sidney grew up in rural western Kenya. Sidney was born intersex, but only him knew he was different. His life changed when he eventually met a group of transgender friends. For the first time in his life, Sidney was no longer alone.