Running July 24-Aug 3, the festival will open with Wild Tales, Winter Sleep and Clouds of Sils Maria
The T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival has unveiled the line-up for its 14th edition, which runs July 24-Aug 3 in Wroclaw, Poland.
This year’s edition will screen almost 200 full-length features and will open with Damián Szifron’s Wild Tales, Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s Winter Sleep and Olivier Assayas’ Clouds of Sils Maria.
Alice Rohrwacher’s The Wonders, winner of this year’s Grand Prix at Cannes, will be screened during the awards gala.
13 features will compete for the New Horizons International Competition, which includes the world premieres of Przemyslaw Wojcieszek’s How to Disappear Completely and Marcin Dudziak’s Calling.
This year’s festival will also screen the latest films from international auteurs such as Naomi Kawase (Still the Water), Tsai Ming-liang (Stray Dogs and Journey to the West), Jean Luc-Godard (Goodbye to Language 3D), Lukas Moodysson (We Are the Best!), Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan) and Hayao Miyazaki (The Wind Rises).
Overall the festival’s programme features 20 films from the official selections at this year’s Cannes.
British film-maker Ken Russell will be the subject of a retrospective which will screen rarely seen documentaries made for the BBC and some of the director’s best-known works.
Other strands include an overview of New Greek Cinema, a tribute to Cahiers du Cinéma and an overview of Basque Documentaries.
For more information and the full line-up, visit the festival’s website.