Lux Film Days 2014 - Aberdeen
Class Enemy - A film by Rok Bicek (Slovenia) 2013
Aberdeen, 3rd December, 6:15 pm
Relations between the students and the new teacher of German are extremely tense. When one female student commits suicide, her schoolmates blame the teacher for her death. An awareness that things are not quite so black and white comes too late... (based on true events).
Girlhood - A film by Céline Sciamma (France) 2014
Aberdeen, 4th December, 6:15 pm
Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of 3 free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits school to be accepted in the gang, hoping that this will be a way to freedom.
Ida - A film by Pawel Pawlikowski (Poland/Denmark) 2013
Aberdeen, 5th December, 6:15 pm
Anna, a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the Nazi occupation.