'Postmodern Cool' by Inés Belli © Tale Hendnes
'The Angular Distance of a Celestial Body' by Alessandro Carboni © Marco Barbieri
'Mechanics of Distance' by Máté Mészáros © Daniel Domolky
'Stand still you ever-moving spheres of heaven' by Henrique Furtado and Chiara Taviani © Piero Tauro

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Kokoro / Luna Cenere

Prato, Italy



Limassol, Cyprus

Warrior / Screening

Warrior / Screening / Anne-Mareike Hess

Open House International Festival, Limassol, Cyprus