saturday (date to be confirmed)
This screening session features 2 films. All films are English spoken and/or English subtitled.
Due to COVID-19 circumstances (read more here), 2022 will see a double edition of the Brussels Independent Film Festival, screening both the 2021 and 2022 official selections. The 2022 official selection will be made public and added to the screening schedule in January 2022.
Cinéma GALERIES (Studio)
Koninginnegalerij 26 Galerie de la Reine
Free entry and popcorn.
More info coming soon.
AMONG THE ALMOND TREES (BELGIUM)
BY MARIE LE FLOC'H
Today, Maysan has a very important administrative appointment for her family. But Iyad, her husband, has a question she is not ready to hear. Running time: 00:21:18.
BORN TO BE (UNITED STATES)
BY TANIA CYPRIANO
'Born To Be' follows the work of Dr. Jess Ting at the groundbreaking Mount Sinai Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery in New York City—where, for the first time ever, all transgender and gender non-conforming people have access to quality transition-related health and surgical care.With extraordinary access, this feature-length documentary takes an intimate look at how one doctor’s work impacts the lives of his patients as well as how his journey from renowned plastic surgeon to pioneering gender-affirming surgeon has led to his own transformation. Running time: 01:32:30.