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.
YOU AND THE THING THAT YOU LOVE (UNITED STATES) BY NICHOLAS MAHER
A teenage Midwest skate punk on the verge of going pro has a freak accident and wakes up blind. This is a story of pain, grit, fight, uncertainty, fear, desperation, and most importantly — love. Shot by 2 strangers on weekends across 3 states over 2 years. Here is the struggle of losing your everything, and the fight to get it back. Running time: 00:11:39.
Julia, a young MMA fighter, lost her fiancé at the war. She quits the sport and starts a new relationship to free herself from the role of the war hero's widow, which is imposed on her by the environment. Running time: 01:45:00.