Official Selection: A Splendid Affair

Roger Martin is a private investigator who is completely broke. A woman asks him to investigate her husband, whom she suspects is having an affair.

This film was directed by Laurent Ardoint and Stéphane Duprat, who met in film school in Paris.

Official Selection: Jewish Blind Date

Unhappy in love, Mary Lou decides to reconnect with her religious roots by marrying a practicing Jew. In order to get married, she has to pass the Shidduch test, which will determine whether her life will be a success or failure.

This film was directed by Anaëlle Morf of Lausanne, Switzerland.

Official Selection: Cowboys

Martin is a finished actor, both professionally and personally. He’s divorced, has no friends and a son he hasn’t talked to for more than a year. But one fine day he’ll get a working offer his agent will not let him pass: to be companion of a 5-year-old boy in a costume contest at the Amusement Park.

Cowboys was directed by Bernabé Rico of Spain.

Official Selection: Stuck in Mute

The story of a young woman whose Selective Mutism disorder causes her to live in a world of isolation. She struggles to find her way in a society that demands she speak. It’s not until making unlikely friends with a young boy that she begins to realize that every word counts.

Written and directed by Shane Meuwissen of Minneapolis, Minnesota.