GEM

By Roberto Stefano/ ITALY

The story of a Young African footballer who, having been taken from his family to fulfil his dream of playing professional football in Italy, faces the harsh reality of a crippling injury that sees his destiny being something very different in the modern-day world of harsh citizenship and acceptance.

BEAT

By Dominica Johnson / UK,SWITZERLAND

An 11 year elicit love affair between a famous Swiss artist and her young British assistant spirals into life changing circumstances that effects both of their worlds with devastating and passionate consequences.

CLIMB

By Josie Elber / United States

One woman’s climb of the world’s most fatal peak results in a murder investigation that unveils political propaganda and a media frenzy that will question the US legal system like never before.

 

The winner will be announced at this year's festival.