The divergent paths of three forty-something siblings collide when their mother, heiress to her uncle’s exceptional 19th century art collection dies.
Adrienne, a successful New York designer, Frédéric, a university professor in Paris and Jérémie, a dynamic businessman expanding into China, are left to confront the end of childhood, their shared memories and separate visions of the future.
Fernando is a broke Brazilian filmmaker with a curse on his back. He grew up haunted by his grandfather’s memorabilia and a Mozambican spirit promising big wealth in the future.
In a time of political and cultural instability in his own country, Fernando dives into a journey of adventures and miracles through Brazil, Portugal and Mozambique, searching for clues of his grandfather’s violent past and discovering his own past at last..
Odile suspects her husband, Jean, is cheating. Thus she decides to give him a taste of his own medicine. Fate gets her in touch with an actor, Daniel, who she will use for her revenge.
The actor, living with a former serviceman, Albert, will make love with her. But there will be unexpected consequences: Odile and Daniel will be bound forever by an irrepressible love.
An illegal immigrant from China is desperate for work in Japan. He pretends to be someone else to get a job at a traditional soba restaurant.
Chen Liang, a young man, is an illegal immigrant. One day he receives a call about a job offer meant for someone else. In desperation, he pretends to be the person offered the job and ends up working in a traditional Japanese soba restaurant.
Yorgos Lanthimos (The Lobster) delivers with his solo directorial debut "a masterpiece that simultaneously disgusts, dismays and fascinates." (filmstarts.com)
A pair of parents isolate their children from the outside world and raise them in an isolated house. In the process, they impart a distorted view of the world to the three youngsters. The world behind the garden hedge is supposedly an evil and dangerous place, and new meanings are ascribed to familiar everyday terms. Family life is characterized by emotionless discipline and the innocently perverse games of the three siblings, who use them to pass the time.