THE LAND WITHIN
Thurs 13 July | 16:00 | Pálás Screen 3
2022 | Switzerland, Kosovo | 117’ | Narrative
In his feature-length fiction debut, Fisnik Maxville deals with family secrets that come to light after the war in Kosovo. After years of exile, Remo, an orphan, returns to his childhood village in the Balkans. He must help his adoptive cousin, Una, with the exhumation of a mass grave that contains most of their family members buried there during the war. But the bodies reveal family secrets that will make Remo and Una question their past and their future. A film about the possibility of truth in a place that only knows survival.
Director: Fisnik Maxville
Writers: Fisnik Maxville, Mathilde Henzelin
Producers: Thomas Reichlin, Britta Rindelaub, Valon Bajgora
Cast: Florist Bajgora, Luàna Bajrami, Irena Aliu, Era Balaj, Luan Jaha