The Van finally stops, the doors open and the Son comes out alive. A few more fights and he will be able to pay his way out of Albania, and hopefully, take his Father with him.
A group of seven children, obliged to live based on the codes of KANUN, meet and discuss the story of Abel and Cain. By creating their own dream space, partially consciously and partially not, they create an analogy between their own stories and the biblical fables. Stuck in the fine line between reality and forgetfulness, this is one of the few chances they have to face their traumas and their emotions. .
Alphonso wants to blow himself up. He's tried many times. Today he will not fail. But a winning lottery ticket disrupts his lonely routine.
Maybe the cosmos is not so extraordinary (2019), is a sculptural video installation which expands upon a multidisciplinary project entitled Beneath a surface there is just another surface started in 2015 at Metallurgjik, a dystopian industrial complex, in the city of Elbasan, Albania
A film by: Ermir Keta
"Ben relentlessly teaches his daughter Ana to swim, not for glory or triumph, but to ensure her survival if the boat they leave their homeland sinks.
In the village of Acquacheta (Stillwater) the best it can happen to you is growing old. But for Allegra and his mates it will not be possible: the virus affects and kills only the young ones
Anima Pictures is an Albanian film production company. Since 2009, the company has succeeded in building a rich artistic catalog with different types of projects such as short movies, TV productions, video installations, and important exhibitions, etc. In spite of its commercial activity, Anima Pictures has participated in international cultural events such as Cannes Film Festival and the Academy Awards with the live-action The Van (2019), Venice International Film Festival with the docu-fiction Sons of Cain (2020), and Venice Biennale with the video installation Maybe the Cosmos is Not That Extraordinary (2019). Quality and extraordinary content are the basis for our work culture.
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