I’m Gonna Explode

Roman and Maru are two troubled teenagers who attempt an impossible rebellion against the adult world. The partners in crime decide to disappear together to a place where they don’t have to answer to anyone. Thinking only of the immediate future, they runaway from trouble at home and tediousness of everyday life, and set up a makeshift camp in a place where no one will think to look. [Synopsis courtesy of IFC Films]

Come Out and Play

Beth and Francis vacation before the birth of their child. Francis insists on venturing to a more serene island, Beth hesitantly agrees. They set out to a beautiful island, but soon discover it’s mysteriously abandoned, and the only people on the island are children. Beth and Francis are left to uncover the mystery of the disappearances, and a day in paradise quickly turns into a struggle for survival. [Synopsis courtesy of TIFF]

Blancanieves

Once upon a time, there was a little girl who never knew her mother. She learned the art of her father, a famous bullfighter, but was hated by her evil stepmother. One day she ran away with a troupe of dwarfs and became a legend. Set in southern Spain in the 1920s, Blancanieves is a tribute to silent film. [Synopsis courtesy of TIFF]