Life of a provincial Arizona circus. The highlight of the program is knife throwing – for more than 15 years the circus owner and his son have been throwing knives around their wives. The world of a small circus troupe seems grotesque but also sad. But circus magic still works even if the program is not flawless.
A poacher comes face to face with a wolf when he suddenly hears gunshots, and after a while sees some frightened people fleeing. One of the runners, a little boy, gets lost in the forest. Even the wolves sense impending danger.
A story of a man born without his own shape. Continuous deformation and being forced into the moulds of others, awakens in him the feeling of revolt. Is it possible to live independently, be detached from reality? Who and what determines what we are?
Thanegaon village in the state of Maharashtra in Western India. A story of a poor widow, whose husband, having lost crops which were to ensure his family survival – committed suicide.
A teenage girl goes on holiday with her parents. She fantasizes about her past childhood and longs for her parents who are in fact just as lonely as she is. However, she is not trying to establish a closer relationship with them. She does not yet know that adulthood and the world without parents are waiting just around the corner…
Travel to Mars would not be a problem if man could return quickly from this distant planet. Four people are going to be sent there but only in one direction. The mission is planned in 2023 and there are more than 200,000 volunteers, including Aleksandra, a 57-year-old biology teacher from Sosnowiec.
Maciek is no longer a boy, but has not yet become a man. He wants to satisfy his father’s ambitions and – like everyone else in the family – become a butcher. However, he is too sensitive to make animals suffer. He directs his love towars an old, neglected orchard – the only memento of his late mother.