Without Borders is another curated section of the festival that focuses on cinema from a particular country or region. This year this section will focus on the cinema of East Asia.

All films in this selection are eligible for the Valletta Film Festival Audience Award.

Here the first films in this section:

‘Shoplifters’ by Kore-eda Hirokazu (Japan)

‘The Return’ by Malene Choi Jensen (Denmark, South Korea)

‘Angels Wear White’ by Vivian Qu (China, France)

‘Of Love and Law’ by Hikaru Toda (Japan, UK, France)

‘The Widowed Witch’ by Cai Chengjie (China)

For the festival’s full Screening schedule click here.

For the festival pass click here.