The documentary film Wonderful Losers. A Different World by Arunas Matelis was selected as the Lithuanian representative to compete for the Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Language Film category. The application automatically makes Wonderful Losers eligible for the Documentary category. This is Matelis' second film with an Oscar nomination: in 2008, the Lithuanian jury chose to present the documentary Before Flying back to Earth to the Academy.
Stefilm is proud to announce the selection of the documentary by the director Martina Melilli, My Home, in Libya, at the 71st edition of the Locarno Film Festival, which will take place from the 1st to the 11th of August in Switzerland. Through the family memories and images of Mahmoud, My Home, in Libya reconstructs a lost world, opening the doors to a reality that is not shown to us, but that is a step away from us, beyond the sea.