Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

As an unpredictable, sweeping pandemic causes people to develop sudden amnesia, a middle-aged man Aris finds himself enrolled in a recovery program designed to help him build a new life. Prescribed daily tasks on cassette tapes so he can create new memories and document them on camera, Aris slides back into ordinary life, meeting Anna, a woman who is also in recovery. Through images deadpan, strange and surreal puts reflection on memory, identity, and loss, exploring how society might handle an irreversible epidemic through one man\'s story of self-discovery.

Film Festivals

Chicago IFF(Silver Hugo - Best Screenplay), Thessaloniki FF(Best Actor), Denver IFF(Special Jury Prize), Seville European FF(New Waves Award - Best Film)

Venice FF(Venice Horizons Award), Thessaloniki FF(Golden Alexander), Chicago IFF(Gold Hugo - Best Feature), Tokyo IFF(Best Feature)