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Focus - Life

Now in its second year, the Life Section will screen 5 feature films and 4 documentaries. As we navigate through COVID-19, Ulju Mountain Film Festival hones in on the fact that life is as complicated as the natural ecosystem, and focuses on the efforts to live made by people in politics, society, and history. 

Examine a facet of the age-old human obsession and love through the following films: Feathers and Until Tomorrow, about women facing patriarchy and tradition, Captain Volkonogov Escaped and Sabaya, metaphors about morality and humanity amid violence and aggression, Life of Ivanna and Beyond the White, extended observations about enduring harsh conditions by people of an island in the White Sea and a Nenets woman in Siberia, masterpiece classic Moby Dick, and The Road Home, by China’s master Zhang Yimou.