But these are exactly the qualities that many people lack today. The incredible diversity which should ensure a new information space, in reality becomes niche consumption when people watch only the products they are used to. Information algorithms obligingly provide us with links to what we are sure to like, thus aggravating the situation of the information bubble.
So the primary aim of the new program is the broadening of experience, the collision of different styles and genres, the creation of a unified cultural space where unquestionable masterpieces by Jim Jarmusch and Aki Kaurismaki appear next to the Japanese thriller about extraterrestrials and the Belgian comedy with the Balkan accent. It provides enough topics for discussion, we would like these talks after the screenings to become a new tradition of the Festival «On the Edge».