Short Film Competition
Tuesday, June 2 12:00 / Online room 4 / ′
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Short Film Competition
List of films
dir. Gleb OsatinskiUSA2019fiction9'
Andrei must sign documents in order to have his father disconnected from life support. This definitive decision triggers old memories in the man. "The Father" is a subtle story, full of tenderness, about the relationship between the father and the son, the most important things and moments that shape us as human beings.Read more The FatherQ&A
- Gleb Osatinski
The Golden Buttons
dir. Alex EvstigneevRussia2020documentary19'
This Russian school for cadets has frozen in time. Although the boys can use mobile phones to talk to their family members and surf online, the spirit and thinking about the power of the eastern empire seem to have remained unchanged for years.Read more The Golden ButtonsQ&A
- Alex Evstigneev
dir. Patrick SmithUSA, Japan2020animated4'
A journey through cultures, traditions and beliefs of people from all over the world using 3475 masks. The masks from the Japanese Nō theatre, Mexican skulls or decorations from the carnival in Venice are mixed with pop culture images of Hello Kitty or Lord Vader. Each of them is a symbol or has a secret story to tell.Read more Beyond NohQ&A
- Patrick Smith
dir. David Valero SimónSpain2019fiction21'
The backlands of sunny Spain and an old-school band in its annual tour of festivals in small villages and towns. Shiny jackets and catchy songs. This time, however, the tour is different. The lyrics become lost, just like time and places. It is a journey towards the last great concert of life.Read more Los BengalasQ&A
- David Valero Simón
dir. Wouter Sel, Thijs De CloedtBelgium2020animated19'
Johnny Supro is like an animated "Taxi Driver" from Scorsese's film who observes moral decay from his car: violence, alcoholism and sexual assaults. Was his life influenced by a girl called "Ghost Eye"? A neo-noir journey to the darkest corners of the human soul.Read more Ghost EyeQ&A
- Wouter Sel
dir. Daniel DencikDenmark2019documentary25'
Christopher is a young and well-read man whose passion is cycling. Although he regularly participates in competitions, he always loses. It is not just bad luck, but his conscious decision. Empathy and the need to be useful turn out to be essential.Read more The ButlerQ&A
- Daniel Dencik