JULY 2017 (JUNE COMPETITION)
Director: Marc GURUNG Runtime: 17 minutes Release date: September 4, 2016 Genre: Fiction Country: France Synopsis: Christophe, in his thirties, black, passes a job interview in the company where his girlfriend, Emma, works. The same night, convinced he got the job, the couple celebrates the event. But in the heat of the moment, Christophe asks himself if he will be chosen for his skills or if he received special treatment. The evening has only just begun…
Director: Matthieu Boivineau Runtime: 26 minutes Release date: February 9, 2017 Genre: Fiction Country: France Synopsis: A large cherry tree in a garden, a family, moments of life, time passing by. Through the 4 seasons, this majestic cherry tree changes, this family too. Like a poem about passing time and an ode to nature, a reflection on our changing identities ...
Director: Daniel Jenny Runtime: 16 minutes Release date: January 1, 2017 Genre: Fiction Country: France Synopsis: Film with sketches in the form of three amoral fables with epilogue in which the characters will learn at their expense that it is better to consult or to think before acting.
Director: Thanassis Vassiliou Runtime: 20 minutes Release date: March 30, 2017 Genre: Thriller, Fantasy Country: Greece Synopsis: The country’s Nationalist Party has just rented the building of an old Film School. It starts interviewing young people to man the Association’s Communication Area. Two young women go through various interviews, leading to the revelation of dark secrets.
Director: Nikita Gorelkin Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: February 19, 2017 Genre: Documentary, Experimental Country: Russian Federation Synopsis: With great pleasure I am sharing with you my new video. Anxiety, peace, depression, chaos, hate, struggle, all of them are there in it. But still, there is love for his work, for art. A creative person has different sides, so, I guess, that in this video everybody could find something for his or her own.
Director: Duda Gorter Runtime: 20 minutes Release date: March 8, 2016 Genre: Fiction Country: Brazil Synopsis: "Fantaisie impromptu - a prologue" is the Laura's history, a middle-aged woman, unsatisfied with her reality and marriage. She knows a new piano student and all the enthusiasm of his arrival make she thing about her life.
Director: Jonathan Remple Runtime: 4 minutes Release date: March 1, 2017 Genre: Documentary Country: United States Synopsis: Freediving tests the limits of human potential. For Rebecca Illing, this breathless "meditation with consequences" released her from addiction.Her journey to self acceptance takes her to unspeakable depths, where she finds absolute peace of mind at the bottom of the sea.
Director: Brett Sanders & Darren R. Reid Runtime: 10 minutes Release date: March 6, 2017 Genre: Documentary Country: United Kingdom / United States Synopsis: Documenting Donald is a short film about Trump’s misunderstood silent majority – not the radicals who shout about their support for the controversial politician, nor his passionate critics, but the quiet moderate who hear his message, listening in silence, as the political circus explodes around them.
Director: JeanCarlo Ramirez Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: October 30, 2016 Genre: Music Video / Animation / Experimental Country: United States Synopsis: Documenting Donald is a short film about Trump’s misunderstood silent majority – not the radicals who shout about their support for the controversial politician, nor his passionate critics, but the quiet moderate who hear his message, listening in silence, as the political circus explodes around them.
Director: Natalie Erika James & Benjamin Morgan Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: March 2, 2017 Genre: Music Video Country: Australia Synopsis: Consumed by a virtual reality set in a reimagined 1950s, a player’s longing for motherhood transcends the rules of the game.
Director: Hugo JOUXTEL Runtime: 5 minutes Release date: April 14, 2017 Genre: Music Video Country: France Synopsis: A young man is armed and on the run. He’s hiding at a motel with his eight-year-old sister. When the police find them, he does his best to distract her attention from the inevitable dramatic outcome.