JUNE 2017 (APRIL COMPETITION)
Director: Sunny Bahia Runtime: 10 minutes Release date: June 15, 2016 Genre: Drama, Horror Country: United Kingdom Synopsis: Abandoned in the basement of a ruined building, a young, vulnerable man stumbles alone into a strange, uncertain world and tries to make sense of the dream like memories of his past. But with the people and places he once knew now gone, and the new world around him crumbling, how can he be certain that anything or anyone is really what it seems?
Director: Tarek Roehlinger Runtime: 12 minutes Release date: September 1, 2016 Genre: Thriller Country: Germany / France Synopsis: This is a movie about a society in fear. It is the story of two soldiers in the everyday life of Paris guarding an official building. An abandoned bag, curious passants and a crazy tramp move the situation into its climax. The lines between normality and real danger disappear.
Director: Mathieu Cyr Runtime: 16 minutes Release date: July 15, 2016 Genre: Drama Country: Canada Synopsis: Gaspésie, late 80’s. Claire’s parents, Jenny and Walter are in obvious despair. A few months after the break-up, Jenny is trying to pull away from Walter, but he refuses to let her go. After Claire is dropped off to spend a weekend at his place, Walter gets drunk at the village motel.
Director: Frank Aron Gårdsø Runtime: 30 minutes Release date: April 22, 2017 Genre: Drama Country: Norway Synopsis: After a series of coincidences two strangers happen to meet on a deserted bridge at night. They have little in common but they do share one thing.
Director: Gustav Bondeson Runtime: 5 minutes Release date: April 9, 2017 Genre: Thriller Country: Sweden Synopsis: One sect member's last chance to turn back from evil.
Director: Anaëlle Morf Runtime: 4 minutes Release date: January 19, 2017 Genre: Comedy Country: Switzerland Synopsis: A man and a woman meet in a bar for the first time.
Director: Eric Romero Runtime: 15 minutes Release date: January 10, 2016 Genre: Comedy, Student Film Country: United Kingdom Synopsis: A mockumentary about a new shocking phenomenon named by the experts as ‘Native Immigration'. We will put a face to people like Manuel, Olamilekan and Chen Lee, whose life took a 180 degree turn when they discovered that... they are immigrants.
Director: Aimie Willemse Runtime: 5 minutes Release date: October 7, 2016 Genre: Experimental, Dance Country: United Kingdom Synopsis: Locked in a dance of mesmerising mimicry, a girl has to fight against her captor's mysterious powers of possession in order to save her life.
Director: Sabine Molenaar Runtime: 12 minutes Release date: August 11, 2016 Genre: Experimental, Dance Country: Netherlands / Belgium Synopsis: In the fringe where you dance with your shadow, where being naked flows seamlessly into being masked, wavering between illusion and disillusion, three female figures try to find a harmony in their longing for intimacy and the return to the 'untouched’.
Director: Marlene Reischl, Katharina Pichler Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: January 30, 2017 Genre: Music Video Country: Austria Synopsis: In the fringe where you dance with your shadow, where being naked flows seamlessly into being masked, wavering between illusion and disillusion, three female figures try to find a harmony in their longing for intimacy and the return to the 'untouched’.
Director: Rytis Titas Runtime: 5 minutes Release date: February 5, 2017 Genre: Music Video Country: Lithuania Synopsis: Official music video for a song "Lydia Litvak" by VARSOVIE, a post-punk rock band from Grenoble, France.
Director: Risto Lampivuo Runtime: 4 minutes Release date: April 6, 2017 Genre: Music Video Country: Finland Synopsis: In search for music video material, Finnish band Wedding Crashers remembered guitarist/singer Esa Pottonen's father talking about short films he'd made with his friends in the 1960s as a student in Joensuu, a small town in Eastern Finland.