MARCH 2018 (FEBRUARY COMPETITION)
Directed by Ivan Sainz-Pardo Runtime: 19 minutes Release Date: January 1, 2016 Country: Spain Category: Drama, Thriller Description: Ainhoa is 9 years old and she has left home, bringing only her school bag and a Playmobil. "Ainhoa is a story that, instead of trying to put children to sleep, tries to wake up the adults."
Directed by Wojciech Czerniewicz Runtime: 4 minutes 25 seconds Release Date: January 17, 2018 Country: Poland Category: Music Video Description: Intimate production home-recorded with a BMMCC. The film is one of three attempts to screen the poetic prose called "The Lost Jockey"
Directed by Justin Davey Runtime: 14 minutes 11 seconds Release Date: September 1, 2017 Country: Ireland Category: Drama Description: As dawn breaks over a remote lakeside in the West of Ireland, a car comes to a halt and a man all in black exits. He opens the boot (trunk) and we find there a terrified, barefoot woman. As he leads her to the edge of the lake they start to argue and we discover that they have been there before as children.
Directed by Nabahuti Ray Runtime: 19 minutes 56 seconds Release Date: May 30, 2017 Country: India Category: Drama Description: Time and Life together is the universe’s most coherent design. Lost are those who fail to unravel this elaborate yet ingenuous mystery. This is a story of one such man Arindam Gopakumar, whose world falls apart when a catastrophic piece of news is broken to him. He finds it difficult initially to come to terms with it. Ultimately he feels lost and hopeless.
Directed by Michael Cristian Greene Runtime: 16 minutes 10 seconds Release Date: July 31, 2017 Country: Australia Category: Fantasy, Sci-fi Description: Three young adventurers, bored during their summer holidays, start to follow the obscure actions of their quirky elderly neighbour only to uncover the truth behind his mysterious past.
Directed by Anthony Capristo Runtime: 1 minute 20 seconds Release Date: February 1, 2018 Country: Germany Category: Experimental Description: Millenials from different subcultures question the true nature of reality. They free their mind, establish their own rules, break physical laws of nature and create a new reality according to their ideas.
Directed by Reuben Esson-Parkes Runtime: 15 minutes Release Date: July 2, 2017 Country: United Kingdom Category: Student Film, Drama Description: A soviet spy who has been coerced into assassinating Stalin must choose between country and family.
Directed by Sveinung Gjessing Runtime: 4 minutes 3 seconds Release Date: December 10, 2017 Country: Norway Category: Music Video
Directed by Kostis Charamountanis Runtime: 30 minutes Release Date: August 25, 2017 Country: Greece Category: Drama, Romance Description: In a world where people stopped mating and the human race is under extinction, a lonely man Varsanouphios and a girl Ploumi, find love through an arranged marriage.
Directed by Wojciech Czerniewicz Runtime: 4 minutes 4 seconds Release Date: February 16, 2018 Country: Poland Category: Music Video
Directed by Annkatrin Hausmann Runtime: 18 minutes 50 seconds Release Date: October 31, 2017 Country: Germany Category: Drama Description: Ten year old Melia lives in an impoverished neighborhood with her single mother and younger sibling who suffers from diabetes. Melia's great passion is gymnastics, but her mother is not supportive. The only person she can turn to is her coach who is training her for an upcoming gymnastics competition.
Directed by Michael Enzbrunner Runtime: 6 minutes 7 seconds Release Date: July 18, 2017 Country: Canada Category: Animation, Drama Description: In this computer animated short, the fictitious space-rock duo DEATH VAN tours through a miniature world inhabited by surreal creatures that are haunted and terrorized by a menacing and mischievous entity.