OCTOBER 2017 (SEPTEMBER COMPETITION)
Directed by Serban Racoviteanu Runtime: 28 minutes Release Date: July 13, 2017 Country: Romania Category: Student Film Description: Narcis is in a lot of trouble with some gangsters over a 2.000 euro debt. He has one hour to come up with the money and the only reasonable solution is to “borrow” the money from his mother-in-law without her knowing so.
Directed by Elisa Possenti Runtime: 14 minutes 58 seconds Release Date: March 31, 2017 Country: Italy Category: Fiction, Drama Description: An accident and the inability to walk belong to the protagonist’s past as axioms, postulates that do not need to be explained. Each and every one of us is somehow touched by disability.
Directed by Muriel Paraboni Runtime: 20 minutes Release Date: July 1, 2016 Country: Brazil Category: Fiction, Experimental Description: A man and a woman relive moments of their lives transfigured on the landscape of a beach.
Directed by Ulas Bicak Runtime: 18 minutes Release Date: January 1, 2017 Country: Turkey Category: Fiction, Drama Description: Ciwan is a thirteen-year-old shepherd. He has two regular visitors while he is working. One of them is Zeyno, his platonic love who brings him food every day; the other one is the librarian on a donkey from whom he borrows a book once a week.
Directed by Jessy LANGLOIS Runtime: 11 minutes 12 seconds Release Date: July 17, 2017 Country: France Category: Fiction, Drama Description: Sebastian celebrates his birthday today. He does not know yet but some friends prepared him a surprise. A surprise that will unfold in a very unexpected way.
Directed by Shalini Adnani Runtime: 10 minutes Release Date: November 15, 2016 Country: UK, Chile Category: Fiction, Drama, Student Film Description: In an unusual working morning, people sit and wait, contemplating life, and the dead man hanging in front of them in a Mexican factory.
Directed by Shaun Swingler Runtime: 12 minutes Release Date: March 16, 2017 Country: South Africa, Philippines Category: Documentary Description: A short film that looks at the devastating drug war in the Philippines through the eyes of a wife, a mother, and a body collector.
Directed by Caspar Muller Runtime: 12 minutes 10 seconds Release Date: March 27, 2016 Country: Netherlands Category: Short, Fiction Description: The Butcher follows the story of neglected 6-year-old Daniel who competes with his narcissistic mother to win the attention of her new fling Robert, in whom he sees a father figure.
Directed by Jean-Raymond Garcia & Anne-Marie Puga Runtime: 20 minutes Release Date: May 16, 2017 Country: France Category: Fiction, Drama Description: Suzanne is a young blind primary school teacher. With a community of bling people, she keenly studies art history devoted to witches and to Satan’s erotology. Transformed, Suzanne tries to steal a man’s eyes to recover her eyesight.
Directed by Miki Michael Yaron Runtime: 3 minutes 29 seconds Release Date: June 21, 2017 Country: Israel Category: Music Video, Drama, Romance Description: Can a brief look into someone's online life can really tell us everything we need to know? You probably know the answer..
Directed by Aaron Moloney Runtime: 5 minutes 48 seconds Release Date: August 3, 2017 Country: Ireland Category: Music Video Description: A boy with insomnia realises his addiction of illustrating a mysterious car, and struggles to break free.