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Tom, a young skater, roams on his board in the outskirts of town. He enters an amusement park that is closed to the public and stops in front of a punchball that is still working. He gets hooked, and after several fruitless attempts, using all his strength, he manages to hit the jackpot.
FRANCE 2018. Fiction. 20 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT: Olivier Perrier PRODUCTION: Marc Chicaud PHOTOGRAPHY: Ronan Boudier
It Misha and Alice’s anniversary. Misha is a taxi driver, and Alice is his voice assistant. They seem to be an ideal couple – they agree on everything from sense of humour to musical tastes. Will a pretty passenger be able to destroy their relationship? Or will Alice manage to convince Misha that he shouldn’t give this suspicious lady a lift?
RUSSIA 2019. Fiction. 15 min. DIRECTION: Vasilisa Kuzmina PRODUCTION: Timur Bekmambetov SCRIPT: Ivan Petukhov, Yulia
Gulyan, Vasilisa Kuzmina, Ksenia Mironova.
TWO BODIES ON A BEACH
A woman wakes up on a beach wrapped in a plastic tarp and wearing only underwear and high heels. “Not again,” she sighs and decides to track down the enemy and strike back. She gets help from an older woman who has been pushed to the borders of society.
FINLAND 2019. Fiction. 19 min. DIRECTION: Anna Paavilainen PRODUCTION: Mark Lwoff, Misha Jaari SCRIPT: Anna Paavilainen, Laura Birn
In the 1970s, a mother and her son, who is gifted with a fertile imagination, are briefly trapped in an old elevator. The boy is convinced that the machine allows them to travel through time. Now, 40 years later, the mother seems to believe it as well.
SWITZERLAND 2018. Fiction. 6 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT: Mei Fa Tan PRODUCTION: Mei Fa Tan, Benoit Laplante, Jarrett Mann PHOTOGRAPHY: Maxime Valsan
Katrine has a normal life, a normal job, a normal boyfriend and a normal apartment in a normal city. Or at least that’s what she thinks, until one day everything starts falling apart – literally!
UK 2018. Animation. 9 min.DIRECTION/SCRIPT/ANIMATION: Lucia Bulgheroni PRODUCTION: Lennard Ortmann PHOTOGRAPHY: Ronnie McQuillan
IN FULL BLOOM
The film tells the story of Cecile, an older Vietnamese hoarder, whose life is upended when worms open a black hole in her house and threaten to take all her stuff.
USA 2019. Fiction. 11 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT: Maegan Houang PRODUCTION: John J. Lozada, Vanessa Elliot PHOTOGRAPHY: Christopher Ripley