FRI 25/10 AT 21:00 GRAND
SUN 27/10 AT 11:00 FYRIS
In peaceful swampland, a solitary man wades through tall grass, crawling carefully through the water. Unable to fit in with the world of humans, Misu prefers to spend his time with cold-blooded reptiles, caring for them with extraordinary empathy. Solitude is his way of survival but also his biggest enemy.
HUNGARY 2019. Documentary. 17 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT: Hanna Hovitie PRODUCTION: Attila Kékesi PHOTOGRAPHY: Daniel Donato
Online players describe their struggles with “swatting,” a life-threatening cyber-harassment phenomenon that looms over them whenever they play. The events take shape through YouTube videos and wireframe images from a video game.
FRANCE 2018. Animation/Documentary. 21 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT/PHOTOGRAPHY/ANIMATION: Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis PRODUCTION: Luc-Jérôme Bailleul
LIFE ON HOLD
A film about a single woman’s dream to have a child in a country where single women’s fertility treatments were almost denied.
FINLAND 2019. Documentary. 15 min. DIRECTION/PRODUCTION/SCRIPT: Sanna Liljander PHOTOGRAPHY: Sanna Liljander, Anna Antsalo
DIARY OF CATTLE
The film tells the story of a 24-hour life cycle of a herd of cows that live and graze on a landfill site in Indonesia.
INDONESIA 2019. Documentary. 18 min. DIRECTION/PRODUCTION: Lidia Afrilita, David Darmadi PHOTOGRAPHY: David Darmadi
In 2018, the electoral campaign in Brazil splits the nation in two. On October 28th, the date of the second round of the presidential elections, people go voting. Suddenly, the collective history of a country takes over of the filmmaker’s personal history.
BRAZIL 2019. Documentary. 8 min. DIRECTION/PRODUCTION/SCRIPT: Nereu Afonso
Amidst a devastating opioid epidemic, a needle exchange and free clinic operates in the shadows of Fresno, California.
USA 2018. Documentary. 16 min. DIRECTION/PRODUCTION: Elivia Shaw