Lines of the shadow of movement No1
05:00 min | Japan | 2010 | Experimental
"I define movement as the movement of objects in a certain period of time (including no movement). Lines of shadow of movement is a series that computerizes moving image and represents movement as a line. This makes the movement visible from a new aspect."
Ming Yu Lee
04:20 min | Taiwan | 2009 | Experimental
A self floating journey of exile. A path of deviation.
The attack of the robots from Nebula-5
Chema García Ibarra
06:20 min | Spain | 2008 | Fiction
Almost everybody is going to die very soon.
Familjelampan (the unplugged son)
08:55 min | Finland | 2009 | Animation
After years of travelling, Adrian arrives to dad´s birthday dinner, but feels like an outsider. Thanks to his present to dad he gets in contact with his family again.
Stephanie Lansaque & François Leroy
15:00 min | France | 2009 | Animation
Mei Ling, an idle young Chinese woman, lives alone in her flat, waiting for her lover. One day, she finds a little octopus in the kitchen sink. She decides to adopt it to avoid boredom. However, as the octopus grows up, it starts to occupy her world...
The white snake
15:00 min | USA/Taiwan | 2009 | Animation
A man was seduced by snakes in the disguised form of a beauty in white and her maidservant in green. Despite their demonic/animal nature, he chose to enjoy the seduction, until a pang of sudden fear struck him one day.
14:00 min | Spain | 2009 | Fiction
A sixty-year-old woman is peacefully watering her plants when a man of her same age attacks her and makes her a prisoner in her own house. This is the beginning of a story that pictures a very unconventional kidnapping.
05:26 min | France/Germany | 2009 | Animation
An old whippet hound limps across a cemetery, a washer-woman with a peacock head drags along piles of dirty laundry and a staunchly religious sheep praying to Jesus suddenly starts praying to the picture of a narcissus. Belleville is about particularly strange people meeting, within and especially outside of their specific contexts.
Juan de Dios Marfil
06:25 min | Spain | 2009 | Animation
Where there´s a will, there´s a way.
09:13 min | Germany | 2009 | Fiction
The two hardened gangsters Klaus and Bernd have to supply again. One package. It has get in time in this kind of business and the date should be always are kept. But this is not always .... And so Bernd and Klaus realize that a small traffic light becomes a big problem.
09:00 min | France | 2009 | Animation
This is the story of a young man and his dog. Evokes the passage of time, our incapacity or our unwillingness to look some little thing of every day.
The silence beneath the bark
11:00 min | France | 2009 | Animation
In the depths of a great forest clad in a great white mantle, curious creatures discover how beautiful and fascinating and white snow is as it whirls them giddily on their way to extraordinary encounters with the strange and wonderful.
The road that white men tread
03:00 min | Germany/France | 2008 | Experimental
13:00 min | Malaysia | 2009 | Fiction
Set in an isolated fishing village of Malaysia, a woman´s relationship with her young daughter descends into a path of self-destruction and abuse when she begins to receive a series of strange and mysterious letters from her long-absent husband.
The earth under my feet
20:00 min | France | 2009 | Experimental
"A young girl wanders in the woods, digs holes in the earth and quotes the Bible. What happens when faith is gone, when ´God is Dead?´ The only revelation will be to sing. An opposition between faith (in french) and it´s lost (in english)."
Madagascar, a journey diary
12:00 min | France | 2009 | Animation
Told in the form of a travel notebook, the story follows the steps of a Western traveler who is brought face to face with the Malagasy customs and rituals, especially the Famadihana, the ritual of the turning of the bones.
The wounded knee and the standing man
16:00 min | France | 2009 | Fiction
One morning, Jonas (14) discovers his mother dead. Left to himself, he goes to find his father, whom he hasn´t seen for several years, but he can´t find the strength to tell him the news.
The bitter taste of chocolate
12:00 min | France | 2008 | Fiction
A young mother, two children, and the fragments of a day in a Parisian suburb.
06:07 min | Germany | 2009 | Animation
Antonia is a 12 year old girl. She often has daydreams, in which she wonders of in to a magical far away forest, were she hides from the problems of the real world. One day, however, her father takes drastic measures and she has to face a decision. Is your inner peace an utopian state until you have finally escaped the grip of the society and its rules?
How I met my dad
08:00 min | France | 2009 | Fiction
In a small village of the seaside, a six-year-old little boy dreams to meet his biological father. This night, small "Jeusus" will fulfill his wish in a very peculiar way...
Su Jin Choi
07:05 min | South Korea | 2009 | Fiction
Minsu is a man who does not know he is a lonely man. One day a lonely woman approaches him and reveals even her innermost feelings to him. At first he thinks it is too much for him, but...
Where I am going
11:35 min | Portugal | 2009 | Fiction
Mother and daughter embark on a farewell process. In many nighttime going-outs they burn all the objects that the mother, who is severely sick, has accumulated throughout the years.
04:47 min | Belgium | 2009 | Animation
A Jules Verne chase, this time not to the center of the Earth, but to the unprecedented depths of a rusty washing machine.
A new life!
04:00 min | France | 2009 | Animation
Stricken by an attack of migraines, a man discovers sensational sensations! Here is a new life opening for him!
Stripes too stripes
08:33 min | Japan | 2009 | Animation
The ancestors of cinema (optical toys, early projection devices, and visual research at the pre-cinema time) had simple but indispensable factors for today´s visual devices, and they are magical and mysterious, though we are very used to seeing motion pictures.
12:07 min | France | 2009 | Fiction
A cliff overhanging the sea. A teenager´s silouhette between the rocks. He is watching the entrance of a luxurious yatch in the bay. On board, a couple, they seem happy. The young woman is very beautiful. The teenager is spying on her as night is falling. An obvious emotion has grown in him. What will he do at night? He looks so powerless and envious.
10:48 min | USA | 2009 | Fiction
Combining questions of Faith, Technology, and Politics, Under God is a Cold War-era parable about the day President Eisenhower met with the world´s first super computer, UNIVAC.
The last day of Bulkin I.S.
13:00 min | Russia | 2009 | Fiction
An employee of some society makes house-to-house, he goes to people who have to die this day, with a receipt where they have to put a tick in front of "I am satisfied with my life". Ivan Bulkin refuses to do it. During the dialogue, we discover that the destiny of Bulkin is written beforehand.
05:00 min | Brazil | 2008 | Animation
Extraordinary things happen with ordinary people.
15:00 min | Brazil | 2009 | Fiction
To be in the world, melting loneliness.
22:00 min | Brazil | 2009 | Documentary
An ordinary day, an ordinary city. The horror and the sublimity of the urban environment in constant metamorphosis, in an age when nothing is concluded nor definitive. Construction and destruction, systole and diastole are expressed in the poetics of the contemporary polis.
At the end of the world
05:29 min | Brazil | 2009 | Experimental
"Birds. Silence. Beach. ""Booom!!"""
14:30 min | Brazil | 2010 | Documentary
A film based in a configuration of poetic images in São Paulo Downtown, as they are seen by people working as walking billboards.
Bolivia, I miss you
Dellani Lima & Joacélio Batista
07:20 min | Brazil | 2009 | Experimental
When I get lost in the salt desert.
Andromeda - the girl who smoked soap
15:00 min | Brazil | 2009 | Experimental
I can´t change anybody, and even if I could, I would fight to keep the free-will of people who I love.
03:55 min | Brazil/UK | 2009 | Animation
Under the arid and lifeless sky of an utopian metropolis, a top-secret experiment is conducted in a laboratory, developing a machine that enables traveling through the depths of time and space. This machine finds a primitive dimension where there´s a planet whose inhabitants seem to be waiting for it...
09:33 min | Brazil | 2009 | Documentary
Before becoming a plastic artist, still in his adolescence, Paulo Menten was divided between literature and the plastic arts. He eventually chose the latter, though he has never abandoned the former.
Bites of skin
Leonardo Barcelos & Hélio Lauar
14:00 min | Brazil | 2008 | Experimental
The fragility of affective bonds draws uncertainty and helplessness on the human landscape.
20:00 min | Brazil | 2010 | Fiction
Compilation of 20 short films in which plastic and photographic concepts are used to create metaphors between the idea of shadow and the use of the burka – the Islamic black robe that hides women´s bodies and faces.
Once upon a time
09:36 min | Iran | 2009 | Fiction
The beautiful daughter of a man is the most protected treasure of the village. The father, always alert, pushes all men away. But there will always be another, and another...