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2013

Fiction

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1 THE MASS OF MEN
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Length: 17'
Screenwriter: Gabriel Gauchet, Rungano Nyoni
Director: Gabriel Gauchet
Producer: Emily Morgan
Animator: n/a
DOP: Nick Cooke
Sound: Ania Przygoda
Editor: Alice Petit
Production Designer: Will Houghton-Connell
Synopsis:
Richard, an unemployed 55-year-old, arrives 3 minutes late for his appointment at a job centre. An advisor, stifled by the limits of the system she works in, has no choice but to penalise htm for his tardiness. To avoid plunging further into destitution, Richard takes desperate measures. Inspired by the events surrounding the London Riots in 2011 and the subsequent infamous speech made by Prime Minister David Cameron, Mass of Men gives harsh insight into the dangers of repression, disillusionment and apathy
National FIlm and Television School (NFTS) United Kingdom 136
2 THE SWING OF THE COFFIN MAKER
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international film school cologne (ifs) Germany 89
3 YOUR PLACE
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Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM) Germany 60
4 PARVANEH
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: Talkhon Hamzavi
Director: Talkhon Hamzavi
Producer: Master of Arts in Film
Animator: n/a
DOP: Stefan Dux
Sound: Sergio Milliet
Editor: Hannes Rüttimann
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Parvaneh, a young, Afghan migrant is living in a transit centre for asylum in the Swiss mountains. After knowing about her father’s illness, she seeks the city to send money to her family. This is the starting point of various encounters.
Zurich University of the Arts / Department of Performing Arts and Film (ZHdK) Switzerland 55
5 CROSSROADS
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Length: 29'
Screenwriter: Wouter Bouvijn
Director: Wouter Bouvijn
Producer: RITS School of ARTS
Animator: n/a
DOP: Maximiliaan Dierickx
Sound: Gedeon Depauw
Editor: Pieter Smet
Production Designer: Senne De Beul
Synopsis:
Maxime is faced with an uncertain future when his father dies from a genetic disease. He must choose: a genetic test or a leap into the unknown.
Royal Institute for Theatre, Cinema and Sound (RITCS) Belgium 48
6 ELEPHANT
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Length: 9'
Screenwriter: Pablo Larcuen
Director: Pablo Larcuen
Producer: Sergi Casamitjana
Animator: n/a
DOP: Daniel Fernández Abelló
Sound: Pau Xandri
Editor: Antonio Gómez-Pan
Production Designer: Victor Santacana
Synopsis:
Manuel is a mid aged man with a very sad life: he has a boring job, his only friend hates him and his family seems to not care at all about him. Everything changes when Manuel is diagnosed with a very strange illness: he is going to become an elephant.
Cinema and Audiovisual School of Catalonia (ESCAC) Spain 44
7 MY FATHER`S TRUCK
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Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Mauricio Osaki
Director: Mauricio Osaki
Producer: Mauricio Osaki, Pierre de Kerchove
Animator: n/a
DOP: Pierre de Kerchove
Sound: Amy Hartman, Russell Clark, Hoang Thuy
Editor: Mauricio Osaki
Synopsis:
My Father's Truck is a part coming-of-age part road film about 10-year-old Mai Vy as she skips school one day to help her father with his passenger truck for hire. Set along the countryside of Northern Vietnam, Mai Vy is soon confronted with shades of morality and some harsh realities as she learns how things, outside the classroom, really are.
New York University (NYU) United States 39
8-9 HOW I KILLED RABIN
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Length: 17'
Screenwriter: Michael Alalu
Director: Michael Alalu
Producer: Eviatar Brunschtein
Animator: n/a
DOP: Ohad Oz
Sound: n/a
Editor: Rephael Levin
Synopsis:
Itamar, a Jerusalem teenager, lives in the inner game world of "Rules and Fates”. It is 1995, and Itamar longs to reveal his love for Gali, a member of his youth movement. The journey to the peace rally in Tel Aviv on November 4th presents a window of opportunity, but the world of "Rules and Fate" has its own rules and fates.
Sam Spiegel Film and Television School Jerusalem (JSFS) Israel 38
8-9 MAGNESIUM
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: Shady El-Hamus
Director: Sam de Jong
Producer: Beau van Assem, Marloes de Rijke, Alexander Van Damme
Animator: n/a
DOP: Paul Özgür
Sound: Thijmen van der Poll
Editor: Mieneke Kramer
Production Designer: Sanne Schat
Synopsis:
Isabel, a young talented gymnast, stands in front of an important qualification tournament. A couple of days before she faces her last chance to reach the top, she discovers something that will change her life completely. Now she has to make a last effort to reach her final objective.
Netherlands Film Academy (NFA) Netherlands 38
10 THE MOST PRECIOUS
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Length: 28'
Screenwriter: Joseph (Soso) Bliadze
Director: Joseph (Soso) Bliadze
Producer: Joseph (Soso) Bliadze
Animator: n/a
DOP: Dito Dekanosidze
Sound: Irakli Futkaradze, Sandro Nakashidze
Editor: Joseph (Soso) Bliadze
Production Designer: Mariam Chichiveishvili
Synopsis:
The film is about a beggar boy, who lives in non-functioning trolleybus. His regular begging place is opposite the laptop shop. Every day he stands there watching his beloved red laptop. His life changes when “he’s” notebook is bought by a young boy, as a present for his wife.
Theatre and Film Georgia State University (TAFU) Georgia 37
11 BEHIND THE DOOR
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: Adham Elsherif
Director: Adham Elsherif
Producer: Adham Elsherif
Animator: n/a
DOP: Bassam Ibrahim
Sound: Naser Shaaban
Editor: Ahmed Gharib, Islam Amer
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A five years old child left alone in the big house, trying to discover what is behind the door.
High Cinema Institute, Egypt Egypt 34
12 THOUGHTS ABOUT DYING
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Length: 8'
Screenwriter: Jani llomäki, Mikko Parttimaa, Salla Lehtik
Director: Jani llomäki
Producer: Julia Elomäki
Animator: n/a
DOP: Mikko Parttimaa
Sound: Jesse Soini
Editor: Jenny Priiki
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A young boy thinks about dying.
Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Degree Programme in Media Finland 33
13 RAZ AND RADJA
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The Steve Tisch School of Film and Television (TAU) Israel 32
14-15 LIQUIDATION
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Hamburg Media School (HMS) Germany 31
14-15 TO GUARD A MOUNTAIN
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: Tor Hubro Stene
Director: Izer Aliu
Producer: Elisabeth Kvithyll
Animator: n/a
DOP: John-Erling Holmenes Fredriksen
Sound: Jesper Miller
Editor: Alline de Almeida Lande
Production Designer: Ragnhild Juliane Sletta
Synopsis:
The only yearning 12-year-old Isa has for his father to perceive him as a man - and men don't cry.
The Norwegian Film School (NFS) Norway 31
16 MOTHER
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Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Liu Chia-Hsin
Director: Liu Chia-Hsin
Producer: Lin Shih-Ken
Animator: n/a
DOP: Chen Chun-Yu
Sound: Thomas Foguenne
Editor: Hsu Wei-Yoo
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Seven years after the murder of a young girl, two women continue to struggle in the aftermath. Xiangyun, mother of the victim, and Chen Yuan, whose son is the girl's killer, and is being prepared for execution. The approach of Chen's death forces each of the mothers to face their buried grief.
National Taiwan University of Arts (NTUA) Taiwan 26
17 KANYE KANYE
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: Miklas Manneke
Director: Miklas Manneke
Producer: Nelio Frade Da Silva
Animator: n/a
DOP: Charles Hunter Ryder
Sound: Alison Stevens
Editor: Mpho Austin Malema
Synopsis:
The film centre's itself in a small township, where many years ago, two best friends had a childish arguments about which apple is better, the red or the green. The argument lead to the great division within the town, everyone who believed that the red apple would live on the left of a big white line in red houses while everyone who thought green was better would live on right side in green houses.
South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance (AFDA) South Africa 25
18 REZA HASSANI GOES TO THE MALL
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: Sara Zandieh
Director: Sara Zandieh
Producer: Michele De Caro, Mackenzie Luzzi, Andy Bryant
Animator: n/a
DOP: Fortunato Procopio
Sound: Jean Souders
Editor: Rogin Kim, Sara Zandieh
Synopsis:
A recent immigrant journeys to the American cultural mecca that is the mall.
Columbia University United States 23
19-21 AUSCHWITS ON MY MIND
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Met Film School (MFS) United Kingdom 22
19-21 MOMO
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: Teodor Kuhn
Director: Teodor Kuhn
Producer: FTF VŠMU
Animator: n/a
DOP: Denisa Buranová
Sound: Miro Gazi
Editor: Brano Gotthardt
Production Designer: Michal Losonsky
Synopsis:
Momo is about the importance of having a father. A young boy has problems with self-control and finding a purpose in life, and even though they seem almost too hard to solve, they come from not feeling secure by himself.
Academy of Performing Arts / Film and Television Faculty (VSMU) Slovakia 22
19-21 TO REMAIN SILENT
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Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Tancrède Delvolvé, Matthias Couquet
Director: Tancrède Delvolvé
Producer: ESRA
Animator: n/a
DOP: Hugo Rossello
Sound: Steeve Labeau, Kévin Ramassamy, Romain Jallud, Alexandre Coplin
Editor: Elise Vernant
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
As every evening, Souleymane, an immigrant, without papers, cleans the offices of a company. Except that this day there, he is going to be confronted with a a very difficult situation.
ESRA Group France 22
22-23 BEHIND THE MIRRORS
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Length: 12'
Screenwriter: Julio O. Ramos
Director: Julio O. Ramos
Producer: Julio O. Ramos
Animator: n/a
DOP: Philip Klucsarits
Sound: Omar Pareja
Editor: Carlos Marques-Marcet
Production Designer: Andrea Arce Duval
Synopsis:
A young husband, and soon-to-be father, manages a sleazy motel with his wife. When one of the night's customers leaves behind an unexpected mess, the husband's keen eye for opportunity and quick thinking may change their fortunes forever.
University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) United States 20
22-23 PICTURE PERFECT
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: The Tao Twins
Director: Winston Titus Tao
Producer: Ngoc Ho, Bryan Barnes
Animator: n/a
DOP: Andrew Finch
Sound: Tyler Payne
Editor: Tiffany Melvin
Production Designer: Eddie Lopes
Synopsis:
Russell Clayton enters his high school photography competition, to win money for his little sister. But his father sells his camera to local drug dealers.
Chapman University / Dodge College of Film and Media Arts United States 20
24-26 FALLEN
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University of Television and Film Munich (HFF) Germany 18
24-26 HUNGRY MAN
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Length: 18'
Screenwriter: Jordan Prosser
Director: Jordan Prosser
Producer: Steven Mckinnon
Animator: n/a
DOP: David Rusanow
Sound: Sound recordist: Gunay Demirci; Sound designer: Dane Cody
Editor: Tom Wilson, Jordan Prosser
Synopsis:
The story of a man, his tapeworm, and the girl who comes between them.
VCA School of Film and Television / University of Melbourne (VCA) Australia 18
24-26 MAKS
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Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Sara Kern
Director: Sara Kern
Producer: Jožica Blatnik
Animator: n/a
DOP: Uroš Hočevar
Sound: Peter Žerovnik
Editor: Zlatjan Čučkov
Synopsis:
MAKS: I'm going to grandma. I have decided. Good bye.
University of Ljubljana / Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television (AGRFT) Slovenia 18
27-29 JERUSALEM
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Length: 29'
Screenwriter: Nave Antopolsky
Director: Nave Antopolsky
Producer: Nave Antopolsky
Animator: n/a
DOP: Barak Brinker
Sound: Maya Antopolsky
Editor: Vadim Tyutyunin, Nave Antopolsky
Synopsis:
There is a divine quality in Jerusalem, which transcends the holy sites. I look at Jerusalem as a place of encounter. A place where one is faced the most profound questions of life as well as strangers from various backgrounds and beliefs. To look at a stranger and recognize oneself.
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem (BAAD) Israel 17
27-29 ONE SONG
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: Catalina Molina
Director: Catalina Molina
Producer: David Bohun
Animator: n/a
DOP: Klemens Hufnagl
Sound: Laura Endres
Editor: Matthias Halibrand
Production Designer: Nina Salak, Laura Nasmyth
Synopsis:
Father by day and musician by night; as a single parent, Coni barely gets by. A faded photograph is the only reminder of his daughter's mother. But one day, shortly after Coni seems to be over her, she shows up again.
Film Academy Vienna (UMDK) Austria 17
27-29 POINT OF NO RETURN
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Stephanie Olthoff
Director: Stephanie Olthoff
Producer: Daniela Hofele
Animator: n/a
DOP: Francesco Luggeri
Sound: Ina Spang
Editor: Ulrike Tortora
Synopsis:
Late one night in Munich, Germany. Sara Felber (27) enters a police station. She wants to press charges. But still while the policeman is reporting her testimony, the tide is turning...
Macromedia University of Applied Science Germany 17
30-31 ECHO
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: Ela Gas
Director: Ela Gas
Producer: Shane Kelly, Amber Miles
Animator: n/a
DOP: Ela Gas, Colum O' Dwyer
Sound: Niall Conroy
Editor: Mike Heneghan
Production Designer: Amber Miles
Synopsis:
Young Emily enjoys the magic of her childhood: until one day she becomes aware of her grandmothers aging body and is confronted with anxious thoughts of morality.
National Film School / Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT) Ireland 16
30-31 THE MOTHER
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Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica, A.C. (CCC) Mexico 16
32-33 CHLORINE
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Afghanistan 15
32-33 SEREGA
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Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Aleksei Borodachev, Irina Basenko
Director: Irina Basenko
Producer: Mariya Boicova
Animator: n/a
DOP: Yekaterina Orlovskaya
Sound: Yekaterina Ivanova
Editor: Irina Basenko, Alexander Fechadi
Synopsis:
Serega is a botcher and a hoodlum, he lives with a disabled father and a degraded mother. Once his uncle invited him to celebrate his birthday. At the height of the party he finds a photo of a young beautiful woman in whom he recognizes his mother.
Russian State University of Сinematography n.a. S.Gerasimov VGIK Russia 15
34 THE OWL
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: Marta Karwowska
Director: Marta Karwowska
Producer: Anna Wereda, Daniel Wozbinski
Animator: n/a
DOP: Jakub Giza
Sound: Krzysztof Salawa
Editor: Barbara Fronc
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Last days of summer holidays. Owl is eight years old. She has a secret plan - to get to the desolate island. Although the pontoon is leaky, and her parents are busy, she almost makes it.
Polish National Film, Television and Theatre School in Lodz (PWSFTViT) Poland 14
35-37 COULD SEE A PUMA
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Length: 17'
Screenwriter: Eduardo Williams
Director: Eduardo Williams
Producer: n/a
Animator: n/a
DOP: Manuel Bascoy
Sound: Milton Rodríguez
Editor: Eduardo Williams
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
The accident leads a group of young boys from the high roofs of their neighborhood, passing through its destruction, to the deepest of the earth.
Universidad del Cine (UCINE) Argentina 13
35-37 FREE WORLD
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Length: 23'
Screenwriter: Anna Hints
Director: Anna Hints
Producer: Kaspar Ainelo
Animator: n/a
DOP: Tõnis Tuuga
Sound: Ann Reimann
Editor: Marion Koppel
Synopsis:
Eastern Europe is free again. After 50 years of darkness Western light is flowing over the ruins of the Berlin wall. Former refugees are returning to their homeland, which for a long time has existed but as a traumatic memory. There they meet with those who once stayed behind in the dark.
Baltic Film, Media, Art and Communication School of Tallinn University (BFM) Estonia 13
35-37 WAITING FOR THE THAW
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Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Sarah Hirtt
Director: Sarah Hirtt
Producer: INSAS — Atelier de Realisation
Animator: n/a
DOP: Léonidas Arvanitis
Sound: Paul Gautier
Editor: Anna Brunstein
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Long divided siblings meet for the moving of one of them. The atmosphere is tense. Valery, Victor and Vincianne take the road, not knowing that the trip will be hazardous... Waiting for the Thaw is questioning the development of family disagreements in a context of a critical and incongruous situation.
Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle et Techniques de Diffusion (INSAS) Belgium 13
38 NICE TO MEET YOU
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: Diego Aparicio
Director: Diego Aparicio
Producer: Bernardo Séré
Animator: n/a
DOP: Benjamín Delgado
Sound: Hernán Alvarado
Editor: Diego Aparicio
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Martin meets nine years, and hopes to meet his grandfather who does not know a family feud of the past. Nevertheless, Leonardo does get a gift to the family.
Universidad de Buenos Aires / Diseño de Imagen y Sonido FADU (UBA) Argentina 12
39-41 BUSKING
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: Natalia Alexandrova, Georgi Merdzhanov
Director: Plamena Hristova
Producer: National Academy for Theatre & Film Arts (NATFA) “Krustyo Sarafov”, Bulgaria
Animator: Zdravko Keremedchiev
DOP: Plamen Zheliazkov - Flambo
Sound: Daniel Prinov
Editor: Valeria Usheva
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Literally, Busking means performing street music not only for money but for one's pleasure as well. Busking also stands for an opportunity to live out your life the way you want, to be great not in the eyes of others but in your own eyes. Busking is having the courage to admit to ourselves that cars, money and expensive things don't make people happy but are just substitutes for our real needs - love, freedom and... the music in our soul. The kind of music which an over satisfied business woman learns to tr
National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts (NATFA) Bulgaria 11
39-41 PSYKOPOESIS
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Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Petri Eksymä
Director: Jarno Elonen
Producer: Matti Kajander
Animator: n/a
DOP: Hans Barck
Sound: Ville Katajala
Editor: Heikki-Pekka Vaara
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Joel attempts to tackle his personality problems using lucid dream therapy and a baseball bat.
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture / ELO Film School Helsinki Finland 11
39-41 THE DEER
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University of Québec Montréal / School of Media (UQAM) Canada 11
42-43 AFTERGLOW
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Length: 19'
Screenwriter: Kaushal Oza
Director: Kaushal Oza
Producer: Kaushal Oza
Animator: n/a
DOP: Manesh Madhavan
Sound: Tanmoy Basu
Editor: Monisha R Baldawa
Production Designer: Pallavi Bagga, Ramcharantej Labani
Synopsis:
Today is the tenth day after Minocher Mirza's death. And while his widow Meher is trying to come to terms with her personal grief, friends and relatives, according to Parsi customs, make their condolence visits and offer mock sympathy.
Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) India 10
42-43 LET’S NOT CAUSE TROUBLE
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Length: 28'
Screenwriter: Julie Debiton
Director: Julie Debiton
Producer: Marthe Lamy
Animator: n/a
DOP: Quentin Guichard
Sound: Alexis Meynet
Editor: Julie Borvon
Synopsis:
Maybe Maud shouldn't have read the words Elisa couldn't stop herself from writing. Words that create bonds and words that destroy them. The last words.
La Fémis France 10
44-48 ANNALYN
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: Vanja Torp
Director: Maria Eriksson
Producer: Erik Lundqvist, Malin Idevall
Animator: n/a
DOP: Annika Busch
Sound: Andreas Andersson
Editor: Alexandra Liten
Synopsis:
Agnes is not satisfied with her life. She wants a change, but her relationship with her single parent father and dominant girlfriend inhibit her to do something about it. When the father introduces his new wife, Annalyn, everything changes. The same-aged Filipino stepmother helps Agnes see a new path. Soon emerges something that no one could have foreseen.
Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts / Stockholm University of the Arts (SADA) Sweden 9
44-48 DON'T TOUCH THE GROUND
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Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg (FABW) Germany 9
44-48 I HOPE THIS MATCH NEVER ENDS
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: NG Chun Mr, LUK Man Hon Mr, MA Ho Kiu Ms
Director: NG Chun Mr
Producer: TANG Heng Mr
Animator: n/a
DOP: CHUNG Po Wang Mr
Sound: LUK Man Hon Mr
Editor: CHONG Shuk Fong Ms
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Big head’s parents have divorced for a long time. Since then, he has been living with his mother and stepfather in harmony. His father is a stunt man in the film industry and has been coping his living with an unstable income. Big Head always finds it uneasy to see his father in messy situations and financial insecurity. Having to leave for Australia for his study very soon, he tries very hard and finally succeeds in getting a job for his father as a security guard. But all ends up in frustration: his fathe
Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts / School of Film and Television (HKAPA) Hong Kong 9
44-48 THE BLACK SHEEP
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: Marine Chaillan
Director: Camille L'Heritier
Producer: Céline Michelant
Animator: n/a
DOP: Christophe Perraudin
Sound: Quentin Spiess, Lucas Fellous
Editor: Arthur Muller, Damien Delannoy
Production Designer: Céline Michelant, Pierre Legendre
Synopsis:
After several years far from his family, Simon comes back home for a particular matter: the burial of his brother. He meets his parents and other three brothers, but things don't go as he likes.
International Institute of Image and Sound (3IS) France 9
44-48 THE MURMURS
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Length: 18'
Screenwriter: Gastón Andrade Juárez
Director: Gastón Andrade Juárez
Producer: Ángel Linares
Animator: n/a
DOP: Esteban Arrangoiz
Sound: Juan José Rovirosa
Editor: Gastón Andrade Juárez
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
"A hundred meters, above the clouds. More, far beyond everything. You're hiding you, Susan. Hidden in the vastness of God. Where I cannot reach you or see you and where my words cannot reach. "- Pedro Paramo by Juan Rulfo.
National School of Film Arts / National Autonomous University of Mexico (ENAC/UNAM) Mexico 9
49-51 47 ORCHARD STREET
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Westminster Film School / University of Westminster (WFS) United Kingdom 8
49-51 SOUL FOOD
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Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Davide Fortunati
Director: Federico Rodelli
Producer: Milano Scuola di Cinema е Televisione
Animator: n/a
DOP: Carlo Pastaccini, Federico Pagani
Sound: Giulia Paggiarin, Diego Colombo
Editor: Marco Circosta Garcia
Synopsis:
Said is a young Moroccan boy who has recently moved to Italy, where he's experiencing the hardness of life, torn between his brother's arrogance and the street life rules. All this starts changing the moment he meets Carmen, a middle aged chef.
Milano Civica Scuola di Cinema (MCSC) Italy 8
49-51 YELLOW CARS
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Length: 26'
Screenwriter: Mei Hanawa
Director: Mei Hanawa
Producer: Mei Hanawa, Hiroaki Takeda, Shintaro Kasahara
Animator: n/a
DOP: Hiroaki Takeda
Sound: Shintaro Kasahara
Editor: Mei Hanawa
Synopsis:
Sachiko has a sense of inferiority in her face and her life. She would know the secrets of the people around by some freak coincidence. Suddenly, her life began to run in it.
Nihon University Japan 8
52-55 CLOSED CIRCUIT
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Richard Dantas
Director: Nicol Alexander
Producer: Caio Gonçalves
Animator: n/a
DOP: Richard Dantas
Sound: Ivan Costa, Alexandre Scarpelli
Editor: Alan Zilli
Production Designer: Tatiane Takahashi
Synopsis:
Shot exclusively by the point of view of a robbed camera, Close Circuit tells the story of this very camera, going from drug dealers to corrupt policemen, receivers of stolen goods and filmmakers, in a cycle of violence from where the characters can’t escape.
University of São Paulo / School of Communications and Arts / Department of Film, Radio and Television (USP) Brazil 7
52-55 DONG
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Length: 25'
Screenwriter: LI Yushan
Director: LI Yushan
Producer: SHI Yanfang, LI Wenkai
Animator: n/a
DOP: CHEN Shufan, LUO Yuanhao
Sound: LI Shimao
Editor: LI Yushan
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Yang Dong, 12, and Nuannuan, 12, are classmates in a Peking Opera school, starting to learn about and anticipate love. Nuannuan likes Dong, yet Dong is having a curious feeling towards Nuannuan's auntie. Name it affection, love. After several meetings with Nuannuan's auntie, he dreams of his deceased mother. This unreal event brings Dong closer to auntie.
Academy of Film / Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) Hong Kong 7
52-55 DUET DANCE
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Beijing Film Academy (BFA) China 7
52-55 THE HAULIER
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Length: 27'
Director: Marina Uzelac
Producer: Dusan Djokovic
Animator: n/a
DOP: Uros Milutinovic
Sound: Branislav Gelevski
Editor: Milorad Citic
Synopsis:
''The Haulier'' was based on a model of Charon, the carrier of Greek mythology who ferried the dead to the gates of Hades. The haulier is benign and problematic old man who drives an old Volvo, loves movies and his best friend and companion is turtle Flash.
Akademija Umetnosti Serbia 7
56-59 B-DAY
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Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF Germany 6
56-59 LE SOUFFLE COURT
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: Guillaume Legrand
Director: Guillaume Legrand
Producer: Léo Vilarem
Animator: n/a
DOP: Guihem Touzery
Sound: Ben Huff
Editor: Alexandre Donot
Production Designer: Clara Malapa
Synopsis:
Léa loves Arnaud. The young, carefree couple lives in an abandoned school. Didier, a small-time crook, offered this shelter in exchange for their help trafficking a child. Faced with this situation, the young woman hesitates. However, Léa loves Arnaud.
CalArts School of Film/Video (CALARTS) United States 6
56-59 MONIKA
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Length: 11'
Screenwriter: Erpur Sigurðarson, Guðrún Helga Sváfnisdóttir
Director: Guðrún Helga Sváfnisdóttir
Producer: Hrefna Hagalín, Guðrún Helga Sváfnisdóttir
Animator: n/a
DOP: Atli Kristófer Pétursson
Sound: Atli Kristófer Pétursson
Editor: Atli Kristófer Pétursson
Synopsis:
Monika has always been a model citizen, daughter, wife, student and employee. But she fights it when the perfection seems complete. She realises that everything up to this point has been valued on a dull scale, grades, other peoples opinion, pay checks. She starts on a tough spiritual journey, but in the end it is worth it.
Icelandic Film School (IFS) Iceland 6
56-59 TANGO IN THREE SPACES AND THREE CHARACTERS
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Length: 19'
Screenwriter: Strahinja Savić
Director: Strahinja Savić
Producer: Nevena Pavlović, Vladimir Dudar
Animator: n/a
DOP: Aleksandra Martinović
Sound: Sofija Jovanov
Editor: Sara Santini
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A film student has a task to make a film with three characters in three spaces, with maximum duration of 15 minutes. Looking for inspiration, he ends up in the Cinematheque, at the screening of "The Last Tango in Paris" and there meets a girl who attracts his attention. From then on, the student begins to direct their relationship, both in his imagination and in reality, as a creative response to the task he's trying to solve.
FDU - Fakultet Dramskih Umetnosti Serbia 6
60-61 JUANA
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Universidad Iberoamericana Mexico City (IBERO) Mexico 5
60-61 THE CAMP IN RAZOARE
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National University of Theatre and Film (UNATC) Romania 5
62-68 DOUBLE HAPPINESS
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Puttnam School of Film & Animation / LASALLE College of the Arts (LCA) Singapore 4
62-68 EAT
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: Moritz Krämer
Director: Patrick Jasim
Producer: Ines Berwing
Animator: n/a
DOP: Moritz Krämer
Sound: Schreiber, Jana Klinge
Editor: Alberto Sanchez, Luciana Bass Vanessa
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A photo shoot. The model, Helen, feels uneasy. Back in the changing room she makes a surprising discovery. Everything around her is edible - the chair, the TV, the walls...
German Film and Television Academy Berlin (DFFB) Germany 4
62-68 ECLIPSE
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Film Department/cinéma du réel - Geneva School of Art and Design (HEAD) Switzerland 4
62-68 EVERY GIRL BUT ME
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Trailer
Length: 13'
Screenwriter: Julia Kirszman
Director: Natalia Dolensky
Producer: Georgina Baisch, Cecilia Salim
Animator: n/a
DOP: Aylén López
Sound: Estanislao López
Editor: Lucio Rodríguez Muñoz
Production Designer: Constanza Gatti
Synopsis:
Marina, a young woman constantly harassed by her multiple personalities, had a fight with her boyfriend, Ruben. She wants to forget, but her multiple personalities convince her to return to him.
National School of Film Experimentation and Production (ENERC) Argentina 4
62-68 HAVEN
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: Inês Teixeira, Joana Magalhães, Luís Nunes
Director: Luís Nunes
Producer: Manuel Guerra
Animator: n/a
DOP: Leone Niel
Sound: Nuno Pontes
Editor: Manuel Guerra, Miguel Cravo
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
“Haven” is the story of Rocío, a young girl who at the summer returns to the fishing village where she was born, a place she didn’t visited since the tragedy that made her leave.
Lisbon Theatre and Film School (ESTC) Portugal 4
62-68 MY HEART
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ENSAV France 4
62-68 OPEN CALL
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Trailer
Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Jiri Volek
Director: Jiri Volek
Producer: Tomas Smrcek, Oldrich Havelka
Animator: n/a
DOP: Marek Dvorak
Sound: Adam Lanci
Editor: Lenka Hojkova
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Film about emotional isolation of two young girlfriends. To the town is coming modeling agency looking for new faces. Last chance to escape from the boredom of everyday life.
Film and Television School / Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU) Czech Republic 4
69-76 BEATITUDES
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Trailer
Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Aristotelis Maragkos, Tom Floyd
Director: Aristotelis Maragkos
Producer: Aristotelis Maragkos
Animator: n/a
DOP: Giorgos Kokkalis
Sound: Vasilis Demkas, Giorgos Papgeorgiou
Editor: Aristotelis Maragkos
Production Designer: Rebecca E. Marshall
Synopsis:
A doctor on his last day of retirement - his children have migrated to another country and everyone in Athens is preoccupied with the violent riots on the streets. He shelters in discussions with dead friends and family who comment on his life as he tries to make choices about his future.
London Film School (LFS) United Kingdom 3
69-76 DRIFTING BOAT
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Length: 27'
Screenwriter: Rohitaswa Mukherjee
Director: Rohitaswa Mukherjee
Producer: Sanjaya Pattanayak
Animator: n/a
DOP: Ramanuj Dutta
Sound: Nilotpal
Editor: Avik Mondal
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A fairytale about a small coastal village and the people living there. It has a linear documentation of their day to day monotonous life with the help of few subtle abstractions. With those subtle abstractions, every character of this fairytale gives birth of freedom to their internal wings of desire …and life goes on.
Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI) India 3
69-76 FAIR FIGHT
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Ma'aleh School of Film, Television and the Arts (MAALE) Israel 3
69-76 MURA
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Trailer
Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Ben Pace
Director: Ben Pace
Producer: Katri H Vanhatalo
Animator: n/a
DOP: Julian Schwanitz
Sound: Walter Rindone
Editor: Ben Pace, Umberto Denaro
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Nino is a retiring mafia boss isolated from the world in a small attic. A family stumbles upon the mafia bosses hiding place trying to find a new house to squat without knowing that they have a cohabitant.
Screen Academy Scotland (SAS) United Kingdom 3
69-76 MY DEAR
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Istanbul Kultur University (IKU) Turkey 3
69-76 ORDINARY THURSDAY
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: Jela Rodoni
Director: Jela Rodoni
Producer: Akademia e Filmit dhe Multimedias Marubi / Eol Çashku
Animator: n/a
DOP: Ermir Begeja
Sound: Nardi Beqiri
Editor: Nardi Beqiri, Jela Rodoni
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Accidentally on a Thursday, while playing, Egla finds out that she lives in a very aggressive city.
Academy of Film and Multimedia Marubi (AFMM) Albania 3
69-76 SNOW
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Trailer
Length: 27'
Screenwriter: Josip Žuvan
Director: Josip Žuvan
Producer: Marko Sušac
Animator: n/a
DOP: Vedran Rapo
Sound: Daniel Pejić, Martin Semenčić, Borna Buljević
Editor: Borna Buljević
Production Designer: Sandra Hrenar
Synopsis:
When his daughter finds a job at an Internet portal, Ante visits her, carrying a bagful of food, so that she could treat her colleagues at work. Instead of the expected get-together with his daughter, he ends up enjoying night life with his friend, a taxi driver.
Academy of Dramatic Art Zagreb (ADU) Croatia 3
69-76 THE CHAUFFEUR
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Trailer
Length: 2'
Screenwriter: Perttu Inkilä, Tuomas Kohvakka
Director: Perttu Inkilä
Producer: Swati Goyal
Animator: n/a
DOP: Tuomas Kohvakka
Sound: Jani Hietanen
Editor: Perttu Inkilä
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Set in 1960s Helsinki, The Chauffeur tells the humorous and poignant story of a driver on his way to pick up an important passenger - and his idol - Bob Dylan.
Metropolia University of Applied Sciences (MUAS) Finland 3
77-81 CHANGE?
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Trailer
Length: 12'
Screenwriter: Glenn Saitch
Director: Luke Wright
Producer: Andy Gallanders
Animator: n/a
DOP: Theo Hall
Sound: Tudor Gillham
Editor: James Rogers
Production Designer: Tammy Greenland, Lucy May, Jamie Shakespeare
Synopsis:
Lisa, goes into care after her Mother passes away, but soon finds herself isolated and alone. Mouse, a young homeless man, inspires Lisa to drastically break free from the shackles of her situation. However, homelessness soon exacts its price, and Lisa is further alienated from society and in greater danger.
University of South Wales (NFS/USW) United Kingdom 2
77-81 DEMONS
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Trailer
Length: 13'
Screenwriter: Sara Cano, Elfas Espinosa
Director: Miguel Azurmendi
Producer: Thamar Cármenes
Animator: n/a
DOP: Carlos de Miguel
Sound: Sergio Gonzalez
Editor: Vicky Lammers
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Javi, Fer and Miguel are three friends who roam the city looking for fun. Tonight they have prepared something special.
ECAM (The Madrid Film School) Spain 2
77-81 THE VIEWERS
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Trailer
Length: 18'
Screenwriter: Pierre-Loup Docteur
Director: Pierre-Loup Docteur
Producer: Michel Coteret
Animator: n/a
DOP: The students of ens louis-lumiere - cinema department - class 2013
Sound: Charlie Cabocel
Editor: Christian Billette
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
The Viewers is a movie about a young photographer and an actress on the decline, separated by a two way mirror, and the weird relationship that grows between them...
ENS Louis-Lumière France 2
77-81 TO DREAM AWAY
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Length: 5'
Screenwriter: Tan Si En
Director: Tan Si En
Producer: Tan Si En, Adam Choong
Animator: n/a
DOP: Adam Choong
Sound: Adam Choong
Editor: Tan Si En, Adam Choong
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
An ordinary office worker grows disillusioned with his tedious life. The ocean offers a metaphysical release that tempts him.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic / School of Film & Media Studies Singapore 2
77-81 YELLOW ROSE
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Trailer
Length: 12'
Screenwriter: Adélia Jeveaux
Director: Adélia Jeveaux
Producer: Juliana Sá, Rafael Bokor
Animator: n/a
DOP: Lucas Stirling
Sound: Pedro Saboya Burgos, Luanne Araújo
Editor: Raquel Gandra
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A posthumous dream of a boy who dies in his school’s pool and tries to understand what happened.
PUC-Rio Department of Social Communication - Cinema Brazil 2
82 UNSETTLED
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University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts (USC) United States 1
83-99 APART
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Length: 9'
Screenwriter: Sarah Nelson
Director: Sarah Nelson
Producer: Erin Wukitsch
Animator: n/a
DOP: Kate Johnson
Sound: Jordan Miller
Editor: Sarah Nelson
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
An experimental/abstract short film about the experience and emotional journey of facing your own death at the age of 21. The themes of death, shock, denial, anger, validation and eventual catharsis are explored through the use of color, sound and symbolic imagery.
American University United States 0
83-99 BAWDI
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Whistling Woods International (WWI) India 0
83-99 BLACKBIRD
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Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Andrew Dena
Director: Andrew Dena
Producer: Clare Kosinski
Animator: n/a
DOP: Corey Benson Powers
Sound: Jenna Timmerman
Editor: Jason Robert Becker
Production Designer: Chesney Gregorie
Synopsis:
DAWN, an aspiring young artist longs to escape her small town life. A product of a broken home, she finds outlets, both positive and self-destructive, to channel her anguish. A life-changing day ends with a late night encounter that forces Dawn to rethink her perceptions of the past.
Columbia College Chicago (CCC) United States 0
83-99 BLIND MICE
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Walter Lawry
Director: Walter Lawry
Producer: Walter Lawry
Animator: n/a
DOP: Joe Lawry
Sound: Nigel Foster, Denby Strange
Editor: Walter Lawry
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
In the small Auckland drug scene, a young woman, Jules, finds her life complicated by an unwanted pregnancy. By oscillating between two drug dealers; a younger buyer, Ollie, and her older lover and supplier, Chase, she looks for a male figure to support her.
University of Auckland (UoA) New Zealand 0
83-99 BOOMERANG
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Length: 26'
Screenwriter: Jovania d'Almeida, Sylvana Houessou, Imelda Boko
Director: Jovania d'Almeida
Producer: ISMA
Animator: n/a
DOP: Aurel Adomou
Sound: Jeffrey Gomez
Editor: Fruidacher Bidiafou
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Aisha, 17 years old Muslim girl wants to know her real father, but her mother did not give her the chance. She harassed raped and enceintes by her teacher turns out to be her real father.
Higher Institute of Audiovisual Training (ISMA) Benin 0
83-99 CHAMELEON
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: Julia Ingo
Director: Julia Ingo
Producer: Vera Sui
Animator: n/a
DOP: Mikael Gustafsson
Sound: Irene Poutanen
Editor: Julia Ingo
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
A story about two friends, who have drifted apart for a few years. One summer day they meet again, to confront their relationship and to see if there is a way back to friendship.
ARCADA University of Applied Sciences Department of Culture and Communication / Media Culture Finland Finland 0
83-99 COUNTERFEITERS
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Loyola Marymount University / School of Film and Television (LMU) United States 0
83-99 DEEP BREATH
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Length: 11'
Screenwriter: Claudia Kovàcs
Director: Claudia Kovàcs
Producer: Anna Udvardy, Miklòs Bosnyàk
Animator: n/a
DOP: Claudia Kovàcs
Sound: Jòzsef Pòtàri
Editor: Lili Makk
Production Designer: Lörinc Boros
Synopsis:
Have you ever found yourself in an unknown medium? Have you already felt that suddenly you were left no legs to stand on? That the time has come to open your curiosity and leave behind everything accustomed? Then you focus all your energies to take a deep breath and make a move into the unknown.
University of Theatre and Film Arts Budapest (SzFE) Hungary 0
83-99 FREDDY
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St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television (SPUFT) Russia 0
83-99 HANKIKANTO
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Trailer
Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Katja Niemi
Director: Katja Niemi
Producer: Risto Hypponen
Animator: n/a
DOP: Eemi Lehto
Sound: Aleksi Tegel
Editor: Rami Airola
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Film tells about the sorrow and regret after the wrong and irrevocable choice.
Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) Arts Academy / Degree Programme in Film and Media Finland 0
83-99 IN VITRO
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Hellenic Cinema and Television School Stavrakos (HCTSS) Greece 0
83-99 MARIA
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Trailer
Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Mariana Marques
Director: Mariana Marques
Producer: Simon Bolton-Gabrielson
Animator: n/a
DOP: Tomaso Aramani
Sound: Álvaro Melo
Editor: James Gover
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
In an environment of traditions and taboos newlywed Maria tries to deal with love and loss at the same time she tries to find her own voice.
Northern Film School / Leeds Beckett University (NFS/LBU) United Kingdom 0
83-99 MOLLY UNDER THE MOON
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Trailer
Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Blake Engel, Zach Strum
Director: Zach Strum
Producer: Nick Hoisington
Animator: n/a
DOP: Preller Chambers
Sound: Alex Nomick, Tom Hauser
Editor: Gen Liu
Production Designer: Jenny Ford
Synopsis:
Hidden deep in a forest, a sculptor waits amongst his statues for his girlfriend, Molly. Their rendezvous is cut short when the statues come to life by the light of the moon and the sculptor has to decide whether his passion lies in his work or in his love.
University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) United States 0
83-99 OFF TO THE RACES
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Boston University / Department of Film and Television United States 0
83-99 STUDIO BEYROUTH
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Institut d'études scéniques, audiovisuelles et cinématographiques (IESAV) Lebanon 0
83-99 THE NEEDLE OF THE BUTTERFLY
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Gonzalo Lugo
Director: Gonzalo Lugo
Producer: Gabriela Priori
Animator: n/a
DOP: Cchima Lediva
Sound: Hernán Montemuiño
Editor: Gonzalo Lugo
Production Designer: n/a
Synopsis:
Post-apocalyptic future, a couple is caught in a voluntary confinement. The man has been transformed into an automaton, a slave to the logic and try to follow his wife pair in its evolution.
Film School of Uruguay (ECU) Uruguay 0
83-99 THE SECRET ACCORDING ANTONIO BOTTO
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Trailer
Length: 12'
Screenwriter: Rita Filipe, Maria João Freitas, João Rebelo Pinto
Director: Rita Filipe, Maria Azevedo
Producer: Ana Armas, Daniella Bessa
Animator: n/a
DOP: Miguel Reis, André Mendes
Sound: André Mendes, Leonardo Mascarenhas
Editor: Cátia Mendes
Production Designer: Mariana Neto
Synopsis:
Two poets Antonio Botto and Fernando Pessoa, exchange fictitious love letters. Fernando writes beneath his own heteronym, Manuel de Andrade, while Botto writes down his own behalf. But the letters display a different path.
Universidade Lusófona / Film and Media Arts Department (ULHT) Portugal 0


Documentary

Place Title School Country Points
1 AFTER
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Lukasz Konopa
Producer: Lukasz Konopa
Animator: n/a
DOP: Pawel Chorzepa
Sound: Filipe Paszkiewicz
Editor: Carmela landoli
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
After is a film about contemporary life in Auschwitz. In an observation from dusk till dawn, it portrays the theatre of everyday life around the grim confines and captures the energies and activities of a world fascinated by this former concentration camp.
National FIlm and Television School (NFTS) United Kingdom 55
2 MEETING MY FATHER KASPER HOJHAT
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Length: 29'
Screenwriter: Lea Glob, Tone Mygind Rostbøll
Director: Lea Glob
Producer: Mikkel Jersin N.
Animator: n/a
DOP: Nadim Carlsen
Sound: Bo Asdal
Editor: Thor Ochsner
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
I never met my father. All I knew was that he was a handsom man with a red beard and a big ship tattooed on his chest. One day, I was told that he had died. He committed suicide after 14 years in prison. This is the film about my father, a bank robber and magician, and about how I got to know him backwards.
National Film School of Denmark (DDF) Denmark 33
3-4 PREVIOUS SCENES
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Length: 29'
Screenwriter: Aleksandra Maciuszek
Director: Aleksandra Maciuszek
Producer: Kenia Salas
Animator: n/a
DOP: Javier Labrador
Sound: Raymel Casamayor
Editor: Lorenzo Mora
Synopsis:
Chronicle of the daily life in an old house, where a grandfather has to take care of his small grandson and it self. One week passes and anything is same again.
International School of Film and TV (EICTV) Cuba 32
3-4 THE FIVE ELEMENTS
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Mohan K. Valasala
Producer: Sanjaya Pattanayak
Animator: n/a
DOP: Sunny Lahiri
Sound: Iman Chakraborty
Editor: Charitra Raj Gupta
Production Designer : Prosenjit Ghosh, Subhash Chandra Jha
Synopsis:
The permanence of elements defines the basic character of any space. A space may have a tendency towards being incoherent for the average human perception. In contrast, for everyday inhabitants the seemingly uninhabitable space becomes a part of their accustomed daily life. The presence of elements coupled with the routine of the inhabitants from the crux of ‘Panchabhuta’.
Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI) India 32
5 FEMME DE LA RUE
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: Sofie Peeters
Director: Sofie Peeters
Producer: RITS School of ARTS
Animator: n/a
DOP: Sofie Peeters, Steve Thielemans
Sound: SD Willems
Editor: Frank Nieuwenhuis, Steve Thielemans
Synopsis:
Two years ago, Sofie Peeters moved to Brussels. She was faced with a very frustrating phenomenon. On a daily basis, she was treated with disregard by strange men in the streets: cheap attempts to flirt, sexist roaring, intimidating persecutions,... Sofie decided to make a film about this. She caught the sexism on tape,confronted the offenders and questioned women about how they deal with this problem. The result: 'Femme de la rue'
Royal Institute for Theatre, Cinema and Sound (RITCS) Belgium 30
6 TASTES LIKE CHICKEN?
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Ana Durães, Quico Meirelles
Director: Quico Meirelles
Producer: Eduardo Prado
Animator: Carol Meirelles, Marcelo Souza
DOP: Cauê Laratta
Sound: Alan Zilli
Editor: Alison Zago
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
In a factory farm a chicken has a vision: she becomes aware of the wheels that rule her life and destiny. Even cloistered among millions of chickens who don´t share her anguish, she believes a different life is possible.
University of São Paulo / School of Communications and Arts / Department of Film, Radio and Television (USP) Brazil 29
7 THE HIGH PRICE OF GOLD
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Met Film School (MFS) United Kingdom 26
8 JUST AS I REMEMBER
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Length: 17'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Andrew Moir
Producer: Andrew Moir
Animator: n/a
DOP: Andrew Jeffrey
Sound: Emily Goode
Editor: Rachel McParland
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Filmmaker Andrew Moir juxtaposes the experience of two men with ALS – Brad, a father of three men in early stages of the disease and his own father, who is almost completely paralyzed. The result is a compassionate but unsentimental meditation on parenting – specifically, how the desire to look after and protect one’s children can survive even the most diminished physical capabilities.
School of Image Arts / Ryerson University Canada 25
9 THE RABBI`S DAUGHTER
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Ma'aleh School of Film, Television and the Arts (MAALE) Israel 20
10 CLOWN MEDICINE
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Ida Lindgren
Producer: Ida Lindgren
Animator: n/a
DOP: Ida Lindgren, Annika Busch
Sound: Calle Budde Roos
Editor: Julian Antell
Synopsis:
At Astrid Lindgrens Children's Hospital we meet three children whose lives are all about examinations, treatment, and surgery. But there is also another world...the hospital clown's world. The clowns live in hidden rooms below the hospital. In encountering the children much laughter, imagination and dreams come alive.
Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts / Stockholm University of the Arts (SADA) Sweden 18
11-12 CRUMBS
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Length: 22'
Screenwriter: Dante Greeff, Richard Gregory
Director: Dante Greeff, Richard Gregory
Producer: Mauritz Grundlingh, Cisca Meyer, Tristram Atkins
Animator: n/a
DOP: Nicola Geldenhuys
Sound: Nicola Geldenhuys
Editor: Donald Leitch
Synopsis:
Crumbs is the, David versus Goliath story of Imraahn Mukaddam; a bread reseller who blew the whistle on bread price-fixing in South Africa. The documentary explores the turmoil Imraahn faces taking on the corporate food machine in the quest for social justice.
South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance (AFDA) South Africa 16
11-12 ROGALIK
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Polish National Film, Television and Theatre School in Lodz (PWSFTViT) Poland 16
13 DAY OF KNOWLEDGE
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Length: 20'
Screenwriter: Evelina Gokinayeva
Director: Evelina Gokinayeva
Producer: Evelina Gokinayeva
Animator: n/a
DOP: Chris Behn
Sound: Evelina Gokinayeva
Editor: Evelina Gokinayeva
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
On September 1st, 2004, armed Chechen and Ingush terrorists attacked a school in the small Russian town of Beslan. They held over 1,000 children, parents and teachers hostage, without food or water, for three days. In this social documentary, four survivors share their accounts of the tragic three-day ordeal.
School of Visual Arts United States 12
14 BAKING ALASKA
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Kari Barber
Producer: Kari Barber
Animator: n/a
DOP: Kari Barber
Sound: Tom Fish
Editor: Tom Fish, Nico Colombant, Kari Barber
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
After their father's death two American sisters from the South pursue a dream of opening a bakery in Alaska. Kathy and Jackie, in their fifties, leave behind their office jobs to take on this quest with their widowed mother. They'll face the challenges of chilly locals and working with family.
American University United States 11
15 A TWIST IN THE FABRIC OF SPACE
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Length: 27'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Morgan Knibbe
Producer: Beau van Assem, Alexander Van Damme
Animator: n/a
DOP: David Boudestein
Sound: Vincent Sinceretti
Editor: Xander Nijsten
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
After our birth we try to get a grip on life and collectively create a prison of complex structures. Deep inside, primitive urges want to break loose.
Netherlands Film Academy (NFA) Netherlands 9
16-20 A DAY OF LIFE
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Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Jan Látal
Director: Jan Látal
Producer: FAMU
Animator: n/a
DOP: Jan Látal
Sound: Jan Látal
Editor: David Mencel
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Portrait of man through all things he owns.
Film and Television School / Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU) Czech Republic 8
16-20 COSMOS
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Baltic Film, Media, Art and Communication School of Tallinn University (BFM) Estonia 8
16-20 IN STEP WITH THE TIME
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: Anton Partalev
Director: Anton Partalev
Producer: National Academy for Theatre & Film Arts (NATFA) “Krustyo Sarafov”
Animator: n/a
DOP: Milen Kolev
Sound: Anton Partalev
Editor: Anton Partalev
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The monument of the Soviet Army in the centre of Sofia divides the society since it has been built. For some it is a monument celebrating a liberating army, for others one of an invader. One morning the city woke up to a monument covered in American super heroes. And in an instant the old illusion was erased and a new one was revealed. Embodiment of the Bulgarian politics, that claims to be “in step with the time”.
National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts (NATFA) Bulgaria 8
16-20 NO CLOSET ISSUE
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Length: 25'
Screenwriter: Katarína Hlinčíková
Director: Katarína Hlinčíková
Producer: FTF VŠMU
Animator: n/a
DOP: Denisa Buranová
Sound: Ján Hanušovský
Editor: Peter Morávek
Production Designer : Martina Čerňáková, Viliam Štrelinger
Synopsis:
If we want to get to know the country and the mentality of people, we travel. We see the land, its state. How people and bureaucracy behave to the environment shows a lot about the level of culture.
Academy of Performing Arts / Film and Television Faculty (VSMU) Slovakia 8
16-20 THE CASTAWAYS
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Length: 23'
Screenwriter: François Abdelnour
Director: François Abdelnour
Producer: Mark Zaidelson
Animator: n/a
DOP: Antonin Desse
Sound: Renaud Bajeux, Francois Abdelnour
Editor: Vincent Gaudin, Vincent Le Port
Synopsis:
A group of men that we know nothing and that nobody understands a train which cuts through the cold night. A trip to a mysterious quest.
La Fémis France 8
21-22 BOUCHBENNERSCH OTTO-HOW TO TREAT DIFFERENTNESS
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Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM) Germany 7
21-22 MONTECILFONE (CB)
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: C.Salvi, P.Maffio, L.Apolli
Director: C.Salvi, P.Maffio, L.Apolli
Producer: Milano Scuola di Cinema е Televisione
Animator: n/a
DOP: Claudio Salvi, Lorenzo Apolli
Sound: Pietro Maffio, Lorenzo Apolli
Editor: Claudio Salvi, Lorenzo Apolli
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A journey diary inside the everyday life of a small village, an Arbresh enclave in Italy. Wandering around without a plan, the film directors discover that despite the transformations taking over in the community's life, the need of storytelling and of experience exchanges is still alive.
Milano Civica Scuola di Cinema (MCSC) Italy 7
23-30 BRONSKY
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St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television (SPUFT) Russia 6
23-30 CONSTITUCIÓN
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Length: 28'
Screenwriter: Natalia Ardissone, Jimena Cantero
Director: Natalia Ardissone, Jimena Cantero
Producer: Natalia Ardissone, Jimena Cantero
Animator: n/a
DOP: Axel Rosito, Ardissone, Jimena Cantero
Sound: Jeremias Sosa
Editor: Natalia Ardissone, Jimena Cantero
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Constitution, a slum in the city of Buenos Aires, is portrayed from characters who came from very different points. The meeting places are Dominican hair salons and a boxing gym located under the train station. In this daily live underground, trainers, amateurs and professionals. A few blocks away, a new wave of Dominican immigrants settled the neighborhood hair salon. Among scissors, curlers and meticulous cuts share their customs and nostalgia for the homeland. This mixture of trades and dreams, character
Universidad de Buenos Aires / Diseño de Imagen y Sonido FADU (UBA) Argentina 6
23-30 IF I WASN`T BORN
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Hendrik Schäfer
Producer: Charles Eric Breitkreuz, Hendrik Schafer
Animator: Hendrik Schäfer
DOP: Hendrik Schäfer
Sound: Ferdinand Engender, Jonathan Schorr
Editor: Hendrik Schäfer
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
"If I wasn't born" takes a deep look into the film makers' photographic album. It's a journey through personal years during the last years of the GDR and Fall of the Wall. The film asks about life's possibilities and those of a young mother without a son.
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg (FABW) Germany 6
23-30 IN REAL LIFE
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Length: 16'
Director: Juri Mazumdar
Animator: n/a
DOP: Lucia Alessi
Sound: Juri Mazumdar
Editor: Juri Mazumdar
Synopsis:
I.R.L. - in real life is an Essay on Online-Gaming-Addiction. Via a chatinterview, the obscure main character "plumpudding" takes us on a short and intense journey through her world, juggling between reality and virtuality. The film is based on a real skype-chat.
ZeLIG - School for Documentary, Television and New Media Italy 6
23-30 MEN AT SEA
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University of Québec Montréal / School of Media (UQAM) Canada 6
23-30 SAM HUI YAT
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Length: 22'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: HO Chung Ken Mr
Producer: YAU Hawk Sau Mr
Animator: n/a
DOP: CHAU Nim Wa Mr
Sound: LUI Shi Pang Mr
Editor: SO Ka Ue Ms
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Sam Hui Yat is an old-fashioned Chinese Dim Sum Restaurant located in the Western district. Inside Sam Hui Yat, historical decoration is still preserved. The owners of Sam Hui Yat are the main and only staffs working in the restaurant. Besides, the old customers find the restaurant a relaxing place and they enjoy chatting with somebody sitting beside even they do not know each other. The documentary captures the old good pals in Sam Hui Yat in a day.
Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts / School of Film and Television (HKAPA) Hong Kong 6
23-30 TAILINGS
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Length: 12'
Screenwriter: Sam Price-Waldman
Director: Sam Price-Waldman
Producer: Sam Price-Waldman
Animator: Joe Sill
DOP: Chris Cresci, Sam Price-Waldman
Sound: Sam Price-Waldman
Editor: Sam Price-Waldman
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Outside the snowy town of grants, New Mexico, is a 22 million ton pile of highly radioactive uranium waste, known as tailings.
Chapman University / Dodge College of Film and Media Arts United States 6
23-30 THE CLOWN`S SON
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Westminster Film School / University of Westminster (WFS) United Kingdom 6
31 BENJAMIN
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Length: 29'
Screenwriter: Katarina Morano
Director: Katarina Morano
Producer: Jožica Blatnik
Animator: n/a
DOP: Maksimiljan Sušnik
Sound: Tristan Peloz
Editor: Jan Lovše
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The Documentary follows 12 year old autist named Benjamin. He isn't trapped in social norms and learned behavioral patterns, so his guidance in life is through what he feels. Benjamin is authentic and direct, but people quite often misunderstand him. He loves trains and numbers so he spends lots of time at the Ljubljana train station with his mother Maja. Maja drives the city bus, which is not only her work, but also relaxation. She is the link between Benjamin and his brother Tadej, who loves Benjamin, but
University of Ljubljana / Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television (AGRFT) Slovenia 5
32-37 OMA RANDA
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Length: 13'
Screenwriter: Natalia Silukova
Director: Natalia Silukova
Producer: Tanya Nelson
Animator: n/a
DOP: Sasha Kallistova
Sound: Ilya Flyarkovskiy
Editor: Sasha Kallistova
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The film represents the life of a hidden from extraneous eyes karelian-tverskaya village where people share one desire – preserve their culture. They are gathering for a feast in this half-abandoned village.
GITR FILM & TELEVISION SCHOOL Russia 4
32-37 ONCE YOUNG AND SLENDER
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Length: 2'
Screenwriter: Salla Lehtikangas
Director: Salla Lehtikangas
Producer: Salla Lehtikangas
Animator: n/a
DOP: Jari A. Juvani
Sound: Salla Lehtikangas
Editor: Salla Lehtikangas
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A small, big film on self-confidence and the body-image of women.
Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Degree Programme in Media Finland 4
32-37 SINGLE PLAYER
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The Steve Tisch School of Film and Television (TAU) Israel 4
32-37 THE BATTLE OF THE JAZZ GUITARIST
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University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) United States 4
32-37 THE COST OF LIVING
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Beijing Film Academy (BFA) China 4
32-37 TRACK BY TRACK
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Length: 16'
Screenwriter: Anna Moot-Levin
Director: Anna Moot-Levin
Producer: Anna Moot-Levin
Animator: n/a
DOP: Anna Moot-Levin
Sound: Anna Moot-Levin
Editor: Anna Moot-Levin
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A young sketch artist with autism journeys from the world of his imagination into adulthood.
Stanford University United States 4
38-42 DARK SHADES OF SHADOW
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Length: 21'
Screenwriter: Harel Ben-Nun
Director: Harel Ben-Nun
Producer: Shira Itzhaki
Animator: n/a
DOP: Harel Ben-Nun, Yaron Ben-Nun, Maayan Oren
Sound: Ophir Lokay
Editor: Harel Ben-Nun, Renana Neuman, Alona Goldberg
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
"The Skies. The Limit" is a documentary about a son who tries to understand the influence of his relationship with his father (an Israeli myth) on his life and choices.
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem (BAAD) Israel 3
38-42 FIRE!
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Tonći Gaćina
Producer: Tonći Gaćina, Anita Bastašić
Animator: n/a
DOP: Tonći Gaćina
Sound: Višeslav Laboš
Editor: Bojan Perić
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Another summer starts for the firefighters of Dalmatian Zagora. The camera merely witnesses their ordinary daily routines while fire follows them trough their lives: it brings food on their tables, they relate to it in different ways and they fight it...
Academy of Dramatic Art Zagreb (ADU) Croatia 3
38-42 FROM MONDAY TO MONDAY
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Length: 30'
Screenwriter: Vakhtang Jajanidze
Director: Vakhtang Jajanidze
Producer: Dato Janelidze
Animator: n/a
DOP: Vakhtang Jajanidze
Sound: Nino Tevdorashvili
Editor: Sandro Khutsishvili
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Story of a lady, teaching in one of the schools of Tbilisi. Issues and challenges of her daily life in Georgian reality.
Theatre and Film Georgia State University (TAFU) Georgia 3
38-42 OUT INTO THE WOODS
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Length: 13'
Screenwriter: Jussi Lehtomäki
Director: Jussi Lehtomäki
Producer: Mikko Peltonen
Animator: n/a
DOP: Hannu Käki
Sound: Tuukka Nikkilä
Editor: Niina Vornanen
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Once upon a time a poor woodcutter lived with his wife and two children in a small cottage next to a great forest. The boy was called Hansel and the girl Gretel. Do you know this old story by the brothers of Grimm? Out into the Woods takes the audience in the middle of a storytelling moment, and sends the viewer on a journey into the dark woods.
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture / ELO Film School Helsinki Finland 3
38-42 THROUGH THE LENS OF INKEDKENNY
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Denize Galiao, Marie Elisa Scheidt
Producer: Claudia Gama
Animator: n/a
DOP: Jerome Hof
Sound: Oliver Leger
Editor: Volker Giitlein
Synopsis:
InkedKenny is a photographer who has a special point of view on his models. He shapes the universe of homosexual Bear Community of Montreal by taking pictures of muscular men who embody a certain ideal of beauty. Those photos underline their masculinity. What appears at first glance to be a pure body cult is a source of strength in a extraordinary fate.
University of Television and Film Munich (HFF) Germany 3
43-45 HOME
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Length: 11'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Matthew Kennedy
Producer: Matthew Kennedy
Animator: n/a
DOP: Matthew Kennedy
Sound: Matthew Kennedy
Editor: Matthew Kennedy
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Home, a journey through the subconscious exploring place and memory from the perspective of a newly landed Chinese immigrant in Canada. This short alternative documentary follows Chun Yan as she travels both physically and metaphorically from her past into the present. From China to Canada, Chun Yan reflects on what she has given up while struggling to understand her place in the new world.
York University Department of Film - Fine Arts Canada 2
43-45 JOZI: NO BRAKES
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Length: 24'
Screenwriter: Amanda Mannström
Director: Lara Gildenhuys, Vera Twumasi
Producer: Larney de Swardt
Animator: n/a
DOP: Pietari Syväjärvi
Sound: Tomas Blomstedt
Editor: Aliki Saragas
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Jozi: No brakes is a documentary of friendship in Johannesburg, South Africa. Nathi finds himself torn between two worlds: his own neighbourhood and his friends who look up to him as a bmx-rider on one side, and the adult riders and his dreams of being a professional bmx-rider.
ARCADA University of Applied Sciences Department of Culture and Communication / Media Culture Finland Finland 2
43-45 TIME AND MEMORY
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Length: 22'
Screenwriter: Santiago Torres
Director: Santiago Torres
Producer: Jerónimo Barriga
Animator: n/a
DOP: Santiago Torres, Sebastián Delón
Sound: Gabriel Herrera, Santiago Torres
Editor: Gabriel Herrera, Santiago Torres
Production Designer : Gabriel Herrera
Synopsis:
Film essay that explores the relationship between cinema and memory. Taking into account personal memory of filmmaker.
National School of Film Arts / National Autonomous University of Mexico (ENAC/UNAM) Mexico 2
46-51 BLUSH
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Luciana Botelho Bodnar
Producer: Ateliers VARAN
Animator: n/a
DOP: Luciana Botelho Bodnar
Sound: n/a
Editor: Isabelle Gaulon
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
At 26, Nicolas is a young man in perfect harmony with his time : discreet, sporty, trendy. in his small apartment in Paris we find two simple boxes contain a secret.
Ateliers Varan France 1
46-51 BOXER
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Length: 18'
Screenwriter: Dositej Tomašević
Director: Dositej Tomašević
Producer: Dušan Đoković
Animator: n/a
DOP: Dositej Tomašević
Sound: Marko Bastic
Editor: Nikola Tomic
Synopsis:
This is the story about a young man, Dejan Marinkovic, who found a way to rise from the ashes. Growing up in a neighborhood in which most of young people are drug abusers, our hero has always been exposed to problems. Fights, problems at school. With the help of his godfather, he was able to get off the streets and start practicing martial arts. Now he is 24 years old.
Akademija Umetnosti Serbia 1
46-51 LIVES
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Length: 18'
Screenwriter: Santeri Mäkinen
Director: Santeri Mäkinen
Producer: Sebastian Kesäniemi
Animator: n/a
DOP: Otso Ahosola
Sound: Aki Silventoinen
Editor: Eero Lehtinen
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The death of Elvis Presley has many unanswered mysteries that this documentary attempts to unravel. Is Elvis alive?
Metropolia University of Applied Sciences (MUAS) Finland 1
46-51 PEOPLE ON THE HILL
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Gleb Klishevich
Director: Gleb Klishevich
Producer: Gleb Klishevich
Animator: n/a
DOP: Danila Goryunkov
Sound: Mikhail Kesarev
Editor: Gleb Klishevich
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Massive landscape fires have wiped out the traditional Russian village and everyone has to face the disaster alone. The confused people do not understand what can unite them. Who will remain on the land even if it has been burnt down?
Russian State University of Сinematography n.a. S.Gerasimov VGIK Russia 1
46-51 SOLILOQUOY
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Length: 14'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Magda Dragan
Producer: Magda Dragan
Animator: n/a
DOP: Shaun Glowa
Sound: Shaun Glowa, Magda Dragan
Editor: Magda Dragan
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Forty years ago a young composer called Michael Garrett was on the trajectory to success. But the audacious and defiant artist drifted away from the establishment to pursue a journey of self-volition. Can the pursuit of art be enough for an artist to sacrifice financial stability, recognition or even love?
Screen Academy Scotland (SAS) United Kingdom 1
46-51 THAT`S WICKED
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: Joy Lee
Director: Joy Lee
Producer: Chermin Teo
Animator: Mads K. Baekkevold, Vincent Ow
DOP: Valentin Milou
Sound: Naveen Varma
Editor: Joy Lee
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Unknown to many Singaporeans, Dharni Ng, the pioneer of beatbox in Singapore, is crowned fifth in a world championship held in the year 2010. There are many more beatboxers in our local scene who are struggling to have their talent recognised by Singaporeans who dismiss beatboxing as 'noise'. That's WICKED!, a docu-film, features 15 year old, Martin Tang, among many other beatboxing enthusiasts. At a young age, most people are amazed at his flair for his craft.
Puttnam School of Film & Animation / LASALLE College of the Arts (LCA) Singapore 1
52-62 AFTERMATH
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Institut d'études scéniques, audiovisuelles et cinématographiques (IESAV) Lebanon 0
52-62 BEDROOM LIVE
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University of South Wales (NFS/USW) United Kingdom 0
52-62 GIL
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: Daniel Nolasco, Marcella Coppo
Director: Daniel Nolasco, Marcella Coppo
Producer: Daniel Nolasco, Marcella Coppo
Animator: n/a
DOP: Jorge Polo
Sound: Daniel Abib
Editor: Daniel Abib
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Mother and son
Universidade Federal Fluminense Brazil 0
52-62 INTERVENTION HERE
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Length: 15'
Screenwriter: Sidney Dore
Director: Sidney Dore
Producer: Manoela Pádua, Stephania Imperial
Animator: n/a
DOP: Sidney Dore
Sound: Igor Leão
Editor: Marcelo Veloso, Marco Abreu
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The intervention on the street is a response to the chaos of the city? Exploring the walls of Rio de Janeiro and chatting with street performers, we seek the factor that drives the visual interference of our urban space – graffiti, stencil and all kinds of urban art - so embedded in everyday that often go unnoticed by the residents of city. When the paper is small for the size of the message, the walls appear colored.
PUC-Rio Department of Social Communication - Cinema Brazil 0
52-62 MAMMOTH, TIGER, WOLF
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Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF Germany 0
52-62 PDL-LIS (PONTA DELGADA-LISBON)
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Length: 28'
Screenwriter: Diogo Lima
Director: Diogo Lima
Producer: Diogo Lima
Animator: n/a
DOP: Diogo Lima
Sound: Diogo Lima
Editor: Diogo Lima
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
What happens when we return home to the place we once abandoned? A young man studying in Lisbon, Portugal goes back to S. Miguel - an island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean - in order to discover the relation with his homeland, a relation increasingly separated by distance and time.
Universidade Lusófona / Film and Media Arts Department (ULHT) Portugal 0
52-62 RESIGHT
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Length: 11'
Screenwriter: Sama Waham
Director: Sama Waham
Producer: Sama Waham
Animator: n/a
DOP: Sama Waham
Sound: Bashar Abdrabbo, Patrick Mainville
Editor: Robin Hunter
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
While exposing the wonders of darkness, and observing the relativity of seeing through the eyes of a visually impaired artist, 'Resight' is a tale of a painting, pride, purity and incorruptibility of a color that refuses to be tagged or labeled.
Sheridan College Canada 0
52-62 ROSETTA
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Loyola Marymount University / School of Film and Television (LMU) United States 0
52-62 THE VERONICA`S ARTIST
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Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica, A.C. (CCC) Mexico 0
52-62 VITOSHA MOUNTAIN
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Istanbul Kultur University (IKU) Turkey 0
52-62 YOU KNOW WHAT? I LOVE YOU
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: Natalie Cunningham
Director: Natalie Cunningham
Producer: Steve Thomas & Shannon Owen
Animator: n/a
DOP: Oliver Toleman
Sound: Peter Jacobsen
Editor: Natalie Cunningham
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Anna lives alone, tending to her garden, chickens, and memories.
VCA School of Film and Television / University of Melbourne (VCA) Australia 0


Animation

Place Title School Country Points
1 HEAD OVER HEELS
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Tim Reckart
Producer: Tim Reckart
Animation: Timothy Reckart, Sam Turner, Jake Hovell
DOP: Chloe Thomson
Sound: Axle Kith Cheeng
Editor: James Taylor
Production Designer : Eléonore Cremonese
Synopsis:
A husband and wife have grown apart over the years. He lives on the floor, she lives on the ceiling, and the marriage hangs in the balance.
National FIlm and Television School (NFTS) United Kingdom 94
2-3 I AM TOM MOODY
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: Ainslie Henderson
Director: Ainslie Henderson
Producer: Ainslie Henderson
Animation: Ainslie Henderson
DOP: n/a
Sound: Joe Achison, Ainslie Henderson
Editor: n/a
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A surreal trip through the subconscious of a stifled musician as he struggles to sing.
Screen Academy Scotland (SAS) United Kingdom 32
2-3 JOSEPHINE AND THE ROACH
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University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts (USC) United States 32
4 THE ROBBERY
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Length: 2'
Screenwriter: Jan Saska
Director: Jan Saska
Producer: FAMU
Animation: Jan Saska
DOP: Jan Saska
Sound: Jan Saska
Editor: Jan Saska
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A short animation grotesque about badly done bank robbery.
Film and Television School / Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU) Czech Republic 31
5 ABDULLAH
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Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF Germany 25
6 KELLERKIND
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Length: 9'
Screenwriter: Julia Ocker
Director: Julia Ocker
Producer: Anna Matacz
Animation: Julia Ocker, Simone Ciller
DOP: n/a
Sound: Andreas Mühlschlegel
Editor: n/a
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A woman lives all alone outside of a village. And all alone she gives birth to a child. But then she realizes that this child seems to be different.
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg (FABW) Germany 23
7 WHAT IS ANIMATION?
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Length: 3'
Screenwriter: Alex Searle
Director: Alex Searle
Producer: Alex Searle, NUA animation staff
Animation: Alex Searle
DOP: Alex Searle
Sound: Alex Searle
Editor: Alex Searle
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A mixed media animation that uses vox pops as a sonic basis for lipsynch and other comic interpretation, the theme being people trying to describe animation, and not really succeeding. The film has been selected for several festivals, and has won two awards. This includes the NAHEMI prize for Creative Film making at Encounters Festival 2012.
National Association for Higher Education in the Moving Image (NAHEMI) United Kingdom 17
8-9 GREEN ACRES
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Length: 6'
Screenwriter: James Beck
Director: James Beck
Producer: James Beck
Animation: James Beck
DOP: James Beck
Sound: Michael Lee Cullen
Editor: James Beck
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A parched tortoise wanders through a vast desert in search of water. He comes across an oasis only to find that trespassers are unwelcome.
Chapman University / Dodge College of Film and Media Arts United States 16
8-9 THINKING ABOUT IT
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: Valentina Sutti
Director: Valentina Sutti
Producer: Cortisonici Lab 2012
Animation: Guido Orlandi, Andrea Carenzi, Ramona Mismetti
DOP: Luca Sabbioni
Sound: Daniel Covi
Editor: Valentina Sutti
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The thoughts of a little girl flows fluently among sounds and animations. Emotions and reflections chasse each other through childish drawings. Little by little animations give room to a reality, which, while we're cradled by the sound of nature, we will discover to be bitter and moving.
Milano Civica Scuola di Cinema (MCSC) Italy 16
10 REBIRD
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Length: 5'
Screenwriter: Koen De Gussem
Director: Koen De Gussem
Producer: Koen De Gussem
Animation: Koen De Gussem
DOP: Koen De Gussem
Sound: Jolien Wuyts
Editor: Koen De Gussem
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A lonely ill prisoner spends his days in a cold dark cel.One day a dark mysterious passenger brings a present...
Royal Institute for Theatre, Cinema and Sound (RITCS) Belgium 15
11-12 CONTEMPORARY TALE
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Length: 11'
Screenwriter: Anna Milusheva
Director: Anna Milusheva
Producer: National Academy for Theatre & Film Arts (NATFA) “Krustyo Sarafov”
Animation: Anna Milusheva
DOP: Anna Milusheva
Sound: Anna Milusheva, Chavdar Kolarov
Editor: Anna Milusheva
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A film about the contemporary reality in which children grow and its twisted essence: A society which takes the violence for natural and fun. The theme is presented by a fairy tale with unforeseen ending.
National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts (NATFA) Bulgaria 13
11-12 EMILE
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Length: 5'
Screenwriter: Charlie Aufroy, Renaud Deloupy, Benjamin Fenouil, Robin Geille, Alisson Guyot, Tristan Lebas, Célia Prou, Adrien Sibi
Director: Charlie Aufroy, Renaud Deloupy, Benjamin Fenouil, Robin Geille, Alisson Guyot, Tristan Lebas, Célia Prou, Adrien Sibi
Producer: ESRA
Animation: Charlie Aufroy, Renaud Deloupy, Benjamin Fenouil, Robin Geille, Alisson Guyot, Tristan Lebas, Célia Prou, Adrien Sibi
DOP: n/a
Sound: Loic Berthelon, Guillaume Brémond, Nils Descoings, Florent Welsing, Valentin Esteban Ferran Trotot, Thibault Guillen, Karl Schaeffler
Editor: n/a
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Emile confides to his psychiatrist a terrible secret: he sees monsters which hide themselves under a human shape. He thinks then of getting a gun ...
ESRA Group France 13
13 THE FAIRY-TALE COOKERY CHRONICAL
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Polish National Film, Television and Theatre School in Lodz (PWSFTViT) Poland 12
14 WHEN ONE STOPS
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: Jenny Rahkonen
Director: Jenny Rahkonen
Producer: Eija Saarinen
Animation: Jenny Rahkonen
DOP: Jenny Rahkonen
Sound: Jenni Rahkonen, Heta Bilaletdin
Editor: Jenny Rahkonen
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The world won't stop turning even when one stops turning with it.
Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) Arts Academy / Degree Programme in Film and Media Finland 11
15-19 ARAIGNEE
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Length: 2'
Screenwriter: Jeremy Jensen
Director: Jeremy Jensen
Producer: Jeremy Jensen
Animation: Jeremy Jensen
DOP: Jeremy Jensen
Sound: Andre Miranda
Editor: Jeremy Jensen
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A story about two spiders in Paris.
New York University (NYU) United States 10
15-19 FLUORESCENT
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Length: 12'
Screenwriter: Eyal Oren, Tim Razumovsky
Director: Eyal Oren, Tim Razumovsky
Producer: Eyal Oren, Tim Razumovsky
Animation: Eyal Oren, Tim Razumovsky
DOP: n/a
Sound: Gil Landau, Yaeli Cohen
Editor: n/a
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
"That which is crooked cannot be made straight; and that which is wanting cannot be numbered." Ecclesiastes:1,15 A stranger asks to leave reality behind and embark on a sincere journey through the depths of modern Israeli society. Vision facing reality, significance facing recognition, the boundaries become blurry.
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem (BAAD) Israel 10
15-19 LIGHTA
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Length: 11'
Screenwriter: Peter Gašparík, Andrej Gregorčok
Director: Andrej Gregorčok
Producer: FTF VŠMU
Animation: Andrej Gregorčok
DOP: Andrej Gregorčok
Sound: Martin Zvonár
Editor: Miloš Jakubík
Production Designer : Martina Čerňáková
Synopsis:
A small light bulb Lighta is the only source of light in the room until one day a new rival appears.
Academy of Performing Arts / Film and Television Faculty (VSMU) Slovakia 10
15-19 NANA BOBO
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Length: 5'
Screenwriter: Character design and color script: Francesco Nicolò Mereu
Director: Andrea Cristofaro, Valentina Del Miglio, Francesco Nicolò Mereu, Lucas Wild do Val
Producer: Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia - Dept. Animation Piemonte
Animation: Animation.compositing, VFX: Lucas Wild do Vale, Andrea Cristofaro, Francesco Nicolò Mereu, Valentina Delmiglio
DOP: n/a
Sound: Vincenzo Schiavo
Editor: n/a
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A young gentleman arrives the tropical city he's used to spend his lonely holidays. He wanders around, relaxes himself in the sun, enjoys a drink on the beach. But there's something unsetting in this man who gathers up toys.
Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia (CSC) Italy 10
15-19 THE BUNGLED CHILD
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: Simon Filliot
Director: Simon Filliot
Producer: Bélinda Leduc
Animation: Chloé Chevalier, Simon Filliot, Paul Guilhaume, Samuel Yal
DOP: Simon Filliot
Sound: Daniel Capeille
Editor: Suzanne Van Boxsom
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
There’s nothing easy about mending a bungled child.
La Fémis France 10
20 I THINK THIS IS THE CLOSEST TO HOW THE FOOTAGE LOOKED
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The Steve Tisch School of Film and Television (TAU) Israel 9
21-23 SMALL CHIMERAS
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University of Québec Montréal / School of Media (UQAM) Canada 7
21-23 THE CAPTAIN
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Universidad Iberoamericana Mexico City (IBERO) Mexico 7
21-23 THE PIRATE OF LOVE
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Sara Gunnarsdóttir
Producer: Sara Gunnarsdóttir
Animation: Sara Gunnarsdóttir
DOP: Sara Gunnarsdóttir
Sound: Sara Gunnarsdóttir, Baldvin Þór Magnússon
Editor: Sara Gunnarsdóttir
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A story about doomed love, vanished man and loneliness. Daniel C, a lonely truck driver, has written a full CD of love songs to a girl he calls Sherry. This is an oral story that follows this man's soulful songs of love, pride and loneliness.
CalArts School of Film/Video (CALARTS) United States 7
24-26 120 HOURS
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Length: 8'
Screenwriter: Dmitriy Bulgakov
Director: Dmitriy Bulgakov
Producer: Dmitriy Bulgakov
Animation: Dmitriy Bulgakov
DOP: Vladimir Kuleshov
Sound: Alexander Zubkov
Editor: Dmitriy Bulgakov
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
The protagonist of the film «120 hours» is an artist who missed all the deadlines and is forced to finish his project without rest and sleep while trying to cope with his personal problems. But when the fatigue becomes unbearable the border between the real and animated worlds starts to vanish.
Russian State University of Сinematography n.a. S.Gerasimov VGIK Russia 6
24-26 DOME
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: Jody Barker-Rockett
Director: Liam O’ Brien
Producer: National Film School at IADT, Ireland
Animation: Liam O’ Brien
DOP: Liam O’ Brien
Sound: Kevin O’ Brien, Keith Murphy
Editor: Liam O’ Brien
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A man’s lifelong quest to right the wrongs of his father’s generation.
National Film School / Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT) Ireland 6
24-26 DON’T` DIE WONDERING
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Film Academy Vienna (UMDK) Austria 6
27-28 LIKE CLOCKWORK
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Length: 10'
Screenwriter: Chantre Crafford
Director: Chantre Crafford
Producer: Nicola Gowing
DOP: Claudia Ramos
Sound: Joanie Ludik
Editor: Martin Flatmoen
Synopsis:
A story about a teenage robot forced to leave the comfort of her home and find her place in the world. Meeting and interacting with humans she finds herself experiencing the overwhelming power of emotion.
South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance (AFDA) South Africa 5
27-28 THE LEGEND OF MANGUP’S SON
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Length: 9'
Screenwriter: Lisa Astretsova, Olga Kotsareva
Director: Lisa Astretsova
Producer: Kseniya Kosenko
Animation: Lisa Astretsova
DOP: Lisa Astretsova
Sound: Nikolay Khitruk
Editor: Lisa Astretsova
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Medieval legend about the little Byzantine prince who was put before a choice: to rescue the family or to protect the people.
GITR FILM & TELEVISION SCHOOL Russia 5
29-32 BARBOUILLAGEVILLE
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Griffith Film School (GFS) Australia 4
29-32 MIRAGE
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Whistling Woods International (WWI) India 4
29-32 THE ELEVATOR
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Istanbul Kultur University (IKU) Turkey 4
29-32 WAREHOUSE
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Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM) Germany 4
33-38 ARTI AND THE CATERPILLAR
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Puttnam School of Film & Animation / LASALLE College of the Arts (LCA) Singapore 3
33-38 CLOSE CALL
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Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts / Stockholm University of the Arts (SADA) Sweden 3
33-38 CONCRETE JUNGLE
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Length: 5'
Screenwriter: Steven Cartoccio
Director: Steven Cartoccio
Producer: Steven Cartoccio
Animation: Steven Cartoccio
DOP: Steven Cartoccio
Sound: Steven Cartoccio
Editor: Steven Cartoccio
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Concrete Jungle is a stop-motion comedy about humans and animals coexisting in New York City.
School of Visual Arts United States 3
33-38 DAVID
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Length: 4'
Screenwriter: Stephen Craner
Director: Stephen Craner
Producer: Caroline Parsons
Animation: Stephen Craner
DOP: n/a
Sound: Stephen Craner
Editor: Stephen Craner
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
David reveals the complicated relationship - at once fearful and tender - between a young boy and an abusive alcoholic father
University of South Wales (NFS/USW) United Kingdom 3
33-38 HOME
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Length: 5'
Screenwriter: Jessica Harris
Director: Jessica Harris
Producer: Paul Fletcher & Robert Stephenson
Animation: Jessica Harris
DOP: Jessica Harris
Sound: Jessica Harris
Editor: Jessica Harris
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A young boy is separated from his mother in the city and befriends a homeless man.
VCA School of Film and Television / University of Melbourne (VCA) Australia 3
33-38 MUM`S GUARDIAN ANGEL
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: LI Shimeng
Director: LI Shimeng
Producer: LI Shimeng
Animation: LI Shimeng
DOP: n/a
Sound: CHAN Chi Yeung
Editor: LI Shimeng
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
Little boy Jack went out to buy medicine for his sick mother. He needed to go through a park, which looks dark and terrified in the evenings, to the pharmacy. A few butterflies flew over and they reminded Jack of the love of his father. He made up his mind to be like his father who contributed protection and warning to his family.
Academy of Film / Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) Hong Kong 3
39-40 IN THE KITCHEN
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Universidade Lusófona / Film and Media Arts Department (ULHT) Portugal 2
39-40 THE FOX
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Beijing Film Academy (BFA) China 2
41 BABIOLE
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Loyola Marymount University / School of Film and Television (LMU) United States 1
42-48 A GAME
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ENSAV France 0
42-48 A TOUGH NUT
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Length: 3'
Screenwriter: Philipp Roger
Director: Philipp Roger
Producer: Prof. Dr.-lng. Wolfgang Hohl
Animation: Character Rig: Josh Burton, David Andrade, Bryan Evert
DOP: Philipp Roger
Sound: Sebastian Kobler / IMA Score
Editor: Philipp Roger
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
This movie was produced in the course of the Bachelors thesis of Philipp Roger in summer term 2011. The task was to apply and to integrate match moving techniques in an computer animated movie and to optimize the usual and common workflow using these techniques. 3D-Modeling, Texturing, Lighting and Rendering with Maya and Mental Ray, Matchmoving / Tracking with Autodesk Matchmover, Compositing with After Effects and Premiere Pro.
Macromedia University of Applied Science Germany 0
42-48 ADVERTISMENT FOR LIPTON ICE TEA LEMON
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Institut d'études scéniques, audiovisuelles et cinématographiques (IESAV) Lebanon 0
42-48 STAR-CROSSED
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Length: 9'
Screenwriter: Katie Aldworth
Director: Katie Aldworth
Producer: John Wikstrom
Animation: Katie Aldworth
DOP: Lauren Brinkman
Sound: Katie Aldworth
Editor: Michael Bennett Smith
Production Designer : Adam Ruckersfeldt
Synopsis:
Young love isn't bound by gravity, but for Scout and Gideon, finding each other will be harder than crossing the galaxies between them.
Florida State University / College of Motion Picture Arts (FSU) United States 0
42-48 THE OTHER SIDE
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Length: 6'
Screenwriter: n/a
Director: Rachel Russakoff, Beth Zwolski
Producer: Rachael Russakoff, Yoshimi Nakamura
DOP: n/a
Sound: Pick Bickmore, Lauren Bronston
Editor: Yoshimi Nakamura
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
When two handicapped senior citizens vie for the final seat at a Bingo competition they find that a busy intersection is there biggest obstacle. This hilarious animated short combines traditional and computer generated animation to pit one man using a walker against another riding an electric scooter. Who will get to the Other Side first?
Columbia College Chicago (CCC) United States 0
42-48 TO THE FAIREST
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University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) United States 0
42-48 TUCÁN
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Length: 7'
Screenwriter: Daniel Enrique Chávez Ontiveros
Director: Daniel Enrique Chávez Ontiveros
Producer: Fernando Méndez Arroyo
DOP: Mauricio Celis Monterrubio
Sound: Carlos Eligio, San Juan Juanchi
Editor: Yazmín Núñez, Daniel Enrique Chávez Ontiveros
Production Designer : n/a
Synopsis:
A child looks at a shop to a toucan for sale. The image of the caged animal haunts him in his dreams and follows him to the end of his life. Soon he feels the need to free the bird trying to free himself, but he will notice that the animal has lost its wild nature.
National School of Film Arts / National Autonomous University of Mexico (ENAC/UNAM) Mexico 0
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