still from "@scroll_alice", dir. Céline Ufenast

Films for Children and Young Adults Competition 15+

Competition screenings
For adults
For children
Short films
11.30 AM


@scroll_alice, Céline Ufenast, United Kingdom 2021, 3’37’’

An experimental short about our love-hate relationship with Instagram and our photo-editing mania.

Insekt/Insect, Marcin Podolec, Poland 2021, 29’50’’

Pascal lives with his parents in a city full of smog. The dense fog confuses the citizens. The smoke hides the secrets of both people and infamous... insects. The discovery of one of those secrets changes Pascal's life.

Tio / Uncle, Juan Medina, Mexico 2021, 12’41’’

On his first day of work as a miner, Martin, a cocky teenager will learn the importance of rituals and respect for ancestors.

Snakehead / Channidae, Pauline Morel, Belgium 2021, 7’

Colin, Charlie and Martin are three children who are meeting in a park to play together. Colin suggests to play family with masks. That's when playing pretend can become more than real.

How To Survive The Heatwave And Stay Human, Ronni Shalev, Alon Sharabi, Israel 2021, 7’48’’

An unbearable heatwave in Jerusalem forces a young woman to find a new battery for her air conditioner. But how will she survive the heatwave and stay human???

Fledge, Hani Dombe, Tom Kouris, Israel 2021, 15’25’’

Elina is a young immigrant who lives with her grandma in a small desert town, trying to fit in with her peers and overcome her mother's abandonment. Until a strange genetic phenomena interrupts - her body starts to grow feathers. Elina is forced to choose between the need to belong and between her own identity.

Ah les crocodiles… / Oh the crocodiles…, Agathe Sénéchal, Elise Debruyne, Cérine Raouraoua, William Defrance, Agatha Sip, France 2021, 5’42’’

A little girl is released in the universe of a Pop-Up book tale managed by a crocodile who won't hesitate to have a discriminatory behavior against women.

Real Boy, Irena Jukić Pranjić, Croatia 2021, 6’35’’

Mira is a girl employed in a large office. She is obsessed with fictional secret agent James Bond and projects his type of masculinity onto a co-worker, Spasoje, whom she falls in love with at first sight.

Teaching materials for download (only in Polish).