Play-off I

Short films
For adults
Competition screenings
7.30 pm
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Competition films screening; film with the highest number of votes by the audience enters the International Competition.

Subject, Renen Adar & Neta Zaidel, Izrael / Israel, 2020, 8’55’’

Deepin the heart of wild mountains, a woman is conducting a research about the border between wild and human. The subject of the research is an odd creature -partly human, partly animal. Slowly, the borders between the two begin to blur.

Dziewczyna z filmu porno /The girl from the porno movie (Hiob Dylan), Janek Koza, Polska / Poland, 2020,4'44"

Animated music video for a song by Hiob Dylan. An urban legend of a girl in a pornflick.

Utopia – C, Reinhold Bidner, Austria, 2020, 7’38’’

Anexperimental animated short film/animated documentary about director’s personal experiences and hometown-observations in these strange lockdown-times that started in March 2020.

Hijack139, Joachim Berg & Sondre Johre, Norwegia / Norway, 2020, 6’01’’

Anintoxicated man spontaneously hijacks a plane and in the process start semptying the aircraft's entire supply of beer. Needless tosay, nothing goes his way.

Catcalls , Laura Stewart & Anna Berezowsky, Kanada / Canada, 2020, 2’02’’

Catcalls is a short stop motion animation exploring street harassment using cats, dogs,and real sentences that humans said to other humans.

Room with a Sea View, Leonid Shmelkov, Estonia, 2020, 11’55’’

Herbert arrives in the seaside city on a long working trip. Accidentally he falls inlove with a very strange beautiful saleswoman in a flower shop. He suffers from insomnia, which he treats by watching billiards on TV. But now it doesn’t help anymore. His obsessive passion keeps him awake…

Black Snot & Golden Squares, Irina Rubina, Niemcy / Germany, 2020, 1’08’’

A little something for worried souls.

Nobody gives a fuck, Asha Susan Alex, Indie / India, 2020, 5’33’’

The plight of the old in our modern society seen through a satiric lens.

La Luna / The Moon, Pepon Meneses & Laura Ginès, Hiszpania / Spain, 2020, 3’13’’

The visual game to realease this musical work by LA COMPANYIA MINIMíssimA. Is based on a melody written by Joan Turu Corbera (1885-1968), musician's great-grandfather. The original sheet music remained in a drawer for fifty years.

Trona Pinnacles, Mathilde Parquet, Francja / France, 2020, 13’20’’

Gabrielle finds herself stuck near Death Valley, between two parents who no longer speak to each other. The situation seems impossible, until an unexpected event comes to unravel everything...

 #nikiforszczecinski (Łona i Webber), Piotr Pauk & Marek Kowalczyk, Polska / Poland, 2020, 3’49’’

A song about a street artist from Szczecin who created his works out of newspaper clippings, plants, cemetery candles, bricks or teddy rats; in other words: anything he could find. His gallery was the window sill and the entrance to the tenement house where he used to live.