International Competition 4 – Survival

Fri, 16.03.2018 - 21:00 - Cinema Ostentor - International Competition

Alternative Screening:
Sun / 18.03. / Filmgalerie / 8 pm


Denial and Dinosaurs. Two children alone. She protects him from a world he is yet to understand.

Great Britain 2017, color, 14 min, OV, English subtitles
Director & Script: Tessa Hoffe, DoP: Simon Ellis, Editing: Simon Ellis
Production & Contact: Tessa Hoffe


In every attempt for normality, 18-year-old James is perpetually confronted by his demon. Can James fit into a society that’s been taught to hate who he is?

USA 2017, color, 29 min, OV
Realization: Amy Wang
Production & Contact: Amy Wang


On her way back from work a woman witnesses something happening in the bus and she has to decide if she reveals it or not.

Iran/Italy 2017, color, 14 min, OV, English subtitles
Director: Farnoosh Samadi, Script: Farnoosh Samadi, Ali Asgari, DoP: Ashkan Ashkani, Editing: Yalda Jebelli
Production: Pouria Oureh, Contact: Some Shorts, Wouter Jansen


We follow the women at the heart of the fight against IS in Kobani. With stoical perseverance and the aid of American airstrikes, these women are leading the fight for freedom.

Netherlands 2017, color, 15 min, OV, English subtitles
Director & Script: Reber Dosky, DoP: Reber Dosky, Music: Huibert Boon, Editing: Remi van der Heiden
Production: Jos de Putter, Contact: Some Shorts, Wouter Jansen


Calais a few weeks before its clearing: The Jungle is a place where thousands of migrants live and wait to go to England, or just that somebody takes care of them. They wander in this deserted place, hoping to survive our indifference.

France 2017, color, 14 min, no dialog
Director: Jean-Gabriel Périot, DoP: Amine Berrada, Music: Paul Amato
Production & Contact: Frédéric Dubreuil


While Donald Trump is undergoing heart surgery, a portal to another reality opens. Latinos start falling from the sky to the desert, on the Mexican – US border, divided by an enormous wall. An hilarious war breaks between a Trump-like mecha robot and several stereotypical Mexican Latinos.

Uruguay/Mexico 2016, color, 5 min, Spanish/English OV, English subtitles
Director & Script: Alejandro Damiani, Editing: Alejandro Damiani
Production: Juan José López, Contact: Franc Planas

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