Eclectic International mix
Wednesday 8th July
Valmar - Nyakleves
hort under 20 minutes, Music Videos & Micro short (under 3mins).Hungary
"Dont do drugs, eat bananas!"
A song against drug-use, especially by youngsters.
Jordan - Country of Refugees
1h 7m 18s
Film Feature (Films over 50 minutes) Germany
The non-profit crowdfunding-documentary 'Jordan - Country of Refugees' focuses on the particular situation in Jordan. The country in the Middle East belongs to the group of states which hosts the most refugees in the world. Thirty per cent of Jordan's inhabitants are refugees. Instead of concentrating on numbers and facts, in this movie, refugees tell their story. The documentary shows how they engage in their community - even though they are considered as the ones who need help.
Short under 20 minutes, Music Videos & Micro short (under 3mins).United Kingdom
As a girl drops from the sky onto a crowded beach, a mysterious man drives at breakneck speed towards her.
CHOKER is a unique narrative take on one of the biggest challenges facing our planet. Due to its 'no dialogue' nature, it is a film that we hope will resonate with audiences around the world.
Documentary, Experimental, Student, Other‘
‘Osariya’’ The Kandyan sari, also known as Osariya, is the national garment of many colours and textures worn by Sri Lankan women. It is a long-lasting tradition of modesty and fashion which is now facing the influence of modern social identity.
longer Short film under 50 minutes Belgium
Documentary, Short, Student
Far Tides is a dual portrait of two women from very different backgrounds, who become friends as they navigate together through the depths of their fears.
Setareh, afraid of cold deep water since a traumatising event that took place when she was 18 years old and freshly married to her cousin.
Sophie, going through a painful divorce and saying goodbye to her dream home and a decade of memories.
KISS ME MALIBU
Short under 20 minutes, Music Videos & Micro short (under 3mins).Spain
Music Video Horror-comedy film about the insecurities and overthinking that TV shows, religion, culture and belief systems create in us during male-female relationships and in courtship. It makes fun of us and the roles we take in that process, without making any moral judgements. The story is narrated through a song.
This is a personal and independent project where the director also created the music for the video.
Experimental, StudentWhen their mother ends up in the hospital, two brothers explore the uncertainty of their future.
1h 42m 25s