Animation, FR/TR 2021, 6 min, EnU/en
Our world, which we call “real”, is drained of what used to be its substance, and forms of digital life multiply. Avatars share a common life in a virtual universe.
Director/Screenplay/Animation: Ayce Kartal
Production: Damien Megherbi, Justin Pechberty (Les Valseurs)
Thriller, US/CN 2020, 14 min, OmU/en
On a small, remote island in Hong Kong, Ah Hoi enjoys his retirement. He makes his living from fishing and lovingly cares for his elderly mother. One day he receives a dangerous visitor.
Director/Writer: Linhan Zhang
Camera: Giorgios Valsamis
Film Score Composer: Peilin Wu
Editing: Zekun Mao, Aashish D'mello
Cast: Tai Bo, Wang Yang
Animation, US 2021, 7 min, EnU/en
Anthony is the beating heart of his neighbourhood which has seen better days. One day young, obviously well-off people are moving in. Can that work out?
Director/Writer: Yoo Lee
Production: Xin Li , Evelyn Angelica Martinez
Cinematography: Ino Yang Popper
Editing: Mengyao Mia Zhang
Animation: Yoo Lee, Misha Klein, Sequoyah Madison, Armando Sepulveda
Fabrication: Yoo Lee, Denver Kotian, Tirza Soobitsky Culliton
Feature film, IR 2021, 14 min, OmU/en
Mischievous and rebellious, Saaghi and her two friends stroll through the largest park in Teheran to take pictures of the one-in-a-century total eclipse later in the afternoon.
Directors/Script: Alireza Ghasemi, Raha Amirfazli
Production: WHITE STAR
Cinematography: Soheil Goharipour
Editing: Pooyan Sholevar
Cast: Khorshid Cheraghipour, Paniz Esmaili, Anita Bagheri, Payman Naimi, Faraz Modiri
Feature film, FR 2021, 19 min, EnU/en
Tom, a young stockbroker in London, is under pressure and about to be sacked. Then he senses the chance for the coup of a lifetime.
Director: Emmanuel Tenenbaum
Screenplay: Guillaume Fournier, Emmanuel Tenenbaum, Joris Luyendijk
Cast: Abraham Lewis, Vincent Regan, Packy Lee
Feature film, DE 2021, 22 min, OmU/de
Portugal in the year 2000: Eleven-year-old Maria João lives in a suburb and is brought up conservatively. But her relationship with her family and her friend Ana changes – as does her self-perception.
Director/Screenplay/Editing: Mariana Bártolo
Director of Photography: Carmen Rivadeneira
Production: Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln KMH
Cast: Filipa Ribeiro, Morgana Moutinho, Daniel Silva, Diana Sá, Pedro Frias