SECTION 04 Filmzeit International

Wed. 12. October 20:15 Kempten International 04
Sat. 15. October 13:00 Kempten International 04


Feature film, IT 2021, 14 min, OmU/en

Matilde lives in a cramped house on the beach with her oppressive grandfather. She sells what she finds on the beach for a few pennies. One day she comes across something that changes her life forever.

Director: Daniele Pini
Screenplay: Daniele Pini, Nicoletta Senzacqua
Production: Nikada Film, Quasar SRL
Cinematography: Sandro Chessa
Cast: Rita Abela, Enzo Provenzano, Luca Massaro, Lallo Circosta


Animation, DE 2021, 17 min, De und EnU/de

The captain knows that the end is near. The ship will sink and with it all the passengers. Obviously she should inform them. But how to find the right words?

Directors/Production/Cinematography/Editing: Hannah Stragholz, Simon Steinhorst
Screenplay: Olivia Schrøder
Music: Marcus Zilz, Elisa Kühnl

“Prädikat Besonders Wertvoll”


Feature film, FR 2021, 24 min, OmU/en

While delivering weed for a friend, Issa meets Alma – and promptly falls in love. In order to see her again and in the hope to impress her, he pretends to be a drug dealer.

Director/Screenplay: Tania Gotesman
Production: Hugo Sélignac (Chi Fou Mi Productions)
Cinematography: Yoann Suberviolle
Cast: Gradi Beinz, Louise Grinberg, Théo Askolovitch

雁南飞 (Heading South)

Feature film, CN/US 2020, 13 min, OmU/en

Eight-year-old Chasuna travels from her home on the grasslands of Inner Mongolia to visit her father who lives in the big city. She finds out that he is married to a Chinese woman. Chasuna has to try to accept her as part of the family.

Director/Screenplay/Editing: Yuan Yuan
Production: Yuan Yuan, Meng Fei, Mingjue Hu
Cinematography: Joewi Verhoeven
Cast: Chasuna, Fala Chen, Tungalag, Tuoya, Zhiguang Zhou, Baya, Feng Yang


Animation, IN 2021, 12 min, OmU/en

Mr. P. N. K Panicker is full of beans and has several shockers up his sleeve. He takes the viewer along a moonlit stroll and paints a quirky picture of the supernatural encounters he has had.

Director/Storyboard/Character design/Editing: Adithi Krishnadas
Production: Nilima Eriyat (Studio Eeksaurus)
Animation: Adithi Krishnadas, Oorjit B.S, Vibha Rao
Sound design: Resul Pookutty (CAS, M.P.S.E), Vijaykumar (M.P.S.E)
Voices: Mr. P.N.K Panicker, Suresh Eriyat, Sabaridas T.K, Resul Pookutty, Oorjt B.S, Adithi Krishnadas

Best Animated Short, Fantasia International Film Festival 2021

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