Animation, Switzerland, 2018
Director: Gentinetta Claudius
In a veritable firework display of digital self-portraits, hundreds of quaint, embarrassing and dreadfully disturbing selfies were arranged in a unique short film composition. Single photos, artistically reworked, consolidate to form a ghastly grin that outshines the abyss of human existence.
Fiction, Greece, 2018
Director: Kountouras Panagiotis
Can you consume your human nature in a meal? When hidden instinct is transformed into morbid obsession, then self-preservation turns into a meaningless ritual of imitation, an act of empty logic.
Fiction, Spain, 2018
Director: Dormer Aaron
During the early 90’s. In a small roadside bar outside a village in Spain. It’s Antonio’s birthday. And since he was 15, he’s been making the same wish every year. But that’s the funny thing with wishes. You never know if they’ll come true.
LENNY TO THE NINES
Fiction, Belgium, 2018
Director: Puffet Jeremy
When Lenny’s path crosses someone dressed in a uniform or a costume, an irresistible desire to urinate overtakes him. But a bigger pulsion is yet harder to repress: the urgent need to appropriate the person’s identity.
WOMEN ACTING LIKE GARBAGE MEN
Documentary, Germany, 2017
Director: Pfaus Marion
Women acting like Garbage Men.
HELSINKI MANSPLAINING MASSACRE
Fiction, Finland, 2018
Director: Rautsi Ilja
[Mansplaining: a man talks condescendingly to someone (usually a woman) about something he has incomplete knowledge of, with the mistaken assumption that he knows more about it than the person he's talking to does.]
An intensely hysterical horror comedy about one woman’s desperate struggle to survive a horde of men with frail egos, who just want to explain everything to her. But the biggest horror may be closer to her than she thinks.
Fiction, Spain, 2018
Directors: TEMBLEQUE DAVID, KNOWLES LUC
Choose your player. Project your egocentricity and need for attention. Share it on social media. Dream with your most perverted or romantic fantasies. Compare them with the sad reality of your life. You are such a wonderful people. Don't lose a second, you are young! Are you ready for the best night of your life?
Fiction, United States of America, 2018
Director: Cvitanic Shug
A young woman receives an unexpected guest when meeting her boyfriend’s parents for the first time.
BLOODY FAIRY TALES
Animation, Czech Republic, 2018
Director: Kovandova Tereza
Five classical fairy tales, recreated in an unreasonably violent way. Keep away from children.
They might like it. Red riding hood, Cinderella or Beauty and the Beast. Those and two more famous stories twisted into one minute episodes filled with dark humor, cynicism, and also a bit of modernization. Unpredictable storylines, love, sex, drugs and lack of happy ends. Fairy tales for the new millennium.