Future Shorts

Wednesday 1.10. | 19–00

Wednesday 1.10. | 19–00

Future Shorts

At the first club of the autumn we will show the international Future Shorts Autumn Season 2014 –set, which has award-winning short films from UK, Iran and USA.

Films at 8pm and 9pm. Durations 40min.

MARILYN MYLLER
Dir. Mikey Please
UK – USA – 2014
6’00”

Marilyn maketh. Marilyn taketh away. Marilyn is trying really hard to make something that is good. For once, her expectations and reality are going to align perfectly. No, it will be even better than she imagined. It will be epic. It will be tear-jerkingly profound. It will be perfecter than perfect. Nothing can go wrong. Featuring the voice of comedy wiz Josie Long and one zillion hand carved tiny things.

Golden Prize – ADC Awards 2014, Best Short Film – British Animation Awards 2014. Participated in Sundance 2014 and SXSW 2014.

XENOS
Dir. Mahdi Fleifel
UK – Greece – Denmark - 2014
13’00”

Xenos (Greek: ξένος, xénos) stranger, enemy, alien

In 2010, Abu Eyad and other young Palestinian men from the Ain el-Helweh refugee camp in Lebanon travelled with smugglers through Syria and Turkey into Greece. Like so many other migrants, they came looking for a way into Europe but found themselves trapped in a country undergoing economic, political, and social collapse.

Participated in Berlin 2014, Sheffield Doc Fest 2014, Edinburgh Film Festival 2014.

INSIDE THE MIND OF COLIN FURZE
Dir. David Beazley
UK – 2014
3’00”

Colin Furze is a plumber by day – but in his spare time he retreats to his garage and invents all manner of weird and wonderful contraptions, like the Jet Bike and World’s Fastest Mobility Scooter.

Participated in Sheffield Doc Fest 2014.

MORE THAN 2 HOURS
Dir. Ali Asgari
Iran – 2013
15’00”

It’s 3 AM, a boy and a girl are wandering in the city. They are looking for a hospital to cure the girl, but it is much harder than they thought.

Participated in Cannes Official Competition 2013, Stockholm Film Festival, Palm Springs International ShortFest and Melbourne International Film Festival.

WERNER HERZOG DEFENDS DADE
Dir. Lindsay Scoggins
USA - 2011
1’00”

Werner Herzog shares his thoughts on Miami.

PERSON TO PERSON
Dir. Dustin Guy Defa
USA – 2014
18’00”

Waking up the morning after hosting a party, a man discovers a stranger passed out on his floor. He spends the rest of the day trying to convince her to leave.

DAAD Short Film Prize - Berlinale 2014, Special Jury Recognition (SXSW), Best Fiction Film - Curtas Vila do Conde. Participated in Sundance 2014.

SWIMMER
Dir. Lynne Ramsay
UK - 2012
17’00”

The film enters the mind of an endurance swimmer on a journey through Britain's waterways, using sound and images to penetrate his thoughts, feelings, dreams, nightmares, memories, escape.

Best Short Film - BAFTA 2013. Participated in Cannes.

Performing at Future Shorts

This event is part of the Future Shorts Finland club series

London originated FUTURE SHORTS is the world’s biggest POP UP –film festival and short film network that covers over 90 countries.

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