Future Shorts

Sunday 19.5. | 18–00

Spring Season International set

Sunday 19.5. | 18–00

Future Shorts

Spring Season International set

Spring season sets another level of aspiring short films feels. From documentary to animation, from drama to comedy, from tears to laughs and from amazing visual work to surprising revelations, Future Shorts will keep your eyes on the screen.

1. THE WHISTLE Dir: Grzegorz Zariczny Poland - 2012 17 min Documentary Marcin, a lowest-leagues football referee who lives in a small town near Krakow, dreams of better times. At his mother’s urging, he decides to change his life and find himself a girlfriend and more satisfying job. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize Sundance 2013.

2. 38 – 39°C Dir: Kangmin Kim USA/ South Korea - 2011 8 min Animation A man enters an old bathhouse where, induced by the intense heat and steam, he relives a memory of his father, and their past relationship ignites.

3. THE CHAIR Dir: Grainger David USA - 2012 12 min Drama The Chair is the story of a mysterious outbreak of poisonous mold in a small town and one boy’s attempt to understand his mother’s death, his grandmother’s obsession with their discarded recliner, and the roots of this short-lived, strange, and inexplicable plague. Jury Award Winner Best Narrative Short at SXSW 2012

4. MICKY BADER Dir: Frida Kempff Sweden/Denmark - 2009 14 min Documentary 100 year old Micky has been a member of the local bathing club for almost half a decade. Every day, every season, she swims with her friends. From her story we gain a perspective on ourselves and our existence Winner of the Jury Prize Cannes 2010.

5. DOGS ARE SAID TO SEE THINGS Dir: Guto Parente Brazil - 2012 12 min Fiction An omen, a shred of time only. Suddenly the huge-bellied man jumps into the pool holding a glass of whiskey. Based on the short story by Moreira Campos. Jury Honorable Mention at AFI Fest 2012 6.

WHIPLASH Dir: Damien Chazelle USA - 2012 18 min Drama | Comedy An aspiring drummer enters an elite conservatory’s top jazz orchestra. Winner of the US Fiction Award Sundance 2013.

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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