Future Shorts

Sunday 16.2. | 18–22

winter season set of 2014

Sunday 16.2. | 18–22

Future Shorts

winter season set of 2014

Future Shorts February edition shows some of the most award winning short films from past years.

THAT I’M FALLING?
Dir: Eduardo Williams - France - 2013
A young man in search of a seed emerges from the underground where he spends time with his friends. In their company he begins a long digestive journey.

Participated in Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2013, Transcinema 2013, Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival 2013, Riga International Short Film Festival 2ANNAS 2013, Festival International du Court Métrage de Lille 2013.

OUT OF REACH
Dir: Jakub Stozek - Poland - 2011
Young and headstrong, sisters Karolina and Natalia are realistic about their home life. Their domineering father may not take care of them but they know any life with their mysteriously absent mother would surely be worse.

In this award winning film, director Jakub Stozek follows the girls as they finally seek out their mother and come to terms with surprising discoveries.

Honorable Mention Short Filmmaking Sundance Film Festival.

BLIND SPOT
Dir: Johanna Bessière, Nicolas Chauvelot, Olivier Clert, Cécile Dubois-Herry, Yvon Jardel, Simon Rouby - France - 2007
A robber enters a small convenience shop to perform a hold-up. An old grandmother with bad eyesight is doing her shopping. Suddenly, things go horribly wrong.

Official Selection Cinefondation - Cannes Festival 2008, Best Student Piece Award - SIGGRAPH 2008, Student Competition - ANIMAFEST Zagreb 2008, Official Selection Ottawa 2008.

RABBITLAND
Dir: Ana Nedeljkovic, Nikola Majdak - Serbia – 2012
The Brainless Rabbits live in Rabbitland – the “perfect” democracy. The Rabbits spend days voting on democratic elections, which take place in Rabbitland once a day, because Rabbitland is an ordered democracy.

Crystal Bear – Berlin International Film Festival, Special Jury Mention Sarajevo Film Festival.

THE DATE
Dir: Jenni Toivoniemi - Finland - 2012
Tino’s manhood is put to the test in front of two women when he has to host a date for Diablo, the family’s stud cat.

Short Film Jury Award: International Fiction - Sundance, Berlin 2013.

BUZKASHI BOYS
Dir: Sam French - Afghanistan - 2011
Buzkashi Boys tells the compelling coming of age story of two best friends, a charismatic street urchin and a defiant blacksmith’s son, who struggle to realize their dreams as they make their way to manhood in one of the most war-torn countries on Earth.

Drama: Best-of Category - LA Shorts Fest, Best International Short Film - Raindance Film Festival, Best Cinematography – UK Film Festival.

Performing at Future Shorts

This event is part of the Future Shorts Finland club series

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