INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM 17

24/10/2013

12th November 2013 at 19h Teatre Zorrilla

DESTINY – França, 2012 – 5’ – Animació

Destiny

Director: Fabien Weibel

On his way to work, a man  gets hit by a bus. He is condemned to relive his morning loop until he succeeds to avoid the accident.

EFÍMERA – Espanya, 2013 – 18’ – Ficció

Efimera

Director: Diego Modino

Alicia dreams of becoming a dancer. In the cosy mill where she lives with her grandma, she looks forward to going to the big audition. But out there, the world is not as idyllic as she may have thought.

KRAKE – Alemanya, 2012 – 9’ – Animació

krake

Director: Regina Welker

Diagnosis of Krake. But the little girl does not realise how serious her situation is. Her Krake is a part of her and she forgets about the disease, until the vicious friend gets out of hand.

TEMMA – Estats Units d’Amèrica, 2012 – 17’ 48’’ – Ficció

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Director: Anya Meksin

Neuro-programmer Temma Baumgarten tries to complete a computational model of her mind while her body succumbs to a degenerative disease.

38 – 39º – Estats Units d’Amèrica, 2011 – 7’ 52’’ – Animació

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Director: Kangmin Kim

A man with a big birthmark on his back enters an old public bathhouse. When he takes a bath, he falls into a dream. He confronts his father who has the same birthmark in the dream, and he starts to scrub away his father’s birthmark.

LAY BARE – Regne Unit, 2012 – 6’ – Animació

Laybare

Director: Paul Bush

“It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearance” , wrote Oscar Wilde. Sample book of the human body exposed in a manner generally reserved for the intimacy of family or lovers. The
result is erotic, funny, beautiful and vulnerable.

ZERO HOUR – Estats Units d’Amèrica, 2013 – 7’ 02’’ – Ficció

Zero hour

Director: Dan Carrillo

Lovers Paula and Lorenzo are traveling on a long and desolate road when the unexpected happens. They are forced to make a decision, one that could bring them together or tear them apart, forever.

CHOIR TOUR – Letònia, 2012 – 5’ – Animació

choir tour

Director: Edmunds Jansons

A world-famous boys’ choir goes on a tour. In the hands of their severe conductor they are an obedient musical instrument. But left alone without supervision they are just playful children. Once in Seoul the conductor is accidentally trapped in the elevator, and the boys are left alone.

NOBODY’S FOOL – Alemanya, 2012 – 3’ 20’’ – Animació

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Director: Alexandra Kardinar, Volker Schlecht

Emotions become chains, love becomes lust to kill. Addiction and possession, relation and separation. Cheetahs and speedy cars.

CRITERIOH – Catalunya, 2011 – 20’ – Documental

Criterioh

Director: Alberto Blanco

Criterioh is the stage name of Fernando Fernández, a 23-year-boy struggling to break into the world of rap. His 330 pounds have made him become the object of all kinds of taunts, insults and abuse since his childhood. Criterioh faces all this by jumping at the stage to compete in improvised rhymes battles.

KINGDOM – Nova Zelanda, 2012 – 12’ 26’’ – Animació

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Director: David Downes

A playful examination of dark fantasies and rituals surrounding the act of preparing and eating a family meal.

DREAMSHOW – ANIMALS – Estats Units d’Amèrica, 2012 – 4’ 33’’ – Videoclip

Dreamshow - the animals

Director: Alex Bergman, Buddhatron

Things get wild in the new music video for
Dreamshow’s “Animals”. Just last week we premiered the Brooklyn synth-pop artist’s single and today we unveil the accompanying visual. The Buddhatron-directed clip finds human and beast alike giving in to their most basic urges alongside Dreamshow’s bumping track.