INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM 24

24/10/2013

14th Novembre 2013 at 22h Teatre Zorrilla

THE WORST DAY EVER – Canadà, 2012 – 11’ 41’’ – Ficció

The worst day ever

Director: Sophie Jarvis

A little boy has an increasingly awful day in an unfair and cruel world.

MY VALENTINE – PAUL MCCARTNEY – Regne Unit, 2012 – 3’ 13’’ – Videoclip

My Valentine

Director: Paul McCartney

“My Valentine” is the second Paul McCartney music video Natalie Portman has starred in, the first being the Michel Gondry directed “Dance Tonight” in 2007. For this new performance, she was exclusively dressed by Stella McCartney.

TRESPASS – Àustria, 2012 – 11’ – Animació

Trespass

Director: Paul Wenninger

In English, “trespass” means ‘to intrude’, but it could also be an unauthorised entry, or in legal jargon, a “domestic disturbance”. This animation plays with all of these meanings.

PRÓLOGO – Espanya, 2012 – 8’ – Ficció

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Director: Lucas Figueroa

98.9% of the population do not realise that our life can give a 180 degrees shift, in three seconds… at any moment.

DJI. DEATH FAILS – Moldàvia, 2012 – 3’ 56’’ – Animació

Dji. Death Fails

Director: Dmitri Voloshin

Dji is an unusual Death. The Dark Knight has appeared in a different form. No, he is not white and fluffy. Dji is just terribly unlucky. All he has to do is to take the soul of a dying man. But the screenwriters prepared some obstacles for Dji.

M.O. – República Txeca, 2012 – 6’ 35’’ – Animació

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Director: Jakub Kouril

The story of an elderly woman who orders a mechanical grandpa by mail in order to put an end to her loneliness.

LE BONBON – França, 2012 – 5’ – Ficció

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Director: Elizabeth Richard

A candy is passing through hand to hand. The magic attached to that gift will find out some odd meetings.

NAKED LOVE – EA’S GARDEN – Dinamarca, 2012 – 7’ – Animació

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Director: Sara Koppel

Naked Love – Ea’s Garden is a speechless erotic hand-drawn animated art-film. A sensual trip through Ea’s sexuallity in a surrealistic abstract poetic atmosphere.

FLYING FINNS (KOISTISET LENNOSSA) – Finlàndia, 2012 – 9’ – Ficció

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Director: Sami Keski-Vähälä, Ville Myllyrinne

Koistiset Lennossa tells the story of why some of us should stay at home. Especially on holiday season.

TIFFANY THE WHALE: DEATH ON THE RUNWAY – Estats Units d’Amèrica, 2012 – 8’ 56’’ – Animació

tiffany the whale

Director: Bill Plympton

A young and earnest Tiffany makes her fashion debut in an attempt to be the most unlikely of super models and rejoin her beloved male model Conrad.

SAY YES AND DANCE – Finlàndia, 2012 – 8’ – Ficció

Say yes and dance

Director: Antti Heikki Pesonen

An unemployed man applies for a job that he doesn’t really want to get. The employer does not believe in him and he doesn’t believe in the employer.

STOPOVER – Suïssa, 2011 – 3’ – Animació

stop over

Director: Neil Stubbings

An unplanned pit stop for a solitary spaceman turns into a close encounter of the third kind.

WALKING THE DOGS – Regne Unit, 2012 – 26’ 52’’ – Ficció

Walking the dogs

Director: Jeremy Brock

A Buckingham Palace guard attending to Queen Elizabeth’s room takes her dogs for a walk and while he’s away an intruder breaks in for a chat with the monarch.

FARMER JACK – Països Baixos-Irlanda-Bèlgica, 2012– 13’ 30’’ – Animació

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Director: Arjan Wilschut

Jack Jansen is leading a happy farmer’s life. When prices suddenly drop, he is caught in a dramatic downward spiral, having to work harder for less money. A salesman and a scientist seem to have a solution, but will this put an end to his trouble?