International session 4

16/10/2014

October 18th 2014 at 21h – Teatre Zorrilla

AFTER EVERYTHING
Finland, 2014 – 29’00’’ – FictionAftereverything
Direction & Script: Pekka Sassi

An encounter with the unknown in extreme circumstances. Story of two boys in a world where brutality, inhumanity and killing an angel are part of everyday routine. The atmosphere of doom is emphasized by b/w footage, harsh settings and industrial noise music.

OGRE
France, 2012 – 14’52’’ – FictioOGRE - Photo officiellen
Direction & Script: Jean-Charles Paugam

The beach. Sky blue sea, white sand. Its attendants tanned, blackened, reddened. Amongst this crowd, no one fat. He remains cloistered in his den, sheltered from the sun and the noisy masses of people. Behind his curtains, he contemplates Marie, young and beautiful vacationer… and awaits the night…

MARILYN MYLLER
United Kingdom, 2013 – 06’06’’ – AnimatioMarilyn_Myller_stills_04n
Direction & Script: Mikey Please

Marilyn is trying really hard to make something 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.

GHOST TRAIN
Australia, 2013 – 14’34’’ – FictionGhost Train_Still_1
Direction: Kelly Hucker, James Fleming

84-year-old Geoff put his demented wife into care. One day he chances upon a ghost train and takes a ride into Dracula’s. Geoff becomes captivated by the lead vampire in the show, Gillian. As Geoff is drawn deeper into Gillian’s world, her fate becomes intertwined with his.

EL OTRO
Spain, 2013 – 18’00’’ – FictionEL-OTRO-foto5
Direction: Jorge Dorado

Andrés lives in a caravan in the forest. One morning, as he goes to town to get supplies, he meets Daniela and his life changes. The next morning Andrés wakes up naked, lying on the forest’s ground. Daniela is gone. Andrés looks for her the next 24 hours. He doesn’t know if he did it.

I LOVE YOU SO HARD
United Kingdom, 2013 – 04’ 20’’ – AnimatioI Love You So Hard - Still 1n
Direction: Ross Butte

A film about romance and bodily fluids, entirely hand-drawn with paper, pens and coloured crayons. The film centres on an obsessive Lothario who attempts to seduce his unfortunate love by detailing his terrifying fantasies of how he’d prove his love.

WIE DAS SCHWEIN ZUM METZGER WURDE
Austria, 2013 – 04’59’’ – Fictiohow the pig becamen
Direction: Gregorius Grey

An armed guy raids a butcher shop by breaking all the rules of a common assault. He rejects money but instead wants to have sausages and cold meat, especially a solid, lush meat loaf roll. His credo: No money in the world can replace the pristine taste of a real meat loaf roll.

GODKA CIRKA
Spain (Catalonia), 2013 – 10’00” – DocumentaryGodka Cirka
Direction: Alex Lora, Antonio Tibaldi

Young Alifa stares at the fragmented Somali sky. She ponders on her daily life as a shepherd… She knows that something that will change her life forever is going to happen.

BOX
United States, 2013 – 05’25’’ – Documentarybox
Direction: Bot & Dolly

Box explores the synthesis of real and digital space through projection-mapping onto moving surfaces. The short film documents a live performance, captured entirely in camera.

THE PROMISE
Spain, 2013 – 23’00’’ – Fictionthe promise
Direction & Script: Juanjo Verdura

Ana has decided to leave her life in Romania in order to help her mother. But nothing is what it seems and she becomes involved in a sexual exploitation business. To escape from this world she will have to break a promise.

VÍA TANGO
Spain, 2012 – 03’17’’ – VideoclipVia Tango
Direction & Script: Adriana Navarro

Via Tango is a thrilling journey on a fantasy train, where the ticket inspector falls in love with a passenger. During the trip, he tries tu seduce her dancing to the rhythm of tango, but to his surprise, other woman tries to get his attention. The train becomes a dance floor created by the fruitful imagination of the ticket inspector.