EU Student Competition Programme
An abstract animated film that combines the genres of horror and psychological thriller. The main character, a murderer, records images in his mind which he then uses to reconstruct his crimes. This film attempts to contemplate the real objects (set here and now), which are completely different from the distorted images stored in the killer’s mind.
Inspired by a drawing of the same name by Alfred Kubin. A young woman traverses a bleak swamp. She knows very well that under no circumstances she may awaken what lurks in the deep.
An addicted biker runs out of cigarettes. He joins a race to get more, but has to take help from some peculiar people in the audience to stay in the competition.
A dark comedy about a man with cannibalistic urges who travels back through his life, looking for the root of his unhappiness.
A homage to Vincent Willem van Gogh, the artist who walked the land of Brabant.
The story of people heading for a better place on either side of the ocean. Although at times their paths do cross, they never really seem to meet.
When the alarm goes off she gets up and starts her day.
Francija, 2015, dcp, 03:24
1950: On the coast of Japan, an American woman is visiting a village with her military husband and a group of friends. Breaking away from the group, she meets with Namiko, a young ama fisherwoman.
Inspired by John Cage's pieces that broke the conventional rules of music, and texts by Gi Negrão that attach to the line movements and unusual dimensions. Entitled Decipere, Latin for deceive, mislead, the film explores the initial impression created by a line, breaking the apparent linearity, showing the potential with the emergence of forms of different dimensions.
Estonija, 2014, dcp, 08:38
The woman wishes to dance but there is no music. She sends her husband outside to feed the bird so the neighbour could come to visit. And that's how the love triangle emerges.
A prince made of wire adapts himself to his particular counterpart during a dance. His shape is transformed and deformed because of inner and outer influences till the inevitable happens.
A young man can’t help but see his girlfriend as various objects – including a French tart. Perception, misunderstanding and indifference are explored in this darkly funny animation about the foibles of romance.
At the market of Yerevan, a merchant invites us to share his fruits and his history…
A surrealistic trip into the world of an extremely long German word.