EU Student Competition Programme
Pineapple Calamari dreams of being a horse-racing champion and he is taken care of by two inseparable women who share a very special connection, but when tragedy befalls this happy family, their social dynamic will take a drastic turn to the unexpected. A bizarre drama combining horseback riding, cooked frogs and women always on the verge of a nervous breakdown.
A big ship in the high seas. Nine colourful characters are engaged in mysterious coordinated labour that we can call “the waltz of spleen”. A tragic comedy where visceral and sublime sentiments encounter in the very same place.
What was it like, before the birth of the universe? Does reality exist just because we are able to perceive it? A girl tries to answer the big questions: she imagines she can empty the universe and then finds herself alone, as the smallest part of the universe. She is then forced to choose whether to consider herself as part of the cosmos, or as its creator. She stops and asks herself: shall I destroy myself? Or shall I destroy the universe?
On his way to work, Ruben is haunted by obsessive-compulsive thoughts; is the front door locked? Is the stove really turned off? As Ruben’s creative mind is invaded by increasingly absurd scenarios, reality and imagination begin to merge…
The world is multi-coloured, diversified, heterogeneous, so different... Everyone is unique and has their own "colour", even changing it during the life, like a "Chameleon". All this variety is inevitable and also beautiful. And only we decide which way everything can be turned.
A passionate panther's accident with her lover.
On a vast structure that floats on the ocean, an anonymous fisherman struggles from day to day with the sea monsters that surround him. These symbols of his internal disturbances and primeval doubts force him to investigate the limits of his own endurance and strength.
A bird in a cage, a toddler in a playpen, two dogs on either side of a fence. Partitions of various sorts accompany our lives from the beginning to the end. Each of us deals with them in their own way. Does it really make sense to separate ourselves from our neighbours with a wall?
Vörösbegy is the story of an obsession, obsession with the images we create, and how we can create stories and false expectations in our minds that can destroy ourselves.
A collection of sketches about people in painful, awkward or plain absurd situations.
A play of abstract forms, patterns, rhythms and sounds. “Quimtai” is an experimental animation based upon pre-Columbian patterns of the now extinct Tairona and Quimbaya indigenous cultures of Colombia.
On his untroubled way, an individual unexpectedly finds himself in a precarious state. Gradually, he loses control of his ambition and himself.
A Dad's influence begins to take hold on a young boy's world.
Inherited opinions. Inherited isolation. A short film depicting a Dad's influence on a young boy's life. His judgmental character mixed with the boy’s fondness for his dad prove to be a toxic mix that tears away at a world of opportunity and experiences.