Eastern and Central European Panorama
A dancer loses her rhythm. An expedition through the interior of guilt, shame and fear.
Two old captains fight over the control of a red button while the workers deal with the consequences.
Whoever wants to exist, should jump. Not everyone wants to accept this law, some only fake jumping. A metaphorical story about passive and dependent people who are mentally and physically ruined. The message is, however, that if someone has the will, they can change this at any age.
A hero is the one who sacrifices himself for the others.
Anabel is a young artist unable to find inspiration for her work. Tired of thinking of ideas she falls asleep at her desk. What at first seems like a nice dream soon turns into a nightmare. Late at night, she is woken up by the striking of the clock, and her dream gives her the inspiration she was looking for.
Avstrija, 2016, hd, 8:03
Pakan, one of the last remaining people of his tribe is sent on a great journey with a mystical box. He has to conquer the desert and challenge his greatest fears on the way to save his tribe from extiction.
One of many similar, yet a completely unique courtyard that brings back dozens of vivid memories. For the protagonist – a young boy, it constitutes a safe place, where he's being brought up and first experiences joy, curiosity and friendship. Years later, as a grown up man he tries to bring back the memories of those happy days that are now gone.
A fish enters the paper world. Man goes and fish comes back again, all guided by a patient bird.
A symbolic tale about the life circle and the importance of observation.
Slovaška, 2015, hd, 11:00
I feel emptiness around me.
The night is cold and dark.
I am looking for light, wherever it can be.
Alfio Antico is a Sicilian musician, deeply attached to his land with its traditions and rituals even when these are cruel and painful. The images of the wind, the earth and dreams merge in an obsessive and tantric music based on streetsellers’ repetitive voices.
An audiovisual experimental animation based on the author’s personal Paris-Dérives in July 2015. The idea was to walk through/explore and to feel inspired by the urban landscapes and textures, the city, street art, the people and museums of Paris. His main focus was on faces that are rather on the darker side of the spectrum. He used various techniques to create his very personal and distinct imagery and sound.
When Time Moves Faster demonstrates Anna Vasof´s unbelievable pleasure in experimentation and simultaneously shares her delight in demonstrating the illusion enabled solely through the medium of cinema. She proceeds similarly in four vivid, separately titled demonstrative procedures.
1936: The year of six prime ministers!
Poljska, 2016, hd, 7:00
Penciless Case is a history of feeling different and the consequences of standing up to this feeling. We meet our protagonist when he decides to cross the boundaries of his everyday loneliness, and to finally be among people, which turns out to be a ride between happiness and madness. We face a rather surrealistic confrontation with the belief that someone else’s crayons (that, surprisingly, are not meant for drawing) are better.