International Shorts

Catch this great selection of professional and student shorts from international filmmakers

 

BAUMU

Director/Writer/Producer: CHUNG,SHAO-CHUN

A female killer, who desires to have a child, and a cold-blooded male killer go to an apartment at night to assassinate a drug addict. Unfortunately, the drug addict’s wife is there on the scene. The female killer has no choice, she kills the wife too. Then she finds something underneath the woman’s body – it’s a baby.

 

Edge of light

Director/Writer: Misho Tenev
Editor: Misho Tenev, Dimitar Tenev

Based on the legend of King Arthur, the film presents a dystopian depiction of the modern world, where a boy must return to the people he left behind, and embrace what he is destined to become.

 

Stars

Director/Writer/Producer:Han Zhang

Grandpa and grandson, street sellers, sell stars in a town near the shore. One night, they run out of the stars…

 

Self

Director: Romée van Benten

A young girl goes through the journey of self discovering anxiety.

 

Whatever the weather

Director: Remo Scherrer
Producer: Carola Kutzner

Wally’s life is increasingly turned upside down by her mother’s alcohol addiction. Helplessness, excessive demands and desperation shape her childhood – a daily struggle for survival.

 

Rabbit Blood

Director/Writer/Producer: Yagmur Altan

Just an ordinary day at an old mysterious Turkish country house, where its residents have an extraordinary way of brewing tea.

 

Adam

Director: Evelyn Jane Ross

In the beginning of them She created us.

 

Wiktor’s Journey

Director/Writer: Karolina Chęcińska
Producers: Karolina Chęcińska, Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice

One day Wiktor wakes up to see that no one except him is moving. So he decides to go through a metaphysical journey to rescue his homeland. Will he succeed?

 

I am Dyslexic

Directors/Producers/Writers: Mads Johan Øgaard, Katie Noel Wyman

Those with learning differences should be proud of who they are and should never be made to feel alone. The film uses strong metaphors to portray these emotions, as we follow a little boy in his journey to climb a mountain in a world made of books.

 

Adija

Director: Apollonia Thomaier
Producers: Tai Gordon

A young girl in the Bronx finds escape from an unhappy family life through her graffiti art.

 

Shadowlands

Director/Writer/Producer: Anna Johansson

Darkness that won’t let go. About the constant fear that something terrible might happen. It describes a journey into the inner world and psyche of a person in distress, a world far from “normal”.

 

Reel Time

Director/Writer: Ken Womack
Producers: Ken Womack, John Mathis, Graham Hagood

A percussive short with an Irish brogue.

 

Sheltered

Director/Writer/Producer:Bianca Faltermeier

Right after a little boy appears in his life, who is much more colourful and lively than he is, Hugo loses his hat, which is an inherent part of his personality – he feels shelterless and strange without it. Hugo discovers a new side, after this encounter.

 

Mongoose

Director: Chantal Beaulne

An old woman confronts her childhood imaginary friend, who has taken up residence in the walls of her home.

 

Bumby The Barely Witch

Director/Writer: Jessica Tai

Bumby, a student witch, is devastated after receiving a failing grade in class. An unexpected visitor provides her with a challenge she ultimately overcomes, but not in the way she intended.

 

Hope

Director: Michael Scherrer
Producer: Samuel Scherrer

After an unsuccessful escape, a mother and her son are deported to a prison camp. The mother sees her child hunger, and secretly gives him some left-over seeds, the last food she has. Shortly after, they are separated.

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Details about the event

DateSaturday 25th of March 2017
Time10:00
VenueDingle Skellig Hotel