Sunday 11 October | 4 pm | Online Screening with Q&A* | TICKETS
A selection of short films from our Shorts Competition. | Approx 1:40 h
THE FALL by Jonathan Glazer | UK | 2020 | 8 min | Inspired by The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters, an etching by Francisco Goya, THE FALL is a powerful short film which invites its audience to project their preoccupations and interpretations.
STRASBOURG 1518 by Jonathan Glazer | UK | 2020 | 10 min | Jonathan Glazer’s short film STRASBOURG 1518 features nine acclaimed dancers from around the world. Made during a global pandemic against the setting of lockdown, the film directed and conceived by the filmmaker moves beyond the restricted categorisation of a ‘lockdown film’ to explore the connection between history, memory, and movement.
WiFi in the Glen by Josh Hughes and Jake Lancaster | Scotland, UK | 2019 | 10 min | A film set in one of the most remote communities in Europe, in Assynt in the Scottish Highlands. Amongst the storytellers, bards and musicians, technology has a strange and unusual place.
Gutterpunks by Luke Arnold | UK | 2020 | 15 min | After losing her mother, a young girl turns to an unlikely role model for guidance.
SIN CIELO by Jianna Maarten | US | 2019 | 25 min | A young boy in a Mexican border town hustles any way he can to help his family but learns some very cruel realities when the girl he likes gets ‘disappeared’. Based on trues stories from La Frontera.
STICKER by Georgi M. Unkovski | Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of | 2020 | 19 min | After an unsuccessful attempt to renew his car registration, Dejan falls in a bureaucratic trap that tests his determination to be a responsible father.
Once Upon A Time In … Sai Wan by Nate Ki | Hong Kong | 2019 | 23 min | In 1989, rumours spread amongst delivery drivers about Room 4E of the Sau Lai Building. Such rumours horrified restaurant staff members nearby as they were afraid that they would receive call from the ghost someday.
Time Is A Nagra by Sean Pecknold | US | 2019 | 5 min | A woman turns her and her husband into birds, and discovers the true reality of existence, but he just wants to hang out with her.
* Upon purchasing a ticket you will receive a link to stream the film. NOTE: The virtual screening room will open 5 minutes before the scheduled screening time, so you will not be able to access it beforehand. The films are screened live, you can enter at any time after the screening begins, but you will not be able to rewind the content.