OFFICIAL SELECTION

SHORT FILM

Like Shishmaref
Like Shishmaref

Directed by Marek Ranis Runtime: 16 minutes Release Date: April 30, 2016 Country: United States Category: Documentary Synopsis: The disappearing barrier islands and increasingly ephemeral coastal lines are not anymore just one the first signals of changing environment. We are already in post climate change, it is not any more the search for recognition of the inevitable. It is the search for the response.

Ugly
Ugly

Directed by Mickael Cohen Runtime: 14 minutes 40 seconds Release Date: June 8, 2016 Country: France Category: Fiction Synopsis: Franck and Elisabeth are about to have a baby. But the D-Day, Elisabeth’s secrets are revealed. And for Franck, nothing happens as expected.

Futur Sauvage
Futur Sauvage

Directed by Jonathan Djob Nkondo Runtime: 7 minutes Release Date: December 29, 2016 Country: France Category: Fiction, Animation Synopsis: Some villagers encounter a giant mysterious creature.

It comes from the Heavens
It comes from the Heavens

Directed by Odren Romero Runtime: 19 minutes 35 seconds Release Date: April 10, 2017 Country: Cuba Category: Fiction Synopsis: In a place where the eyes of God were the only witnesses. Angel a ten year old boy lives with his pregnant mother, his stepfather and grandfather, alone and surrounded by pigs.

Nothingness
Nothingness

Directed by Harm Dens Runtime: 15 minutes 20 seconds Release Date: December 1, 2015 Country: Belgium Category: Fiction Synopsis: Two cellmates face yet another day together in prison. They do whatever they can to relieve their boredom, resulting in physically and verbally transgressive behaviour.

The Swing
The Swing

Directed by David Witchell Runtime: 9 minutes 1 second Release Date: May 24, 2017 Country: United Kingdom Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: Maja, a young Polish girl living in England, learns the price of being different when she is subject to increasing xenophobia.

Answer Me
Answer Me

Directed by Marco Antonio & Barajas Morales Runtime: 13 minutes 2 seconds Release Date: May 1, 2017 Country: Mexico Category: Fiction Synopsis: Mr. Leonel is an old medical examiner, polite and well-behaved; his life has become old, repetitive and lonely. The strange and mysterious cellphone calls does not capture his attention anymore, but that night, a call makes the difference to end with his solitude.

Syncretic_Noise
Syncretic_Noise

Directed by Stephen Bullen Runtime: 4 minutes 30 seconds Release Date: December 5, 2015 Country: United States, China Category: Fiction, Fantasy Synopsis: A man dances secluded from a city at battle with itself. Defying conventional logic and storytelling, layered soundscapes and symbolic visuals fuel the dark atmosphere. In a hyper society portrayed in time-lapses the dancer's natural motion continues across cuts over discontinuities of space from forest landscapes to gritty urban life.

In the Night, Facing Sun
In the Night, Facing Sun

Directed by Xuezi Zhang Runtime: 16 minutes 9 seconds Release Date: November 21, 2016 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: A girl’s estranged mother visits her in New York. The two worlds collide as they inhabit each other's presence.

Hanging
Hanging

Directed by Nick LeDonne Runtime: 5 minutes 40 seconds Release Date: May 2, 2016 Country: United States Category: Animation, Documentary, Student Synopsis: An abstracted animated documentary based off of Nick LeDonne's personal struggle with depression and suicidal thoughts after a near attempted hanging in November 2014. His feelings of depression are personified through a dark luring fog and a loving mother desperately trying to keep her son alive.

9to5
9to5

Directed by Filippos Tsapekis Runtime: 12 minutes 1 second Release Date: June 30, 2017 Country: Greece Category: Fiction Synopsis: A world in which prohibited to be tired.

Sofia
Sofia

Directed by Justin Nico Flocco Runtime: Release Date: July 11, 2017 Country: Argentina Category: Fiction Synopsis: After his lover throws him out on the street, Matthew, a shy and out of place American, finds himself stranded on the shady streets of Buenos Aires. As the story progresses through encounters with different characters in the city, we begin to learn that maybe Matthew is not all he appears to be.

London Baby
London Baby

Directed by Adam H Stewart Runtime: 7 minutes 49 seconds Release Date: June 26, 2017 Country: United Kingdom, Ireland Category: Fiction Synopsis: Two successful women who are very much in love decide to have a baby and as a result of which their relationship falls apart. Set against the backdrop of contemporary London this is a universal tale of pain and loss.

Inhabit
Inhabit

Directed by Jane Devoy Runtime: 11 minutes 50 seconds Release Date: January 2, 2015 Country: United Kingdom Category: Fiction, Drama Synopsis: 40-something Melanie wants a baby. Her actor boyfriend, Andy, is stalling. At a fancy dress party in East London, the arrival of an old friend provides a chance for Melanie to take matters into her own hands.

The Infinitely Generous Francis Victus
The Infinitely Generous Francis Victus

Directed by Barry Worthington Runtime: 31 minutes 28 seconds Release Date: June 10, 2016 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Comedy Synopsis: In this mockumentary, a small agricultural town is flipped on it’s head while searching for the truth of it’s founder.

The death of Olivier Becaille
The death of Olivier Becaille

Directed by Yoann Boisson Runtime: 25 minutes Release Date: June 11, 2017 Country: France Category: Fiction Synopsis: Saturday, 6 am, Olivier Becaille an anxious and melancholic stretcher bearer of about thirty years falls as dead. Inside of him then begins a fierce struggle, interspersed with despair and awakened dreams. But Olivier will it succeed in resurfacing?

Ephemeral
Ephemeral

Directed by Antonio Darwiche Runtime: 16 minutes 2 seconds Release Date: January 31, 2017 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Student, Psychological Synopsis: Psychiatrist Sydney Garland spends another day at the office, but the day takes an unexpected turn when a gunned man with an unknown want steps in.

The Last 2 Days
The Last 2 Days

Directed by Dimitris Georgiev Runtime: 25 minutes Release Date: Country: Bulgaria Category: Fiction, Drama, Thriller Synopsis: The story follows the last two days of a wealthy, Bulgarian family.

Lights Out
Lights Out

Directed by Savannah Bloch Runtime: 5 minutes Release Date: May 2, 2016 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Drama Synopsis: To the point of desperation, a young women copes with the struggles of motherhood, while dealing with her toddler's desire for the lights to stay on.

Canon
Canon

Directed by Igor Sadovski Runtime: 25 minutes Release Date: May 5, 2017 Country: Republic of Moldova Category: Fiction Synopsis: After many years of her absence, Adela returns to her homeland to receive her heritage. Beautiful and distant, our heroine has no time to lose: a few meetings with her attorney, some documents to sign. But her true heritage turns out to be still undiscovered and comes out suddenly on her path.

My Pretty Pony
My Pretty Pony

Directed by Maciej Barczewski Runtime: 13 minutes 21 seconds Release Date: March 1, 2017 Country: Poland Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: An elderly man, nearing death, gives his young grandson an unusual gift and tells him about the transient nature of time.

The Kindness of Strangers
The Kindness of Strangers

Directed by Ben Dickinson Runtime: 15 minutes Release Date: February 10, 2016 Country: Australia Category: Fiction, Drama Synopsis: Stranded alone in the middle of the night, a young woman is approached by a man offering to help her. Can she trust the stranger in front of her, or should she take her chances with whatever might be lurking out in the darkness?

Something More Banal
Something More Banal

Directed by Shalini Adnani Runtime: 10 minutes Release Date: November 15, 2016 Country: United Kingdom, Chile Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: In an unusual working morning, people sit and wait, contemplating life, and the dead man hanging in front of them in a Mexican factory.

What If
What If

Directed by Linda Gasser Runtime: 16 minutes 20 seconds Release Date: February 1, 2017 Country: Germany Category: Fiction, Student, Romance Synopsis: How will Big Data eventually effect our individual freedom? It’s the year 2184 and big data is omnipresent. A sophisticated system has been developed to analyze people. Perfect partner recommendations have become the norm. But Achille wants to find a partner by himself.

fiSOlofia
fiSOlofia

Directed by Nicola Palmeri Runtime: 16 minutes 25 seconds Release Date: May 1, 2017 Country: Italy Category: Fiction Synopsis: Three retired friends love to talk in a bar in their country. They do not talk about politics, sports or local gossip but are questioning on philosophical themes that will bring them to life in an animated way. The flashbacks of a more erudite narrator than others will open up surreal moments that trigger these new questions.

Valencia
Valencia

Directed by Logan George Runtime: 7 minutes Release Date: September 1, 2016 Country: United States Category: Fiction Synopsis: Catherine’s early morning drive is interrupted when she’s faced with an accident on the side of the road. Accosted by calls from her estranged sister and late to the reading of her father’s will, but the only one on the scene, she forces herself to exit her car.

Fever
Fever

Directed by Celine Held Runtime: 9 minutes 31 seconds Release Date: October 1, 2016 Country: Japan, Nepal, Oman, United States Category: Fiction Synopsis: Four young people unknowingly walk toward a moment in their lives when a fever overtakes them, bringing out their most basic instincts.

Keep Going
Keep Going

Directed by Ya-yu Lin Runtime: 20 minutes 58 seconds Release Date: June 30, 2016 Country: Taiwan Category: Fiction, Feature, Student Synopsis: HAN, who is in 2nd Grade of Junior high school, and JIA, who is in 3rd grade of elementary school. They are brothers who love baseball games. PEI-LIN, SHAN’s crush girl, is going to move away recently.

Beast
Beast

Directed by Christopher Sferrazza Runtime: 19 minutes 53 seconds Release Date: December 16, 2016 Country: Australia Category: Fiction, Drama Synopsis: In a small town on the eastern coast of Australia lives the quiet and caring Sophie. Her only relationships are with town gossip Bea, with whom she works at the local butcher, and her grandson Liam, a single paramedic.

This Modern Man is Beat
This Modern Man is Beat

Directed by Alex Merkin Runtime: 17 minutes 12 seconds Release Date: December 1, 2015 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Drama Synopsis: In the post 911 world of cultural confusion and erroneous judgment, Habib bin Habib al Fulan tries to pawn his last possession and reconcile with his American wife.

Percent
Percent

Directed by Vladimir Kudryashov Runtime: 18 minutes 11 seconds Release Date: January 1, 2017 Country: Russian Federation Category: Fiction, Feature, Student Synopsis: Our time. A large man enters the lab. He is obviously influential (adult Vladimir). He receives an unknown document. Information from this document enrages him. The guards grab him and knock on the floor. 30 years ago. A young man named Vladimir is about to propose to his beloved Svetlana.

The Moment
The Moment

Directed by Karis Seungyoun Oh Runtime: 2 minutes 29 seconds Release Date: May 1, 2016 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Animation, Student Synopsis: The Moment is a story about an artist who learns about the importance of the things unseen as she gets to draw a stranger’s portrait.

After the Wine
After the Wine

Directed by David Garnacho Runtime: 17 minutes Release Date: Country: France Category: Fiction Synopsis:

Timed Expectancy
Timed Expectancy

Directed by Riccardo Pittaluga Runtime: 3 minutes 9 seconds Release Date: November 29, 2016 Country: Italy Category: Fiction Synopsis: In a context where the res-publica is eroded from the market, health becomes a paid service: a system supported by an underlying social Darwinism where those who pay will be saved and who don't simply die.

A Whole World for a Little World
A Whole World for a Little World

Directed by Fabrice Bracq Runtime: 15 minutes Release Date: January 26, 2017 Country: France Category: Fiction Synopsis: A woman tells a great story to her baby. In the manner of a tale with princes and princesses, she remains into his memories to pass on his daughter.

Zoe
Zoe

Directed by Antoni Nykowski Runtime: 27 minutes 30 seconds Release Date: January 30, 2017 Country: United States, Poland Category: Fiction Synopsis: Stolen pay. Sexual harassment.Months without a paycheck. Outrageous fees and expenses that eat away at earnings. And no one to turn to for help. Zoe is a story about 18 years model, being exposed to white rape and sexual abuse situation since she was 15. It’s about her striving to survive in a world full of hypocrisy.

The Angry Men
The Angry Men

Directed by Americo Melchionda Runtime: 17 minutes 58 seconds Release Date: March 31, 2017 Country: Italy Category: Fiction, Comedy Synopsis: The Football World Cup. Italy play Uruguay. A family, crippled by debts, is faced with the repossession of their home. A bailiff is coming. In desperation, they threaten to blow it to pieces. 12-year old Filippo has an idea to help.

Morning After
Morning After

Directed by Patricia Chica Runtime: 14 minutes 59 seconds Release Date: June 1, 2017 Country: Canada Category: Fiction, Web / New Media Synopsis: After a long time abroad, a young man returns home and reunites with friends. A sensual game amongst them forces him to confront deep conflicts within himself that lead to a powerful awakening.

What We Lose
What We Lose

Directed by Jakob Valdemar Mørk Runtime: 12 minutes 9 seconds Release Date: May 1, 2017 Country: Denmark Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: Vagn, an old school, conservative primary school teacher who lives a simple, safe and structured everyday life is forced to deal with the insecurities of life, when he is faced with challenges both in his professional and personal life.

Sweet Maddie Stone
Sweet Maddie Stone

Directed by Brady Hood Runtime: 23 minutes 41 seconds Release Date: January 23, 2016 Country: United Kingdom Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: 15-year-old Maddie Stone rules her school yard under the protection of her family name. But after discovering her notorious father has been arrested, she has to make his bail money or lose the yard. The more Maddie fights, the more her world spirals out of control - and the closer she gets to becoming the man she's trying to save.

It's Raining
It's Raining

Directed by Ciro D'Emilio Runtime: 7 minutes 25 seconds Release Date: May 12, 2017 Country: Italy Category: Fiction Synopsis: Four african girls and a bright rainy day.

Abu Adnan
Abu Adnan

Directed by Sylvia Le Fanu Runtime: 25 minutes 15 seconds Release Date: February 28, 2017 Country: Denmark Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: Sayid, a refugee doctor from Syria, has just received a Danish residence permit, and is about to embark on establishing a new life in rural Denmark together with his son Adnan.

Heimlich
Heimlich

Directed by Kostas Bakouris Runtime: 19 minutes 17 seconds Release Date: May 31, 2017 Country: Greece Category: Fiction Synopsis: Heimlich is homely. Paris lives in an unhomely home. Serena wants a home, in a place you wouldn’t exactly call Paris. They drink. They talk. They merge. In water, beer and memory. A frog leaps. Strange. Stranger. Unhomely. Unheimlich. Stranger than home.

Delicatessen
Delicatessen

Directed by Fenglin Chen Runtime: 4 minutes 40 seconds Release Date: May 4, 2017 Country: Macao, United States Category: Fiction, Animation, Experimental, Student Synopsis: A romantic relationship blossoms between a man and a woman when they first meet in a delicatessen. Their desires get projected onto the food, turning them alive, into uncanny mutated composite of limbs and organs. A supermarket love story that plays with food as a metaphor of sensual desires.

The Headlight
The Headlight

Directed by Ionut Gaga Runtime: 15 minutes 7 seconds Release Date: March 1, 2017 Country: Romania Category: Fiction, Fantasy Synopsis: God upholds there still are honest men in the world, but the Devil disagrees. A bet worth ten thousand souls is settled. Those souls will hang in the high moral principles balance of Radu Iovan. Rushing to meet his daughter who is leaving the country, he is pulled over because of a broken headlight.

New Neighbors
New Neighbors

Directed by E.G. Bailey Runtime: 19 minutes 25 seconds Release Date: January 20, 2017 Country: United States Category: Fiction Synopsis: How far will a Mother go to protect her children? A 2017 Sundance Official Selection, New Neighbors is a story about a mother and her two sons who move to a new neighborhood, and because of all the killings and assaults on Black lives she is determined to keep her family safe. She takes to the neighborhood with kids in tow.

Mariela
Mariela

Directed by Victoria Romero Runtime: 9 minutes 29 seconds Release Date: April 26, 2017 Country: Argentina Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: A girl remembers the tragic story of the woman that was her nanny.

Porridge
Porridge

Directed by Gabriel McArtney Runtime: 9 minutes 55 seconds Release Date: October 21, 2016 Country: United Kingdom Category: Fiction, Student Synopsis: A kooky mother helps her son with a plot to exact revenge on his school bullies.

FEATURE & FEATURETTE

Torments of Love
Torments of Love

Directed by Caroline Jules Runtime: 53 minutes 47 seconds Release Date: May 29, 2017 Country: France, Guadeloupe Category: Fiction Synopsis: A film from Guadeloupe based on hidden love and untold feelings between two sisters in their thirties and their father.

Should I and no one be there
Should I and no one be there

Directed by Nele Jeromin Runtime: 60 minutes Release Date: May 8, 2017 Country: Germany Category: Documentary, Student Synopsis:

Consolation
Consolation

Directed by Paweł Podlejski Runtime: 1 hour 16 minutes Release Date: October 31, 2016 Country: Poland Category: Fiction Synopsis: Patryk spent over 20 years in Germany and has recently come back to Silesia - his homeland. He used to dream big, but now he teaches German to pay his bills. Paulina is young and all she wants is to go there – to Germany. When she suddenly enters Patryk’s life, he is forced to look back at his past, although he spent years running away from it.

From Here to China
From Here to China

Directed by Federico Marcello Runtime: 1 hour 32 minutes Release Date: June 30, 2016 Country: Argentina, China Category: Fiction, Comedy Synopsis: In 1986, Facundo's father had a store in a neighborhood of Buenos Aires. All the neighbors used to buy there, because despite it being small, it had everything. However, in the early nineties, with the arrival of Chinese supermarkets, the store could not compete and it had to close.

Where Horses Go To Die
Where Horses Go To Die

Directed by Antony Hickling Runtime: 1 hour 6 minutes Release Date: July 28, 2016 Country: France Category: Fiction, Experimental Synopsis: Daniel is an artist who has lost his desire to paint. An unexpected meetng with three «working girls » one evening marks the beginning of a surreal adventure. Later that night, the wildest dreams and the worst nightmares of his three new muses unravel in his imagination.

Bikini Blue
Bikini Blue

Directed by Jarek Marszewski Runtime: 1 hour 24 minutes 15 seconds Release Date: April 1, 2017 Country: Poland, United Kingdom Category: Fiction, Drama Synopsis: Great Britain, 1953. Cold War lasts despite the summer. Stalin is dead, the British just finished celebrating the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, cinema halls are possessed by “The War of the Worlds”. 30 years old Dora Szumski is an English woman married to a Polish immigrant Eryk.

Undocument
Undocument

Directed by Kyla Simone Bruce & Amin Bakhshian Runtime: 1 hour 33 minutes Release Date: July 1, 2016 Country: United Kingdom, Islamic Republic of Iran Category: Fiction Synopsis: UNDOCUMENT is an episodic feature, following 4 stories of longing & love, immigration & identity. The vision of an Iranian and a European director, dealing with the complex theme of illegal immigration or ‘undocumented migrants.’

Jasmine
Jasmine

Directed by Dax Phelan Runtime: 1 hour 20 minutes Release Date: March 23, 2015 Country: United States Category: Fiction Synopsis: A year after his wife's murder, once-successful Hong Kong businessman Leonard To (Jason Tobin) is still reeling from the tragedy. Having lost his job, friends and all sense of order in his life, Leonard becomes obsessed with a mysterious stranger he sees at his wife's grave, believing him to be responsible for her death.

The Alley Cat
The Alley Cat

Directed by Marie Ullrich Runtime: 1 hour 10 minutes Release Date: August 6, 2014 Country: United States Category: Fiction Synopsis: A road movie on a bike that takes place over one night, Jasper leaves an underground bike messenger race and goes on a physical and spiritual journey, through Chicago’s nighttime streets, to an emotion-filled destination.

WEB - SHORT

The12Project
The12Project

Directed by Hadi Moussally Runtime: 12 minutes Release Date: February 10, 2016 Country: France Category: Fiction, Experimental, Web / New Media Synopsis: A story BORN of the rejection of the NARCISSUS nature of modern film. Within our chapters LIVE questions. Inspired by the philosophy of KULESHOV, we went in pursuit of the FALL of the WILD art of film for film’s sake. We YEARN for a new wave of fashion film.

Hooked
Hooked

Directed by Luca Vecchi Runtime: 9 minutes 17 seconds Release Date: November 17, 2016 Country: Italy Category: Fiction, Experimental, Web / New Media Synopsis: In a closed system that totally lacks information, external circumstances can influence our judgement. A sloppy dressed girls shivers and drools convulsively on the edge of a highway. It is 4 in the morning.

The Loneliest
The Loneliest

Directed by Dan Azoulay Runtime: 7 minutes 37 seconds Release Date: June 29, 2017 Country: Israel Category: Fiction, Animation, Student Synopsis: "The Loneliest" is an animated series dealing with loneliness. Based on "An Existential Perspective On Loneliness" by Michele A. Carter, each episode deals with a certain aspect of the concept and illustrates it by telling the story of the loneliest something.

Lights Out!!!
Lights Out!!!

Directed by Sean Wirz Runtime: 4 minutes 59 seconds Release Date: November 30, 2016 Country: Switzerland Category: Fiction, Web Short, Black Comedy Synopsis: A hung over morning in an all-male household. Johnny wakes up to a filthy mess. Nothing out of the ordinary, except his roommate Freddy left all the lights on – again! Enough is enough. Johnny decides to bring some order into chaos but quickly realizes he should have cut his finger-wagging short.

Dope D.O.D. Halloween
Dope D.O.D. Halloween

Directed by Anton van der Linden Runtime: 3 minutes 32 seconds Release Date: October 31, 2016 Country: Netherlands Category: Fiction, Web Short Synopsis:

Amy
Amy

Directed by Jo Kidby Runtime: 3 minutes 13 seconds Release Date: August 1, 2017 Country: United Kingdom Category: Documentary, Web Short Synopsis: A short film with England Rugby and Team GB's Amy Wilson Hardy.

Herod's Daughter
Herod's Daughter

Directed by Charles Burroughs Runtime: 2 minutes 11 seconds Release Date: November 18, 2016 Country: Canada Category: Fiction Synopsis: La Fille d'Hérode is a fashion film that was produced to announce Larose-Paris’ new line of luxury berets. Taking its inspiration from 1991’s Cannes Grand Prize winner La Belle Noiseuse, the film portrays talents Salome Zimmerlin and Adam Markovic in a nude drawing session.

Poo & Black Pudding
Poo & Black Pudding

Directed by Fred De Loof Runtime: 1 minute 45 seconds Release Date: May 31, 2017 Country: Belgium Category: Fiction, Animation, Experimental Synopsis: "Poo" is not a poo, it's a black pudding. But everyone thinks it's a poo because he looks like a poo. Yet it is really a black pudding, but a black pudding that looks a bit like a poo anyway. It's not only a shitty "non-animation" movie is also the story of the existential crisis of this black pudding.

Chrysalis
Chrysalis

Directed by Siqi Xu Runtime: 3 minutes 17 seconds Release Date: April 23, 2017 Country: China, United States Category: Fiction, Experimental, Student Synopsis:

City of my Heart
City of my Heart

Directed by Kostas Petsas Runtime: 4 minutes 11 seconds Release Date: January 8, 2017 Country: Greece, Spain Category: Documentary, Experimental Synopsis: A personal glimpse into Madrid, an experimental urban cityscape, an ode to life through a dance.

MUSIC VIDEO

Follow
Follow

Directed by Stephen Meance Runtime: 3 minutes 5 seconds Release Date: June 21, 2017 Country: France Category: Music Video Synopsis: A young men and a young women travel across the time in running and dancing movement.

Strange Thinker
Strange Thinker

Directed by Benjamin Juhel Runtime: 3 minutes 7 seconds Release Date: November 1, 2016 Country: France Category: Music Video Synopsis: A lonely man gives rhythm to every day of his banal life with narcissistic rituals. He shapes his own image through his favorite object, his Delorean. So every gesture and move, every encounter, is transformed into a form of spectacular moment where representation takes precedence over the relationship.

Ultrasound - Kon-Tiki
Ultrasound - Kon-Tiki

Directed by Andrew Rutter Runtime: 5 minutes 48 seconds Release Date: November 25, 2016 Country: United Kingdom Category: Music Video Synopsis: An autobiographical tale of youth, growing up in the ’70’s, being different, unaccepted by your family, of escape, of release. A cinematic tour de force, it depicts a boy who wishes he was a girl, set back when even the thought of a transgender person was taboo.

Fires
Fires

Directed by Natalie Erika James Runtime: 3 minutes 29 seconds Release Date: March 2, 2017 Country: Australia Category: Music Video Synopsis: Consumed by a virtual reality set in a reimagined 1950s, a player’s longing for motherhood transcends the rules of the game.

Alive
Alive

Directed by Lorène Yavo Runtime: 3 minutes 15 seconds Release Date: October 18, 2016 Country: Belgium Category: Music Video, Animation, Student Synopsis: A traveller finds a mysterious statue and falls under its spell.

Butter
Butter

Directed by Martina Trepczyk Runtime: 3 minutes 36 seconds Release Date: April 14, 2016 Country: Austria, Croatia Category: Music Video Synopsis: The music video BUTTER is rather a visual concept than a narrative. A visualisation of natural forces, complementary colours and power struggles drive the characters; a man and a woman. Overcoming physical obstacles defines their actions and creates contrasts, symbiosis and friction.

Nostalgic Love
Nostalgic Love

Directed by Joscha Bongard Runtime: 5 minutes 59 seconds Release Date: February 7, 2017 Country: Germany Category: Music Video Synopsis: „Love“ and pulsing intimacy at an older age is more or less a no-go subject - while sexualization of society is omnipresent. In „Nostalgic Love“ we follow a young but old deep love through it’s modern, almost teeny problems. What’s used to be intimate togetherness ends up in loneliness.

Albert - The most exciting thing
Albert - The most exciting thing

Directed by Eva Münnich Runtime: 3 minutes 33 seconds Release Date: May 27, 2016 Country: Germany Category: Music Video, Animation Synopsis: Music video science-fiction adventure set in victorian times. Alien slime transforms people into monsters and there´s a space whale.

MOTSA - Petrichor
MOTSA - Petrichor

Directed by Nicola von Leffern & Martyna Trepczyk Runtime: 4 minutes 45 seconds Release Date: November 3, 2016 Country: Austria, Italy, Slovenia Category: Music Video Synopsis: Petrichor – a term which describes the scent of freshly fallen rain. But how to visualize a feeling usually created by another sense? The cold crawling under your skin when faced with nostalgia?

Frightened Rabbit - 'Get Out'
Frightened Rabbit - 'Get Out'

Directed by Greg Davenport Runtime: 3 minutes 21 seconds Release Date: March 2, 2016 Country: United Kingdom, Ukraine Category: Music Video Synopsis: A visceral and sensual film set against the imposing backdrop of Kyiv's brutalist architecture, juxtaposing the rebellious spirit of young love against the monoliths of a bygone age.

Eskmo - Feed Fire
Eskmo - Feed Fire

Directed by Filip Zaluska Runtime: 3 minutes 47 seconds Release Date: August 24, 2017 Country: Poland Category: Music Video Synopsis:

TRAILER

Point of View
Point of View

Directed by Otwin Biernat Runtime: 1 minute 28 seconds Release Date: June 8, 2017 Country: Germany Category: Fiction, Trailer Synopsis:

No more lights in the sky (opening sequence)
No more lights in the sky (opening sequence)

Directed by Danny Cotton Runtime: 4 minutes 25 seconds Release Date: January 24, 2017 Country: United Kingdom Category: Fiction, Trailer, Sci-fi Synopsis: This Science Fiction Docudrama/mockumentary revolves around a dystopian future world and the possible consequences of todays actions. A young reporter highlights the issues a mind controlling drug has on the population and the moral aspects of a higher powers influence.

Quantum Run 356
Quantum Run 356

Directed by Derek Armstrong McNeill Runtime: 1 minute 7 seconds Release Date: March 3, 2017 Country: Canada Category: Documentary, Trailer Synopsis: A man reconnects with his deceased father by rebuilding the race car of his fathers youth, and driving it across The United States.

Collar
Collar

Directed by Russ Emanuel Runtime: 43 seconds Release Date: June 3, 2017 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Trailer Synopsis: Official Trailer for the short film "Collar". What happens when a seemingly ordinary priest is confronted by a seemingly ordinary man?

Champion - The Franz Stampfl Story
Champion - The Franz Stampfl Story

Directed by Sally McLean Runtime: 2 minutes 27 seconds Release Date: August 31, 2017 Country: Australia, Austria, Ireland, United Kingdom Category: Trailer, Documentary Synopsis: Champion is a new feature-length documentary about the life of world-renowned Athletics Coach and Dunera Boy, Franz Stampfl - who produced over 450 Olympians, Commonwealth Games athletes, World Champions and National Champions from over 17 countries during his 60+ year career, including coaching Roger Bannister

Together Time
Together Time

Directed by Ronda Sarich Runtime: 54 seconds Release Date: April 16, 2016 Country: United States Category: Fiction, Trailer Synopsis: Matt, with his son Nate and Matt's girlfriend Amy head off for a relaxing and bonding experience on a seemingly normal weekend camping trip. As the trio journeys farther into the forest, strange things begin to happen. Things are not what they appear to be nor are the individuals they encounter.

On the Bridge of Death and Life
On the Bridge of Death and Life

Directed by Lola-Jia Liu Runtime: 1 hour 38 minutes Release Date: October 30, 2016 Country: Germany, China Category: Trailer, Documentary Synopsis: Every year many thousands of people visit the mighty Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge. Every year dozens of them have no intention of leaving the bridge alive. But there is one person determined not to see them plummet to their deaths: Chen Si.

Dee Gal
Dee Gal

Directed by Kumara Raja Runtime: 15 minutes Release Date: March 31, 2017 Country: United Kingdom Category: Trailer, Thriller Synopsis: A teen age girl who is into drugs - mescaline/peyote which gives hallucinations - has alter ego and she is responsible to take care of her mother who is paralyzed and a little sister and what happens to her is the short.

Appleseeds
Appleseeds

Directed by Derek Armstrong McNeill Runtime: 1 minute 12 seconds Release Date: May 27, 2017 Country: United States Category: Trailer, Documentary Synopsis: Appleseeds (in production), features the stories of five seniors reflecting on what they thought it meant to get older, and what it really turned out to be. Their diverse responses reveal the importance of maintaining perspective about our life experiences.

KCLOC
KCLOC

Directed by Ninaad Kulkarni Runtime: 2 minutes 50 seconds Release Date: May 1, 2017 Country: United States Category: Trailer, Animation, Documentary Synopsis: KCLOC is a 3D animated documentary on people’s perceptions of time. A selection of brief interviews provide the voices for ten meticulously designed CGI clock characters, in a variety of real-world settings, as they respond to a single question: “What does time mean to you?”