International Competition 4
Director : Bobby Fernando
In the midst of a most restless period in the history of Indonesia, bohemian poet Chairil Anwar undertakes a desperate pursuit to leave a lasting mark in an ever-changing world.
How My Grandmother Became A Chair
Director : Nicolas Fattouh
Grandmother is deteriorating after her greedy children had left her. Rose, her thorny housekeeper beast is unable to prevent her transformation into a chair as Grandmother loses her senses one by one. Hierarchy dissolves into equality between the two women when Rose regains her human figure and turns out to be the real family member Grandmother was always looking for.
This story is about life, death and the truths revealed when social stigmas fall off.
Director : Samuel Patthey, Silvain Monney
A cracked material looking like bark… Time seems to have stopped around the Villa, when suddenly a silhouette passes. Inside the building we discover weakened bodies, auxiliary nurses and a black cat. Between an episode of «The Young and the Restless» and a yogurt, we watch the time go by, slowly, repetitively. Only crucifixes, radios, and puppets, kept as relics in the rooms, appear to resist time. Then all of a sudden, there is a loud crash…
Director : Mariam Kapanadze
Village, as a human being, is born out of love. Village, as a human being, is ruined, if left without love.
Lizard LadderOnline Screening
Director : Ted Wiggin
Animals encounter a ball that grants magical powers and sows conflict between them.
Director : Éléonore Goldberg
Zaire, January 1993. Rachel's family, an 8-year-old French girl, lives in Kinshasa in a house overlooking the Congo River. Following the usual routine (shopping, lunch, nap ...) the city is subjected to violent looting by Zairean soldiers. Luckily, Rachel's family escapes their violence. She, her mother and her sister take refuge at the French Embassy and wait for the events to calm down.
Creepy Pasta SaladOnline Screening
Director : Lauren Orme
Elin works in a call centre and is anxious about her health. Trefor is dead and worried about the gas bill. Cari is a lonely wiccan, preparing for the apocalypse. It’s Halloween, and as their lives traverse, things start to get better. Elin grows into her beard, Cari finally meets someone and Trefor stops worrying about the gas bill.