Two estranged childhood friends embark on a road trip where old conflicts are finally laid to rest in an exploration of grief, loss and forgiveness.
Runtime: 12m Director: Vinessa Shaw Writer: Monica Sly, Vassiliki Ellwood Producer(s): Vassiliki Ellwood, Sarah Delpizzo Cast: Vassiliki Ellwood, Vana Bell World Premiere
Director: Pedro Solis (Spain, 2014, 11m)
Maria’s routine at school is altered by the arrival of a very special child. Soon, they become close friends. Starring: Belen Rueda, Miriam Martin
En las Nubes (In the Clouds)
Director: Marcelo Mitnik (Argentina, 2014, 21m)
The difference between how we think romance should work and how it actually does is at the comedic heart of EN LAS NUBES, an exploration of cultural disagreements about intimacy, love, and marriage proposals in the age of YouTube. Starring: Valeria Blanc, Jeremy Glazer, Martin Piroyansky, Veronica Hassan, Javier Drolas, Maria Canale, Luciano Cazaux, Luz Palazon, Alan Sabbagh, Iair Said
La Force de l'Âge
Director: Quentin Lecocq (France, 2015, 13m)
Jean and Maria, a retired couple, were living peacefully in the middle of nowhere, when three technicians arrived at their home. Nothing to worry about, but Jean is suspicious. Maybe these men are not who they pretend to be... Starring: Gérard Dessalles, Arthur Choisnet, Florence Monge, Thomas Debaene, Quentin Pradelle
How You Look At It
Director: Wendy Seyb (USA, 2015, 9m)
HOW YOU LOOK AT IT is a Dance Comedy Short about how love at first sight changes a man's view of the world around him. Starring: Peter Scolari, Tracy Shayne
Knife of the Party
Director: Brian Henderson, Joe Von Appen (USA, 2015, 8m)
Two down-on-their-luck party DJ's book a killer gig. It's one hell of a party. Starring: Drew Droege, Joe Von Appen, Brian Henderson
Director: Alonso Llosa (Peru, 2015, 15m)
The most dangerous drug lord in Peru must face his ultimate fear: moving out of his mother's house. Starring: Guillermo Castañeda, Haydeé Cáceres, Pietro Sibille
Director: Robert Kondo & Daisuke 'Dice' Tsutsumi (Japan/USA, 2016, USA, 14m)
Every forgotten object has a memory with its previous owner still attached. This is a story of Moom, one of those memories stuck in this world. One day, Moom meets another memory just like him.
Director: Jeff Tan (USA, 2014, 7m)
Tragedy forces Mary (Academy Award Winner: Melissa Leo) and her son Jay (Gabriel Furman) to say goodbye forever. Starring: Melissa Leo & Gabriel Furman
My Enemy, My Brother
Director:Ann Shin (2015, 17m)
Zahed and Najah are two former enemies from the Iran-Iraq War who become blood brothers for life. 25 years after one saves the other’s life on the battlefield, they meet again by sheer chance in Canada.
Nada S.A. (Nothing Co.)
Director: Caye Casas, Albert Pintó (Spain, 2014, 15m)
Carlos has been fruitlessly looking for a job for years. One day, he finds a very special company called NOTHING Co. The company is offering a job where the worker is paid to do nothing... but that day, his life will turn upside down. Starring: Emilio Gavira, Jaume García Arija, Carlos Lasarte
Director: Limor Diamant (USA, 2015, 15m)
When a lonesome postal worker discovers one night that a peeping tom lives across from her, a growing fascination with him sends her on a surprising journey. Starring: Sigal Diamant, Tomas Oscar Andren
Os Meninos Do Rio (Children on the River)
Director:Javier Macipe (Portugal, 2014, 14m)
In the riverside neighbourhood of Oporto, all the children prove their courage by jumping from the stunning bridge Luis I into the Duero river. Leo has never done it before. He is different but he is getting tired of everyone thinking he is a coward.
How do I love thee? Let me count the likes... A romantic social media satire for the online age. Starring: Hannah Arterton, Mark Quartley
Director: Mike Paulucci (USA, 2015, 9m)
A teenager from the South Side of Chicago decides to reveal their true identity during a spoken word performance only to be interrupted by an uninvited guest.
Director: Leonora Pitts (USA, 2015, 13m)
Two friends, one in recovery and one decidedly not, set off on a road trip to make amends.
Director: Jacobie Gray (Australia, 2015, 14m)
A young girl, ignored by her volatile, separated parents, does increasingly desperate things to earn money for a school trip to the aquarium. Starring: Sophie Rollason, Nathaniel Dean and Emma Jackson
Director: Una Gunjak (Spain, 2014, 15m)
As a present for her 6th birthday, Selma gets a live chicken. When she realises the creature is going to be killed to feed the family she decides to set it free, unaware of the dangerous consequences such action will lead to... It is Sarajevo, year running 1993. Starring: Iman Alibalic, Esma Alic, Mirela Lambic, Mario Knezovic
Time After Time
Director: Pablo Silva Gonzalez, Peris Romano (Spain, 2014, 16m)
Year 1985. Pablo is a teenager who is in love in his lifetime of his best friend Susan. After make a film it seems that that night she lost her virginity to, but when someone in the future will be key to stop it. Will he able to achieve it?
We Can't Live Without Cosmos
Director: Konstantin Bronzit (Russia, 2015, 16m)
Two best friends have dreamed since childhood of becoming cosmonauts, and together they endure the rigors of training and public scrutiny, and make the sacrifices necessary to achieve their shared goal.
Director: Robert McKeon (Ireland, 2015, 22m)
A man becomes maniacally obsessed with chasing off his teenage daughter's new boyfriend. Based on a short story by acclaimed Irish author Kevin Barry. Starring: Aidan McArdle, Angeline Ball, Wallis Day, Shane O'Meara, Lauryn Canny, Craig Grainger