10:00 FILMCENTRUM SYD
Join us at FilmCentrum Syd this morning for breakfast and a tour around the world with 10 fantastic short films from 12 different countries. All films are screened with English dialouge or English subtitles.
EMBRACES & TOUCH OF SKIN
Sara Koppel | Denmark | 2019 | 3 min | Animation
An animated poem about the vital need for embraces and contact with other beings.
IN THIS LAND WE’RE BRIEFLY GHOSTS
Chen-Wen Lo | Burma | 2019 | 16 min | Drama
Myanmar, 2013. A 12-year-old Burmese child soldier, imprisoned for deserting battle, is forced to the impossible. Based on actual events.
WATER AND SALT
Luisa Mello | Brazil, Belgium | 2019 | 10 min | Documentary
During the 2018 Brazilian presidential elections, a woman floats in waters far from home. A journey through the consciousness of someone whose country is under threat from a fascist government.
KILLING THE HEN
Collective Creation | Colombia, Argentina | 2019 | 3 min | Experimental documentary
Insightful short film made during a workshop on “Decolonial Perspectives” during the 2019 International Colombian Film Festival in Buenos Aires.
Veronika Kuznetsova | Russia | 2019 | 21 min | Documentary
Brave survivors of abusive relationships from all over the world tell their stories and share the ways of overcoming their past.
Nguyet Hoang | Australia | 2019 | 2 min | Animation
A woman fights against her breast cancer while trying not to lose hope. An encouraging story inspired by actual events. ____________________________________________________
Maria Trigo Teixeira | Germany | 2019 | 6 min | Animated documentary
A clear decision surrounded by mixed feelings. A young woman recounts her experience with abortion.
DAD, ARE YOU OK?
Angela Wanjiku Wamai | Kenya | 2019 | 17 min | Drama
A woman and her two daughters try to get through the grief after her husband’s suicide. An heartful story about the importance of talking about what pains you. ____________________________________________________
VOICE OF THE PROVINCE
Asel Sydykova | Kyrgyzstan | 2018 | 15 min | Documentary
The middle of winter in Suusamyr. Nazim Ishenalieva is a mother of two, teacher and local radio anchor. Despite all circumstances, she has big hope for her future.
Marziyeh Riahi | Iran | 2019 | 13 min | Drama
According to the laws of Iran, Bahareh must have her traditional, chauvinistic husband accompany her to driving lessons so she and her instructor will not be alone.