WORLDWIDE SHORTS

SHORT FILM NIGHT
CINEMA HYPNOS
7 APRIL 20.00

We meet at cinema Hypnos for the very last screening of IFEMA 2019. Tickets are bought at the door at Hypnos, Norra Grängesbergsgatan 15.

THE BONY LADY
Director
Adriana Barbosa Country USA, Brazil and Mexico Original title La Flaca Language Spanish Subtitles English Genre Documentary Year 2018 Runtime 20 min

Arely Vazquez is a Mexican transgender woman living in New York. She’s also the leader of a Saint Death Cult. During her yearly celebration of “the Bony Lady”, she faces a lot of challenges and small mindedness but also a since of belonging.

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SWÊDÎ
Director Sosi Chamoun Country Sweden English title Swêdî Language Swedish Subtitles English Genre Drama Year 2018 Runtime 5 min
A woman goes to the store to buy menstrual pads. While she’s trying to find the right one she notice someone following her. A film about prejudice and to feel accused just be being who you are

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THE PINK LINE
Director Bayan Zarabi Country Iran Original title خط صورتی Language Persian Subtitles English Genre Drama Year 2018 Runtime 15 min

Fa’ezeh is probably carrying a baby, but not of her own husband. And this pregnancy could have a very big penalty in the place she lives.

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DOROTCHKA
Director Olga Delane Country Germany, Siberia Original title Dorotchka Language Russian Subtitles English Genre Documentary Year 2018 Runtime 20 min
In the Siberian countryside, marriage is traditionally seen as the greatest achievable happiness for a woman. But the 80-year-old Dorotchka, an archetypal babushka, has always remained alone.

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KABULI BICYCLE
Director
Fazila Amiri Country Afghanistan English title دوچرخه سرخ Language Persian Subtitles English Genre Drama Year 2019 Runtime 11 min
Mahal, a young Afghan woman, jailed for “moral crime”, plots a daring escape from prison in order to meet with her lover before he departs for war.

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HOW TO SWIM
Director
Noa Gusakov Country Israel Original title Eich Lishot Language Hebrew Subtitles English Genre Drama, comedy Year 2018 Runtime 15 min

Abigail is heavily pregnant, But something is missing. Terrified about the imminent birth, she kidnaps a comforting partner in crime for one afternoon.

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THE DAY I GOT INTO MY HEAD
Director
Floriane Montcriol Country France Original title The Day I Got into My Head Language No dialogue Subtitles None Genre Animation Year 2018 Runtime 15 min

Weary of her work as a nurse and of her responsibilities as a mother, Sarah is on the verge of becoming severely depressed. One evening she discovers a mysterious door in a far-off corner of the hospital where she is working.

Screening films made by female directors since 2006