Section: International Shorts II

Strangers

In an anonymous city, a person collapses, appearing to have lost consciousness. Some strangers pass by, others embrace her.

Anxious Body

Living and artificial things, geometric shapes, and lines. When things of a different nature come together, something new is born.

Have You Seen That Man?

A young boy discovers a dead man on a mountain. In his quest for an answer, the portrait of a village is revealed.

Pinpin

Having just arrived from Europe, a young man tries to adapt to his new life, while secretly pining after the cashier at a Chinese supermarket.

A Love Song in Spanish

A biographical performance, by the director and her grandmother, that confronts how Panama’s military dictatorship has left its mark on their family.

The Cloud forest

Cloud Forest

A fairytale-like film in which five girls take us on a journey through their parents’ experiences of the war in the former Yugoslavia, a war which the girls haven’t physically …

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The lamb of God

The Lamb of God

The summer festivities of a Portuguese village are suffused with sensuality and violence in this enigmatic portrait of a tightly knit family.

Mom's movie

Mom´s Movie

Survival, motherhood, and movies all collide in a backyard pool. While proudly filming her 2-year-old daughter’s survival swimming graduation exam in her backyard pool, Maria runs into technical difficulties. A …

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Drifting

Drifting

Yan is an illegal second child born during the One-Child policy. To avoid government punishment, Yan’s parents hid their oldest daughter in the countryside and raised Yan as a girl. …

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