Narrative Shorts (B)
STREAMING 10-13 SEPTEMBER
1. LUGAR ALGUM – NO PLACE (23m, Brazil) – A FILM BY GABRIEL AMARAL. TRAILER
When Nego discovers that the cacau farm he lives and works on is going to be sold, he must face not only the loss of his home and job, but also the daily contact he has with the land he cherishes so much.
Cannes Official Selection 19′ – Living in war-torn Eastern Ukraine, Anna is an aging single mother who is desperate for a change. Lured by a radio advertisement, she goes to party with a group of American men who are touring the country, searching for love..
3. EULOGY (7m, UK) – A FILM BY MATEO WILLIS. TRAILER
Moments before his funeral, a father’s dark past threatens the fragile peace between two brothers.
4. TOKYO HUES (7m, USA) – A FILM BY KAZU OKUDA. TRAILER
A lonely girl with a fresh broken heart wanders into parts of Tokyo to discover freedom and hidden dwellings. She discovers her emotions and realizes she is still chasing her lover’s past.
5. HAPPY NEW YEAR (20m, Denmark) – A FILM BY MORTEN JENSEN, SABINE THUN, TOBIAS LUNN NIELSEN. TRAILER
A dark, poetic drama about a dysfunctional relationship and addiction.
After the untimely death of his wife Claire, Martin finds she had an affair and tracks down her lover.
7. U UP? (9m, Hungary) – A FILM BY VIKTORIA SZEMEREDY. TRAILER
Ben is alone at home when his online dating buddy sends him a short but ever-telling message. The two words contain everything Nico thinks about: courtship and foreplay. His detached, purposeful behaviour keeps Ben from showing his real emotions..
8. LIVING THINGS (12m, UK) – A FILM BY TOM COZENS. TRAILER
When a pandemic leaves a traumatised man isolated, he chooses to face deadly storms and the demons of his past in order to find other life.
Total streaming time: 01:42m. Foreign language films will have English subtitles. Content may not be suitable for children under 15. If you experience a technical problem with VIMEO, please contact them directly and inform us at firstname.lastname@example.org.