Brazil, France / 2015, 15 min
A film-poem of an ecology of signs that speaks of colonial history repeating itself. Subalterns become masters,
antiques become reproducible dinner sets, exotic birds become luxury currency, exploration becomes extreme-sport-tourism, monuments become geodata. A spherical voyage eastwards and westwards marking cycles of expansion in a struggle to find one's place, one's sitting around a table.
Freud and Friends
Portugal, Switzerland / 2015, 23 min
With the help of the most consecrated neuroscientists, Herner Werzog travels inside the brain of artists and filmmakers from all over the world and documents their dreams. In Lisbon, young director Gabriel Abrantes will be the victim.
Agostina Galvez, Francisco Lezama
Argentina / 2015, 13 min
Yvana spends the summer in Buenos Aires working in an agency that rents out apartments to foreigners. She welcomes the tourists, helps them with translation problems and currency exchange. Yet, behind her amiable facade, Yvana’s intentions remain ambiguous and she creates a world for herself, in which reality, fiction, lies, love and affairs constantly intertwine.
France / 2015, 19 min
Today, Tony is supposed to audition for drama school. But Steven, his best friend and reading partner, doesn't show up. After having failed to find another volunteer Tony gives up, determined never to speak to the traitor again.
Bosnia and Herzegovina / 2015, 20 min
Tarik lives alone and works as a stockman in a supermarket. He is lonely and killing his time in the company of two colleagues. Small shop near by the supermarket employs new girl. Tarik is fond of her, and under cover of darkness he starts secretly to draw on a store window. He is hidden from the prying eyes of the society that sees every emotion as a sign of weakness.