Tag: finalist2020

Childhood

SYNOPSIS A short tale on human existence, where natural and artificial wealth mingle and where the pursuit of happiness is a never-ending process. Partially inspired by his own childhood in the South of France, London-based director Guilhem Coulibaly puts into image LENFANT in a meaningful journey through time and life perspective.   Category: Music Video …

anpu – ZOEA

SYNOPSIS mitten crabs have long been viewed as an environmental index for assessing the ecological state of rivers and streams in taiwan. the species has a unique spawning migration pattern, the species has seen a gradual decline in population over the past few decades, mainly attributed to overharvesting and pollution. as a result, their existence …

Japantrip

SYNOPSIS A literary wandering across Japan.   Category: Experimental Country: Switzerland Duration: 10:46 Directed by: Daniel THÜRLER PRODUCTION PHOTOS

Inferno: from the Ashes

SYNOPSIS Dante journeys through Inferno (Hell) with his guide Virgil, whilst being in a completely new dimension.   Category: Experimental Country: Canada Duration: 9:00 Directed by: Amir Zargara Produced by: Amir Zargara Starring: Moudy A, Alee Abozmal, Omar Abozmal, Jediah Bertrand, Augatnaaq Jess Eccles, Karis Gruben, Kim Hautzer, Amelie Martel, May Ning, Jacob Sparks, Tania Therien, Ixchel …

Huo Zhe

SYNOPSIS Hands are us, water is how the life treating us, and we as audiences are watching the life from far. The title “Huo Zhe” means “living” in Mandarin.   Category: Experimental Country: Taiwan Duration: 3:06 Directed by: Kino Lee Produced by: Kino Lee Starring: Kino Lee PRODUCTION PHOTOS

The After Party – The Director’s Cut

SYNOPSIS Meet Skye Monroe. Reality Show Star. Social Media Queen. And blissfully unaware of how self-centered she is. The red carpets Skye casually steps on with her Jimmy Choo’s, could be said to represent the spilled blood of those she walked on to get where she is today. In Skye’s mind a party just is …

The Bureaucrat

SYNOPSIS Death is a laborious process, and the transfer to the afterlife requires completing various forms and documents. This task is performed by representatives of the afterlife, known as the Bureaucrats. One of them is given the assignment of a pregnant woman who is about to get killed in a car crash. When he decides …

Just A Moment

SYNOPSIS A usual promoter’s life who adverts a Chinese hand creme becomes a living hell after a weird man starts chasing him. The man demands to give him a minute of his time back. A minute that Oleg took for talking about the creme.   Category: Sci-Fi/Horror Country: Russia Duration: 10:00 Directed by: ZheShe PRODUCTION PHOTOS

Claws Out

SYNOPSIS All her life, Vittoria Bastet-Vincentini (Michele Ann Einert) has had one mission: feeding the homeless. Now treachery brews in her home as she readies her unwilling daughter Susan (Natalie Sifferman) to inherit her legacy, with all its sinister secrets. Aided by her uncle Jimmy (Tom Jenkins), Susan initiates a plan of her own, setting …

Bliss Burger

SYNOPSIS For Ajit’s wife, his voyage to the United States is to complete his PhD in Engineering. For Ajit, it’s an opportunity to temporarily escape the clutches of an arranged marriage. After he cuts himself off from his cultural roots he finds himself isolated in a new world and remedies his guilt of running away …