The following films are presented:
THE HOSTAGE / Die Bürgschaft
GER 2016 | 30 min.
Language: German with Engl. sub.
Director: Kerstin Höckel
Inspired by Schiller’s eponymous ballad, two girls swap passports so one of them can see her lover one more time before being deported.
COMPOUND / Composto
BRA 2016 | 15 min.
Language: Portoguese with Engl. sub.
Director: Severino Neto
Somewhere in Brazil, a group of people rummage through a landfill site every day, on the hunt for things that they can either use or sell.
NETWORK UNAVAILABLE / Rețea indisponibilă
ROM 2016 | 15 min.
Language: Romanian with Engl. sub.
Director: Adina Dulcu
The mobile network ist not the only one where you can get kicked out fast. And not every phone callback is desired. An impressive directorial debut!