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SHORTS: Short film Competition 2

Synopsis

WELCOME. HUN 2017 | 30 min. | Hungarian, Serbian with Engl. sub. | Balázs Dudás. After being separated for years, 18-year old David and his mother move back to David’s father in Hungary. The already tense family circumstances are heavily tested when the parents discover that David is making money by smuggling refugees across the Hungarian border.

 

INTO THE BLUE / U plavetnilo. CRO/SLO 2017 | 22 min. | Croatian with Engl. sub. | Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović. 13-year old Julija flees with her mother from her violent father back to their home village. She is reunited with her best friend Ana who now has only eyes for a boy. Julija deals with her jealousy the only way she knows how: with violence.

 

I’M STAYING/ Ya ostayus. RUS 2017 | 20 min. | Russian with Engl. sub. | Grigoriy Kolomiytsev. Seryozha lives with his mother in a village on the icy Russian coast, where people live off fishing or the oil business. News of Seryozha’s brother’s death reaches the family. Thus, the young man heads off with a coffin to pick up his brother’s corpse.

 

THEY COME FROM THE CENTER OF THE WORLD. MCD 2017 | 16 min. | Spanish, Macedonian, Chinese with Engl. sub. | Dina Duma. I dream about the beast that lives at the bottom of the lake. Only few people have seen it. The air freezes when it is near you because its heart is too cold.

 

THE SECOND BULLET / İkinci güllə. AZE 2017 | 19 min. | Azerbaijanian with Engl. sub. | von Natig Rasul. A wedding celebration is under way. The male attendants go wild. After the wedding night two rifle shots traditionally signify a successful wedding night and the intact virginity of the bride. But when the rifle malfunctions and only one bullet is fired, the bride’s virtue is scrutinised by the whole village.

 

Guests

Minji Kang

Minji Kang

Editor and Co-Author Into the Blue
In Vienna: April 15-22

Dina Duma

Dina Duma

Director They come from the Center of the World
In Vienna: April 15-22

Balázs Dudás

Balázs Dudás

Director Welcome
In Vienna: April 15-22

Natig Rasul

Natig Rasul

Director The Second Bullet
In Vienna: April 15-22

Grigoriy Kolomiytsev

Grigoriy Kolomiytsev

Director I'm Staying
In Vienna: April 15-22

Zoran Dževerdanović

Zoran Dževerdanović

Producer Into the Blue
In Vienna: April 19-21

Moderator

Arash T. Riahi

Arash T. Riahi

Moderator Film Programme

Sandra Schäfer

Sandra Schäfer

Moderator Film Programme

SHORTS: Short film Competition 2

Original Title

Kurzfilm-Wettbewerb 2

Category

Short Film Competition

Country

Azerbaijan, Croatia, Macedonia, Russia, Slovenia, Hungary

Language

Original version with Engl. sub.

Dates

Thursday 19.04.

16:00 Urania Kino

Saturday 21.04.

15:30 Actors Studio 3