European Film Awards 1

28 April 2017 – 16:00 – Flagey

Discover 3 programs composed of awarded shorts coming from famous film festivals such as Berlin, Venice or Rotterdam.

Le Mur

Samuel Lampaert

THE WALL
Country Belgium
Genre Fiction
2015 @en - 8' - Color
Hongkong. A multitude of concrete skyscrapers without personality. Inside, cramped studios where anonymous live among themselves. Until the day when bachelor Chung decides to hang up a picture …

Amalimbo

Juan Pablo Libossart

AMALIMBO
Country Estonia, Sweden
Genre Animation
2016 - 15' - Color
Amalimbo is the story of Tipuana, a five year-old girl who experiences the limbo when she tries to pass to ”the other side” in her desperate urge to meet again with her recently deceased father. It is a short story that happens in an undefined place, and also in an undefined future.

Home

Daniel Mulloy

HOME
Country Kosovo, United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2016 - 20' - Color
Thousands of men, women and children struggle to get into Europe as a comfortable English family sets out on what appears to be a holiday.

Yo no soy de aquí

Giedré Žickytė & Maite Alberdi

IM NOT FROM HERE
Country Chile, Denmark, Lithuania
Genre Documentary
2015 @en - 26' - Color
An 88-year-old Basque native, Josebe, lives in a nursing home in Chile. She’s obsessed with finding out where the rest of the elder people she lives with comes from. Everyone tells her that they are Chilean, not Spanish as she is. Josebe insists on thinking about her youth in the Basque Country. After a full year living in that house, she struggles to remember that she is living in a nursing home. After 70 years in Chile, she still vividly remembers her homeland.

90 Grad Nord (90 Degrees North)

Detsky Graffam

90 DEGREES NORTH
Country Germany
Genre Fiction
2015 @en - 21' - Color
It’s a fact: good Germans wait at red traffic lights. But what do you do when the green man simply won't appear? Taking place almost entirely on the most pernicious traffic island imaginable, 90 DEGREES NORTH is a humorous, fantastical parable offering an extreme take on the notion of following the rules of a civil society.