International Competition 8

2 May 2019 – 21:30 – Flagey

4 May 2019 – 17:00 – Vendôme

4 May 2019 – 17:00 – Vendôme

Cadoul de Craciun

Bogdan Muresanu

Cadoul de Craciun
Country Romania
Genre Fiction
2018 - 20' - Color
JURY AWARD
BEST ACTOR
(INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION )

On the 20th of December, 1989, a few days after Ceausescu's bloody repression in Timisoara, a father’s quiet evening turns to sheer ordeal as he finds out that his little son has mailed a wish letter to Santa. As the kid understood, his father’s desire was to see Ceausescu dead.

Riviera

Jonas Schloesing

Riviera
Country France
Genre Animation
2019 - 15' - Black & White
At the Riviera residence, it's nap time. It is very hot, but Mr. Osganzi and Mrs. Carmen do not change their habits and sunbathe next to the pool. In the darkness of his living room, Mr. Henriet tries to have fun by observing his neighbours

November 1st

Charlie Manton

November 1st
Country United Kingdom
Genre Fiction
2019 - 24' - Color
A mother and daughter travel across the state to witness a long overdue execution.

Fucking Cola

Sophie van de Pol

Fucking Cola
Country Netherlands
Genre Fiction
2018 - 11' - Color
When Stef (17), a severe stutterer, wants to tell great news about his studies at this grandmother’s annual birthday party in Zuid-Limburg, his ‘helpful’ family members deprive him, as usual, from speaking. But to everyone’s surprise, Stef stirs up this normally predictable family gathering by not remaining silent this time.

Venerman (Little White Dude)

Swann Arlaud, Tatiana Vialle

Venerman
Country France
Genre Fiction
2018 - 17' 23'' - Color
Charles, an 18-year-old kid, grew up in a quiet village but dreams of being a black rapper who lives in a big city. His fantasy has a name : Black Charles. A double of himself that follows him everywhere.