European Film Awards – Short Matters #3

4 May 2019 – 18:00 – Flagey

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

 

Kapitalistis

Pablo Munoz Gomez

Kapitalistis
Country Belgium, France
Genre Fiction
2017 - 15' - Color
Santa is capitalist. He brings toys to the rich kids and sweatshirts to the poor ones. Nikos, 5 years old.

Burkina Brandenburg Komplex

Ulu Braun

Burkina Brandenburg Komplex
Country Germany
Genre Fiction
2018 - 19' - Color
The film is a geographic construct in accordance with "our" collective perception of Africa and the image of Africa presented by the media. Inaccuracies within this construct challenge these perceptions. The setting is an African village apparently inhabited by Germans.

ВИПУСК ’97 (Graduation ’97)

Pavlo Ostrikov

Graduation '97
Country Ukraine
Genre Fiction
2017 - 19' - Color
Roman lives a lonely life in a provincial city and works as a technician. For the first time since graduation, Liuda, his ex-classmate, comes back to town. Nobody has heard anything from her for twenty years, but Roman is set on not losing her again.

Meryem

Reber Dosky

Meryem
Country Netherlands
Genre Documentary
2017 - 16' - Color
Filmed during the battle of Kobani, this film reveals the women at the heart of the fight against IS. With Callisto perseverance and the aid of American airstrikes, these women are leading the fight for freedom.

Wildebeest

Nicolas Keppens et Matthias Phlips

Wildebeest
Country Belgium
Genre Animation
2017 - 19' - Color
Going on a safari is a dream for many. For middle-aged couple Linda and Troyer, it turns into a horribly real adventure when they get left behind in the wilderness.