Van fictie via documentaire en experimentale film naar animatiefilm. We schotelen en je de filmselectie van het Goethe-Instituut voor. Op één avond bekijk je het beste van de Duitse kortfilm.
2011 – 24’00″- Color
Anna feels like an alien. She blushes all the time, so much so that it is has become a source of suffering, prompting her to attempt to avoid situations in which she changes colour. However, when she meets Paulina one night, she cannot rely on her avoidance strategies any more.
Les Mouches (Les Oiseaux II)
Susann Maria Hempel
2010 – 07’00″ – Color
Filmed at the Institute of Systematic Zoology and Evolutionary Biology in Jena, THE FLIES offers an experimental sequel to Hitchcock´s ‘The Birds’. Its miniature architecture was built in Greiz. Greiz is one of the shrinking cities in the Eastern part of Germany – and its abandoned places are attacked by insects.
Force Centrifuge (Fliehkraft)
Marie Elisa Scheidt, Alexandra Wesolowski
2011 – 17’00″ – Color
Matthias spent five months in solitary confinement, sentenced by the GDR authorities for illegal border crossing. Deprived of sleep and social contact, he lived on his mere daydreams. Even after 23 years, Matthias can’t escape from his former cell.
La Maison (Das Haus)
2011 – 06’48″ – Color
This little girl’s dream is to care for her grandmother, but aunt and mother do not let her do so. There is only one way out.
2011 – 23’00″ – Color
Walter lives with his wife Helga on an isolated farm. In truth they’ve been leading parallel lives for many years now. When he hears news of a gigantic asteroid hurtling towards Earth on the tractor radio, he decides to make this the best possible last day for his wife.
Comme on fait lever la lune (How to Raise the Moon)
2011 – 08’48″ – B&W
In a place of condensed time, stagnant things become alive and Sleep (Fox) and Death (Bunny) are fighting over a sleeping woman’s life.
Symphonie des Abrutis (Sinfonie der Dumpfbacken)
2011 – 05’00″ – Color
During a meeting six salesmen face a problem: they aren’t selling enough of their product, toy nodding dogs. Stupid nodding is the only answer.
Le Projet Centrifugeuse Cérébrale (The Centrifuge Brain Project)
2011 – 07’00″ – Color
The “Centrifuge Brain Project” is a scientific experiment that started in the 1970s. It involves an amusement park to enhance peoples’ brain capacity. Dr Laslowicz explains the project. He believes that centrifuging people with 20.000 horsepower solves human problems.