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Opening Ceremony

For its 24th edition, the Brussels Short Film Festival invite you to start the festivities by revealing the best of the best short films which will be presenting during the festival.

28 August 2021

7PM

Flagey - Studio 4 (Place Sainte-Croix, 1050 Brussels)

Kvist
Det Sporadiske Filmkollektivet

Norway
Fiction
2018 - 3' - Color

Nader is used to getting slapped in the face, but refuses to give up on love. The problem is, he is unaware of the punches he throws himself.

⇒ "Short Comedy Club" program

Diamante, O Bailarina
Pedro Jorge

Brazil
Fiction
2016 - 22'30'' - Color

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.

⇒ "Short Rounds" program

Animals
Tue Sanggaard

Denmark
Animation, Fiction
2019 - 6'11'' - Color

The wild transformation of nine people stuck in a metro.

⇒ "Short Film Marathon" program

Skallamann
Maria Bock

Norway
Fiction
2011 - 11'58'' - Color

A lively musical film about being who you are and loving whoever you want.

⇒ "Short Film Marathon" program

Bermuda
Erik Warolin

Sweden
Fiction
2018 - 8' - Color

When Jonna is told by her boss to be more friendly with the diners customers she could never believe what that would result in. What at first seems like a polite conversation with the only guest quickly escalate to an unexpected turn of events.

⇒ "Short Comedy Club" program

A brief history of princess X
Gabriel Abrantes

Portugal
Fiction
2016 - 7' - Color

A supercharged history of sculptor Constantin Brancusi's infamous 'Princess X'.

⇒ "Focus on Portugal" program