European Film Awards – Short Matters! #3
05.09 – 17.30 – FLAGEY 5
Discover 3 programs composed of awarded shorts at famous film festivals such as Berlin, Venice or Rotterdam.
Pays United Kingdom
2018 - 26' - Color
After the high-profile killing of Damilola Taylor, Cornelius' family move out of London. But when they discover their new town is run by racists, Cornelius takes a drastic step to survive.
Cadoul de Craciun (The Christmas Gift)
Pays Romania, Spain
2018 - 23'14'' - Color
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.
Leoforos Patision (Patision Avenue)
2018 - 12' 48" - Color
Yanni’s mum is on her way to audition for a role as Shakespeare’s Viola, when she discovers that her young son has been left home alone. Through a series of phone calls, she fights to balance the most important roles of her life, whilst walking in the most controversial area of central Athens, Patision Avenue.
Les extra-ordinaires mésaventures de la jeune fille de pierre
Pays France, Portugal
2019 - 20' - Color
Tired of being a banal architectural ornament, a sculpture runs away from the Louvre to confront real life on the streets of Paris.