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International Competition 7

24.04.2022 – 13.30 – Flagey
27.04.2022 – 19.30 – Flagey


Out of 3714 short films submissions, 59 films will compete for the prizes in the International Competition.

Winners of the Grand Prix in the International Competition and National Competitions are considered for pre-selection for the Oscars® in the Best Fiction/Animation Short Film category provided that the film complies with the Academy’s rules.

Censors of dreams

Léo Berne, Raphaël Rodriguez

Pays France
Genre Fiction
2021 - 18'00" - Couleur
Night after night The Censor and his team mould Yoko’s memories into fantastical dreams. Tonight nothing happens as planned.

L’ultimo spegne la luce

Tommaso Santambrogio

Pays Italy
Genre Fiction
2021 - 20'00" - Couleur
Returning from a dinner with friends, a young couple is suddenly locked out of the house. While the dog barks and the tiredness and frustration increase, the situation quickly bring out the problems of their

Penthouse

Vegard Dahle, Line Klungseth Johansen

Pays Norway
Genre Fiction
2022 - 19'38" - Couleur
A couple living in an isolated and flooded complex can’t agree on whether they’re drowning or not.

The letter room

Elvira Lind

Pays United States
Genre Fiction
2020 - 33'00" - Couleur
When a kind-hearted prison officer (Oscar Isaac) is transferred to the letter room, he soon gets fascinated with the private life of one of the prisoners.