Next Generation 7
24.04.2022 – 17.30 – Flagey
28.04.2022 – 21.30 – Kinograph
Each year, the Next Generation competition presents a selection of films made by students in Belgian and international film schools.
37 films were selected amongst the 974 films received.
2021 - 19'00" - Black & White
In the Ukrainian Carpathians, large Western companies threaten to destroy the existence of the forestry owned by Sylwia’s family. In order to make some urgently needed money, Sylwia agrees to help to smuggle refugees across the nearby external EU border.
Deux fois mon frère
2021 - 18'51" - Couleur
Damien takes in a young Sudanese exile, Abdo. From the beginning of their stay, they suspect that they are homosexual and homophobic respectively.
Le Constat de la Crevette Grise
2021 - 22'00" - Color
Buried beneath the opaque, grey North Sea, a monster of iron and gas threatens the Belgian coast. The shrimps follow their path without a word, the seagulls cry out in agony, what will the humans do?
2020 - 23'30" - Color
Lily, a 5-year-old girl, prepares a day of the dead party for her father who comes to visit her for the first time from Mexico, while in the care of her cousin Teo, with whom she expresses the absence of the father figure as well as her own individuality as a growing woman.
Pays South Korea
2020 - 18'00" - Couleur
Jae-hyeon, who is chased by loan sharks due to debts, eventually plays an insurance fraud to get his mother's insurance money. After the rehearsal, their plan had a falling out from the beginning. As time goes by, debt also increases.