INTENSE AND COMPLICATED

International Short Film Competition "INTENSE AND COMPLICATED"

Kaņepes Culture centre / 02.12. / 18:00

TICKETS

 

FIFTEEN

Khamastashar
Sameh Alaa
Fiction / Egypt / 2017

On a hot summer day, a taciturn teen boy makes his way through the hustle of Cairo — with a baby in tow. His arrival at a hospital reveals the turmoil beneath his muted expression, in this stark and compassionate examination of trauma.

 

EN LA BOCA

In Buenos Aires, the Molina family lives and works in the shadows of the legendary Boca Juniors stadium. Selling fake tickets to the soccer games, they constantly get in conflict with the corrupt police. As her family sinks deeper into this underworld, the mother tries in vain to keep them all from falling apart.

 

OH MOTHER

Paulina Ziolkowska
Animation / Poland / 2017

Mother and son are changing places and roles constantly: once, the mother is an adult, sometimes son matures and takes care of suddenly childish mother. The arrangement works fine, until the boy decides to escape from under the skirt of the overprotective mother and start an independent life.

 

THE TREEHOUSE

La casa del árbol
Juan Sebastián Quebrada
Fiction / Columbia, France / 2017

A fiery young couple may be as hot for each other as they are ill-suited. An astute look at the stormy passions and knotty intensity that make some relationships alluring to the point of being unbearable.

 

THE EMPTY

Dahee Jeong
Animation / France, Korea / 2016

In the woman’s room, memories constantly accumulate and disappear like dust. The man spends his time in this room creating futile little games with woman’s memories.

 

All films are shown in original language with the English subtitles.