SHORT MATTERS I

KKC cinema, Monday 26.11 / 18.00

Those Who Desire
Los que desean
Elena López Riera
Switzerland, Spain
/ 2018 / documentary / 24’


In Spain, a race of colourfully painted pigeons, will reward not the one who flies the fastest, but the one who will have known how to seduce a female pigeon, and to fly the longest time at its sides.

The Escape
L'échappée
Laëtitia Martinoni
France
/ 2018 / fiction / 10’


Alice sings, wears make-up and cracks herself up. She is happy. Yet she is ill and at the hospital in love with her surgeon. She escapes into her own world and makes her life into love-filled one.

I Signed the Petition
Mahdi Fleifel
UK, Germany, Switzerland
/ 2017 / documentary / 10’


After a Palestinian man signs an online petition, he is thrown into a panic-inducing spiral of self-doubt. He analyses, interprets the meaning of his choice to support the cultural boycott of Israel.

Container
Kontener
Sebastian Lang
Germany
/ 2017 / fiction / 30’


Maryna and Tava are working shifts on a milk farm in Germany. They are known as 'the two Poles'. They ignore each other. But when Tava does not show up at work a disturbing encounter takes place.

Aquaparque
Ana Moreira
Portugal
/ 2018 / fiction / 17’


In an empty waterpark, a girl and a boy are hidden from the outside world. Between the graffited ruins of the swimming pools and slides, they find a shelter to grieve from their loss of hopes, dreams.