Romania / 2019 / 17 min
Christmas in Bucharest: taxi driver Mircea has seen it all. Wearing an indifferent expression, he drives a series of aggressively intrusive characters across the city. A call to a local radio station brings excitement to his life however. Maybe he'll ...
Estonia / 2019 / 15 min
The little village of Virago would appear to be bedevilled: one after the other local males die before they are able to reach the age of forty. For their wives this is, for the most part, more a welcome relief than a problem in this black comedy on ...
LOOK AT ME
Poland / 2019 / 24 min
A school-leaving certificate tainted by a bad mark is disappointing, and yet for little Stefan it proves reason enough to take flight in panic for fear of possible consequences. Far from the big city the frightened boy meets his sister. She has ...
Belarus / 2018 / 29 min
The Second World War: the unexpected appearance of a wounded German soldier generates discord and tension in a female household in Belarus. Compassion and altruism collide with bitter thoughts of revenge.
Russia / 2019 / 17 min
A happy ending is nothing but the beginning of a new chapter. Under the pretext of an interview up-and-coming journalist Sonya resolves to make the acquaintance of her famous father for the first time. Quickly she learns that growing up means letting ...
Serbia, USA / 2019 / 18 min
A couple attempts to escape a besieged city and yet they find themselves held up at a border crossing. The soldiers behave tyrannically, with their harmlessly playful approach soon giving way to arbitrary cruelty. The situation would appear to be ...
Great Britain / 2018 / 20 min
The youngsters carry their elderly parents, and thus the weight of prejudice and tradition, on their backs around the village. It is to this spectacular natural backdrop that an almost imperceptible, and quite unthinkable, love story plays out.
THE LAST TRIP TO THE SEASIDE
ULTIMUL DRUM SPRE MARE
Romania / 2019 / 12 min
A muggy compartment on a delayed train: the nerves of the passengers are on edge, and so they proceed to give free rein to the prejudices they feel towards their seat-mate of Turkish descent. Even the young people, who otherwise pretend to be ...
Slovakia / 2018 / 20 min
In the aftermath of a violent attack on a young girl the village's Roma community comes under suspicion. Thousands come together under the pretext of a “protest against violence”, as the pressure on the local administration and those unwilling to ...
Hungary / 2018 / 15 min
A mother-in-law both trying and hard to please: her visit brings unrest into the otherwise calm lives of two women. Equipped with unwanted gifts, as well as a wealth of opinions and prejudice, Mari soon gets to know her daughter's boundaries.