Director: Andreas Kessler
For a few years the violinists Ari and Ron have been a couple. When they both get invited to audition for the solo part of an orchestra they suddenly become competitors.
Director: Gal Lin
The power of will – Nur, a young woman in an East Jerusalem refugee camp is determined to change the course of her life and study art against the wishes of her family and community.
Director: Vladimir Leschiov
An electrician is struck by an accident at the very moment he sees a woman on the other side of a fence. He ends up in the hospital, where he gets accustomed to the everyday life of the patients.
Director: Alimzhan Kudabaev
Marat, Kanat and Bolat are pupils of a high school. On Marat’s birthday he is given a long-awaited tablet, with which he and his friends shoot cruel videos. These ‘entertainments’ have sad consequences.
Director: Igor Poplauhin
An ordinary woman, one in a million. But every few months her normal life stops. In secrecy from her family she goes on a far-away journey.
Director: Jesus Rivera Soriano
From the age of two, cubs are forced to leave the pride by lionesses. Only the strong turn into adults.
Director: Pavel Ostrikov
The film tells about the lonely television presenter Roman who meets after 20 years his school love Lyuda.
Director: Botir Abdurakhmonov, Abduazim Ilkhamdzhanov
War. Not only at the front, but also deep in the rear, in Uzbekistan. And in the war it makes no difference who you are: a child, a disabled person, or a woman. But you can win against death. You just have to remain a human being.
Director: Joachim Neef
Country: Wales, England
In the hope of escaping the ghost of his broken relationship, Isaac travels through the Welsh countryside. He thinks he has arrived in the right place. But his stay takes an unexpected turn.
Into the blue
Director: Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic
Country: Croatia, Slovenia, Sweden
Thirteen year old Julija and her mother flee from violence in their family to find refuge on an idyllic Croatian island. Frightened, Julija is desperate to reconnect with her best friend, Anna.
Director: Jaan Toomik
A father and a son go fishing. He teaches his son everything – how to drive the car, dig out the worms – how to do everything by himself. Everything changes when the boy catches his first fish.
Director: Sacha Ferbus, Jeremy Puffet
First in first out (FIFO) is a shelving technique used in supermarkets. Stephan must place the freshest products behind the oldest ones. Products nearing their sell-by date must be destroyed.
Director: Venera Kairzhanova
The vivid childhood of two little girls that pales with each intervention of adults. Can they hide in a sunny world, or will the clouds of the harsh reality of life cast a shadow?
In all honor
Director: Olivier Chavarot
How an ordinary love story can turn into a terrible story talked all around the world? This short film tells the true story of Gable Tostee, an Australian fast continued for murder...
Director: Suborna Senjutee Tushee
Country: India, Bangladesh
This film is about transformation of life while living in a lonely city and about Hope.
Director: Faizullo Faizov
A young taxi driver makes a deal with a criminal group, but in the last minute breaks it…
Not making easy is movies
Director: Johannes Bachmann
Joggeli tries screening old film spools which leads to a nostalgic journey in the traces of his great-grandfather that bears astonishing resemblance to film history and a blackand-white-comedian.
BLACK HOLE MONSTER
Director: Sim Seow Khee
A boy is walking alone along the river after school. He is curious about everything that he sees at the river bank. He uses his camera to capture every moment and send them to his deceased mother.
Director: Cholponay Borubaeva
Not everyone has the luck to live up to an old age so that, without rush, they can quietly prepare for death. Is death part of the human life cycle? The heroes reveal a lifeaffirming attitude.
Director: Negin Aminzadeh
Mahtab lives with her athlete son, Pourya. He has been chosen for a world class tournament and has to travel the next morning, while Mahtab's father dies.
How I Shed my Skin
Director: Alexei Shabarov
The mother sent her teenage son to a good teacher so that he learns how to swim. After the first lesson the teenager creates a small revolution in the pool. It turns out to be more important to learn how to resist than to swim.
Director: Uzi Geffenblad
Betty is hungry and lonely and fishing in the river gives only scrap. In a moment of illumination Betty finds a creative solution. But the road to success is lined with traps.
Director: Ho Say Peng
Two estranged sisters have to deal with their elderly mother’s sudden onset of paranoid schizophrenia.
Director: Rory Byrne
An Island is an immersive short film portraying the physical and emotional journey undertaken by a lone explorer as he attempts to reach the summit of a remote island.
Director: Nurlan Sharipov
The children don't understand the parents, the parents don't understand the children, and each other. They are temporary companions living in different worlds. But they must realize that such is a real family.
Director: Shugyla Serzhan
Director: Arturan Najafi Gol
An old woman, who was starving for sleep because of her husband`s constant snoring, tries to take measures. However, unintentionally she makes the situation even worse.
Director: Mária Kralovič
Her beauty is breathtaking. In a tiny forgotten bar, the evenings belong to her and her only. That is until a surprise guest turns up – a young man who uncovered the secret of her powers.
Director: Anıl Güldoğan
In earlier times, there was a story writer named Sait who worked as a cleaning officer at a train station. One day, Sait fells in love with a woman he saw in the train and an unpredictable story begins.
Director: Dae-gwang Han
Country: South Korea
While straying aimlessly through the streets during a sleepless night, she encounters a woman who is just about to commit suicide.
Director: Ayan Naizabekov
After a car accident the protagonist returns his apartment. The next morning he starts having hallucinations and understands that can't leave the house.
Director: Réka Bucsi
Solar Walk shows a journey through space and the process of creation within an animated cosmic chaos.
Director: Guzh Tadevosyan
Country: Armenia, Russia
Natasha cares for her disabled brother who has survived the road accident in which their parents died. The story of a moral choice in a difficult situation.
SMILE OF NAZARENO
Director: Luisito Lagdameo Ignacio
This is the story of Nazareno, a child scavenger named after the object of a popular religious devotion in Manila.
THE BEST FIREWORKS EVER
Director: Aleksandra Terpińska
One day of life of three friends who, facing a military conflict in their country, must modify their plans for the future.
Director: Adilbek Bayan
A story about the separation of father and daughter during the war. About the importance of the father in a family and about the difficulties with which the heroine meets her father after a long separation.