03.09 | 19:00
Zhovten. Kinoman Hall
02.09 | 16:00
Some things are hard to define. Some things will name themselves even if you don’t utter a word. And some things are better described by animation.
Running time 91 min.
France | 15:00 | 2020
For ten years I pretended I wanted to get my grandfather to share his memories of the Algerian War. Today, I’m not sure I want to hear what he has to say, or whether I want to make this film at all.
Kosovo | 04:21 | 2020
The animation Those Who Drown Cling to Foam shows that war can be a solitary experience. Amidst bomb strikes, a woman has her daily battles for food and survival. She roams the empty cityscapes that are disappearing day in and out with each bomb that falls.
Canada | 08:30 | 2021
Through the memories of a small-town journalist, we discover Louisiane Gervais, blind sculptor and iconoclast. Their meeting sets off a chain reaction over which they quickly lose control. The animated short "No Title" explores the ambiguous relationship that exists between the artist, their work and their audience.
Switzerland | 15:00 | 2020
In a hidden place, the daily routine of a retirement home unfolds as time seems to stand still. The penciled residents come to life on paper. Some are active, others rest or follow a fixed schedule to be repeated each day: medication, meals, games… Around them, machines are flashing, caregivers are busy and some crucifixes remind them of the death that lies in wait. Time fades away and nearby, stretches a forest.
France | 13:20 | 2020
Gabrielle finds herself stuck near Death Valley, between two parents who no longer speak to each other. The situation seems impossible, until an unexpected event comes to unravel everything...
France | 05:23 | 2020
A man comes home and wants to go to bed. A bunch of noisy roommates. A crowded city in southern China.
Taiwan | 20:00 | 2020
On a late-night commuter bus, a necklace was stolen. This was followed by a tragic and fatal road accident, and a series of intriguing turn of events which revealed love, hatred, and vengeance. The film climaxes as the bus went ablaze, burning and glittering against the dark coastal sky.
United Kingdom | 09:54 | 2021
A black comedy about free will and white circular benches. Made at the Royal College of Art in London.