Competition Programs | International Competition: Our tight house

04.10 | 19:00

08.10 | 16:00


Stories about the unbearable lightness of every family's existence, which brings you back to the same table talks, overprotection, anxiety, and unconditional love. 

Running time 88 min.

  • World to Roam
    Stephen Irwin

    United Kingdom | 12:21 | 2023

    Mother and Father lay the child in his cot at the same time every night. However, come morning, only a shallow crater remains; a baby-shaped depression. The boy was destined to be a wanderer.

  • Trace
    Asparuh Petrov

    Bulgaria | 06:42 | 2022

    А young writer dedicates his nights to hunting entangled phrases with his pen. The moment he is confronted with the pregnancy of his wife his world collapses. Lingering fears and painful memories overwhelm him and he needs to trace the missing piece.

  • Seven Spider Myths
    Owen Roberts

    United States | 14:30 | 2023

    The story of an estrangement caused by conflicting beliefs told in seven fairy tales.

  • Our Tight House
    Gyopár Orsolya Búzási

    Hungary | 09:14 | 2023

    Dear Viewers, Life in a big family is not easy. Let’s take a look inside its adventures. Out with the rubbish. Or not? It’s hard to let go… Or should it all stay? Stay tuned... Ithink.

  • Wild & Woolly
    Alan Jennings

    United States | 05:40 | 2022

    Sparks fly when a young girl encounters a mythological beast in the woods. Tension rises when the creature navigates the perilous world of family dynamics.

  • Family Portrait
    Lea Vidakovic

    Croatia, France | 14:30 | 2023

    As Austro-Hungary teeters on collapse, Andras and his daughter are taken aback by the visit from Andras' brother, Zoltan, who comes accompanied by his large family.

  • Chopping Wood Chips
    Rita Ataide Novais, Alize Sotelo

    United Kingdom | 03:23 | 2022

    What’s an IKEA table breaking point at the weight of a crumbling friendship? A cubist short about two friends, a lost table and its replacement.

  • The Harbourmaster
    Mia Ludvigsen Henriksen, Konrad Hjemli

    Norway | 07:17 | 2022

    "The Harbourmaster" tells the story of its titular swan, and of how he went from a beloved small town icon to a wanted criminal.

  • Supper
    Dániel Bárány

    Hungary | 14:51 | 2022

    During a dysfunctional family dinner, oppressed family members battl their oppressors. The battle for domination leads to a monstrous outcome.