International Short Films

4 kilometers (1)

4 kilometers

by Miri Shapiro

Fiction | Israel-UK | 2008 | 35mm | 22 min.

Somewhere between the 1947 traditional Bedouin desert-life of southern Israel and the 2007 modern city life of Beer-Sheba, just 4 Kilometers off the highway, lives a small Bedouin community....

» location: MONSELICE, Cinema Corallo

Anker Werfen (1)

Anker Werfen

by Markus Beck

Fiction | Germany | 2008 | 35mm | 22 min.

In Hamburg harbour, five people's paths cross against the backdrop of Queen Mary 2, a night that will change their lives forever. A stowaway from Africa needs help...

» location: ESTE, Teatro dei Filodrammatici

Ata (1)


by Cagla Zencirci & Guillaume Giovanetti

Fiction | France | 2008 | 35mm | 26 min.

Ceyda, a young Turkish woman from a high social class, arrives in France to live with the man she loves. Soon she faces sudden difficulties and an unexpected loneliness... Until when...

» location: ESTE, Chiostro S. Francesco

Danzak (1)


by Gabriela Yepes

Fiction | Peru | 2008 | 16mm | 19 min.

Nina is a 10-year old girl whose life changes dramatically when her father, a dancer, asks her to fulfill his last wish. Based on an Andean tale.

» location: CINTO EUGANEO, Cava Bomba

Frida Finden (1)

Frida Finden

by Johannes Disselhoff

Fiction | Germany | 2008 | 16mm | 23 min.

Martin and Jakob are only a few years apart but ideologically a whole world lies between them. Martin is a law student with middle-class ambitions, Jakob is an artist...

» location: LOZZO ATESTINO, Villa Correr

Illusion (1)


by Burhan Qurbani

Fiction | Germany | 2008 | DigiBeta | 9 min.

Illusion is a film about someone that loses control.

» location: ESTE, Teatro dei Filodrammatici

Immer Sommer (1)

Immer sommer

by Michael Ruf

Fiction | Germany | 2008 | HD | 22 min.

An improvisation theatre piece inspires the eloquently spoken Elisabeth to divulge a poignant story about Paul, a man from her past, to her granddaughter Simone. The story deeply moves...

» location: ESTE, Chiostro S. Francesco

Le rescape de l hippocampe (1)

Le rescapé de l'hippocampe

by Julien Lecat

Fiction | France | 2009 | 35mm | 12 min.

Diane, a hardened woman, manages a brothel in the 2030s. Frank Richard, a smuggler and old friend, drowns his sorrows in alcohol, trying to escape the memory of his...

» location: TEOLO, Parco delle Fiorine, Monte della Madonna

Manual Practico Del Amigo Imaginario (2)

Manual practico del amigo imaginario

by Ciro Altabás

Fiction | Spain | 2008 | 35mm | 19 min.

Fernando is a shy 27 year old young man who receives the visit of an old classmate, Iratxe. This arouses jealousy in his imaginary friend, Captain Kiloton, a superhero...

» location: TEOLO, Parco delle Fiorine, Monte della Madonna

Matagalpa (1)


by Stéphane Bergmans

Fiction | Belgium | 2009 | DvCam | 13 min.

Jea-Luc seems to be the only one in his neighbourhood who doesn't know anything about Matagalpa...

» location: ARQUÀ PETRARCA, Piazza Petrarca

Roller Coaster (1)

Roller coaster

by Martin Busker

Fiction | Germany | 2008 | DigiBeta | 30 min.

"Dad is an asshole, the Devil is a woman called Karin and my new wannabee sister has magical tits." Reeling from his parents' divorce, 12-year-old Jakob wants to make...

» location: LOZZO ATESTINO, Villa Correr

Sores & Sirin (1)

Sores & Sîrîn

by Katrin Gebbe

Fiction | Germany | 2008 | 16mm | 24 min.

Kurdish brother and sister Sores and Sîrîn have lost their parents in the Iraq war. Both children suffer severe injuries and are taken to Germany for medical treatment by...

» location: ESTE, Chiostro S. Francesco

Travemunde Trelleborg (1)

Travemünde trelleborg

by Sanna Lenken

Fiction | Sweden | 2008 | 16mm | 30 min.

David is a drummer supported by unemployment benefit, disappointed that life didn't turn out the way he planned. Now he's on the night ferry from Germany with three thousand...

» location: MONSELICE, Cinema Corallo

Worth (1)


by Kathi Carey

Fiction | USA | 2008 | HD | 7 min.

When a non-descript violin shows up at an upscale auction it seems wildly out of place. But who decides what something or someone is really worth? The...

» location: ESTE, Teatro dei Filodrammatici

You're Welcome (1)

You're welcome

by Carl Eugen Johannessen

Fiction | Norway | 2008 | 35mm | 10 min.

To put food on the table, mother has to take care of busness.

» location: MONSELICE, Cinema Corallo

Zohar (1)


by Yasmine Novak

Fiction | Israel | 2007 | DigiBeta | 30 min.

Zohar is a young athlete, obligated to help her single parent mother in her beauty salon. As her first suitor arrives at the house, tomboy Zohar must deal with...

» location: ESTE, Chiostro S. Francesco

paolini concerto este 2009