Program 10: Across the Universe / The International Competition
The Day My Mother Became a Monster
France24 min.FictionFrench2017

Since her parents’ divorce, Candice lives alone with her mother. As her birthday approaches, the little girl is delighted at the thought of seeing her father again, while at the same time, her mother’s attitude begins to change.

Director: Joséphine Hopkins
Script: Joséphine Hopkins
Camera: Julien Grandjean
Editor: Paul Jegaden
Actors: Joséphine Bernetti, Gretel Delattre
Production: Maelle Gagne
École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle, France
Germany16 min.Fiction English2017

Greg, a bored and unimaginative worker, is having a bad day at the office, when aliens select him to choose a gift for humanity.

Director: Jade Li
Script: Claire Macdonald
Camera: Christophe Poulles
Editor: Antonia-Marleen Klein
Actors: Kris Marshall, Tony Way
Production: Nikolaas Meinshausen
Internationale Filmschule Köln
Netherlands 26 min.Fiction Dutch2017

15 year-old Kay lives a boy’s life, until the enchanting Melody sails into his life and awakens his dormant feelings through their friendship. Upon discovering that they each have a different idea about their friendship, Kay doesn’t no longer knows what to feel.

Director: Zara Dwinger
Script: Randy Oost
Camera: Douwe Hennink
Editor: Tessel Flora de Vries
Actors: Thor Braun, Olivia Lonsdale, Shahine El-Hamus, Nino den Brave
Production: Pina Balk, Liora Notoadikusumo, Maxime Rozestraten
Netherlands Film Academy
The Fruits of Clouds
Czech Republic 10 min.Animation No Dialogue2017

The story of a little furry creature who comes to a great discovery by overcoming the fear of the unknown. Together with his friends, he sets out on an adventure that will change his life.

Director: Katerina Karhankova
Script: Katerina Karhankova
Editor: Blanka Klimova
Production: Ondrei Sejnoha
Film and Television School of The Academy of Performing Arts, Prague
Cinematheque TLV, Theatre 4
Wednesday, 15:00
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