24. International Film Festival ZOOM – ZBLIŻENIA 04 – 10.10.2021 / Jelenia Góra / Poland

Short fiction film competition -part VI

SHORT FICTION FILM COMPETITION – PART VI

THURSDAY, 07.10.2021, 17:00, Jeleniogórskie Centrum Kultury
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MATRIOCHKAS

Anna is 16 and lives with her young mother, Rebecca. The end of another summer is defined by her mom’s flings and conquests, but Anna begins to discover her sensuality. As Anna learns she is pregnant, her mother sees herself in her daughter, at the same age, facing the same choices. Anna will find support where she least expects it.

BEL, 2019, 23:33, dir. Bérangère Mc Neese, prod. Julie Esparbes

AWARDS:

Rhode Island International Film Festival – Grand Prize (Best Director); Palm Springs International ShortFest – Best of the Festival; Les Arcs European Film Festival – Best Short Film Prize – Special Mention; Festival Films Courts de Dinan – Best Actress, Grand Prize of the Jury

AMONG THE ALMOND TREES

Today, Maysan has a critical administrative appointment for her family. But Iyad, her husband, has a question she is not ready to hear.

BEL, Je serai parmi les amandiers, 2019, 21:18, dir. Marie Le floc’h, prod. Julie Esparbes

AWARDS:

Asiana International Short Film Festival – Grand Prize (International Competition); Le Court en dit long – Prix du Scénario; Molodist International Film Festival – Special Jury Diploma (Short Films Competition); Montpellier Mediterranean Film Festival – Short Film Grand Prize; César Awards – Nominee (Best Short Film)

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GIRL MEETS BOY

Gwen meets Ben. They start a game. Are they willing to exhibit what is behind their masks?

D, 2020, 31:14, dir. Ferdinand Arthuber, prod. Max Traub, Leon Hellmann

AWARDS:

ALCINE – Festival de Cine de Alcalá de Henares – Alcine Jury Prize, Audience Award; Biberach Film Festival – Best Medium Length Film; Filmzeit Kaufbeuren – Audience Award

ALICE AND THE FROG

14-year-old Alice gest pregnant. The film adopts the perspective of a child escaping into the imaginary world, the reality, where the doctors do not want to abort the pregnancy legally, and everybody except for her mum is against the child.

PL, 2020, 28:56, dir. Olga Bołądź, prod. Studio Munka SFP

AWARDS:

Krakowski Festiwal Filmowy – Konkurs Polski – Wyróżnienie za kreację aktorską Julia Kuzka; Festiwal Polskich Filmów Fabularnych – Nagroda im. Lucjana Bokińca za najlepszy film w Konkursie Filmów Krótkometrażowych, Nagroda firmy “dr Irena Eris” za “najodważniejsze spojrzenie” w Konkursie Filmów Krótkometrażowych

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