Graduation Film Shorts
Her er filmene som er i konkurrence om VOID Graduation Film Award 2018. Kortfilmene er blevet indsendt til festivalen fra de bedste skoler for animation over hele verden - alle er instrueret af helt nye instruktører, som med deres afgangsfilm sætter deres første mærke på den animerede filmverden.
Bemærk at der er pause imellem de to halvdele af programmet. Vi starter med film fra hele verden, og runder af med film fra Frankrig.
Juliette is a shy girl terrified to catch a ride with two horny bitches that aren’t paying any attention to the road …
Movie night at home. At the end of the film, Lucie and Manu start a conversation about the idea of travelling. While smoking and drinking wine, they exchange theirs ideas, needs and expectations.
A peek into the wax lotus. Lotus Lantern is a tribute to late Chinese singer Zhou Xuan, a missing link between the filmmaker’s queer identity and Chinese heritage.
Lenina and her mother could spend a homy dinner together, if only they were not escaping into each their own faraway worlds.
Dissatisfied with his appearance and hereditary, a man decides to end his life. But his failed suicide creates a new situation in his life.
At the sunset, a hunter chases his prey into the woods, only to realize who the real prey is.
Heta’s entire life consists of carefully planned and conducted routines. When it gets thrown into disarray, Heta‘s world begins to crumble, until she feels compelled to make an irreversible decision.
‘Sad Circus’ explores human freedom. All the characters in the circus are controlled by and controlling other people – in a loop, that it is impossible to escape.
How do you cope when you can only see your son from behind a screen? Based on true accounts from single fathers in the UK, an exploration into isolation, separation and loss.
A virtual affair in an obsolete futuristic game.
A young man goes back to see his dying mother. But what do you do when your mother os a murderous deity? Draws on Indonesian folklore, themes of fatality and the ambivalence one can feel towards family.
Snow White Cologne is a visual poem, post-rationalizing the struggle of a young girl’s drug addiction. There’s love and loss, good and bad. This film is an emotional journey based on a true, personal story.
A carefree millennial helps his friend to move to the suburbs.
Early in the morning in a Japanese shopping center, a shopkeeper gets stuck. In order to help her, her young employee decides to cross the shopping center with her.
A dead tree with creaking branches in the wind, two naked humans in the snow and a dog standing in a costly coat. Welcome to the freezing tale of Stockholm …
The world is in perpetual movement, like an infinite dance that accelerates and slows down. In Your Hands shows how it can be difficult to follow this dance through a couple confronted with depression.
In the French trenches, calm reigns. The Poilus are waiting to leave for the battlefield.
Among them, Ferdinand, a young hare, is playing the harmonica. A whistling signal is given, the attack begins.
The end of the world is near, but Jim wakes up too late for the evacuation of humankind.
Bengal, 19th century. The British army launches an attack on the Thugs’ last bastion. In the middle of the massacre the love between a British soldier and a Thug priestess will be teared apart.
In Paris, on a summer night, a woman sits at her window and dreams of her neighbours’ nocturnal activities.
A mother ventures through the woods at night to leave her newborn child to die in the forest where mysterious things happen. Based on a poem by Lisa Ciccarello from her poetry collection At Night.
Despite Makotos best efforts raising his 7 year old son, the violence that was once his life comes back to bite him. He will have no choice but to face it, before the eyes of his son.
Jude is a forty year old park ranger feeling left out of her team. One evening she decides to do work alone. But her quest for acknowledgement won’t be without consequences.
A young soldier without experience is sent to a surveillance post, in the middle of the desert.