Slavci decembra / Rossignols en Decembre / Nightingales in December
Theodore Ushev (Festival du nouveau cinéma de Montréal)
Kanada/Canada, 2011, HD, 3'55''
What would the world be like if nightingales no longer migrated south? A plethora of painterly images of birdmen at work and war evoke a world in disarray. A gorgeous animated elegy, by award-winning filmmaker Theodore Ushev.
Robert Morgan (Swartz Can Talk/blueLight)
Velika Britanija/UK, 2012, digiBeta, 23'
Bobby Yeah is a petty thug who lightens his miserable existence by brawling and stealing stuff. One day, he steals the favourite pet of some very dangerous individuals, and finds himself in deep trouble. He really should learn, but he just can't help it.
Pivnica / The Pub
Joseph Pierce (59 productions)
Velika Britanija/UK, 2012, DCP, 7'45''
Kemi lives and works in the murky slipstream of a North London pub. As the booze flows the line between who belongs behind and in front of the bar becomes increasingly blurred.
Kupon za žito / Grain Coupon
Xu An, Xi Chen (Xu An, Xi Chen)
Kitajska/China, 2011, digiBeta, 18'30''
During the Culture Revolution, a disabled handicraft man had to forge a special stamp in order to gain the Grain Coupon. He finally got the coupon on the day of Hoar-frost falls in late 1970s.
Mirai Mizue (Mirai Mizue)
Japonska/Japan, 2011, HD, 6'50''
It is born. It dies. They repeat. The mandala of a life.
Videl sem miši pokopavati mačko / I Saw Mice Burying a Cat
Dmitry Geller (Dmitry Geller/Jilin Animation Institute)
Rusija, Kitajska/Russia, China, 2011, HD, 7'
Romance, farce, thriller and tragedy.
Hisko Hulsing (Il Luster Films/CinéTé)
Nizozemska, Belgija/The Netherlands, Belgium, 2012, DCP, 18'
A man is being robbed and stabbed by a junkie and in that last second before he dies, a youth friendship flashes before his eyes.