Next Competition 1

Tuesday 2 may 8pm at Flagey
Saturday 6 may  6pm at Flagey

Vliegende RattenVliegende Ratten
Emiel Sandtke
Fiction • 18’ • 2016 • Belgium

 

On a sweltering summer day, 11-year olds Kian and Nadir see how Nadir’s family is arrested by the immigration police. To prevent Nadir from being taken as well, the two friends decide to run away. But fleeing seems to be more difficult than expected, especially when it turns out that Kian is on the run for a very different reason than helping out his friend.

KwekKwek
Martin Colas
Animation • 3’ • 2016 • Belgique

 

André is a penguin, but he does not look like his congeners, he does not like the sames things, has not the sames hobbys. Despite this, he try to live his life peacefully without worrying about what he is surrounded by, until the day when…

mustangMustang
Jon Carlsted
Fiction • 23’ • 2016 • Norway

 

Weekend dad Kim-André is trying to be the perfect father for his daughter Mina, but he is forced to deal with his own mother when she steals his winning ticket – a newly restored Ford Mustang.

 

Yaldey Mafteah (Latchkey kid)Yalday Mafteah ( Latchkey kid)
Elad Goldman
Fiction • 22’ • 2016 • Israel

 

Gur and his sister Daniel return to their empty home every day after school. While Daniel tries to cope with the world outside, Gur still feels home is his only safe shelter and womb. He refuses allowing himself or his sister to grow up and disconnect from each other.

heimatHeimat
Sam Peeters
Documentary • 14’ • 2016 • Belgium

 

Right-wing populism is spreading through Western Europe like wildfire. In this unscripted documentary, Sam Peeters portrays an ironic caricature of life in the Flemish suburbs, which reflects the current European zeitgeist.

The wrong end of the stickThe wrong end of the stick
Terri Matthews
Animation • 9’33 • 2016 • United Kingdom

 

Malcolm Fetcher is a neurotic, middle-aged teacher lost in a dull marriage to his wife of twenty years, Beverly. As he faces an all-consuming identity crisis, their marriage disintegrates and he is forced to express a deep, hidden desire.