GLOBAL SHORTZ / EMERGING ARTISTS
Yaltekeme Mesmer (Unused Line)
Muluken Mohammed, Ethiopia, 5:00
A deadly crossing in the path of the day to day
Rafael Bolliger, Switzerland, Drama 14:12
A dying scientist is offered the chance to live on in his clone’s body.
A Sound Relationship: The Noise of Silence
Ben Dextraze, Canada, Documentary 9:16 World Premiere
How can an auditory environment help inform the conception of art?
Vanya – Minicab Driver
Caroline Hicks, UK, Comedy 5:00
Sometimes you find love in the strangest places
Falling To Pieces
Chris Connolly/Vivian Connolly, USA, Drama 18:04
When young widow Cassandra seeks out the recipients of her husband’s organs, each meeting proves more disastrous than the last.
I Am Emmanuel
Genevieve Clay-Smith, Australia, OOTO/ Drama 19:40
A love of dance and the desire for connection, might just be enough to help Emmanuel hold onto his dream; a future that is free from the remnants of war.
The Puppet Master
Ekaterina Golubeva-Poldi, Russia, Animation 2:38 North American Premiere
If life is a puppet-show, then who pulls the strings? And would the puppets want the kind of happiness their master has in store for them?
Mickaël Schapira Villain, France, OOTO 12:00 North American Premiere
Hear, Touch, Smell, Speak, Live: five stories in one film, five characters facing their disabilities.
Justin S. Lee, USA, Drama 14:08 Filmmaker in Attendance
A rookie Air Force drone pilot finds himself increasingly attached to a target he watches from halfway around the world.