FLICKERFEST19: EU SHORT FILM SHOWCASE 102 mins

2897 FLICKERFEST19: EU SHORT FILM SHOWCASE

The Best of EU Shorts tour programme showcases moving and entertaining shorts selected from European Union films in the 5 International Academy® Accredited competition programmes in Bondi 2019, celebrating all things Euro and Flickerfest!

Flickerfest, celebrating 28 years bringing you the Best of European shorts! ‘Kapowerful Short Films’,

 

UNTRAVEL
A film about (local) patriotism, tourism and emigration. The girl lives in a gray, isolated country, enclosed by a huge wall. She has never travelled anywhere, but all her life she has dreamt of leaving forever for a perfect world called “Abroad”.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Ana Nedeljkovic, Nikola Majdak Jr. | Writer: Ana Nedeljkovic | Producer: Jelena Mitrovic | Runtime: 9min | Year: 2018 | Country: Serbia, Slovakia

BETWEEN THE SHADOWS
Natália, trapped in a tedious job, engages in a search for a stolen heart. In a world where hearts can be deposited in a bank, the protagonist faces a dilemma: give her heart or keep it to herself.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Mónica Santos, Alice Guimarães | Writer: Mónica Santos, Alice Guimarães | Producer: Nuno Amorim, Vanessa Ventura, Jean-François Le Corre, Mathieu Courtois, Pedro Medeiros | Runtime: 13min | Year: 2018 | Country: Portugal

BEST GAME EVER
When two CCTV technicians find out about an AI machine threatening their jobs, they must get out of their chairs to beat the system – leading them to an unexpected solution. The new short film of Academy Award-winner Kristóf Deák.
INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE
Director: Marcus McKenzie | Writer: Marcus McKenzie | Producer: Kirsty Stark | Runtime: 20min | Year: 2018 | Country: Hungary

RISE OF A STAR
Emma is about to be the new Ballerina at Paris Opera. But something upsets her. A secret. A secret liable to undermine what she has spent a whole life on. Starring Catherine Deneuve.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: James Bort | Writer: Stephane Landowski | Producer: Boris Mendza | Runtime: 18min | Year: 2018 | Country: France

MAGIC ALPS
An Afgani refugee arrives in Italy with his goat and seeks political asylum for both of them.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Andrea Brusa, Marco Scotuzzi | Writer: Andrea Brusa, Giuseppe Isoni, Marco Scotuzzi | Producer: Andrea Italia | Runtime: 15min | Year: 2018 | Country: Italy

A TARGET
Arto is waiting for his wife and child in his car. As they return from the store they tell him that an unknown man harassed them. Arto decides to take the law into his own hands and plans to make a video to shame the man on social media.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Antti Heikki Pesonen | Writer: Antti Heikki Pesonen | Producer: Miia Haavisto | Runtime: 8min | Year: 2018 | Country: Finland

WILDEBEEST
Going on a safari is a dream for many. For middle-aged couple Linda and Troyer, it turns into a horribly real adventure when they get left behind in the wilderness.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlips | Writer: Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlips | Producer: Brecht van Elslande, Bert Lesaffer | Runtime: 19min | Year: 2017 | Country: Belgium

Screening Fri 1 Mar at:

Camelot Outdoor - session times