FLICKERFEST19: SHORT LAUGHS COMEDY 123 mins

2898 FLICKERFEST19: SHORT LAUGHS COMEDY

Chortle your way through a hilarious off-kilter selection of funny shorts from across the world.

This programme is a specially curated selection of highlights from Flickerfest’s comedy programmes in Bondi 2018.

Flickerfest, celebrating 28 years bringing you the best of ‘Kapowerful Short Laughs Comedy’ films!

 

ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR
Dealing with what comes naturally isn’t easy, especially for animals. In Animal Behaviour, the latest animated short from the Oscar®-winning team of Alison Snowden and David Fine (Bob’s Birthday), five animals meet regularly to discuss their inner angst in a group therapy session led by Dr. Clement, a canine psychotherapist.
Director/Writer: Alison Snowden, David Fine | Producer: Michael Fukushima | Runtime: 14min | Year: 2017 | Country: Canada

HOW IT FEELS TO BE HUNGOVER
A man wakes up at a clinic specialized in malignant hangovers. The doctor prescribes 600 ml of ice cream and two action comedies, but also shares some news, which doesn’t make him feel any better
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director/Writer: Viktor Hertz | Producer: Johann Skirnir Gustavsson | Runtime: 10min | Year: 2018 | Country: Sweden

CALLING
A modern comedy chronicling the dysfunctional relationship between a mother and daughter entirely through their phone calls.
Director/Writer: Miley Tunnecliffe | Producer: Emilia Jolakoska, Miley Tunnecliffe | Runtime: 14min | Year: 2018 Country: Australia

SAD SACHS
The Sachs siblings are running late to their cousin’s wedding when their driver lets loose a bizarre, anti-Semetic rant. Sad Sachs is a black comedy about a loving family, a country wedding and a neo-Nazi.
Director/Writer: Joel Perlgut | Producer: Sarah Christie, Sleena Wilson | Runtime: 10min | Year: 2018 | Country: Australia

TEA WITH LEMON
Bold, suave and enigmatic—exactly what Ian is not. But if he learns Zaneta’s mother tongue, maybe he can convince her otherwise.
Director/Writer: Rob Harrison | Producer: Katie Byford, Max Hatfield | Runtime: 12min | Year: 2018 | Country: United Kingdom

FREAKS OF NATURE
A stop-motion film about a mother-daughter relationship bursting at the seams with babies, poodles and flying spaghetti.
Director: Alexandra Lemay | Writer: Producer: Maral Mohammadian | Runtime: 6min | Year: 2018 | Country: Canada

MAN SPIDER
Everyone knows the Spiderman story: man gets bitten by spider, gets spider powers, becomes hero. But radioactive metamorphosis is a two-way street. So what about the spider who bit Peter Parker? What ever became of him?
Director: Tom Oxenham | Writer: Tom Oxenham, Simon Alcock | Producer: Tom Oxenham, Simon Alcock, Hugo Nicholson| Runtime: 8min | Year: 2018 | Country: United Kingdom

SAMMY THE SALMON
Director/Writer/Producer: Jake Shannon | Producer: Hossein Khodabandehloo, Chris Luscri | Runtime: 7min |  Year: 2018

TROLL BRIDGE 
An old barbarian and his talking horse, embark on a suicidal quest to battle a bridge troll.
Director/Writer: Daniel Knight | Producer: Ahren Morris | Runtime: 25min | Year: 2018 

HORS PISTE
The two best rescue workers of the region are ready for their new mission. Despite their professionalism and their determination, it will not go as planned
Director: Léo Brunel, Loris Cavalier, Camille Jalabert, Oscar Malet | Writer: Léo Brunel, Loris Cavalier, Camille Jalabert, Oscar Malet | Producer: Julien Deparis | Runtime: 17min | Year: 2018 |Country: France

Screening Sat 2 Mar at:

Camelot Outdoor - session times