SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 1
12:00
£6 / £5.50 CONC / £4.50 UNDER 25S
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1hr 30
Dir: Various

 

This is an eclectic range of outstanding films selected for their powerful emotional impact. Each film has remarkable qualities whether in production style, story or artistic strength.

 

FILMS:

LOVELOVE, Réka Bucsi_ still1

Dir: Réka  Bucsi
France/Hungry 2015
14 mins 33 secs
Animation

LOVE is a short film describing affection in 3 different chapters, through an impact on a distant solar system.

 

Broken – The Women’s Prison at HoheneckBroken – The Women’s Prison at Hoheneck, Volker Schlecht_still1

Dir: Volker Schlecht / Alexander Lahl
Germany 2016
7 mins 02 secs
Animation

Based on interviews with former prisoners, this animated documentary provides a glimpse  into the most notorious women’s prison in East Germany. A film about political imprisonment, forced labour, and profits on both sides of the Iron Curtain.

 

Dear JohnDear John, Peter Vacz_ still1

Dir: Peter Vacz
United Kingdom 2016
4 mins 10 secs
Animation

This music video/short film for the James track Dear John, tells the story of two characters on a surreal and life changing journey. We see how this effects their relationship and how they come to accept a beautiful transformation.

 

Stemsstems, Ainslie Henderson_still1

Dir: Ainslie Henderson
United Kingdom 2015
2 mins 30 secs
Animation

Making puppet making make music.

 

OUR LADY OF THE APRESENTATIONour-lady-of-the-apresentation, Abi Feijó_still2

Dir: Abi Feijó
Portugal 2015
6 mins 00 secs
Animation

A rescued poem, written by the neorealist Álvaro Feijó in 1940, brings it back to the days that imitate it.

 

Red of the Yew Treered of the yew tree, Marie-Hélène Turcotte_still1

Dir: Marie-Hélène Turcotte
Canada 2016
12 mins 00 secs
Animation

Red of the Yew Tree is the crossing of a feminine and universal imagination, an odyssey inked in fine point.

 

Mamiemamie, Janice Nadeau_still1

Dir: Janice Nadeau
France 2016
6 mins 00 secs
Animation

Mamie lives in Gaspésie in a house that faces away from the sea. When the old woman receives an expropriation notice, her cloistered world crumbles. Her granddaughter witnesses this uprooting and starts to question the lack of real ties between them.

 

Cold CoffeeCold Coffee, Stephanie Lansaque_ still1

Dir: Stephanie   Lansaque
France 2015
14 mins 45 secs
Animation

Saigon, Vietnam. After her mother’s death, a young girl has to quit her studies to take over the family cafe. Facing a radical change of life, loneliness and sorrow, she gradually gets confused…

 

LineLine, Mia Rose Goddard_ still1

Dir: Mia Rose Goddard
United Kingdom 2016
3 mins 03 secs
Animation

A semi-abstract exploration of the pursuit of the perfect line in ballet and in drawn animation.

 

Satie’s “Parade”Satie’s “Parade”, Koji Yamamura_ still1

Dir: Koji Yamamura
Japan 2015
14 mins 12 secs
Animation

A Parade for 3 managers & 4 performers. Mixing quotes from French composer Erik Satie’s essays with the music Parade, this is an animated re-creation of realist ballet images going beyond reality.

 

OS LoveOs Love, Luc Gut_ still2

Dir: Luc Gut
Switzerland 2015
6 mins 04 secs
Animation

Click, click. Tip, tip, tip… Tip, tip. A young woman seeks spirituality and equanimity in the web. Bit by bit she dives into the absurd realm of screensavers and desktop backgrounds until merging with the uncanny operating system named  OS Love.

 


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