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‘Heterotopia is a concept by philosopher Michel Foucault to describe cultural, institutional and discursive spaces that are ‘other’: disturbing, intense, incompatible, contradictory or transforming.’ Prepare to be carried to extraordinary and uneasy other locations. Each of these films create virtual images of the unreal and explore places in the mind with strange and compelling geography.
Dir: Rory Byrne
12 mins 51 secs
A solitary man sets out to conquer an isolated island.
Space Between Stars
Dir: Samuel W. Bradley
9 mins 59 secs
A science fiction fable which follows a group of ethereal creatures exploring a derelict space station.
Letting Go (Lahtilaskmise Lugu)
Dir: Ulo Pikkov
Estonia / Denmark 2017
10 mins 44 secs
The Japanese believe that by releasing a paper doll at the sea they are letting go of an evil spirit.
Dir: Michelle Brand
3 mins 47 secs
People come, people go – Yet everyone is moving in the same direction. We all are sharing something that we are unaware of, creating one big picture we are unable to see.
Dir: Michal Socha
This animated short movie is placed in room with no way out, where the main hero, bearded head, is closed.
Dir: Martina Scarpelli
France / Denmark 2018
12 mins 7 secs
A woman is locked in her home with an egg, which she is both attracted to and scared of. She eats the egg, she repents. She kills it. She lets the egg die of hunger.
Dir: Joana Toste
13 mins 3 secs
The transmission of knowledge between mothers and daughters is the enormous embrace given by the memory of an experience.
Two for Two (Dva na Dva)
Dir: Jelena Oroz
A moody portrayal of the moment we stop loving others and fall in love with our fantasies.
Dir: Diyala Muir
In an abstract journey about grief and denial a woman tries to escape the ghosts of her past, but they catch up to her on a night-bus to Nowhere.
Dir: Grace Lee
2 mins 44 secs
As night descends on an ageing bath house, its occupants face an unnatural intrusion that begins to disturb comfortable and familiar routines.
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