WATERSHED CINEMA 1
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Family, it’s complicated. Mums, dads, brothers and sisters take centre stage in this programme of short films exposing those all-too precious, painful and always intricate strings attaching us to our family nest.
Silence Please (Silencio Por Favor)
Dir: Carlos Villafaina
Javier lives with his mother and brother, Javier, who suffers from cerebral palsy. A little incident disrupts the family routine.
Dir: Alyssa McClelland
A dark comedy about the power of identical twin sisters and the unbreakable bond that binds them, no matter what might try and come between.
Schoolyard Blues (Skolstartssorg)
Dir: Maria Eriksson
It’s John’s first day at school. Unexpectedly his eleven-year-old big brother Mika shows up to follow him to assembly.
Make Aliens Dance
Dir: Sebastien Petretti
Belgium / UK 2018
25 mins 14 secs
Gillingham 2018, how does a musical family preserve the memory of Mazzy? Through hours of recordings, her magnificent voice is recorded on countless tapes carefully stored in the family studio.
In Between Takes (Между кадрами)
Dir: Alexei Dmitriev
7 mins 22 secs
Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Give a man a video camera, and you will have a film in twenty years.
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