SHORTS COMPETITION 3: SHADOWS OF CLOSENESS /
SHORTS COMPETITION 3: SHADOWS OF CLOSENESS
COLOMBIA / UNITED STATES
SPANISH, HEBREW & ENGLISH SUBTITLES
Directors: Guille Isa, Angello Faccini
Dulce must learn to swim. She is afraid, but her mother insists. The family makes a living harvesting shellfish, and the changing climate puts the Colombian fishing village at risk of flooding. “Those who swim will survive”, says the mother. “Those who don’t—will not”.
2 - NEWSTIME
NAMIBIA / GERMANY / FINLAND
ENGLISH, FINNISH AND SWEDISH, HEBREW & ENGLISH SUBTITLES
Director & Production: Laura Horelli
Finland and Namibia could not be farther apart, but Ellen Ndeshi has lived in both countries, and she is here to tell us all about it. Her curious experiences as an outsider trying to understand a new culture are intercut with archive footage and Finnish television news reports showing the media’s attempt to comprehend the same otherness from the other side.
3 - THE LIKES AND DISLIKES OF MARJ BAGLEY
ENGLISH, HEBREW SUBTITLES
Director & Cinematography: Taylor Stanton
Grandma Marj had her beloved armchair and her habits. She hated roses, birds, and her younger brother. Was she happy? Remembered and imagined, her children’s and grandchildren’s stories of her are brought to life in original stop-motion animation.