Running time: 55 min
A programme of short films selected in the course a programming workshop run by Marie Diagne with children hospitalised at the Vallée Foundation in Gentilly, an interdepartmental children’s and adolescent’s psychiatric hospital.
Juan Pablo Zaramella / Animation / Argentina / 2011 / 6 min / without dialogue
In a world directed and timed by light, an ordinary man comes up with a plan which could radically change the course of events.
Léo Verrier / Animation / France / 2010 / 8 min / without dialogue
New York, 1950. Fascinated by painting, Jack spends all his time in museums. He steals some paintings which he hides at home, in order to eat them! Masterpieces are his sustenance and he is in ecstasy as he devours them.
Jacob Weyde et Jost Althoff / Animation / Germany / 2010 / 9 min / without dialogue
A crow steals a bear’s new IPod. The bear gets angry.
Blagoy Kostov / Animation / Bulgaria / 2009 / 4 min / without dialogue
In a world made of paper, a man builds his home. But he becomes obsessed by the creation of new objects and can’t bring himself to stop…
Au revoir Mandima
Robert Jan Lacombe / Documentaire / Switzerland / 2010 / 10 min
The director recounts his childhood spent in Mandima through a series of photos: his departure from Zaïre at the age of ten, his Watumu friends, the
change from one culture to another, his identity, his memories.
The Renaissance Man
Jess Marley et Christopher Russo / Animation / USA / 2011 / 3 min / without dialogue
A penniless jazz musician is forced to sell his trumpet. But as he leaves the shop, the sounds of the city remind him of his music. He must decide between money and his love of jazz.
Marco Gianfreda / Fiction / Italy / 2011 / 15 min / VOSTF
Ettore is tired of living and every day he tries to find the courage to run his three-wheel car off the road. When his ten year-old grandson, Luca, learns of his intentions he decides to secretly follow him.
Marco Gianfreda, festival guest
(+54 11) 4932 1889
sol at zaramella.com.ar
+33 1 82 28 88 01
marion at chezeddy.com
Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen (HFF) "Konrad Wolf"
0049 (0)331 6202 564
distribution at hff-potsdam.de
National Academy for Theatre & Film Arts (NATFA) “Krustyo Sarafov”
natfiz.foreign.dep at gmail.com
AU REVOIR MANDIMA
ECAL/Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne
+41 (0)21 316 92 33
jean_guillaume.sonnier at ecal.ch
THE RENAISSANCE MAN
Ringling College of Art and Design
hsieglin at ringling.edu
Laura De Blasis
l.deblasis at libero.it
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