ING FOR US/ZAZPÍVEJ dir. Terézia Halamová, Czechia 2020, 21’41”
LEAVE OF ABSENCE/OTPUSK dir. Anton Sazonov, Russia 2019, 12′
S P A C E S / M E Z E R Y dir. Nora Štrbová, Czechia 2020, 8′
OUTSIDE THE ORANGES ARE BLOOMING dir. Nevena Desivojevic, Serbia 2019, 20′
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION dir. Zhannat Alshanova, Kazakhstan 2020, 15′
DUMMY/ATKURIMAS dir. Laurynas Bareiša, Lithuania 2020, 14′
CELEBRATION DAY/PRAZDNIK dir. Nathalia Konchalovsky, Russia 2020, 10’39”
DEEP LOVE/KOHANNIA dir. Mykyta Lyskov, Ukraine 2019, 14′
director: Laurynas Bareiša
director of photography: Laurynas Bareiša
Lithuania 2020, 14′
Using a faceless doll criminal reenacts a brutal crime. But surprisingly he is not the one being judged. There seems to be an odd one out in the investigative group.
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
director: Zhannat Alshanova
director of photography: Leandro Ferrao
music: Akmaral Zykayeva
Kazakhstan 2020, 15′
Indira decides to restart her life and move to London. However, on her last day, she dares to explore what she will leave behind.
director: Mykyta Lyskov
director of photography: Mykyta Lyskov
music: Anton Baibakov
Ukraine 2019, 14′
Deep love has finally happened in Ukraine.
M E Z E R Y
S P A C E S
director: Nora Štrbová
music: Jan Mesany
Czechia 2020, 8′
The film explores memory as a container of our identity. It’s based on the personal story of the author and her brother who got a brain tumor diagnosis. The narrative and form of the film follow the idea of perceiving reality with a broken memory.
LEAVE OF ABSENCE
director: Anton Sazonov
director of photography: Aydar Sharipov
music: Dmitry Evgrafov
Russia 2019, 12′
In Russia, supressed masculinity has led to a feeling of unfulfillment as men feel that the country rejects them, leading to a drastic decline in male life expectancy.
OUTSIDE THE ORANGES ARE BLOOMING
director: Nevena Desivojevic
director of photography: Nevena Desivojevic, Cristina Hane?
Serbia 2019, 20′
High among the mountains, a man endures alone in a disappearing village. Wandering through the misty nature, roaming between the walls of his dark house, he bewails his condition as a man doomed to serve the surrounding he has rejected.
director: Nathalia Konchalovsky
director of photography: Maria Falileeva
Russia 2020, 10’39”
Moscow, the 9th of May. The city is celebrating the commemoration of the end of World War II. Sasha can’t find peace.
SING FOR US
director: Terézia Halamová
director of photography: Lubomír Ballek
Czechia 2020, 21’41”
Eva’s 14 and her older brother decides to take her to the lake with him and his friends. There she feels a great closeness to the older teenagers and her curiosity brings her to discovering of human physicality for the first time.