Open-air cinema at OK16 on July, 28 (9 pm)
We are glad to announce the list of films for the open-air cinema screening on July, 28. We selected not only winners but films that fit the venue and the audience perfectly. There are six short narrative movies of all years from the Short Movie Club beginning. The showing will be held in the inner yard of the OK16. Entrance is bar check (5 BYN).
The Postmodern Pioneer Plaque (Boris Kozlov) Spain, 8 min
In 1973 Carl Sagan created the Pioneer Plaque for the NASA Pioneer 10 mission. It was Humanity’s first message for extraterrestrial civilizations. Today, four decades later, the World gets together to collectively compose a new message…
The Postmodern Pioneer Plaque won the most discussed film of the 1st Short Movie Club Film Festival.
In The Rough (Cappello Vincent) France, 18 min
Swann and Malik were friends forever. They have only their joyous rage to conquer Paris. But Malik wants to take a shortcut. A bad skeem. Swan, aspires to a more harmonious life. Will he be dragged by friendship?
In the Rough won The best drama of the 2d Short Movie Club Film Festival.
Gonna Be a Soldier (Jonny Lewis) USA, 6 min
Six-year-old Joey wants to be a doctor when he grows up, but his parents explain that he has to be a soldier instead, and kill people. When Joey protests this dark future, they explain that we only kill people in other countries, and only the ones wearing uniforms. “What if they take the uniforms off?” Joey asks. Confused as to why he should grow up to kill people, Joey keeps asking more questions, as his parents doggedly explain the “logic” of war. When his father admits that it’s very sad that so many innocent civilians also get killed, Joey asks, “So, it’s *not* okay?” But his mother cheerily explains, “Of course it’s okay–as long as we’re *trying* to kill the ones with the uniforms. Will Joey’s innocence prevail? Or will his parents’ indoctrination finally wear him down?
Gonna be a soldier was selected into the fiction section of the 3d Short Movie Club Film Festival.
Fucking Drama (Michael Podogil) Austria, 17 min
A young couple in love experiences an evening of theater that changes their lives dramatically. A brutal confrontation with the zeitgeist.
Fucking Drama was selected into the fiction section of the 4d Short Movie Club Film Festival.
BIOBUDDY (Jan Chramosta, Janek Cingroš) Czech Republic, 7 min
A man who comes to the cafeteria manages to turn someone else´s world upside down.
BioBuddy was selected into the fiction section of the 4d Short Movie Club Film Festival.
Hot Dog (T.J. Yoshizaki) USA-Japan, 7 min
In the crime capital of the world, LAPD officer Morgan was having a just another “regular” bad day in the line of duty. Or not.
Hot Dog was selected into the fiction section of the 5d Unfiltered Cinema (Short Movie Club) Film Festival.
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