The short films:

Apfelmus

  • Year: 2019
  • Country: Austria
  • Director: Alexander Gratzer
  • Duration: 6min

A hilarious and surrealistic animation about how an apple can help to solve the existential life questions of two birds, a pair of polar bears under the watchful eyes of royal guards.

Nettiquette

  • Year: 2017
  • Country: The Netherlands
  • Director: Mea Dols de Jong
  • Duration: 5min

Commenting, tagging and posting, it does not happen just like that. There are unwritten rules for that !. In this 5-part web series, the director looks for the true meaning of likes and comments. A world where a tag can destroy a friendship and where the right emoji can let love blossom.

Champ

  • Year: 2019
  • Country: The Netherlands
  • Director: Cassandra Offenberg
  • Duration: 15min

Champ is an intense youth documentary about losing and winning. Esma Aras grows up in Molenwijk in The Hague and is a kickboxing talent. But then her mother is hospitalized.

Sukar

  • Year: 2019
  • Country: France, Morocco
  • Director: Ilias El Faris
  • Duration: 10min

On a hot summer day, at the beach in Casablanca, we discreetly witness two teenager's growing desire for each other. Kids are observing them while playing typical beach games… Locals are trying to make a living by serving tourists and by selling themselves to the police!

How My Grandmother Became A Chair

  • Year: 2019
  • Country: Lebanon
  • Director: Nicolas Fattouh
  • Duration: 9min

Grandmother is deteriorating after her greedy children have left her. Rose, her thorny housekeeper beast, is unable to prevent her transformation This story is about life, death and the truths revealed when social stigmas fall off.

Teofrastus

  • Year: 2018
  • Country: Estonia
  • Director: Sergei Kibus
  • Duration: 15min

A stray cat Teofrastus finds loving owners. Finally he has his very own territory in their country-house and he is happy and secure. Beautiful 3D stop-motion clay animation , created by one of the oldest Estonian animation studios "Nuku Film".