Best of International Shorts 2016

 

Screening of International Shorts 2016 official selections will be held on November 12 at the Navy Memorial Auditorium, Washington DC.

 


CLASSMATE (SPAIN)

Directed by: Javier Marco

Synopsis: A man and a woman meet on a bus. She's engineer and she's married. He's homeless.. Watch Trailer


 

DECREE 7.9 (ISRAEL)

Directed by: Uri Margalit & Ben Tchetchik

Synopsis: Dor Shalem gets "drafted" to a vital mission in order to maintain homeland security. Now he is forced to confront the real implications of Kennedy's "Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for you country". Sometimes it's better not to ask...


 

FOOD FIRST (GERMANY)
Directed by: Pol Ponsarnau

Synopsis: Food first, then morals! A comedy about two couples in a stylish Berlin Tapas restaurant. Tension grows with each dish. All seems lost when the question "Who waters your plants?" comes on the table. Watch Trailer


 

ORCHESTRA (AUSTRALIA)
Directed by: Mikey Hill

Synopsis: In a word filled with beautiful harmonious music, Vernon always seems to strike the wrong note. Watch Trailer


 

THE PERFECT DAY (SPAIN)

Directed by: Ignacio Redondo

Synopsis: It's the most important day in David's life. He has a $10.000.000 deal with a Japanese Holding and it's all or nothing today. Everything seems to turn out perfectly well, until.... Watch Trailer

 


 

PERCHED (UK)

Directed by: Liam Harris

Synopsis: Hamish Fint, a crotchety old man used to a life of seclusion inside his submarine balanced precariously atop a mountain, struggles to maintain equilibrium when an unwelcome visiting seagull rocks his world. Watch Making of Perched.

 


 

A SPACE IN TIME (FRANCE)

Directed by: ALEXANDRE ATHANA

Synopsis: Claire, a little girl, and her grandfather share a dream - seeing a man walk on the moon - and their favorite pastime is playing astronaut. On the night of July 20, 1969, while the whole world is fixated on Neil Armstrong, Claire's thoughts are with her own personal hero.


 

THE THIRD DATE (SWEDEN)

Directed by: Herman Karlsson

Synopsis: Robbe and Petra are finally having dinner at her place, but a series of mishaps turn the date into something neither of them had prepared for.....


 

COUP DE GRACE (GERMANY)

Directed by: Pascal Glatz

Synopsis: At a remote mountain lake a bound man with cement shoes is being dragged to the water. His request for a coup de grace escalates into an absurd clash... Watch Trailer


 

 

 


 

 

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