FRIday, 20 OCT 2023
This screening session features 6 short films (see below). All films are in English and/or have English subtitles.
ADDRESS: LAB111 (cinema 2), Arie Biemondstraat 111, 1054 PD Amsterdam
FREE TICKETS + DRINK: Reserve your tickets here. Thanks to our sponsors, we can also offer you a free drink at the cinema's bar afterwards!
Generation (United Kingdom) by Riccardo Fusetti
A brief journey through the human experience as seen by the eyes of an Artificial Intelligence.
Running time: 00:02:13
Listen to the Wallflowers (Norway) by Johanne Wilbrink
A poetic and slow-paced documentary short about the perks of being a wallflower. Through an unconventional interview method the director and three different introverts lay on their backs to talk about life, dreams and the need to spend more time alone.
Running time: 00:25:57
A Broken Fan (Before the big collapse) (Lebanon) by Assaad Khoueiry
Adel, a desperate jobless father gets out on the streets of Beirut hoping for a change.
Running time: 00:12:33
Disused (Sweden) by Susanne Walström, Ester Holmén
A young woman suffers a sudden loss. Isolated from the outside world in a barren desert landscape, she processes her experience to understand and accept her feelings.
Running time: 00:09:08
The Factory (Iran) by Masoud Saadat
Afrooz is an experienced lawyer who has the power to declare a large but bankrupt factory closed, on the other hand, the workers make a plan together to prevent this from happening.
Running time: 00:19:02
The Mechanics of Fluids (France) by Gala Hernández López
In 2018, an incel called Anathematic Anarchist posted a suicide letter on Reddit entitled "America is responsible for my death". The Mechanics of Fluids is an attempt to find answers to his words. A virtual drift through the internet in search of his digital traces that ends up being an inner journey between our connected solitudes.
Running time: 00:30:00