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Sweet Terror of Memory – ΨΙΘΥΡΟΙ
Short film - 2018 - 15 min.
Ilse Frech’s family history blends with several traumatic events in world history in this eccentric film about war, trauma and forced migration. We do not see these events, but they are represented by stylised shots provided with a poetic voice-over. This way, this personal film transcends Frech’s family history and touches on universal ideas about the formation of identity and the search for solidarity.
Ilse Frech Visual Art, Film & Photography Production
Director of Photography
Florencia di Concilio
Tiffany Jane Madden
Sensitive portrait, situated in today’s Sarajevo. A widower struggles with his personal past and the history of his country. Made under grand master Béla Tarr’s watchful eye.
Error of Eros
No ecstasy without fear, in this surrealist dream debut in which a demonic figure makes a woman discover her sexuality in a single shot (lasting eleven minutes).
Short film full of suspense about how a seemingly insignificant object can be invaluable to the film story. Tribute to overlooked objects and their beauty.
Going on vacation is a form of relaxation, but when Gijs is hiking through Iceland and is called by his confused mother, the real world thrusts itself upon him again.
Comic drama in which two totally different dreamers with high expectations of life find each other in a rural village where mediocrity runs rampant.
Gaan om te zijn
Images of Google Earth make up a virtual urban symphony in which anecdotal snippets from inhabitants of the Bijlmer district (Amsterdam) constitute the soundtrack.