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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
In the final instalment of his Thee Wreckers tetralogy, animator Rosto delves into his memory and subconscious. In his traditionally bizarre universe, this brings forth disconcerting insights and alienating experiences about growing old.
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Quickly read an app or call someone when behind the wheel? You will no longer after seeing this clip, in which a French policeman gives first aid to a crying baby.
Die entformte Tochter
A mother wonders if she can get through to her daughter. The daughter tries to imagine how her mother used to see life. How can you capture something like this? An experimental attempt at rapprochement.
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Wolf (20) and Alexander (21) live in the boxing village of the Netherlands, where every Sunday bouts are organised on a cruising boxing boat. Now, the two best friends have to go head-to-head in the ring...
KORT! - Gutmensch
What can you really do about the refugee crisis in daily life? In this confrontational film, Marjolijn tries her best by taking the Afghan Zohre under her wings.
Ten-year-old Ayman unexpectedly visits his granddad. But this time grandpa does not seem to be entirely present. Winner of the 48 Hour Film Project Rotterdam 2017.