October 25 - 31
United States / Musical / 17 mins
Director/Writer: Chris Edgar
Producer: Jenn Page
Cast: Alejandro Fuenzalida, Jacob Alden Roa, Keiko Elizabeth
Because of a freak electrical accident, an outcast teenager finds a strange new friend -- an '80s-style heavy metal rocker made of lightning who follows him around singing inspiring songs.
October 26 - 31
Meet Me By The Sea
United Kingdom / Drama / 18 mins
Director/Writer: The Madley Brothers
Producer: Channel Parkinson, Lettice Yardley
Cast: Charlotte Hope, Alexander Arnold
A young writer feels trapped in a small coastal village where her life and career have stagnated. As a catastrophic event now looms on the horizon, she must confront her failing relationship, all while navigating her new doomed reality.
Norway / Short / 19 mins
Director/Writer: Lorentz Celo
Producer: Lorentz Celo
Cast: Kristoffer Joner, Sara Khorami, Preben Hodneland
It is Friday and a family of three are preparing for the upcoming weekend. Jesper, the family father, has plans to stay home alone, while his partner and daughter are going away on a visit. Jespers plans, however, are suddenly interfered by an unknown caller. Can meaning and hope arise in a conversation with a stranger?
October 27 - 31
Germany / Drama / 5 mins
Director/Writer: Diego Marquez
Producer: Manuela Todeschini, Diego Marquez
Cast: Thomas Camorani
A young man decides to commit suicide and throws himself out of his bedroom window. However, the impact does not kill him. The young man then undertakes a long and arduous journey back to his bedroom, while the outside world seems to ignore his plight.
Estonia / Drama / 20 mins
Director/Writer: Juri Krutii
Producer: Mika Pajunen
Cast: Katariina Tamm, Anti Kobin, Magdalena Haab
As young Anastassia matures and begins making decisions for herself, the wishes of her passionate mother are left behind. Amongst such disagreements, a more serious issue rises to change everything.