SHORT FILM 8+ PROGRAM 2

COMPETITION SHORT FILM 8+ Program 2 | 10+

PROGRAM 2 | Recommended from age 10

SCREENINGS

SUN, 22.09. | 10 am | CINEMA
Guest: Producer of “La Chasse” Jean-Pierre Dupuy
TUE, 24.09. | 4 pm | Kino des DFF
Guest: Producer of “La Chasse” Jean-Pierre Dupuy

With english subtitles and german voice-over

ALL FILMS AS GERMAN PREMIERE.

Suitable from age 6. Recommended from age 10.

NIÁN WĚIBĀ | TALE END OF THE YEAR
TW/US 2018. D: Chieh Yang. 23 min. Fiction. Chin. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over.
On Chinese New Year’s Eve 1988, ten-year-old Yang Lan longingly awaits her mother, a well-known singer. The camera always accompanies her at eye Level.

DIRECTOR
Chieh Yang is currently studying directing and screenwriting at Columbia University, NYC after her first degree in Taiwan. Her short film PING PONG COACH was awarded as best student short film in Tribeca, with CRONOS she was shortlisted for the Student Academy Awards.

Filmography
2018 NIÁN WĚIBĀ (short) | 2017 LIKE A PATCH OF MUD (short) | 2016 SOPHIE & JOSH (short) | 2016 THE SEAMSTRESS (short)

LA CHASSE | THE HUNT
FR 2017. D: Jean-Pierre Dupuy. 20 min. Fiction. French OV with English ST. and German voice-over.
France, 1973: A boy is supposed to hunt with his father. He doesn’t want to, so his father messes with him and frightens him. Only fantasy helps.

DIRECTOR
Jean-Pierre Dupuy worked as a civil engineer for many years before he decided to study film in Lyon at the age of 38. He has written several screenplays and is making his directorial debut with LA CHASSE. The screenplay is a winning entry of the G.R.E.C (Groupe de Recherches et d’Essais Cinématographiques).

Filmography
2017 LA CHASSE (short)

PUPANJE | BLOOMING
CZ 2018. D: Dora Šustić. 14 min. Fiction. Czech. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
Until recently, Alma was an eleven-year-old girl full of lightness and light-heartedness, but overnight her body changes and makes everything complicated: What am I now – big or small?

DIRECTOR
Dora Šustić (*1991 in Croatia) has a bachelor’s degree in political science and is studying screenplay at the FAMU in Prague. In addition to filmmaking, she writes prose and poetry; her contributions have appeared in international literary Journals.

Filmography
2018 PERSEPHONE (short) | 2018 PUPANJE (short) | 2017 MAJDA’S POSES (short) | 2015 LADIES (short)

CAMILA
MX 2018. D: Urzula Barba Hopfner. 15 min. Fiction. Span. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
Twelve-year-old Camila may not be able to explain why she is so sad – but she can draw it. Only the adults around her can’t understand her caricatures.

DIRECTOR
Urzula Barba Hopfer graduated from the Cinematographic Capacitation Center (CCC), Mexico, in 2004 and worked primarily in editing and post-production. In 2016 she successfully switched to directing with QUIERO and received an IMCINE grant for the production of CAMILA in 2017.

Filmography
2018 CAMILA (short) | 2017 QUIERO (short)