Film screenings that is part of the exhibition New Directors/New Films 2015
A program comprising six short films: Icarus 2014. USA. Directed by Nicholas Elliott. Desire and emotion pervade this enigmatic hangout film, in which a procession of mystery men emerge ex nihilo and seek shelter in a young woman's cabin. DCP. World premiere 16 min. The Chicken 2014. Germany/Croatia. Directed by Una Gunjak. Six-year-old Selma is forced to confront the realities of life during wartime after she decides to let go of her birthday present. DCP. In Bosnian; English subtitles. 15 min. Heartless 2014. Tiao. Directed by Nara Normande. These sun-kissed fragments of a coming-of-age tale follow a boy who, while on vacation at a fishing village, finds himself entangled with an enigmatically nicknamed local girl. DCP. U.S. premiere In Portuguese; English subtitles. 25 min. I Remember Nothing 2015. USA. Directed by Zia Anger. A student, unaware that she is epileptic, tries to get through another day. The film is structured in five sections, after the phases of a seizure. DCP. World premiere 18 min. Discipline 2014. Switzerland. Directed by Christophe M. Saber. In this biting comedy of manners, it really does take a village. DCP. In French, German, Arabic, and Italian; English subtitles. 11 min. We Will Stay in Touch About It 2015. Germany. Directed by Jan Zabeil. After the shock of impact, reality suddenly seems out of reach. DCP. World premiere 8 min. Odessa Crash Test (Notes on Film 09) 2014. Austria. Directed by Norbert Pfaffenbichler. An iconic moment from Battleship Potemkin, remixed and reimagined. DCP. U.S. premiere 6 min. In the Film exhibition New Directors/New Films 2015. Monday, March 23, 2015, 6:00 p.m.