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International Shorts I

Asma Ebrahim Zadegan, Sylvain Dieuaide, Niki Lindroth von Bahr u.a.

Common Hole 

Director: Asma Ebrahim Zadegan

(Feature Film, IRN 2016, farsi OmeU, Duration: 18 Min.) 

A young man lives in an apartment with a hole in the ceiling, which entails permanent communication with the neighbours. But the hole seems to be more than just damage to the building.


Guillaume Drifting (Guillaume à la dérive) 

Director: Sylvain Dieuaide

(Feature Film, F 2016, frz. OmeU, Duration:17 Min.) 

A young man is released by his boss. However, this is not the only change that will happen to him. 

Grand Jury Prize, Festival International de Contis 2017

The Burden (Min Börda) 

Director: Niki Lindroth von Bahr

(Animation Film, SE 2017, schwed. OmeU, Duration: 13 Min.) 

There are enough films about the misery of precarious service lives in late capitalism. But when fish, mice, monkeys and dogs tell us a thing or two about it, the abysses of our everyday life are once again brought to our attention in a very special way. 


Director: VOLL:MILCH, Moritz Friese, Ariane Trümper, Nils Bultjer

(Experimental Film, D 2017, engl. OV, Duration: 20 Min.) 

Two lonely men hold a meeting of the Litchfield Mosquito Control District, filmed by a webcam. Their absurdly lovable attempts to uphold democratic rules in the absence of any publicity are lost in the jungle of images on the World Wide Web.

Mon amour, mon ami 

Director: Adriano Valerio

(Feature Film, I 2017, ital./arab. OmeU, Duration: 15 Min.) 

Daniela and Fouad are an unusual pair of friends, two people whose bodies tell of the adversities of their lives. Politics forces them to define their relationship. Adriano Valerio ("August", LICHTER 2016; "37°4S", LICHTER 2014) has asked his two performers to reenact their true story.


Copa Loca 

Director: Christos Massalas

(Feature Film, GR 2017, grch. OmeU, Duration:13 Min.) 

Summer is over when the tourists have left the Greek lido Copa Loca. But he lives on in the residents, in their desires and longings. Christos Massalas ("Flowers and Bottoms", LICHTER 2017) draws a portrait of a non-time.

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Direction Asma Ebrahim Zadegan, Sylvain Dieuaide, Niki Lindroth von Bahr u.a.
Year IRN/F/SE/D/I/GR 2016/2017
Language Various
Production Various
Cast Various
Camera Various
Script Various
Editing Various
Sound Various
Music Various

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