Mon 22nd Feb, Central Library 4.00pm Tickets available here.
Kino Tales 2: Future Tales (15)
There are dystopias a-plenty, zombies on the rampage, teenage superheroes, ecological apocalypse, corporate time manipulation and cloning. All this plus Zachary Quinto, and the legendary Rutger Hauer in this selection of genuinely fantastic films (in both senses of the word).
When Tears Have Fallen
Dir / Wri: Henrik Henziger, Prod: Malin Welin France
Sweden (2014), 19 min 46 sec, Cert 15
In a near future almost all of mankind has lost its emotions, and can only briefly experience joy or sadness by use of a certain drug. In such a world, the ability to actually feel is a valuable commodity…
A Boy’s Life
Dir / Wri: Howard McCain, Prod: Karen Loop
USA (2014) 6 min 57 sec, Cert 15
A portrait of a troubled youth trying to survive in a world gone awry.
Helio NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir / Wri / Prod: Teddy Cecil
USA (2014), 19 min 5 sec, Cert 15
One worker sparks an uprising when he attempts to break free of his dystopian underworld.
Dir / Wri: Roman Kalin, Falko Paeper, Flo Wittman, Prod: Paolo Tamburrino, Catherine Ackerman
Germany (2015), 4 min, Cert 15
Mother Nature reclaims the Earth.
The Future Perfect
Dir / Wri: Nick Citton, Prod: James Brown, featuring the voice of Zachary Quinto
USA (2015) 12 min, Cert 15
“History belongs to those with the money to change it”. 150 years in the future, a time-travelling agent is given an assignment which causes him to question the nature of his mission.
Dir / Wri: Rafael Bolliger, Prod: Stefan Girtanner, starring Rutger Hauer
Switzerland (2015), 14 min 12 sec, Cert 15
A dying scientist is offered the chance to live on in his clone’s body
The Red Thunder NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir / Wri / Prod: Alvaro Ron, Wri: Clara Viola, Rafael Alvarez
Spain (2015), 8 sec, Cert 15
Sarah, a nerdy teenager, steals her mum’s car to go on a date. But something will happen with that car that night that will change her life forever.