A father and daughter reunited and a mother and daughter estranged, an uncomfortable encounter on a train and a dangerous journey in a car, a comedian failing at life and a carer needing care of her own, plus the same situation over three very different generations, in this celebration of all things European.
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Dir / Wri / Prod: Andreas Vakalios, Prod: Phaedra Vokali, Fili Olsefski
Greece, 2019, 14 min 50 sec, Cert 12A
Mila is a twenty year old girl who likes to skate. Her father is a forty-five year old alcoholic. They haven’t spoken for years. Their final encounter at the hospital might change everything. Or it might not.
Dir / Wri: Silvia Cannarozzi, Prod: Jade Morash, Alejandra Arias
Germany, 2018, 10 min, Cert 12A (FFF Rating)
Theresa has documented all of her daughter Marta’s childhood on social media without considering the full consequences.
TERMINUS (UK Premiere)
Dir / Wri / Prod: Jan Pool, Cast: Joy Verberk, Sander van Amsterdam
Netherlands, 2019, 13 min 56 sec, Cert 15
A boy and a girl on a train. They don’t know each other. Is there a place they are running to or is it something that they’re running from?
DEATHCAR (UK Premiere)
Dir: Andreas Vakalios
Greece, 12 mins 21 sec, Cert 15
A girl quarrels with her dad. 80 km/hour. A guy drives drunk. 100 km/hour. A guy leans out of the window. 120 km/hour. A girl flirts indiscreetly. 140 km/hour. A guy passes ouzo and weed around. 160 km/hour. A guy has an epileptic seizure. 180 km/hour.
Dir / Wri: Annick Christiaens, Prod: Wim & Julian Coryn / WIld Cherries Pictures
Belgium, 2018, 18 min 53 sec, Cert 15 (FFF Rating)
Three versions of the same story, over three different generations, with the plot developments changing and evolving along with technology and shifting social attitudes.
Dir / Wri: Vertti Virkajärvi, Wri: Jarkko Immonen, Prod: Hannu Aukia
Finland, 2017, 10 min 33 sec, Cert 15
Stand Up comedian Tomi hears news that rattles his world just before going on stage. In the next minute, he manages to destroy his relationship, maybe for good.
BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE (UK Premiere)
Dir / Wri: Mads Koudal, Prod: Mellow, Christopher Jermiin Anker, Martin Rasmussen
Denmark, 2019, 18 min 46 sec, Cert 12A
A woman’s lifelong relationship with her disabled daughter is changed forever when she receives an unwanted letter.
99 min 19 sec.