2019 Selection

Apart / Spolu sami
Director: Diana Cam Van Nguyen
2018, Czechia
Producer: Karolína Davidová
Sales: Karolína Davidová / karolina.davidova@post.cz

This short film about life after the loss of a loved one deals with a difficult topic, using techniques of both live-action and animated film. Real experiences of the narrators are combined with animated sequences reconstructing painful situations, looking into the thoughts of three young people untimely exposed to death.

Bless You! / Na zdrowie!
Director: Paulina Ziółkowska
2018, Poland
Producer: Polish National Film School in Lodz
Sales: Miyu Distribution / festival@miyu.fr

Everyone gets sick of everyone. But things become really bad when you get sick of yourself.

Cloudy / Pod mrakem
Director: Zuzana Čupová
2018, Czechia
Producer: Lukáš Gregor / Tomas Bata University in Zlín
Sales: Tomas Bata University in Zlín / gregor@fmk.utb.cz

Mr. Gnome is sunbathing in​ his garden when suddenly little cloud hides the sun. Mr. Gnome is pretty annoyed but fortunately, he knows precisely what to do with such clouds​. ​

Dance of Love / Ples ljubezni
Director: Leo Černic
2018, Slovenia
Producer: Nina Robnik / UL AGRFT
Sales: UL AGRFT / dekanat@agrft.uni-lj.si

Đulo falls in love with Giant green eye.

I Am Not Playing Anymore / Ja sa nehrám
Director: Matej Babic
2018, Slovakia
Producer: Adam Schwarz / FTF VSMU
Sales: FTF VSMU / festivals@vsmu.sk

A short animated film “I am not playing anymore” reflects the desire to win and the congenital aggression hidden in people.

Poetika Anima
Director: Kriss Sagan
2018, Slovakia
Producer: Diana Švihlová / FTF VSMU
Sales: FTF VSMU / festivals@vsmu.sk

Poetika Anima is a non-narrative animated film based on a lyrical poem created by the synthesis of director’s diary notes.

Take Me Please
Director: Olivér Hegyi
2017, Hungary
Producer: József Fülöp / MOME Anim
Sales: Hungarian National Film Fund / orr.krisztina@filmalap.hu

A presentation of a breakup, and everything after that: the boy is hesitant, the girl gets bored with it, the boy meets the girl’s new boyfriend, which is a bit more shocking than it was expected, the boy wants to escape, he believes his life is over, then they meet again, and fall in love again, but in the end they have to admit, that it really doesn’t work.

Two for Two
Director: Jelena Oroz
2018, Croatia
Producer: Vanja Andrijević / Bonobostudio
Sales: Vanja Andrijević / vanja@bonobostudio.hr

Our home is a fragile flower. Milk and honey. Cocoa and hell. Everyone pets their own bunny. The feeling is lovely. Vanilla cake… A moody portrayal of the moment we stop loving others and fall in love with our fantasies. If we cannot understand each other, maybe our avatars can find a common language?

Unsafe Land / Zűrös környék
Director: Marcell Szénási
2017, Hungary
Producer: József Fülöp / MOME Anim
Sales: Hungarian National Film Fund / orr.krisztina@filmalap.hu

A boy is leaving home, going through the city and becoming a part of the annoying atmosphere what is all around the street and the people. Nonsense death cases and pointless situations come in his way, they can be surprising for the spectator but not for the kid because he easily gets over these general happenings, and goes on.