OFFICIAL SELECTION (14th Edition)
July 19, 2022
The Art of Glass
Directed by: Dritter.Akt
Year & Country: 2022, Austria
Duration: 5 min
Synopsis: Five glass blower and glass artists come together at the CULTIVA HempExpo in Vienna to collaborate on freshly made pipes, talk about their process and enjoy their creative time together.
Directed by: Ilayda Işeri
Category: Documentary, Student, Short
Year & Country: 2021, Turkey
Duration: 19 min
Synopsis: The Fountain is about the ceasing culture and language of the Gagauz people. It portrays the effects of the rise and fall of the Soviet Union on different generations while displaying the consequences of the vast social assimilation by following the daily lives of local families. The tradition of the Gagauz community is unique and preserved almost intact for centuries. However, it is rapidly fading now, as the elderly pass away. Unfortunately, the fountain flows weaker and weaker through the new generations.
Jeremy, my Father
Directed by: Miranda Peyton Jones
Year & Country: 2022, United Kingdom
Duration: 7 min
Synopsis: ‘Jeremy, my Father,’ is a poignant film which attempts to navigate bereavement following suicide. Through animation, archival footage, and sound, director Miranda Peyton Jones guides us to the heart of her grief, love and loss. The voices of her family and her father’s music underscore this deeply personal, powerful, and poignant film.
Memoirs from Sokobanja
Directed by: Dusan Popovic
Year & Country: 2021, Serbia
Duration: 8 min
Synopsis: Young woman is battling between a long lost love and a devouring uterus cancer.