OFFICIAL SELECTION (3rd Edition)
17-27 December, 2016
EXPERIMENTAL (ALPHABETICALLY ORDERED)
Directed by: Zachary Campbell
Category: Experimental, Drama, Romance
Year & Country: 2016, United States
Duration: 12 min
Synopsis: ANIMAL FICTION is an abstract short film about a young couple exploring Las Vegas on the eve of their wedding day. Shot on location at Las Vegas' very own A Little White Wedding Chapel, and using non-actors, the film details the impulsivity and energy of Sin City, and the people that filter in and out.
Directed by: Valeria Buzdygar
Category: Experimental, Drama, Comedy
Year & Country: 2016, Israel
Duration: 15 min
Synopsis: Personal experience translated to the metaphoric form about losing happiness and coming up to search for it again. The film is silent (only music) and experimntal.
Directed by: Scott Portingale
Category: Experimental, Animation
Year & Country: 2016, Canada
Duration: 5 min
Synopsis: Experimental filmmaking techniques such as time-lapse, high-speed, and stop-motion photography were used to photograph handmade props, fluid dynamics, and angular momentum. Infinitude is a handmade representation of the exponential growth of complexity in the cosmos.
Directed by: Eric Liddle
Category: Experimental, Student, Horror, Thriller
Year & Country: 2016, United Kingdom
Duration: 11 min
Synopsis: A mysterious psychological horror short following the disturbing journey of a young woman of whom awakens in the remote Scottish Highlands only to realise she has no recollection of her past.