Throughout 2020, we’ve felt how it is to be alone or even lonely, how to be afraid of people like you and helpless in the face of the unknown. We are alive, yet we don’t completely understand what it is to be here and now. Films included in the program reflect on the values of contemporary society.

  • Still frame from the movie  WHY SLUGS HAVE NO LEGS

    WHY SLUGS HAVE NO LEGS

    Aline Höchli Switzerland

    11 min
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    animation
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    2018
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    Language of dialogues

    Slugs have a hard time keeping up with the pace of life in the city of insects. When a financial crisis hits, the industrious bees only see one solution.

  • Still frame from the movie YOU IDIOT

    YOU IDIOT

    Kris Ong Singapore

    11 min
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    fiction
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    2018
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    Language of dialogues English

    Darren and Matt write a song about what's to come in their happy-go-lucky world.

  • Still frame from the movie  POSTCARDS FROM THE END OF THE WORLD

    POSTCARDS FROM THE END OF THE WORLD

    Konstantinos Antonopoulos Greece

    23 min
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    fiction
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    2019
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    Language of dialogues Greek

    During their boring family vacation, a family is confronted with the end of the world.

  • Still frame from the movie SOMETHING TO REMEMBER

    SOMETHING TO REMEMBER

    Niki Lindroth von Bahr Sweden

    5 min
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    animation
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    2019
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    Language of dialogues Swedish

    A lullaby before the great disaster. Two pigeons visit a zoo without animals, a snail measures his blood pressure at the doctor, in the CERN laboratory something has gone terribly wrong. Six moments from our age, like memories of the world we leave behind.

  • Still frame from the movie INANIMATE

    INANIMATE

    Lucia Bulgheroni United Kingdom

    9 min
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    animation
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    2018
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    Language of dialogues English

    Katrine has a normal life, a normal job, a normal boyfriend and a normal apartment in a normal city. Or at least thats what she thinks, until one day everything starts falling apart - literally!

  • Still frame from the movie ITALY & (THIS IS) WATER

    ITALY & (THIS IS) WATER

    I. Gavriel, A. F. Plaschg Austria

    6 min
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    fiction
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    2019
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    Language of dialogues English

    A single day: from the tender break of dawn to the darkest night. One out of many days to come? Quite possibly the very last. A long farewell, an ultimate goodbye to a life we have grown to hold dear. Leading to a head-on dive into a new reality, into a new state of being.

  • Still frame from the movie  ALL CATS ARE GREY IN THE DARK

    ALL CATS ARE GREY IN THE DARK

    Lasse Linder Switzerland

    18 min
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    documentary
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    2019
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    Language of dialogues German

    Christian lives with his two cats Marmelade and Katjuscha. As he is yearning to become a father, he decides to fertilize his beloved cat Marmelade by an exquisite tomcat from abroad.