We are super excited and grateful for the hundreds of fantastic submissions we had in our debut year, it was extremely hard to reach the final selection that fits in perfect harmony the purpose of the Festival: our quest for meaningful and artistic Cinema. In Total, our Official Selection for competition, features 65 titles from 19 Countries! Such a diversified mosaic allows us to bring in several creative and memorable approaches to Cinematic story-telling.
Besides the Best Movie of the Year (to be revealed and screened on September, the 8th), we will also screen a very limited fine selection from all the nominees (Shorts and Feature). Here are the titles we will screen in our event:
|MOUSSE (40″ / Sweden)
Dark Comedy What could be easier than robbing a small tobacco shop on the outskirts of town during the year’s biggest horse race event ?
|GOLDBLOODED (10″ / Poland & USA)
Thriller A transient with gold in his blood accidentally unleashes his secret while experimenting with extraction methods and everyone wants a piece.
|MASTERS OF RESONANCE (70″ / Canada)
Documentary DW Drums crafts one of the most epic drum-sets of all time, played by Neil Peart, made from a Romanian Bog Oak that is over 1500 years old!
|KISSY COUSINS MONSTER BABIES (30″ / USA)
Surreal Comedy Two movie producers try to save their failing careers and lives by coming up with the next cult classic of all time.
|I, ,LONELY GADGET (13″ / Turkey)
Avantgarde Sci-Fi This is how consumption society’s patterns redefine the concepts of ‘human’ and ‘product’, through the relationship of Hasan Ali with pet human.
|SHE CAME FROM THE WOODS (13″ / USA)
Horror A campfire story comes to life for a group of counselors on the last day of summer at Camp Briarbrook.