January 16-17, 2021
The Firefly Grove
director: Tomasz Pilarski
Poland 2019, 5’
On a beautiful summer day, a girl tries to draw her older brother’s attention to the surrounding nature, but the boy is engrossed in playing video games. The situation changes when the magpie steals the console. After an unsuccessful pursuit of the thief, the boy directs his anger at his sister to find the console a moment later. Now he has to face the situation he led to and find a solution.
The Last Day of Autumn
director: Marjolaine Perreten
Switzerland, Belgium, France 2019, 8’
Forest animals secretly collect abandoned bicycle parts, planning to build vehicles suitable for their size. A big race is brewing. The race of the last day of fall.
director: Martin Smatana
Czechia, Slovakia, Poland 2019, 13’07”
Summer is ending, fruit is ripening on the trees. Grandfather gives his grandson a kite. When the wind lifts the boy, the grandfather saves him. The leaves fall and the grandfather becomes weak. He is carried away by the autumn wind and lifts above the thick clouds. Winter comes, then spring. The warm breeze brings them together again. It is a fairy tale story about remembering those who are no longer with us.
directors: Romane Faure, Nathanael Perron, Léa Detrain, Benoît de Geyer d’Orth, Pei-Hsuan Lin, Anne-Lise Kubiak
France 2019, 5’30”
Tea time! Unfortunately, all of Phileas’s tea boxes are now empty. So Phileas decides to go to the very source – China!
director: Maria Kuzmenko
Russia 2017, 3’29”
Once upon a time, a city was attacked by the giant. All the mothers and children ran away terrified. Dads and grandparents resisted, but this caused even more destruction in the city. Only kind and wise grandmothers managed to find a solution and save the city.
directors: Otalia Caussé, Geoffroy Collin, Louise Grardel, Antoine Marchand, Robin Merle, Fabien Meyran
France 2019, 5’18”
A German couple is boarding the legendary tram number 28 in Lisbon. But what to do when the brakes are broken, a dizzying race begins and a child is on board?
directors: Aitor Carlos Herrero Larrumbide, Raul Colomer Válcarcel
Spain 2018, 4’
On Christmas Eve a child is left alone in a huge apartment where Santa visits them with the intention of fulfilling his annual task: delivering gifts. However, the gift that is brought is not what the child wants to receive.
director: Joanna Polak
Poland 2018, 10’
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in a world made of wool? In a place where people, animals and what surrounds them are made of wool, everything is intertwined. The only person who can make sure that this world works is Mr. Wełniak. However, he is old and weary, so he wants to change his life. Unfortunately, his dreams finally come true.