The short film section is one of the largest programmes of its kind in Europe, bringing numerous short film professionals to Rotterdam. Short films occupy a prominent position throughout the programme. They are everywhere but espesially as part of the compilations which are screened at the short film headquarters LantarenVenster. The combined programmes in the Bright Future section are:
Films in ‘Bright Future Short’
Crippled SymmetriesBeatrice Gibson IFFR 2016 26′
The latest work by two-time Tiger Award for Short Film winner Beatrice Gibson shows that music and capitalist economy have unexpected similarities.
Consider the BelvedereTamara Henderson, Julia Feyrer IFFR 2016 10′
A detective story like no other, Feyrer and Henderson’s sculptural objects serve as criminal and investigator in this playful whodunnit where the crime itself is a mystery.
We Chose the Milky WayEva Marie Rødbro IFFR 2016 27′
An anthropological visit to a mysterious tribe of young girls on a planet called Earth. Welcome to a world where everything is artificial, except friendships.
The MessPeter Burr IFFR 2016 14′
Computer-animated video taking us to the threshold of a utopian labyrinth. A solitary female figure has to clean up the mess it inadvertently spawned.