The power of short. Twenty-three films compete in the short film selection to three equivalent prizes.
Films in ‘Tiger Competition for Short Films’
JoanneIFFR 2017 12′
Artist Simon Fujiwara’s portrait of his former art teacher is a meta-narrative on identity. Together, they seek to reclaim her image after her private semi-nude photos went public.
Meridian PlainLaura Kraning IFFR 2017 18′
Meridian Plain maps an enigmatic distant landscape excavated from hundreds of thousands of archival still images, forecasting visions of a possible future, transmitted from a mechanical eye.
AugustOmer Fast IFFR 2017 15′
Shot in 3D with surreal dream sequences, August is based on the life and work of renowned Cologne photographer August Sander (1876-1964).
DeletionEsther Urlus IFFR 2017 12′
Impressive immersive explosion of coloured granules with a dark undertone referencing something unseen, yet perhaps tangible.