Short Film 2018

As a central part of the festival, IFFR Short Film is a unique showcase of artists’ moving image and experimental film for works under 60 minutes. Below you will find the selection for IFFR 2018

Ammodo Tiger Short Competition

  • Absent Wound, Maryam Tafakory, 2017, Iran/United Kingdom, 10', internationale première
  • Between Relating and Use, Nazlı Dinçel, 2018, Argentina/USA, 9', world premiere
  • The Craft, Monira Al Qadiri, 2018, Kuwait/Lebanon, 16', world premiere (festival)
  • Dangerous on the Way, Mel O'Callaghan, 2018, Australia/Indonesia, 33', world premiere (festival)
  • The Drift, Maeve Brennan, 2018, Lebanon/United Kingdom, 51', world premiere (festival)
  • Eight Images from the Life of Nastya Sokolova, Alina Kotova/Vladlena Sandu, 2018, Russia, 30', world premiere
  • Glimpse, Artur Żmijewski, 2018, Poland/Germany, 15', world premiere (festival)
  • Interregnum, Adrian Paci, 2017, Albania, 18'
  • Je suis un monstre,Tanguy De Donder, 2017, Belgium, 17', internationale première
  • Maskirovka, Tobias Zielony, 2018, Ukraine/Germany, 9', world premiere (festival)
  • Mirage My Bros, Diogo Baldaia, 2017, Portugal, 25', internationale première
  • Momentum 142310, Manuel Knapp, 2018, Austria/Japan, 15', world premiere
  • more than everything, Rainer Kohlberger, 2018, Germany, 13', world premiere
  • Mountain Plain Mountain, Araki Yu/Daniel Jacoby, 2018, Spain/Japan/Netherlands, 21', world premiere
  • Outpost, Wim Catrysse, 2018, Belgium, 34', world premiere
  • Painting with History in a Room Filled with People with Funny Names 4, Korakrit Arunanondchai, 2018, USA/Thailand/South Africa/United Kingdom, 24', world premiere (festival)
  • The Remembered Film, Isabelle Tollenaere, 2018, Belgium, 18', world premiere
  • Rose Gold, Sara Cwynar, 2017, USA, 8', Europese première
  • Tree Identification for Beginners, Yto Barrada, 2018, USA, 37', world premiere (festival)
  • View from Above, Hiwa K, 2018, Germany, 13', world premiere (festival)
  • WHAT'S THE DAMAGE, Heather Phillipson, 2017, United Kingdom, 7'
  • The Worldly Cave, Zhou Tao, 2017, China, 48', Europese première

Bright Future Short

  • 3rd Builders' Street, Pim Zwier, 2018, Netherlands/Russia, 14', world premiere
  • A Composition in Blue, Red & Other Colours, Sara Rajaei, 2018, Netherlands, 15', world premiere
  • A Dialogue with Cyberspace, Brian den Hartog, 2018, Belgium, 14, world premiere
  • A Drowning Man, Mahdi  Fleifel, 2017, United Kingdom/Greece/Denmark, 15'
  • AAA Cargo, Solveig  Suess, 2018, China/United Kingdom, 34', world premiere
  • Almost Nothing: So Continues the Night, Davor Sanvincenti, 2017, Croatia, 12', international premiere
  • An Empty Threat, Josh Lewis, 2018, USA, 8', world premiere
  • Analysis of Emotions and Vexations 2, Wojciech Bąkowski, 2016, Poland, 10'
  • Antes do lembrar, Luciana Mazeto/Vinícius Lopes, 2018, Brazil, 20', world premiere
  • Anti-Objects, or Space Without Path or Boundary, Sky Hopinka, 2017, USA, 13', European premiere
  • Are You Tired of Forever?, Caitlin Craggs, 2018, USA, 6', world premiere
  • Armageddon 2, Corey Hughes, 2017, Cuba/USA, 6'
  • Arr. for a Scene, Jonna  Kina, 2017, Finland/France, 5'
  • Art and Theft, Sara Magenheimer, 2017, USA, 8', European premiere
  • As Much Time as Space, Katja Mater, 2018, Netherlands/Belgium/France, 9', world premiere (festival)
  • City of Tomorrow, Gavin Hipkins, 2018, India/New Zealand, 11', world premiere
  • Come to Me, Paradise, Stephanie Comilang, 2017, Canada, 25', international premiere
  • Comfort Stations, Anja Dornieden/Juan David González Monroy, 2018, Germany, 26', world premiere
  • Confluence, Benjamin Ramírez Pérez/Stefan Ramírez Pérez, 2018, Germany/Serbia/Netherlands, 21', world premiere
  • Destination Nowhere, Prapat Jiwarangsan, 2018, Thailand, 7', world premiere
  • Disintegration 93-96, Miko Revereza, 2017, USA, 5'
  • The Distance Between Us, Jan Locus, 2018, Belgium, 32', world premiere (festival)
  • DIT LEARN, Laure Prouvost, 2018, Belgium/USA, 16', world premiere (festival)
  • Eating Secrets, Stephan Lugbauer, 2018, Austria, 8', world premiere
  • Enigmatic Whisper, Rosa Barba, 2017, USA/Germany, 8'
  • Entangled Nightvisions, Aura Satz, 2018, United Kingdom, 12', world premiere
  • Gropius Memory Palace, Ben Thorp Brown, 2018, Germany/USA, 20', world premiere (festival)
  • I Have Sinned a Rapturous Sin, Maryam Tafakory, 2018, Iran/United Kingdom, 8', world premiere (festival)
  • Inside the Machine, Richard Tuohy/Dianna Barrie, 2017, Australia, 12', European premiere
  • Latency Contemplation 3, Cho Seoungho, 2018, USA/South Korea, 10', world premiere
  • Leninopad, Anna Jermolaewa, 2018, Austria/Ukraine, 22', world premiere (festival)
  • Liquid Landscape, Nan Wang, 2018, Netherlands, 12, world premiere
  • Monelle, Diego Marcon, 2018, Italy, 16', world premiere
  • Mountain Castle Mountain Flower Plastic, Annapurna  Kumar, 2017, USA, 4', international premiere
  • The New World, Episode One, Ghalia Elsrakbi/Lauren Alexander, 2017, Egypt/Netherlands/USA, 11'
  • Poor Magic, Jon Rafman, 2018, Canada, 8', world premiere (festival)
  • Pure Difference, Byron Peters, 2018, Canada, 22', world premiere (festival)
  • Re-rupture, Hsu Che-yu, 2017, Taiwan, 15', European premiere
  • Saint Bathans Repetitions, Alexandre Larose, 2016, Canada, 20', European premiere
  • Sewing Borders, Mohamad Hafeda, 2018, Lebanon, 25', world premiere
  • Soft Film, Sara Cwynar, 2016, USA, 8'
  • Song X, Pathompon Tesprateep, 2017, Thailand, 20'
  • Star Ferry, Simon Liu, 2018, Hong Kong/USA, 8', world premiere
  • Sunstone, Louis Henderson/Filipa César, 2018, Portugal/France, 35', world premiere (festival)
  • Western Wild...or how I found Wanderlust and met Old Shatterhand, Martha Colburn, 2018, Netherlands/USA, 9', world premiere
  • What the Sun Has Seen, Agnieszka Polska, 2017, Greece/Germany, 7'
  • Wrong Revision, Araki Yu, 2018, Japan/Greece, 16', world premiere (festival)

Voices Short

  • 8th Continent, Yorgos Zois, 2017, Greece, 11'
  • After the Exhibition, Suzuki Yohei, 2017, Japan, 25', world premiere
  • Als je terugkomt woon ik aan het water, Petra Noordkamp, 2018, Netherlands, 14', world premiere
  • A passagem do cometa, Juliana Rojas, 2017, Brazil, 20', international premiere
  • The Atomic Soldiers, Morgan Knibbe, 2018, USA/Netherlands, 23', world premiere
  • Cavern, Nilas Chamby-Rus, 2017, Denmark, 28', European premiere
  • Damien Décembre, Lucie Plumet, 2018, France, 26', world premiere
  • Death of the Sound Man, Sorayos Prapapan, 2017, Thailand, 16'
  • Elastic Recurrence, Johan Rijpma, 2017, Netherlands, 2'
  • Everything Is Far Away, Emanuel Pârvu, 2018, Romania, 15', world premiere
  • For Nonna Anna, Luis De Filippis, 2017, Canada, 13', European premiere
  • La grande vacance, Salomé Richard, 2018, Belgium/France, 25', world premiere
  • I Have Nothing to Say, Ying Liang, 2017, Taiwan/Hong Kong, 25'
  • Joy in People, Oscar Hudson, 2017, United Kingdom/France, 15', international premiere
  • Ligne noire, Mark Olexa/Francesca Scalisi, 2017, Switzerland, 10', international premiere
  • La mala noche, Andres Peralta, 2018, Mexico, 31', world premiere
  • Merencória, Caetano Gotardo, 2017, Brazil, 23', international premiere
  • Mi amado, las montañas, Alberto Martín Menacho, 2018, Switzerland/Spain, 25', world premiere
  • Nachtstück, Anne Breymann, 2016, Germany, 5'
  • Nosotros solos, Mateo Bendesky, 2017, Argentina, 16', European premiere
  • Las nubes, Juan Pablo González, 2018, Mexico/USA, 20', world premiere
  • The Tree, Cheikh Mohamed Horma, 2017, 9'
  • Tudo o que imagino, Leonor Noivo, 2017, Portugal, 30', international premiere
  • Two Brothers, Raghbir Singh, 2017, India, 20'
  • What Time Is Love?, Anna Franceschini, 2017, Italy/Netherlands/Germany, 11', European premiere
  • When the Rain Is Falling Down, Nakhen Puttikulangkura, 2017, Thailand, 25', international premiere
  • Yard, Mirac Atabey, 2018, Turkey, 15', world premiere

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