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2nd European Union Short Film Festival
May 28, 2015 until May 30, 2015

IT'S TIME FOR SHORTS!
6:30pm, May 28th, 29th and 30th
Club SAW, 67 Nicholas St., Ottawa
FREE ADMISSION

The European Union Delegation to Canada, the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) and the diplomatic missions of EU Member States, in collaboration with the Canadian Film Institute, are pleased to present the second edition of the European Union Short Film Festival.

This year, a taste of European traditional food will be added to the mix of great cinema, courtesy of the diplomatic missions of EU Member States. The event is open to the public free of charge and will be held 28 May through 30 May at 6:30 p.m. at SAW Gallery, 67 Nicholas St. in Ottawa.

This year's European Union Short Film Festival features an engaging program of 18 short films from European Union Member States, each showcasing works in a variety of short film formats, including drama, documentary, and animation. These films, from both prominent and emerging filmmakers, will be presented in their original language with English sub-titles.

Each night the Festival begins with TASTES OF EUROPE at 6:30 p.m., followed by scheduled screenings at 7:00 p.m. Seating is limited, so please arrive 15 minutes early to guarantee a spot.
Festival Sponsors

Program:

THURSDAY, MAY 28 • JEUDI 28 MAI
Tom Van Avermaet  •  Belgium  •  2012  •  20 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Dutch with English Sub-titles
 
Pedro Brito  •  Portugal  •  2012  •  7 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Portuguese with English Sub-titles
 
Dominik Mencej  •  Slovenia  •  2014  •  19 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Slovenian with English Sub-titles
 
Martina Meštrović  •  Croatia  •  2013  •  7 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
No Dialogue
 
Selma Vilhunen  •  Finland  •  2012  •  7 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Finnish with English Sub-titles
 
Laurent Ardoint & Stéphane Duprat  •  France  •  2014  •  9 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In French with English Sub-titles
 
Adrian Sitaru  •  Romania  •  2014  •  20 min
Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Romanian with English Sub-titles
 

FRIDAY, MAY 29 • VENDREDI 29 MAI
Ĺsa Blanck, Johan Palmgren  •  Sweden  •  2013  •  14 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Swedish with English Sub-titles
 
Alan Holly  •  Ireland  •  2013  •  9 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In English
 
Michael Rittmannsberger  •  Austria  •  2013  •  11 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In German with English Subtitles
 
Signe Baumane  •  Latvia  •  2005  •  10 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
No Dialogue
 
Grzegorz Brzozowski  •  Poland  •  2012  •  20 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In English
 
Barnabás Tóth  •  Hungary  •  2013  •  12 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Hungarian with English Sub-titles
 
Federico Rodelli  •  Italy  •  2012  •  20 min
Friday, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Italian with English Sub-titles
 

SATURDAY, MAY 30 • SAMEDI 30 MAI
Anders Walter  •  Denmark  •  2013  •  23 min
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Danish with English Sub-titles
 
Jose Mari Goenaga  •  Spain  •  2005  •  9 min
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Spanish with English Sub-titles
 
Erik Schmitt  •  Germany  •  2014  •  15 min
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In German with English Sub-titles
 
Ivan Pavljutskov  •  Estonia  •  2013  •  29 min
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 pm, Club SAW
In Estonian with English Sub-titles