In different ways, each of these films explores the power of the imagination, cinematic and otherwise, to reshape our world and even invent new ones.
Poland 1960 | 10 minutes
Shot in silent era style, this film chronicles love, lust, romance, and heartbreak in a shabby pub.
Bulgaria 2017 | 7 minutes
Rumen Russev, Vassil Kotzev
When one is a film editor, life can be constructed in a number of ways!
Sweden 2017 | 14 minutes
Niki Lindroth Von Bahr
A deadpan meditation on how life, however lonely, can be imagined to be happy.
SEED OF HOPE
Luxembourg 2017 | 11 minutes
In the near future, on board a space mission representing humanity’s last stand, an astronaut discovers the reason behind his unexpected awakening from cryosleep.
Slovakia 2014 | 13 minutes
Getting to a music competition can sometimes lead to even more imaginative flights of musical fancy.
HUNGARIAN RHAPSODY 2.0
Hungary 2011 | 4 minutes
A colourful and global re-imagining of the famous composition by Franz Liszt.
4:15 END OF THE WORLD
Romania 2016 | 15 minutes
A hitch hiker on a remote Romanian road has some important news about the fate of the world. He should know: he’s Jesus Christ. Or is he?
Germany 2018, 10 minutes
A dark and unsettling and entirely plausible tale of the dangers of texting and other forms of social media. Creepy.
DANS LES BOIS
France 2018 | 8 minutes
A cow accepts an invitation to dinner from a wolf. Trouble is, she’s what’s on the menu!
Portugal 2016 | 7 minutes
A poetic, minimalist examination of memory and landscape.
Spain 2016 | 15 minutes
Juanjo Giménez Peña
Two security guards discover that they share a rich, dancing imaginative life, despite being stuck looking at video surveillance screens in parking garage.