Athens International Film Festival


Short Stories A'

I Live in the Woods A woodsman's frantic journey, driven by happiness, slaughter and a confrontation with God in an out-of-control stop-motion/live action animation. Σκηνοθεσία / Director : Max Winston ? Αμερική / USA ? 4’ Klusums (Silence) Museums are supposed to be places of silence ? but not this one. A metaphorical play between sound and silence, ?Klusums? was an Official Selection at Cannes. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Laila Pakalnina ? Λετονία / Latvia ? 14’ Horn Dog In the fourth installment of Plympton's Oscar-nominated ‘dog’ series, the ever adorable but not so bright canine star falls in love. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Bill Plympton - Αμερικη / USA ? 5’ After Tomorrow On returning to his estranged wife’s town, James finds himself against a sinister hostel owner who locks him up. UK Film Council award for best British short in Edinbourgh. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Emma Sullivan ? Μεγάλη Βρετανια/ UK- 16’ Monsieur COK Monsieur COK is the owner of a bomb factory who replaces his workers with robots. But one of them is not willing to surrender without a fight. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Franck Dion- Γαλλια /France ? 10’ John Wayne Hated Horses Set in rural America, a father and a son discuss ennui, the proper use of military toys and what being a man means. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Andrew T. Betzer - Αμερικη / USA ? 10’ La Nostalgia del Sr.Alambre The story of a naive shadow pupeteer who thrills his small village with his shows. When he gets the chance for the biggest show of his life in the big city he'll learn the price of fame. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Jonathan Ostos Yaber- Μεξικο/Mexico ? 13’ Jade A young girl's personal drama struggling to make the right decision on a matter that seems a one way street. Silver Bear in Berlinale. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Daniel Elliott- Μεγαλη Βρετανια/ UK ? 15’ L’ Arbitro (The Referee) A referee finds himself all of a sudden in last division somewhere in Sardinia In other words chaos. Σκηνοθεσία / Director: Paolo Zucca ? Ιταλια/Italy ? 15’

    Publication date: 2009-09-10 12:05:31