23rd ATHENS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

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Short Stories A

La Clase

A documentary on this magic very first time encounter with acting. The students of a school learn how to stage a play for the first time.

Director: Beatriz M. Sanchis

Spain, 20'

 

Take 3

Casting the right person for a TV show might sometimes turn out to be something entirely different and unexpected.

Director: Roseanne Liang

New Zealand, 12'

 

Auf der Strecke

The chief of security at a department store is facing a dilemma and his life will change dramatically dpending on a decision he will make. Grand Jury prize at Clermont-Ferrand.

Director: Reto Caffi

Switzerland/Germany, 30'

 

Dr. Movis Teleshopping

One unusual moment in the Japanese teleshopping history...

Director: Spyros Iakovides

Greece, 6'

 

Nana

The good old traditional granny-grandaughter relationship is sometimes more than just a family affair.

Director: Warwick Thornton

Australia, 6'

 

The Trophy

A young female student and her efforts to balance between her talent at school and a harsh family environment.

Director: Justine Simei-Barton

New Zealand, 11'

 

Next Floor

Facing the feast from an entirely different angle than the well-known Ferreri one, eleven greedy guests discover the not so healthy consequences of the phrase 'too much'.

Director: Denis Villeneuve

Canada, 11'

 

Spider

A walk, an argument and a joke... It's all in the game until someone loses an eye. Sundance Award.

Director: Nash Edgerton

Australia, 9'

 

Love You More

They say the first cut is the deepest, but wait till you see this one. Patrick Marber screenwrites and Sam Taylor-Wood directs. Simply wonderful, especially if you're a Buzzcocks fan.

Director: Sam Taylor-Wood

UK, 15'