Skip to main content

35e 16 > 25.07.2021

International Competition: Short Films - Programme 3

Back to listing

Designed to support the next big names and offering spectators a new wave of talent, the three short film programmes (fiction, documentary and animation) presented at FIFF are the perfect opportunity to discover new cinematic movements straight out of Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Eastern Europe.
The short films selected for FIFF's 35th edition are grouped in programmes 1, 2 and 3 of the International Competition: Short Films.

Screenings in the presence of one of the directors: 22.07 at 18:00 and 23.07 at 12:00

Online Q&A with directors: 17.07 at 11:30, 18.07 at 14:00, 22.07 at 18:00 and 23.07 at 12:00

Carmina

A brave documentary on an encounter between a young woman, emancipated from her family, and an older man who may not be as wise and kind as he appears.

  • Luis Flores Rábago
    Filmobiography
  • documentary
  • Mexico
  • 2020
  • Swiss Premiere

2021 Thesis project at the Escuela Superior de Cine (ESCINE) in Mexico City

2018 Production assistant: Nuestro tiempo

  • 27 min.
  • Colour
  • Language : Spanish
  • Subtitles : English, French, German
  • Cast & Crew
Cinematography
Luis Flores Rábago
Editing
Luis Flores Rábago
Sound
Luis Flores Rábago
Cast
Antonio Castillo
Carmina Chepetla
Rábago
Producer
Luis Flores Rábago
Luis Flores Rábago
Print Contact
Luis Flores Rábago

On the Boat Kaiykta

The faith of a young Muslim boatman is challenged when a heavily pregnant Christian woman asks him to take her to the other river bank. Two worlds collide in a zingy and delightful comedy from Kyrgyzstan.

2018 Master's degree in History from the Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University
2015 Directional course
  • 15 min.
  • Colour
  • Language : Russian
  • Subtitles : English, French, German
  • Cast & Crew
Screenplay
Baizak Mamataliev
Cinematography
Karash Zhanyshov
Editing
Karash Zhanyshov
Sound
Alymbek Tursunbaev
Cast
Abylai Maratov
Marina Falman
Producer
Temir Birnazarov, Tazar Cinema Company
Tazar Cinema Company
Print Contact
Temir Birnazarov

Dusk

A young sex worker in the red light district of Kolkata heads out with a friend to watch the sun set over the river. This short trip offers a fleeting escape from the monotony of her life.

2017 Tale of a Fair (documentary short)
Worked for the National Film Development Corporation of India
Bachelor's degree in direction and screenplay writing from the National Institute of Film and Fine Arts in Kolkata
  • 24 min.
  • Colour
  • Language : Bengali, Hindi,
  • Subtitles : English, French, German
  • Cast & Crew
Screenplay
Ujjal Paul
Cinematography
Abhishek Basu Roy
Editing
Jishnu Sen
Music
Prasenjit Sengupta
Sound
Iman Chakraborty
Sumanta Dutta
Anindit Roy
Cast
Manoj Kar
Pansy Brahma
Chandramukhi Das
Producer
Ashim Sekhar Paul, Tathaastu Art Work
Shreya Rawat
Shapath Das, Doab Uncut Motion
Tathaastu Art Work
Print Contact
Ujjal Paul

The Chick

A cook working in a motorway restaurant somewhere in the desert has to find a way of saving her young female friend, an illegal immigrant from Afghanistan. An absurd, tender and suspenseful film.

2017 Larvae (short)
2016 In a Hurry (short)
2013 The Last Light (short)
2010 Lost Dream (short)
2007 Shoghal Margi (short)
Master's degree in dramatic literature and bachelor's degree in film directing from Tehran Soureh University
  • 14 min.
  • Colour
  • Language : Dari, Farsi,
  • Subtitles : English, French, German
  • Cast & Crew
Screenplay
Bijan Aarabi
Cinematography
Hadi Behrooz
Editing
Vahid Qazi Mirsaeed
Sound
Arash Ghasemi
Cast
Masoomeh Ghasemipour
Ali Bagheri
Shahla Akbari
Hassan Ali Akbari
Producer
Seyed maziyar Hashemi, Ideh Honar Bonyan
Irimage
Print Contact
Irimage
Kamyar Mohsenin

Someone Else Neko treći

The story of an improbable trio: a neglectful mother, a son desperately looking for affection and a devoted baby sitter. But three's a crowd. A piercing and heartbreaking story.

2018 The Last Days of August (short)
2016 No Image (short)
  • 14 min.
  • Colour
  • Language : Serbo-Croatian
  • Subtitles : English, French, German
  • Cast & Crew
Screenplay
Sara Djurovic
Cinematography
Ivan Čojbašić
Sound
Miloš Boričić
Cast
Ognjen Ćetković
Jelena Đukić
Ana Vučković
Zoran Milatović
Producer
Milorad Vučelić
Milorad Milatović
Print Contact
Milorad Milatović


image en background image en background

Conception: Asphalte Design - Développement: Bluesystem

My account

Login

I don't have an account - Create an account

My account

Create an account

I already have an account - Login

Welcome on “My favorites” page!

Here you will be able to:

  • Find your screening selection
  • Easily add your screening selection to your cart

Now you can access your favorite and share them from all your browser by creating an account.

Register now

Have a good festival!