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On the 16th of July, Cineuropa Shorts presented the short film program of Locarno Film Festival, which starts today on the 6th and ends on the 16th of August. The Pardi di domani  section presents international short and medium-length films as well, made by film students.

The members of the jury are Rutger Hauer (Dutch actor), Helvécio Marins Jr. (Brazilian director), Lois Patiño (Spanish director), Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy (Ukranian director), and Nicole Fögele (Swiss director).

 

International competition:

Abandoned Goods by Pia Borg and Edward Lawrenson – United Kingdom – 2014 – 36 min.

Allt vi delar (All We Share) by Jerry Carlsson – Sweden – 2014 – 25 min.

An hun ou (Requiem) by Mu Ye Wen – China – 2014 – 13 min.

Cai putere (Horsepower) by Daniel Sandu – Romania – 2014 – 27 min.

Helix Aspersa by Grégoire Graesslin – France – 2014 – 20 min.

Hole by Martin Edralin – Canada – 2014 – 15 min.

II (Two) by Efthimis Kosemund Sanidis – Greece/Germany – 2014 – 16 min.

Kookaburra Love by Sjoerd Oostrik – Netherlands – 2013 – 19 min.

La Baracca (The Shack) by Alessandro De Leo and Federico Di Corato – Italy – 2014 – 28 min.

Los Invencibles (Invincibles) by Javier Barbero and Martin Guerra – Spain – 2014 – 30 min.

Lystopad (Fallen Leaves) by Masha Kondakova – Ukraine – 2014 – 21 min.

Mtka Ziemia (Mother Earth) by Piotr Zlotorowicz – Poland – 2014 – 30 min.

Muerte Blanca (White Death) by Roberto Collío – Chile – 2014 – 17 min.

O Bom Comportamento (The Good Behavior) by Eva Randolph – Brazil – 2014 – 19 min.

Pussy Have The Power by Lovisa Siren – Sweden – 2014 – 15 min.

Rooli (Role) by Jenni Kangasniemi and Elli Toivoniemi – Finland – 2014 – 11 min.

San Siro by Yuri Ancarani – Italy – 2014 – 26 min.

Ser e voltar (To Be and to Come Back) by Xacio Baño – Spain – 2014 – 13 min.

Sertres by Ainara Vera – Spain – 2014 – 30 min.

Shipwreck by Morgan Knibbe – Netherlands – 2014 – 15 min.

Single Stream by Ernst Karel, Toby Kim Lee and Pawel Wojtasik – United States – 2013 – 23 min.

Sleeping Giant by Andrew Cividino – Canada – 2014 – 16 min.

Tahtt Al-Khazzan (Under the Tank) by Eyas Al Mokdad and Orwa Al Mokdad – Syria – 2014 – 10 min.

Thirst by Rachel McDonald – United States – 2014 – 24 min.

Triukšmadarys (The Noisemaker) by Karolis Kaupinis – Lithuania/Sweden – 2014 – 15 min.

Unnatural Historx by Alex Backhouse – New Zealand – 2014 – 16 min.

Višak Vjetra (Surplus of Wind) by Dane Komljen – France/Serbia/Bosnia and Herzegovina – 2014 – 25 min.

 

National competition

Abseits der Autobahn (Off the Highway) by Rhone Mühlerbach – Switzerland – 2014 – 22 min.

Aubade by Mauro Carraro – Switzerland – 2014 – 6 min.

Die Hälfte der Welt (Half of the World) by Jérôme Furrer – Switzerland – 2014 – 18 min.

Le mal du citron (As Tears Go By) by Jeremy Rosenstein and Kaspar Schiltknecht – Switzerland – 2014 – 21 min.

Le miel est plus doux que le sang (Honey Is Sweeter Than Blood) by Colia Vranici – Switzerland – 2014 – 24 min.

Orages d’été by Nadège De Benoit Luthy – Switzerland – 2014 – 20 min.

Peau by Marine Koenig – Belgium/Switzerland – 2014 – 12 min.

Petit homme by Jean-Guillaume Sonnier – Switzerland – 2014 – 29 min.

Prose du Transsibérien (Prose of the Trans-Siberian) by David Epiney – Switzerland – 2014 – 11 min.

Totems by Sarah Arnold – France – 2014 – 29 min.

 

Short films from Kabardino-Balkarian State University, Switzerland:

Anker (Anchor) by Vladimir Bitokov – Russia – 2014 – 15 min.

Brat (Brother) by Mariana Kazancheva – Russia – 2014 – 3 min.

Nebo Kazalos’ Vysokim (The Sky Seemed to High) by Kira Kovalenko – Russia – 2014 – 12 min.

Ona Zhdet (She Waits) by Maryama Kalmykova – Russia – 2014 – 6 min.

Pervyjya (First I) by Kantemir Balagov – Russia – 2014 – 17 min.

Pis’mo k materi (Letter to Mother) by Malika Musaeva – Russia – 2014 – 3 min.

Serdechnye ochi (Warm Hearted-Eyes) by Gadzhimurad Efendiev – Russia – 2014 – 12 min.

Pobeda (Victory) by Anzor Dokhov – Russia – 2014 – 15 min.

Priotkryvaya dver’ (Slightly Opening the Door) by Malika Musaeva – Russia – 2014 – 12 min.

Vinoven-nevinoven (Guilty-Guiltless) by Tina Mastafova – Russia – 2014 – 5 min.

 

Text by Cineuropa shorts