BSFF

Brussels Short Film Festival 2012
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1.
Prtljag (2011 Short Film)
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Being away for many years, Amir returns to Bosnia and Herzegovina in order to take custody of his parent's remains... (27 mins.)
Director: Danis Tanovic
 
2.
La sole, entre l'eau et le sable (2012 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Angèle Chiodo
 
3.
Long Distance Information (2011 Short Film)
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Dad always said not to talk to strangers. But you've got to phone home sometimes. (8 mins.)
Director: Douglas Hart
 
4.
Qual Queijo Você Quer? (2011 Short Film)
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A simple request - Could you bring me some cheese from the store? - triggers a relationship discussion between an old couple. (11 mins.)
 
5.
Double mixte (2012 Short Film)
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While awaiting an important trial for which he is a witness, Jean is placed under the protection of Arthur, a rather intrusive cop, to put it mildly. (25 mins.)
 
6.
Ainult Meie Kolm (2011 Short Film)
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Liisu and Andres try to reunite with their biological mother - each on his own way. (29 mins.)
 
7.
Luminaris (2011 Short Film)
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In a world controlled and timed by the light, a common man has a plan that could change the destiny. (6 mins.)
 
8.
Maddoggin' (2011 Short Film)
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Two best friends in East L.A. are being pressured to join the local gang. The choices the boys make over a single day will alter their lives forever. (23 mins.)
Director: Terence Heuston
 
9.
Bucle (2011 Short Film)
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A man gets up and prepares coffee. A man gets up and prepares coffee. A man gets up and prepares coffee. (3 mins.)
Director: Aritz Lazkano
 
10.
Junior (2011 Short Film)
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(22 mins.)
Director: Julia Ducournau
 
11.
Out (2010 Short Film)
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A dominance & submission trashing scene. But in this session, the painful blows cause the sub to spew out sentences - all of which are quotes from Israel's minister of foreign affairs, Avigdor Lieberman. (35 mins.)
Director: Roee Rosen
 
12.
Incident by a Bank (2009 Short Film)
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An attempted bank robbery. Follows the thought process of two confused witnesses, the filmographer and the producer. (12 mins.)
Director: Ruben Östlund
 
13.
The Wholly Family (2011 Short Film)
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An American family in the streets of Naples. (20 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
14.
Hypercrisis (2011 Short Film)
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(17 mins.)
Director: Josef Dabernig
 
15.
Coming-out (2004 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
 
16.
El héroe (1994 Short Film)
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In a subway station, a man watch a girl acting strange. He realizes that she may be attempting to commit suicide and tries to stop her... (5 mins.)
Director: Carlos Carrera
 
17.
Full Employment (2008 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
 
18.
2 Birds (2008 Short Film)
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2 Birds takes place during one bright summer night and follows a group of young teenagers on a journey from innocence to adulthood... (15 mins.)
 
19.
Les inévitables (2001 Short Film)
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(22 mins.)
 
20.
Eine lange Nacht (2011 Short Film)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Jan Haering
 
21.
Trotteur (2011 Short Film)
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A young man races a steam locomotive through the winter landscape of another time. But what is he running away from? (8 mins.)
 
22.
The Small Assassin (2007 Short Film)
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After giving birth to their first child, a couple suspects their newborn baby is plotting to kill them. (16 mins.)
Director: Chris Charles
 
23.
La règle de trois (2011 Short Film)
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(18 mins.)
Director: Louis Garrel
 
24.
15 July (2011 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Cristi Iftime
 
25.
Alma (2011 Short Film)
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After a night of drinking, a farmer has to strive to come to terms with his son after inflicting a severe beating. (23 mins.)
 
26.
I'm Your Man (2011 Short Film)
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Stick around an ex too long and you might stay stuck (15 mins.)
 
27.
Burners (2011 Short Film)
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Armed(Equipped) with an amateur movie camera, Amine, young from Algiers one, films the tracks of its journey towards Europe. With Malik, Lotfi, Mohammed and Khalil, they embark on a boat of fortune to cross the Mediterranean Sea. (15 mins.)
Director: Farid Bentoumi
 
28.
The Bird Spider (2011 Short Film)
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A man with arachnophobia buys a poisonous bird spider and sets it free in his apartment. (14 mins.)
Director: Jaime Dezcallar
 
29.
Man in Fear (2011 Short Film)
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Anthony Fox is a very paranoid man. Fleeing a coach crash, he wanders the streets; he's bloodied and desperate... (11 mins.)
Director: Will Jewell
 
30.
Our Father (2010 Short Film)
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(25 mins.)
 
31.
At the Formal (2010 Short Film)
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Modern and ancient rituals collide in this macabre depiction of a high school formal. (8 mins.)
Director: Andrew Kavanagh
 
32.
Curfew (2012 Short Film)
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At the lowest point of his life, Richie gets a call from his estranged sister, asking him to look after his nine-year old niece, Sophia, for a few hours. (19 mins.)
 
33.
Fancy-Fair (2011 Short Film)
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Today, Nathalie wants to be at her daughter's school performance. She also wants to feel that her husband still loves her and that her children still see her as their mother. (20 mins.)
 
34.
Kehamälu (2012 Short Film)
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Our body remembers more than we can expect and imagine, our body remembers also the sorrow and pain of the predecessors... (9 mins.)
Director: Ülo Pikkov
 
35.
The Kiss (2010 Short Film)
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Aimee and Steph are up for an adventure; its a hot summer's night and they are fueled by cheap alcohol and teen hormones... (15 mins.)
Director: Ashlee Page
 
36.
The Tube with a Hat (2006 Short Film)
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A boy convinces his father to go into town and fix their TV. (25 mins.)
Director: Radu Jude
 
37.
Home Road Movies (2002 Short Film)
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A sweet reminiscence about a family of four children and their RAF-veteran dad, who knows the timetable of every bus in London... (12 mins.)
 
38.
Oh My God (2004 Short Film)
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The horrifyingly hilarious story of a desperate man who comes home to find his family has become the victims of a brutal attack, and proceeds to frame himself. (10 mins.)
Director: John E. Bryant
 
39.
United We Stand (2002 Short Film)
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Nine oldtimers come upon a young woman stuck in a swamp. (9 mins.)
 
40.
Donnie (2011 Short Film)
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Eleven year old Donnie has conflicts with the boyfriend of his mother. Meanwhile he struggles at his swimming lessons. Is Donnie going to find comfort with his mother or stand on his own feet? (12 mins.)
Director: Willem Baptist
 
41.
Rosette (2012 Short Film)
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(5 mins.)
 
42.
Cuvar (2011 Short Film)
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Bata's understanding of life changes when from a bouncer in a nightclub he becomes guard in a museum of contemporary art. Touched by a controversial artwork, he makes excursion from his class milieu. (26 mins.)
Director: Marta Popivoda
 
43.
Paper Hearts (2011 Short Film)
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A dysfunctional father and son make a surprising discovery about each other. (10 mins.)
Director: Rob Brown
 
44.
Þegar Kanínur Fljúga (2011 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
When a family of three (plus one rabbit) loses their social housing due to the father lying about being confined to a wheelchair... (22 mins.)
 
45.
Lumberjack (2012 Short Film)
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A dramatic tale of father and son. (15 mins.)
Director: Pawel Debski
 
46.
Felix... (2011 Short Film)
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Every action has a reaction. (1 mins.)
Director: Anselm Belser
 
47.
Under (2011 Short Film)
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A love story about city girl Sydney, a relapsed drug addict, who is convinced to journey to a country cabin by her fiance Tom, in order to clean up. (23 mins.)
Director: Mark Raso
 
48.
La promotion (2012 Short Film)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Manu Joucla
 
49.
The Voorman Problem (2011 Short Film)
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Doctor Williams is the latest psychiatrist to deal with a smug patient called Voorman who claims to be God himself. Although skeptical, Williams soon gets an eerie feeling that openly malicious Voorman is not simply insane. (13 mins.)
Director: Mark Gill
 
50.
Bellum (2010 Short Film)
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(18 mins.)
 
51.
Tania (2011 Short Film)
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52.
The Wedding Tape (2011 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Fisnik is about to embark on a absurd journey in creating a fake weeding video, to get the German visa. He has to succeed in convincing his family, friends, and his ex to join him in this crazy journey. (17 mins.)
Director: Ariel Shaban
 
53.
Short for Vernesa B. (2012 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Jons Vukorep
 
54.
Come to Harm (2011 Short Film)
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The barren, concrete landscape of contemporary Reykjavik contributes the setting for the thriller, which tells the story of Stefan... (18 mins.)
 
55.
Opowiesci z chlodni (2011 Short Film)
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Two supermarket workers under the pressure of the boss have to mobilize themselves. They have only two days to find a goal in life. They decide to participate in the TV program "The unhappiest person of the month". (26 mins.)
 
56.
Sundays (2011 Short Film)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Valéry Rosier
 
57.
The Wolves (2011 Short Film)
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(17 mins.)
 
58.
Jessi (2010 Short Film)
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(30 mins.)