Edinburgh Film Festival: Shorts Lineupby IMDb-Editors | created - 02 Jun 2017 | updated - 02 Jun 2017 | Public
1. 1000 Smiles Per Hour (2017)
15 min | Short, Drama
Drifting across the outer edges of a concrete landscape, a twilight meeting engenders a precious moment of connection for a melancholy performer, amid the coldly apathetic city limits.
2. 1745 (2017)
18 min | Short, Drama
Two sisters torn from their home in Nigeria and sold into slavery try to retake their freedom in a foreign and hostile land, attempting to elude their master in the perilous Scottish Highlands.
3. The Absence of Eddy Table (2016)
12 min | Animation, Short, Mystery
Eddy Table, known from the comics of Dave Cooper, makes his screen debut in this animated short. One day, Eddy gets lost in a dark forest. There he meets an alluring girl infected by a mysterious parasite. Love and violence ensues.
8. Aria Diva (2007)
30 min | Short, Drama
Basia has already settled down in her life. She is a housewife and has a loving family. It seems as though she does not miss anything to be happy. Until a moment when an opera diva moves ... See full summary »
11. Britannia (1993)
5 min | Animation, Short
The history of empire. A British bulldog answers his mistress's call. He tacks down the Union Jack to cover the British Isles, then begins playing with a small ball that's the world. At ... See full summary »
13. Camouflage (2015)
25 min | Short, Drama
Because of his stutter, Satoru is the constant victim of bullying. His classmate Eri is sympathetic, but turns a blind eye in order to fit in with her friends. As the teasing gets worse, ... See full summary »
14. Cautionary Tales (II) (2016)
38 min | Short, Comedy | Completed
Four college friends reunite one summer day to reminisce about the good ol' days back at St. John Univ. Beer is drunk, stories told & a very big bet is lost. Life is full of surprises & more than just a few Cautionary Tales.
16. Chickens (2016)
14 min | Short, Drama, Family | Post-production
In a small farming community, two brothers brutally attack a local boy who sexually assaulted their sister. The three siblings quickly face the threatening consequences of this vengeful act... See full summary »
19. The Colour of His Hair (2017)
23 min | Documentary, Short, History
Based on an unrealised film script written in 1964 for The Homosexual Law Reform Society, a British organisation that campaigned for the decriminalisation of homosexual relations between ... See full summary »
21. Crush (IV) (2016)
Short, Drama, Romance
Crush is a coming of age film about a girl's first crush. One day while waiting for the train to school Ella see's Jamie. For the days to follow she can't get her out of her head.
24. Debut (I) (2016)
28 min | Short, Drama, Romance
DEBUT is about Philip who dreams of becoming a model. At a casting he gets the chance to be photographed with the well-known model Sebastiaan, they fall in love. During the photo shoot, ... See full summary »
25. Degree of Separation (2016)
15 min | Short, Drama
The story of Troy as he navigates his life under the ever-present cloud of domestic violence. An unlikely ally is found in Virianna, an immigrant postal worker, but unbeknownst to Troy, Virianna has her own demons to face.