SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION 

ANIMATION

CAYIYO, EL NIÑO PESCADOR

CAYIYO, THE LITTLE FISHERMAN

In “La Barra”, a rustic village in the Colombian Pacific Sea, a child fisherman unwittingly discovers the problem that overwhelms his people … he may not live to tell it.

Director: Ernesto Díaz

Country: Colombia

Year: 2018

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 2 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 26 from 10AM - 10PM

EDGE

A call and response.

Director: Steven Subotnick

Country: USA

Year: 2019

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 4 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 28 from 10AM - 10PM

GIRASOL

This is a story about what happens when we love something bigger than ourselves. When the beautiful Carandaí, daughter of  Wayúu leader Pirayú, falls in love with the Sun God, she offends a neighboring Wayúu clan.

Director: Maria Victoria Sanchez

Country: Venezuela

Year: 2019

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 3 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 27 from 10AM - 10PM

IAN, UNA HISTORIA QUE NOS MOVILIZARÁ
IAN, A MOVING STORY

Ian was born with cerebral palsy. Like all kids, he wants to have friends, but discrimination and bullying keep him from his beloved playground. Ian won't give up easily, accomplishing something that will surprise everyone.

Director: Abel Goldfarb

Country: Argentina

Year: 2018

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 1 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 25 from 10AM - 10PM

LA CHICA DEL VESTIDO ROJO Y EL SOMBRERO AMARILLO
THE GIRL IN THE RED DRESS AND YELLOW HAT

Every night a mysterious girl in red dress and yellow hat, passionately throws herself on Pablo's arms at the train station, the trouble is that he is in love with his wife.

Director: Alvaro Rozas Leiva

Country: Chile

Year: 2019

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 4 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 28 from 10AM - 10PM

MEDIUM RARE

An analysis of human interaction with objects and their functional and aesthetic presence in recurrent, yet questionable domestic scenarios.

Director: Luca Cioci

Country: USA

Year: 2018

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 2 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 26 from 10AM - 10PM

PÁJAROS

Pájaros is a fable about the importance of the collective memory, as well as a tribute to the detainees who disappeared during the Latin American dictatorships, and to all the organizations and people who fight for the truth and defend our human rights.

Director: Erick Berlin

Country: Uruguay

Year: 2019

SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION: PROGRAM 1 

*Streaming available on TAFFNY Virtual Cinema June 25 from 10AM - 10PM

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