SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION 

EXPERIMENTAL

A SELFIE WITH LADY LIBERTY

A Selfie With Lady Liberty explores the meaning of freedom in these times. 

Director: Inés Vogelfang

Country: United States

Year: 2017

General Consulate of Argentina: 

Wednesday, June 13 @ 5:45PM

CIRCUS OF THE MIND

There is no escape from the daily anxiety of a mad man running the country. 

Director: Dee Hood

Country: United States

Year: 2017

CUNY Graduate Center - Martin Segal Theater: 

Monday, June 11 @ 5:45PM

INVENTORY OF TIME

In a New York City subway journey, a sequence plan examines a social aspect, searching for a reflection about our new era of profound human and technological changes – and its challenges. 

Director: Khalil Charif

Country: Brazil

Year: 2018

Instituto Cervantes: 

Tuesday, June 12 @ 6:00PM

LUC JE SUIS TON PÈRE

LUKE I AM YOUR FATHER

An anxious filmmaker anticipates the reception of his film that turns out to be a masterpiece 

Director: Francois Begin

Country: Canada

Year: 2017

Instituto Cervantes: 

Tuesday, June 12 @ 6:00PM

NO OTHER

This experimental video looks at the ethics of our actions and our interconnectedness to all things. 

Director: Dee Hood

Country: United States

Year: 2017

King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, NYU: 

Thursday, June 14 @ 6:00PM

REENACTMENTS

 

Gun violence in the United States has reached unprecedented levels. Gun control debates continue to divide the country. This experimental video calls into question the contributing factors and strategies that have entered into the conversation about this life or death issue.

Director: Nancy Wyllie

Country: United States

Year: 2017

Instituto Cervantes: 

Tuesday, June 12 @ 6:00PM

RUINAS

RUINS

A group of dancers move expressively in a surreal scenario filled with mountains of dust and stones. Through sound, dance movements and a magical atmosphere, “Ruins” unveils the beauty of chaos and celebrates the inherent uncertainty and instability of our lives.

Director: Rossina Bossio

Country: Colombia

Year: 2017

CUNY Graduate Center - Martin Segal Theater: 

Monday, June 11 @ 5:45PM

TIJUANA TALES

 

A man returns to Tijuana in the hope of finding a woman who has lost herself in drugs and darkness and has apparently become a "white lady" - a ghostly creature half way between heaven and earth.

Director: Jean-Charles Hue

Country: France

Year: 2017

Instituto Cervantes: 

Tuesday, June 12 @ 6:00PM