Internationaler Kurzfilm-Wettbewerb - Block 1

International Shorts Competition - Block 1


28. August 2019 - 23.00 (Gässli Openair Piazza) Reservation (10.-)

Eintritt | Admissions gratis | free Ticket-Infos

Inhalt: In zwei Blöcken präsentieren wir Kurzfilmperlen aus allen Ecken der Welt. Das Programm mit Filmen aus sechs verschiedenen Ländern bietet außergewöhnliches und originelles Geschichtenerzählen in einer Vielzahl von Genres und Techniken. Unten kann für den Publikumspreis abgestimmt werden.

Synopsis: In two blocks we present short film gems from all over the world. The programme with films from six different countries offers extraordinary and original storytelling in a variety of genres and techniques. Below you can vote for the audience award.



Publikumspreis | Audience Award


by Clifford Miu

Drama | Taiwan (2019)

Writer: Clifford Miu
Producer: Linhan Zhang

Synopsis: Initially distracted by his western-influenced cousin Tina, Eleven year old Chris eventuallydiscovers that his reluctant mother and his two uncles have decided to pull the plug on hisbeloved grandfather. The film depicts the impacts of medical intubation on loved ones,seen from the eyes of an eleven year old boy.

Publikumspreis | Audience Award

Child of the Earth

by Claudio Fäh

Documentary | CH/USA (2018)

Writer: Claudio Fäh & Adam Recht
Producer: Anne Walser, Roland Stebler, Claudio Fäh, Jean de Meuron
Actors: Kevin Flores, Scott E. Parazynski, Glen Komatsu, Evelyn Miralles

Synopsis: A teenage patient in hospice care dons a virtual reality helmet to travel on a mission to the International Space Station. Leaving behind the confines of his broken body, he embarks on a spacewalk - a profound life experience which stirs his soul.

Publikumspreis | Audience Award


by Guy Nattiv

Drama | USA (2018)

Writer: Guy Nattiv, Sharon Maymon
Producer: Jaime Ray Newman

Synopsis: A small supermarket in a blue collar town, a black man smiles at a 10 year old white boy across the checkout aisle. This innocuous moment sends two gangs into a ruthless war that ends with a shocking backlash.

Publikumspreis | Audience Award

The Role

by Farnoosh Samadi

Drama | IRAN (2018)

Writer: Ali Asgari, Farnoosh Samadi
Producer: Pouria Heidary Oureh
Actors: Mina Sadati, Babak Hamidian, Amirreza Ranjbaran, Diana Dehgahan, Babak Karimi

Synopsis: A woman accompanies her husband for an audition. The thing that happens there leads her for an important decision...