by Victor Quintanilha 19:52 Brazil
Jonatan, also known as MC Xerelete, has the dream of becoming a famous funk singer and, with that, providing the comfortable life that he sees in the media for himself and his father. Until this happens, both of them work as fishermen at the Guanabara Bay. Together, they face the responsibilities and obstacles that life throws at them.
Six Thousand Four Hundred And 80 Days
by Ran Slavin Israel 5:00
18 years into the future, following the onslaught of a virus world wide, a Hong Kong citizen reflects on life in the world before he was born, before environmental contamination and complete change of standards while reflecting on dreams bleeding into reality.
by Ève Saint-Louis 21:57 Canada
After a year away from home, Chantale, who now lives and studies in Paris, returns to Québec City, to spend the Holidays with her mother and sister. Against all odds, her father, with whom she has a contentious relationship, has offered to pick her up at the airport and drive her there. Hesitant about seeing him again, she accepts his offer nonetheless.
by Eileen Cabiling 17:00 Philippines
'BASURERO' is about Bong, a Filipino fisherman, working in an urban fishing village on the outskirts of Manila. Desperate for cash, Bong dumps bodies into the ocean for the drug war’s faceless vigilantes. Guilt and tension rises when the killings’ hit close to home after he discovers his neighbor has been murdered for selling shabu (crystal meth).
by Quentin Papapietro 17:10 France
While their game of tennis first looked as uninteresting and boring as usual, Pierrick and Alexis, two thirty years old men whom you wouldn’t call athletes, suddenly find themselves incredibly gifted players. As their final rally seems to last forever, they cannot leave the court, preventing other players from playing.