EAT MY SHORTS 2 (International Short Films)
Our international short film selection “Eat my shorts” has never worn its name as well as for this second screening. We’re not sure it’ll make you hungry though. On the menu: guts, monsters, drunk people, seahorses and Timothy Spall having fun with a robot. Not everything is edible, but remember kids: what doesn’t feed your body, will feed your soul!
Pierre Mazingarbe / 18’ / France / 2019 / Cast : Géraldine Martineau, Moustafa Benaïbout, Anne Benoit Olivier Broche, Johann Cuny / Contact : Pierre Mazingarbe / Belgian Premiere
North of France, 2018. Daphnée refuses to introduce her boyfriend Karim to her parents. Karim suffers from this. But when Daphnée goes to spend the weekend in her parent’s mansion, Karim decides to hide in the trunk of her car…
Gregory Shultz / 9’ / United States / 2019 / Cast : Diego Garcia / Contact : Gregory Shultz / Belgian Premiere
Two inmates tunnel through the walls of a hellish prison, only to find something more terrifying than death row.
Günter Heinzel / 9 / Germany / 2019 / Cast : Emma Kate Tilson, Vitek Korinek, Rowan Kardogan, Eric Ohrnberger / Contact : Günter Heinzel / Belgian Premiere
A rainy night. A couple, fast asleep after a one-night stand. An unknown caller wakes the guy up. Threatening to kill him, if he doesn’t leave at once.
The Seahorse Trainer
Babak Bina & Ricardo Bonisoli / 12’ / Canada / 2019 / Cast : John Tylor/ Contact : Ricardo Bonisoli / Belgian Premiere
A lonely old man with an obsession for training seahorses tries to achieve an unimaginable trick when his past comes back to haunt him.
Simon Doutreleau / 16’ / United States / 2019 / Cast : Faye Leclaire, Mary McTigue, Kendra Oberhauser / Contact : Simon Doutreleau / World Premiere
In a popular tale, a monster devours nightmares to survive. Somehow, a frightened grandfather is about to discover the scary reality.
Behind the Door
Andrés Borghi / 10’ / Argentina / 2019 / Cast : Claudia Salas, Flor Ansaldo / Contact : Andrés Borghi / Belgian Premiere
Milagros performs a ritual to speak one last time with her dead father. She has to ask him for a favor, but doesn’t know that calling the dead can bring terrible consequences.
A Little Taste
Victor Català / 5’ / Spain / 2019 / Cast : Ayla López, Zoe Arnao, Miko Jarry / Contact : Agencia Freak
A little girl runs through the forest as if something or someone were stalking her. When she reaches a small clearing, she finds another girl playing alone on a swing…
This Time Away
Magali Barbé / 14’ / United Kingdom / 2019 / Cast : Timothy Spall, Jessica Ellerby / Contact : Premium Films / Belgian Premiere
Nigel is an elderly man living as a recluse, haunted by his past and memory of the family he once had… until an unexpected visitor arrives and disrupts his lonely routine.
Erin Coates & Anna Nazzari / 15’ / Australia / 2019 / Cast : Alexandra Nell / Contact : Erin Coates / European Premiere
Dark Water explores familial trauma and loss through the darkly surreal tale of a woman who discovers an ocean within her house