LABO 5, 84'. All short films will be screened with Spanish subtitles.
Presentation: Sébastien Duclocher, member of the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival.
João Paulo Miranda, France-Brazil, , 2017 13'
In a small Brazilian town, a teenage girl works every day in a eucalyptus forest where she uses pesticides to get rid of parasitic ants. Yet the real fight turns out to be her inner struggle.
Ismael Joffroy Chandoutis, France, , 2017 20'
In an ultra-connected society where electromagnetic waves have invaded almost every space, three people suffering from electromagnetic hypersensitivity talk about survival in a world that seems increasingly inaccessible to them.
Genis Rigol-Pau Anglada-Marc Torices, Spain, , 2017 05'25
Two men who bump into each other on the street accidentally take the other's briefcase. One contains a videotape that will lead the new owner to embark on an unexpected journey to decipher what's in it.
Feyrouz Serhal , Germany-Lebanon-Spain, , 2017 26'30
The football World Cup is kicking off today and the people of Beirut are excited about the long-awaited event. While life moves on normally, the signal of the first game seems to be disrupted by strange audio waves. The frustration in the air builds up, giving way to a bigger live event.
Phillip Barker , Canada, , 2017 17'19
The Shadow Nette is a traditional fishing device worn by fishermen that projects their silhouettes onto a screen. The shadows of their gestures of virility are archetypical poses showing their strength and ability; it is these displays that draw prey to be captured in their nets.