GINDIE SHORTS SESSION 1
Drama | 1h 24m
GINDIE21 Official Selection | 6x Australian Premiere
Screening from 16-23 July 2021
This is a collection of short films.
Director: Pier-Philippe Chevigny | 15m | Drama | Australian Premiere | 2019
Country: Canada | Language: French
Alex, a six year old boy from Quebec, is much too young to understand why thousands of refugees have been entering Canada illegally. Yet when his father takes him along to a vigilante patrol in the woods to hunt out trespassing migrants, something inside him tells him to rebel.
Director: Filipe Alves | 20m | Australian Premiere | Drama, LGBTQ | 2019
Country: Brazil | Language: Portuguese
Trying to deal with growing up, the boredom and the extra heat in this summer, Ícaro and João begin to spend the nights together on Brasília’s streets and realise that, beyond the star, something else is rising between them.
TREMBLEZ LES VILLAGES
Directors: Maxime Gros, Nina Phillips | 5m | Australia Premiere | Dramal | 2020
Country: France | Language: French
Eve is a forty years old farmer, passionate about her job. However, as countries start leaving the EU one after the other and European regulations become more and more absurd, Eve loses her organic label. Suddenly, the future seems very dark…
Director: Rubén Guindo Nova | 19m 57s | Australian Premiere | Drama | 2020
Country: Spain | Language: Spanish
Through the eyes of Ana, a young teenager, we will be able to see how continued harassment can nullify and destroy the personality of any minor.
Director: Stanisław Sowiński | 10m | Drama | Australian Premiere | 2019
Country: Poland | Language: Polish
A man hops on a bus unaware of what is about to happen.
BETWEEN EARTH AND THE MOON
Directors: Anna Karín Lárusdóttir, Hekla Egils | 14m 47s | Drama | Australian Premiere | 2020
Country: Iceland | Language: English, Icelandic, Polish
Two years after the mysterious disappearance of their eldest son, an immigrant father, a mother and their youngest son encounter alienation within their broken family and beyond.