Previously at the ICA - Films

Still: Mammal

International Shorts 2

9 Mar 2008

Full of surprises, these films range from the disturbing to the sublime, showing the best in observational doc making, psychological drama and comedy.

Magic Paris, Dir Alice Winocour, France 2006, 20 mins, subtitles
A woman takes a weekend away in Paris, hoping for some time for herself. She isn't alone for long.

Mammal, Dir Astrid Rieger. Germany 2007, 7 mins, subtitles
Surreal, sublime and surprising, the beauty and trappings of a mother and son's relationship.

Make a Wish, Dir Charien Dabis, Palestine / USA 2006, 12 mins, subtitles
A young Palestinian girl disobeys her mother to buy a cake. UK Premiere.

Home Team, Dir Mirabelle Kirkland, France 2007, 18 mins, subtitles
A shocking and powerful chronicle of a group of men taking part in a very unusual self-empowerment seminar.

God Provides, Dir Melanie Shatzsky and Brian M Cassidy, USA 2007, 8 mins
Documenting the feelings of victims of Hurricane Katrina on their fates, their faith, and the future.

The Lake, Dir Maarit Lalli, Finland 2006, 7 mins, subtitles
One morning at dawn, the beleaguered Mallis takes her sister out in a rowboat to help her retrieve a lost item. Both are surprised by what the lake offers up.

Total running time 70 mins approx, cert tbc


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