Future Shorts Spring Edition

When: Wednesday 8 May, 7.30pm
Where: The Goods Dept, PIM2
Further info

1. THE WHISTLE
Marcin, a lowest-leagues football referee who lives in a small town near Krakow, dreams of better times. At his mother’s urging, he decides to change his life and find himself a girlfriend and more satisfying job.
Winner of the Grand Jury Prize Sundance 2013.

2. 38 – 39°C
A man enters an old bathhouse where, induced by the intense heat and steam, he relives a memory of his father, and their past relationship ignites.

3. THE CHAIR
The Chair is the story of a mysterious outbreak of poisonous mold in a small town and one boy’s attempt to understand his mother’s death, his grandmother’s obsession with their discarded recliner, and the roots of this short-lived, strange, and inexplicable plague.
Jury Award Winner Best Narrative Short at SXSW 2012

4. MICKY BADER
100 year old Micky has been a member of the local bathing club for almost half a decade. Every day, every season, she swims with her friends. From her story we gain a perspective on ourselves and our existence

5. DOGS ARE SAID TO SEE THINGS
An omen, a shred of time only. Suddenly the huge-bellied man jumps into the pool holding a glass of whiskey.
Based on the short story by Moreira Campos.

6. WHIPLASH
An aspiring drummer enters an elite conservatory’s top jazz orchestra. Winner of the US Fiction Award Sundance 2013.

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