When: Wednesday 8 May, 7.30pm
Where: The Goods Dept, PIM2
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.
An aspiring drummer enters an elite conservatory’s top jazz orchestra. Winner of the US Fiction Award Sundance 2013.