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Short Fiction Films

WEDNESDAY – November  2 @ 5:30 PM
COLUMBIA COLLEGE
1104 S. Wabash Ave. – Room 310 (3rd floor)

FREE ADMISSION

Short Fiction Films Presentation


Buritizal Mágico

Original Title: Buritizal Mágico | 2016 | 4 min | Director: Katherina Tsirakis

Buritizal Magico

Synopsis: A dream brings the transformation of consciousness, entering the backlands of Brazil in a ritual dance that deals with the recurring deaths and rebirths essential to life.


The Stone

Original Title: A Pedra | 2015 | 17 min | Director: Adriana Rodrigues

The Stone / A Pedra

Synopsis: A man living in the Brazilian savannah finds a stone that may change his life.


Considerations on Smoke and Moss

Original Titlte: Considerações Sobre Fumaça e Musgo | 2015 | 10 min | Director: Artur Miranda

Considerations on Smoke and Moss / Considerações Sobre Fumaça e Musgo

Synopsis: The work arises from the need to expatiate on the millennial generation, about the authority exerted by parents of the Brazilian middle class and her importance to the creation of a repulsive alter ego that becomes a catalyst for decision-making by the sensitive and intuitive teenager.


Name

Original Title: Nome | 2015 | 14 min | Director: Franthiesco Ballerini

Name / Nome

Synopsis: Vanity, power, influence. Name is a classical music critic who works in a big newspaper. His vanity is fed by the people he interviews and works with. However, some daily events begin to undermine his self-esteem, and he faces his unbearable reality.


What would have happened or not in that calm and mysterious Sunday afternoon at the Zoo

Original Title: O que Teria Acontecido ou Não Naquela Calma e Misteriosa Tarde de Domingo no Jardim Zoológico | 2016 | 15 min | Directors: Allan Souza Lima e Gugu Sippi

O que teria acontecido ou não naquela calma e misteriosa tarde de domingo no jardim zoológico

Synopsis: Ian is a middle age man compelled to live with the frequent and unquestionable frustration for not making any of his dreams come true.


Ba

Original Title: Bá | 2015 | 14 min | Director: Leandro Tadashi

Ba / Bá

Synopsis: Little Bruno’s life is turned upside down when his “Bá” (from Bachan, grandma in Japanese) is brought to live in his house.


Huntsman

Original Title: Caçador | 2014 | 18 min | Director: Rafael Duarte and Taísa Ennes Marques

Huntsman / Caçador

Synopsis: After the untimely death of his father the young huntsman struggles to defend the borders of his land. When a stranger and his dog take to haunting the highlands it becomes even harder to fill his father shoes.


WEDNESDAY – November  2 @ 5:30 PM
COLUMBIA COLLEGE
1104 S. Wabash Ave. – Room 310 (3rd floor)

FREE ADMISSION

Short Fiction Films Presentation