FORGET ME NOT! (Animated Shorts)
A collection of new international short animations.
1) SORORAL Dir: Frédéric Even & Louise Mercadier; France.
Three sisters are facing an impending disaster: the imminent flooding by the Sea of the lands where they live. In the midst of such chaos, the sisterly union is shaken up and each of the sisters experiences the imminence of death, in their inner selves, in a different way.
2) A DEVIL IN THE POCKET Dir: Antoine Bonnet & Mathilde Loubes; France.
In a remote location, seven children witness a murder. They become accomplices, receiving a gold nugget in return for their silence. However, one of them remains haunted by the experience.
3) FORGET-ME-NOT Dir: Katarina Lundquist; Denmark.
Deep in the Norwegian forest, there is an old man, living an orderly and quiet life. Closed off from the rest of the world, he spends his days together with his lifelong friend, a troll. Together they share an everyday routine, drinking tea and taking care of each other.
4) DRY SEA Dir: Yves Bex & Bart Bossaert; Belgium.
A fisherman is left alone on the shore of a dried out sea. He is stuck in the past, until a sandstorm overtakes him and redefines the meaning of his existence.
5) REFLECTION Dir: Juan Antonio Moreno; Spain.
Clara is a nine-year-old girl with a distorted view of reality. She’ll fall into a pit from which she can only make her way up through great effort and assistance from the people close to her.
6) MOTHER AND MILK Dir: Ami Lindholm; Finland.
What happens when a baby is born? What if there is no milk? Or just a drop too much?
Age Recommendation: 12+ (Moderate Violence and Threat).