Short Films 3
In a Nutshell
Switzerland, Short Animation, 2017, 6 minFrom a seed to war, from meat to love, from indifference to apocalypse: this film is an attempt to capture the world in a nutshell. Subtitled.
Directed by Fabio Friedli
Iran, Short Film, 2017, 20 min
Winner at Tribeca and 16 other film festivals around the worldMaryam’s husband has just had a bad accident at home, and now she has a big decision to make. Subtitled.
Directed by Kaveh Mazaheri
The Driver is Red
USA, Short Documentary, 2017, 15 min
Direct to BIFF from Sundance 2018Set in Argentina in 1960, this exciting true-crime film follows secret agent Zvi Aharoni as he searches for a mysterious man named Ricardo Klement. What he discovered in the remote outskirts of Buenos Aires would send shock waves around the world.
Directed by Randall Christopher
Two Strangers Who Meet 5 Times
UK, Short Film, 2017, 12 min
Winner at LA Shorts FestTwo strangers meet at five key turning points over the duration of their lives.
Directed by Marcus Markou
The Peculiar Abilities of Mr. Mahler
Germany, Short Film, 2017, 29 min
East Germany, 1987: The great East German investigator Mr. Mahler, rumored to have psychic abilities, works desperately to solve the case of a missing 6-year-old boy before this issue blows up his country's fragile detente with the West.
This film…teaches the spectators a shocking truth of our history. LUGUNDTRUG
Directed by Paul Philipp
Germany, Short Animation, 2009, 3 min
Directed by Jacob Frey and Harry Fast
In person: Randall Christopher