Shorts Attack in November 2022
7 films in 85 minutes
There’s an incident on the ISS, a teacher gets involved with a mother, politicians intervene, artificial intelligence turns out to be stupid and a demo is taking place somewhere. Meanwhile, even animals are fighting and animated characters are having a hard time: Here we have the salad!
BAD SEEDS / Mauvaise herbes
A fable that uses surrealism and metaphor to show where the perpetual wish for one-upmanship and disempowerment leads.
SO WEIT SO GUT
On a hot summer day, four groups are sweating without realizing that they are up to their necks in water. Because there’s something in the air.
SCHOOL´S OUT / Tienminutengesprek
Jamille van Wijngaarden
When mother Marit wants to discuss the behavior of her son during a parent-teacher conference, teacher Yvonne can’t repress her pent-up feelings anymore.
LAND OF GLORY
A school somewhere in Hungary. An ordinary literature class. It feels like a normal day, except that the Hungarian Prime Minister is about to visit.
Domas Petronis, Vytautas Plukas
AI in Action
A robot is created in a lab. Like a new-born, the machine analyses its surroundings with its sensess. What does it mean to be alive?
Frankie de Leonardis
Following a collision in outer space, an astronaut floats. Calls for help fall on deaf ears, as his awareness seems to become disembodied.
Founded in 2002 and every month new: This is edition 239 of Shorts Attack!