Release: 24 March 2022
Shorts Attack in April
The Oscars® awards ceremony will take place in Los Angeles on March 27. From 15 pre-nominated films on the shortlist, 5 films per section will be nominated. Only one of them will win.
interfilm brings the two programs exclusively to German cinemas:
Oscar® Shorts 2022 LIVE ACTION – 5 films in 116 minutes – with German subtitles.
Oscar® Shorts 2022 ANIMATION – 5 films in 80 minutes – with German subtitles
Oscar® Shorts 2022 LIVE ACTION
5 films in 116 minutes – with German subtitles.
ON MY MIND
A desperate and loving husband wants to sing and record a karaoke version of the song his wife loves the most. A film which, in the smaller details, tells a much bigger story …
He (20s, Latino) is arrested by a police drone without explanation. Finding himself locked in a fully automated jail, Mateo realizes he’s fallen through some kind of crack in the system.
ALA KACHUU – TAKE AND RUN
Sezim (19) wants to fulfill her dream of studying in the Kyrgyz capital when a group of young men takes her to the hinterland. There she is forcibly married to a stranger. Desperate, Sezim searches for a way out.
THE LONG GOODBYE
Riz Ahmed delivers a standout performance in this overwhelming and explosive experience which places us in the frontline as witnesses to the extreme consequences of hate speech and racism.
Julia works at a roadside motel and is overwhelmed by the ubiquitous sense of rejection and loneliness. She is different and the society has made it very clear to her many times. She dreams of love.
Oscar® Shorts 2022 ANIMATION
5 films in 80 minutes – with German subtitles
AFFAIRS OF THE ART
Canada / England 2021
A wild family
Beryl is annoyed and depressed. For years, the worker has been recording the everyday obsessions of her eccentric family in drawings. And looks back and into the future.
Polit thriller – „Best Animation“ at interfilm 2021
Inspired by real events, BESTIA enters the life of a secret police agent in the military dictatorship in Chile. The relationship with her dog, her body, her fears and frustrations, reveal a lot.
Dan Ojari, Mikey Please
The Aardman Production is the tale of a small bird with a very big heart. After a shaky nativity of her own – her unhatched egg falls out of the nest and into a rubbish dumpster.
Delicate ballerina Olya meets Evgeny, a rough boxer who personifies “strong but silent.” With very different lives and worldviews, will they be brave enough to embrace their feelings?
THE WINDSHIELD WIPER
Inside a cafe, while smoking a whole pack of cigarettes, a man poses an ambitious question: “What is Love?” A collection of situations will lead the man to the desired conclusion.
Founded in 2002 and every month new: This is edition 232 of Shorts Attack!