Shorts Attack in February 2023
8 films in 85 minutes
GUARD OF HONOUR
No matter the season, no matter the weather, the honour guard fulfils its task with discipline, watching over the monument of the state.
Ali Sohail Jaura
Abdul Aziz Ansari sets out to look for his son, only to find that it’s not just his son who is missing – the entire city is missing its long-lost peace. It´s full of political danger.
(La)Horde Ballet National de Marseille
France / USA 2022
Experimental, Live Action
Electronic-music artist Rone, avant-garde dance collective (La)Horde and Spike Jonze team up to bring an art museum to new life.
DO NOT FEED THE PIGEONS
At a gloomy bus station in the middle of nowhere: the wastebaskets are overflowing with trash, the cold neon light shines down upon the tired.
Gideon van der Stelt
Animation, Live Action
In cyberpunk style, the city of New Babylon, an assemblage of rotating rings, mirrors the individualistic lifestyle of its lonely inhabitants.
Ukraine / USA 2022
In the wildly colourful world of graphic design, fonts are the ultimate stars. Bold makes everything thicker, cursive tilts everything to the right.
THE ART OF AUTHENTICITY
Keep Berlin dirty
Grime and smashed glass. I’m happy here, in fact I feel right at home. All thanks to the dedication of the Authority for Urban Authenticity.
Founded in 2002 and every month new: This is edition 242 of Shorts Attack!