Tuesday 13 – 15
Philippines – Taiwan/ 24′ /fiction
While docked at the port of Kaohsiung, Filipino seaman ARNIE buys a ring with the help of his mates. He plans to propose to his girlfriend back home over the internet. What was meant to be the happiest moment of his life soon takes a downward spiral when he finds out that she is pregnant – Arnie is not the father of the child.
This film is about results of urbanization. Son of Berkutchi takes his father from country house to his house in the city. As a result, father, his son and daughter-in-law, his grandson and eagle have to live together in small flat. In conclusion, film talks about father and son relationship, about relationship of human and eagle, and about missing hometown.
Absence Of Love
It is a small town love story between a girl and a guy. She loves him by heart, betrays her mother and gives priority to him whereas he is jobless and frustrated in life and behaves rude. One day he misses his mother and expresses the feeling that if mother had been alive then she would have applied
Where Oedipus Lives
Kazakhstan/6′ / Experimental
This is a film about consistently opposing but always winning love between a son and a mother, about bible compassion and understanding.
This film is about Hoh Yim, a stoic, retired lieutenant colonel and single father. His son, Gideon, is a political cartoonist and blogger. Their relationship is tested when Gideon is responsible for a fatal hit-and-run which resulted in the death of a young female Korean translator living in Singapore.
The Life, The Freedom, The Soul, The Nature. This is an experiment based on Alchemy Theory and freedom of soul.
Taiwan /5′ /Animation
This is an evolutionary story happened on ordinary street. The step doesn’t seems high but with huge differences. The sight from the bottom can only see a huge foot wearing somethings nice, stepping on the poor for fun, giving leftover for handouts occasionally.