SHORTSFEST 2020 PROGRAM 2

Shorts Program Two

88 min. 

EN ROUTE

When Inay (9) and her little brother have to join their father on a special trip through the city, she tries everything to cause a delay. She knows that if they arrive late at their destination, she will be rewarded with loads of sweet desserts. (Marit Weerheijm, Netherlands, 10 MIN)

THE STARR SISTERS

Patte and Randa Starr are fun specialists. After growing up in an abusive household set above their father’s candy store, these sisters have spent their lives fighting to find joy and freedom. Now in their 70s, they do exactly as they please: they live together near the beach, they always have a movie on, and the candy drawer is fully stocked. (Bridey Elliott, Beth Einhorn, USA, 15 MIN)

POSTCARDS FROM THE END OF THE WORLD

Trapped in their marriage, Dimitra and Dimitris try to endure their summer vacation with their two daughters on a remote island. Unexpectedly, human civilization collapses. (Konstantinos Antonopoulos, Greece, 23 MIN)

QUIET CARRIAGE

A man must decide whether to intervene and stop a casual commuting rule breaker or live with a lifetime of regret. A comedy about a passive man with an overactive imagination. (Ben S. Hyland, UK, 5 MIN)

DÍA DE LA MADRE

A band of juveniles embarks on a 24-hour spree of breaking into houses and causing a ruckus. (Ashley Brandon, Dennis Hohne, USA, 6 MIN)

THE PHYSICS OF SORROW

THE PHYSICS OF SORROW is a potent portrait of a dislocated generation struggling to find home as they shift through everchanging personal and geographic landscapes. (Theodore Ushev, Canada, 27 MIN)