Next, at number 53, a collection of shorts from around the world, the best mini-films in the last 50 years. Today in the anthology of short films there are 9 films. 1. The Boy in the Water. 2011.
A lonely young girl, Pandora, turns on the bath taps to drown out the noise of her parents arguing. But when she looks into down into the bath tub, a world of make believe is unveiled.
Director: Sophie Boyce.
Cast: Cassie Bunton, Samuel McKone, Phillip Gormley.
Language: English 2. Strafstoß. 2007.
Der zehnjährige Ulli bekommt von seinem älteren, kleinkriminellen Bruder Kai einen Fußball zum Geburtstag geschenkt. Kai behauptet, den Ball habe der Nationalspielers David Odonkor signiert. Dann fliegt der Ball über die hohe Mauer in den Hof eines Gefängnisses. Ulli setzt mutig alle Hebel in Bewegung, um ihn zurückzuholen. Auf abenteuerliche Weise kommt er wieder zu seinem Ball.
Director: Till Endemann.
Cast: David Krstic, Philipp Quest, Axel Häfner, Fardad Bagherzadeh Hasseini.
Language: German. 3. Una muerte menor. 2007.
A boy is killed on the street. Before our eyes it grows, it reproduces, it wins and it dies, showing itself a fantasy of what it will never achieve in an instant before dying.
Director: Paulina Castellanos.
Cast: Ruth Sánchez, Ana Jiménez, Juan Diego Vega, Manuel Enrique Herreros.
Mexico, Spain, 2007.
Language: Spanish. 4. Födelsedagar och andra katastrofer. 2000.
Alice and her sister Moa live in a dysfunctional family. Their father Olle is an alcoholic and their mother Kerstin cannot handle the situation. At Alice's birthday Olle hasn't bought any present to his daughter. Although he is drunk, he takes her on a ride in his car, to buy her a dog. In a turn he crashes into a garden and hurts a man with his car. He and Alice run away from the accident in the car. Alice promises not to tell anybody about what has happened. When things are getting worse in the family, Alice decides to find the man in the garden and tell him that it is her father who hurt him.
Director: Lisa Siwe.
Cast: Johanna Björnæs, Peter Brottman, Simona Ericsson, Göran Forsmark, Sissela Kyle.
Subtitles: English. 5. Parent to Child About Sex. 1966.
This instructional film teaches parents how to talk to their children about sex.
Cast: Mary Calderone, Tommy N. Evans, Stuart M. Finch.
Language: English. 6. Der Aufreißer. 2006.
This German language Indie Film is about a man who awakens in a woman's apartment being questioned by her Pre-teen daughter regarding his intentions towards her mother. The ensuing very uncomfortable confrontation and question and answer sessions between the very resourceful daughter and this increasingly eager to leave good looking Casanova become the centerpiece of this very clever short film which should serve as a warning to everyone seeking one night stands!
Director: Steffen Weinert.
Cast: Steffen Groth, Chantal Hourticolon, Nina Weniger.
Language: German. 7. À mains nues. 2005.
Laeti is a twelve-year-old. Not a little girl any longer. Her body is changing and she is beginning to look at the bodies of others with different eyes. She loves touching with bare hands. And being touched.
Director: Agnès Feuvre.
Cast: Anne-Charlotte Sanciaume, Jules Pons, Jeanne Boesch, Vanessa Maitron.
Language: French. 8. Der Fremde. 2004.
Ein Mann lebt in seiner eigenen Welt, diesich für ihn nur durch Zahlen erschließt.
In seiner Welt erhalten auch absurde Zusammenhänge und Beziehungen ihren Sinn durch entsprechende Zahlenkombintionen. Aber in der sogenannte realen Welt bleibt dieser Mann ein Fremder.
Director: Xavier Ballester.
Cast: Murat Yeginer, Cem Yeginer, Stephanie Baak, Reimer Hoffmann, Bettina Römer Antje Tietken.
Language: German. 9. Oh! Toumei ningen / Oh! Invisible Man. 2010.
Based on a legendary Japanese charismatic comic! "Oh! Invisible Man" of the sexy comedy has been miraculously adapted to the screen again! ! Gene of salmon roe has been passed on the daughter from her father, and now both of them have the ability to be invisible... The hilarious comedy has been back!
Director: Masakazu Migita.
Cast: Mitsuko Hoshi, Kôichi Ikari, Yoshifumi Ikeda, Haruna Ito, Yû Kawana, Meme.
Language: Japanese. Download Anthology of short films. Part 53.