Spain

MARISA IN THE WOODS

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1:23:23
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Marisa feels that she is taking a backseat role in her own life. With nothing in the pipeline, no job or future, she puts herself to one side to focus on supporting her best friend, Mina, who’s inconsolable after breaking up with her boyfriend, Salvador. Marisa is lost in a jungle of other people’s drama while postponing hers. She wakens from this lethargy after an unexpected event completely overturns all her ideas and she wanders through the streets of Madrid, until she is forced to face what is worrying her.

Popcorn

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0:09:30
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Marley is a popcorn enclosed in a Popcorn case from an old movie theater. His only dream is to watch a big screen movie. But first he must escape from the crystal cage.

Impromptu

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0:11:09
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Impromptu is an animated short film inspired by five piano Etudes by Frédéric Chopin, to pay tribute to the forgotten pioneers of cinema, such as Joseph Plateau, Eadweard Muybridge, Jules Marey, William Dickson, Louis Le Prince and Georges Demenÿ. But Impromptu is also a homage to the Fin-du-siècle period, to their unforgettable muses —Loïe Fuller, Carmencita, Anna Belle—, and to the fascination for movement itself, which lead to the invention of filmmaking.

Ámome

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Ana is a young woman full of insecurities. Burdened in her worries, she wants to accept her true identity, but her anxieties keep her from enjoying life. Ámome is a surrealist allegory wich claims that self-acceptance and honest interpersonal communication are necessary to develop a capacity to love.

Vs Santa

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On Christmas Eve, a lone girl waits expectantly in a huge apartment. At last her visitor, Santa Claus, arrives to carry out the yearly gift-giving tradition. However, the gift that the girl wants is not the gift that Santa has brought.

Funky Lola

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0:16:41
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Isabel is around seventy years old. She lives alone in her old apartment in a popular neighbourhood in Madrid. Her son has serious debt problems but he cannot work because he is serving time in jail, and is only released on some weekends on parole. Isabel starts a daring, resolute endeavour to find a job and help him. As obstacles arise and her frustration increases, she ends up making a bold and surprising decision.