In its 13th edition, six short films have been selected for the program, ranging from bizarre and exciting to warm-hearted and hilarious stories, featuring fiction, documentary and animated films. SHORT EXPORT 2018 presents a vast artistic and stylistic variety of the German short film scene.
Listen for the musical sounds of an island, as its exotic creatures come out of hiding.
After a flood, fish who have become stuck in the branches of trees cry for help but the nearby inhabitants are less than happy about this unintended gathering.
The documentary IMBISS tells the story of a Greek family who run a thriving snack bar on the Greek island of Lesbos. Their only customers are refugees who have just arrived from the war-torn areas of the Middle-East.
Gabi is a floor tiler. Marco is her trainee. Lately, Marco has been rehearsing with Gabi how to split up with his girlfriend. Gabi adapts his game to her own life and finds a way to fight against her inner emptiness.
Depth of field
With its image axis repeatedly tilting and tipping out of frame, Depth of Field examines three places in the German city of Nuremberg which are haunted by the memory of the racist murders committed there by the NSU far-right terrorist group between 2000 and 2005.
The Satanic Thicket - Three
The first day of the holidays at the campsite. Mimi wants to make friends with the other children, Karl wants to go swimming with the crocodile, Dad’s hungry and Mum left the sandwiches on the kitchen table. All of a sudden, the caretaker’s little rabbit Fernando goes missing. Not until the medieval tourists arrive does a sense of order return. One thing is for sure: the world is in turmoil.