FILM NOIR SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN PLENTZIA-BASQUE COUNTRY
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9, 1977
Plentzia 48620


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VOL. VIII - 2019 EDITION

Short Film Selection V

In Previous Editions | 11.7.2016

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1 – The package (Ted Atherton) Canada

It’s just a plain brown package, but everyone wants it.

 

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2 – El lugar adecuado  (Fernando Franco) ES

Does life, perhaps, consist in being in the right place at the right time? Could it consist in interpreting and following the signs? 

 

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3 – Lost Village (George Todria)  EH

A middle-aged man and woman are the only ones living in an abandoned village when lights start appearing in some of the empty houses. Each character reacts to this phenomenon differently. Their lives will never be the same again. 

 

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4 – The sky queen (Simon Maignan)  Francia

The cynical romance of two drone pilotes in New York.

 

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5 – Hostal Eden  (Gonzaga Manso) ES

The Eden Hostel is a humble and dirty place run by an elderly couple. Hanging from the wall of one of its rooms there?s a statue of the Virgin Mary who narrates, from her peculiar point of view, the stories of the various guests who stayed there through the years. One of those stories, the one of Yolanda and Felix, will make a huge impact on her. 

 

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6 – The noise of liking (Nadaja Andrasev) Hungría

Everyday, as she takes care of her plants a woman is observed by a neighbour’s cat.

 

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7 – The food chain complexity (Maciej Gajewski) Polonia

Shady interests, scores, revenge – away from the hustle and bustle of the city you will find its brutal finale in the quiet heart of a pine forest. Each of the heroes of this bloody confrontation soon discovers his place in the food chain.

 

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8- 5 segundos  (David González) EH

Carlos has a surprise in store for his wife. They had an argument a few days ago and now he wants to apologise. 

 

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9 – The procedure (Calvin Lee Reeder) USA

A man is captured and forced to take part in a terrible experiment.

 

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10 – The suitor (Alvaro Congosto) ES

October 30th, 1938. During Orson Welles’ infamous radio broadcast of War of the Worlds, a lonely man tries to bond with a panicked young woman as they fearfully wait for the end of the world together.

 

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11- Down by love (Jose Corral) ES

Martin is an unscrupulous chap who has never cared about anyone but himself, until he meets Irina, a Russian girl.

 

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12 – Duellum  (Tucker Dávila) EH

A duel in the woods, any given day. 

 

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13 – Decorado (Alberto Vázquez) ES

A story concerned about the decline of a relationship and how this affects the world around it.

 

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14 – Disco inferno (Alice Waddington) ES

A weary hell minion is on a mission to rescue her boss. But the Devil is not willing to return to her daily routine…

 

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15 – A prueba (Pablo L De Aramburu) ES

Marta, who is in probationary period in the border guard, realizes how a simple traffic ticket on the border turns into blackmail on the authority. This fact will make her question everything.