International Shorts

Unclassified 18+


From roving projectionists to proclamations of bald love, this compilation of short films will take you on an enthralling world tour.





Sinema Leo Christiane Buchmann and Frank Schumacher, 2010, Germany, 4 mins
Sinema Leo reveals one man's faith in the transformative power of the moving image.

The Wind is Blowing on my Street Saba Riazi, USA, 2010, 15 mins, Farsi with English subtitles
When a young woman in Tehran is accidentally left on the street without her headscarf, she is forced to interact with a man who keeps her company.

Corridor Isazaly Mohamed Isa, Singapore, 2010, 2 mins, English subtitles
Within a Singaporean high-rise, an empty corridor echoes with childhood memories.

Short Memory Marwan Khneisser, Lebanon, 2010, 9 mins,Arabic with English subtitles,
In a single shot, Short Memory follows two children as they weave through the stairways and dwellings of a Beirut tenement building.

Barking Island Serge Avedikian, France, 2010, 15 mins, French with English subtitles
This dark political allegory reflects on the dangers of ethnic profiling. Winner of the Palme d'Or for best short film at the Cannes Film Festival.

Baldguy Maria Bock, Norway, 2011, 12 mins, Norwegian with English subtitles
A hilarious musical journey into the world of prejudice.

Lady Razorbacks Laura Green, USA, 2010, 4 mins
Under stadium lights in East Palo Alto, Fijian, Samoan and Tongan women meet to play rugby.

Mila Caos Simon Jaikiriuma Paetau, Cuba/Germany, 2011, 18 mins, Spanish with English subtitles
Officially selected for the International Film Festival of Rotterdam, Cannes and MoMA, this film is a personal exploration into gender, identity and acceptance. 

Dates   Thu 24 May 2012, 9pm
    No Longer Available
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