Polish Shorts -Riff


Polish Shorts 

30 September

17:00 / Total 93 min

Paulina Skibińska
‘Object’ is a creative and abstract image of an underwater search told from two points of view. The action takes place in the dimensions of two worlds – ice desert and underwater.

Tessa Moult-Milewska
‘Creatures’ is a grotesque love story about Harold and Matylda, two caricatures of people trying to face social ostracism. They uptake a quest to manipulate their obscene image to the better.

Sylwia Gaweł
A collector of exotic reptiles lives in a flat cluttered with aquariums. Each day he attentively looks after his animals yet strictly controls their behaviour.

The Moment
Piotr Domalewski
Night falls over an exclusive neighborhood of identical houses. Marcin invites his neighbors over for dinner. Reaching their front door, he notices something disturbing that will occupy his mind for the rest of the evening.

Natalia Krawczuk
A bird in a cage, a toddler in a playpen… We deal with partitions in our own ways. Does it make sense to build walls? What is the role of fences – both physical fences and the ones in our minds – in our lives?

La Etiuda
Martin Rath
A prisoner murders his guard and tries to hide the body in the forest. When a woman accidentally witnesses this, the killer pursues her. Against all odds, she refuses to become another easy victim.

A Documentary Film
Marcin Podolec
Portrait of a father, whose adult children live their own lives far away from him. The director explores his emotions and follows his every daily routine.

7 Sheep
Wiktoria Szymańska
A little girl, hiding in the mountains, is trying to create a new world around her and an elderly man and his sheep. ‘7 sheep’ is a journey to the magic moments of childhood. It’s about overcoming fear and solitude.