Screening time: 1 h 15 min
CW: Themes and scenes of parental and animal neglect
Films in this screening:
Lisa Rydberg, Lars Henrik Andersson:
A Long Protracted Scene of An Accident
Sweden, 2021. 15 minutes.
Henrik (10 years old) is given an important task by his Dad. Keep track of your mum while he’s away. Henrik tries to. But what did that really mean? One day Henrik finds a letter in his mum’s handwriting; “I don’t want to live anymore…”
Home of the heart
(À cœur perdu)
France, 2021. 15 minutes.
Omid is an Iranian immigrant who came to France with his family. One evening, in the street, he is attacked and stabbed in the heart. But Omid gets back up! At the hospital, the diagnosis is formal: he has no heart. Has he left it behind in Iran?
Switzerland, 2022. 14 minutes.
In the 30’s, a lost village in South America wishes to perpetuate its strange traditions… The mayor has published an ad in the region: “Seeks corpse to enlarge Miracasas”. Freshly murdered, Ernesto is the lucky one and participates in spite of himself to his carnival burial. The gathered villagers celebrate the event with passion, waiting with greed for the life brought by the death.