CASTILLO Y EL ARMADO
PEDRO HARRES
Brazil 2014, 14 min, Spanish, English subtitles

Castillo is a young dockworker who lives somewhere on the coastline between Brazil and Uruguay. On a windy night, he involuntarily faces his own brutality on the line of the fishhook.

 

PAINTED HILLS
KURTIS HOUGH
USA 2016, 6 min, no dialogue

A sculptural and painterly look at the geometry of geology. The pyramid, with its sturdy foundation pointing infinitely up, is one of our first attempts of representing a higher self, transfiguring nature to be more like our minds.

 

MIA‘
AMANDA STRONG & BRACKEN HANUSE CORLETT
Canada 2015, 8 min, no dialogue

Mia’ tells the story of transformation and re-connection of the main character Mia’s struggles to return home, as she transforms into a salmon, traverses through polluted waters and skies, witnessing various forms of industrial violence and imprints that have occurred upon the land.

 

INSOLATION
LEA FABREGUETTES
France 2015, 5 min, French, English subtitles

When the world is in the dark all year long, the only sunny day is an important event. This day is tomorrow. Thousands of people gather on the beach, waiting to live this day together.

 

WITH A CAMERA AMONG LITTER
ŁUKASZ IZERT
Poland 2015, 4 min, Polish, English subtitles

“With a Camera Among Litter“ is a mockumentary about the consequences of human activities. It shows an alternative reality in which the role of animals has been taken over by the waste littered throughout the city’s parks. The film’s title refers to a popular polish nature program called “With a Camera Among Animals”.

 

THE SEXUAL PRACTICE OF TREES
JOSHUA TUTHILL
USA 2015, 8 min, English, English subtitles

A scientist traumatized by something mystical he has seen in a forest in his childhood sets out to confront his past and to discover the reproductive methods within the Plantae Kingdom.