First you take your science. Then you take your fiction. Then you throw them together and Walla!! (What?…Oh.) Voila!! You get, “Cesc Infections??” Hmm. Sounds like something you might get on a space alien singles cruise. Anyway, these films are so far out that it seems like they could have been made by space aliens!! So blast off for adventure! And don’t forget the topical ointment, in case of a Cesc flare-up.
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Genre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Runtime: 13 min.
Director: Thierry Lorenzi
Producer: Julien Renaud, Thierry Lorenzi
Website : ON | OFF
Obsessed by a mysterious voice message, astronaut Meredith will face its paradoxical condition in order to stay connected to his humanity.
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Runtime: 13 min.
Director: Luca Zuberbahler
Producer: Rajko Jazbec
Website : Lothar
Forced to be alone: Whenever Lothar sneezes, nearby objects explode. To protect the world he locks himself into a subterranean home, isolated from the outer world. One day, an accident happens. Despite of all the care taken, he breaks his beloved toaster, an early gift from his mother. The broken toaster compels him to leave his residence. Shortly after taking the risk, Lothar runs the world into great danger.
As It Used To Be
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Africa
Runtime: 8 min.
Director: Clament Gonzalez
Producer: Clament Gonzalez
In a near future, all the teachers made their classes through a webcam. But an history teacher will see his routine change when a student came to his class…
The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos & Stacey Danger
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Runtime: 10 min.
Director: Michael Lukk Litwak
Producer: Jean-Claude Billmaier
Website : Chaos and Danger
The tale of a romantic adventure. Think Blue Valentine meets Jurassic Park. Dinosaurs have invaded Earth but neither Tommy nor Stacey care anymore, now that they’ve found each other. They escape the war, but whether they dive to the bottom of the ocean or fly to the depths of Outer Space, conflict always seems to find a way into their lives.
Place Where You Live
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Runtime: 15 min.
Director: Alexis Van Hurkman
Producer: Alexis Van Hurkman
A professor of physics is abducted by her counterpart from an alternate dimension–one where her husband has died.
Replaced by her doppelganger, she struggles to rebuild the machine and reopen the gateway between worlds to regain the life that should be hers.
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Runtime: 13 min.
Director: Patrick Longstreth, Robert McLean
Website : Hellyfish
America’s only missing nuclear weapon is leaking radioactive material into the ocean just off the coast of Tybee Island, GA.
The trifling existence of a hapless cast is disrupted by a vicious force of nature that shows no mercy.
Genre: History, Mystery
Country: Poland, Ireland, Iceland
Runtime: 7 min.
Director: Tomek Baginski
Producer: Jan Pomierny, Anna Rozalska
Website : Ambition
The short film created in collaboration with European Space Agency to celebrate their pioneer Rosetta mission, which objective is to land on a comet for the first time in human history.
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