The Collector

The Collector

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


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Sun Feb 21, 2016 – 5 pm | Domenico’s
Sun Feb 28, 2016 – 2:30 pm | Domenico’s


The Collector (Le Collectionneur)

Directed by Emilija Riviere

Short Narrative
Lithuania | 7 minutes | 2014


The film narrates about a girl in an industrial town who, by mistake, becomes the owner of the collection of sunsets preserved in tin cans. Her first reaction is skeptical, but when she opens the first tin can and sees the first sunset, she is fascinated by its beauty. She realizes that it is only part of the full collection and goes back to the house where she got the tin cans. But the former owner and the rest of the collection is gone. In the closing shots she starts to collect sunsets herself.



Collector - Emilija Riviere Emilija Riviere
Director

Emilija Rivière was born on February 7th, 1997 in Klaipėda, Lithuania. In 2015 she graduated from the Vytautas Magnus Gymnasium in Klaipeda, Lithuania. Her professional education includes the School of Creative and Performing Arts SOCAPA by New York University (2012 – Screenwriting, 2013 – Film directing). She made her official debut as a director in 2013 screening her music video The Other Way at the Vermont International Youth Film Festival in experimental film category. Her short film project Blissful as Hell was selected among the three best projects from Lithuania for the Baltic Pitching Forum. Her other interests include travelling and creative writing. She publishes her travel essays and short stories in Lithuanian literary and culture magazines Šiaurės Atėnai, 370, and Bernardinai.

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Film Information


Director: Emilija Riviere
Country: Lithuania
Year: 2014
Language: French and Lithuanian
Runtime: 7 minutes

Credits


Producers: Ramunas Povilanskas
Cinematographer/DP:  Laurynas Lukosevicius
Editor: 
Donatas Ravaitis
Sound Editor: Kristijonas Lucinskas
Original Music/Composer:   Sarunas Petrutis
Key Cast: Gerda Jasinskaite, Clotilde Rigaud, and Jurate Barauskaite  

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Fish Movie

Fish

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Fish

Directed by Saman Hosseinpuor

Short Narrative
Iran| 4 minutes| 2015


An old couple are living in an apartment, the man is sleeping and the woman is doing housework. The lady wants to change the fish tank’s water but it slips out of her hand and falls on the ground. They’ve ran out of water and there’s no water for the fish. But with the help of the man they find water for it



fish-saman-hosseinpuorSaman Hosseinpuor
Director, Producer, Writer

He was born in Kurdistan at 1993. He started acting in Theater and he was just 14 years old, He started filmmaking at 2008. In the meantime he started writing short story. He is a director and Writer and he lives in Iran. Saman Hosseinpuor directed 3 short film: 1-0 * Autumn Leaves * Fish.

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Director: Saman Hosseinpuor
Country:  Iran
Year: 2015
Language: Kurdish
Runtime: 4 minutes

Credits


Producers: Saman Hosseinpuor
Editor:  Saman Hosseinpuor
Director of Photography:   Zanyar Lotfi
Sound Recorder:
Zanyar Tahmasebi
Sound Editor: Saman Hosseinpuor
Key Cast: Asie Moradi zar and Mahmood Mirzaee

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Greece Movie

Greece

Old School Short Slot

Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Greece

Directed by Sarah Deakins

Short Narrative
Canada | 15 minutes | 2014


On a rainy afternoon in a British nursing home, a woman struggles to make a last connection with her seemingly catatonic mother.




Greece Movie - Sarah Deakins

Sarah Deakins
Director, Producer, Writer

Born in Kenosha, Wisconsin to British parents, Sarah Deakins spent the first year of her life in Chicago, until her parents decided to move to Canada. A graduate of the University of Victoria theater program, Ms. Deakins has extensive stage and screen credits; she has also written and produced several plays and films, taking the helm most recently as director of her newest piece, “Greece”, produced by Brightlight Pictures. The first short film she penned, “Late”, went to Cannes with Telefilm Canada as part of a successful festival run, and “Greece”, is in the midst of its festival circuit. Ms. Deakins makes her home in three main cities, splitting the year between LA, Toronto, and Vancouver. She is currently in development on her first feature film, “Home Free”, with Federgreen Entertainment.

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Film Information


Director/Writer:  Sarah Deakins
Country:  Canada
Year: 2014
Language:  English 
Runtime:  15 min 29 sec

Credits


Producers: Arielle Boisvert, Shawn Williamson, and Sarah Deakins
Key Cast: Sarah Deakins  and Yvonne Adalian  
 

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Old Man and the Dust

The Old Man and the Dust

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


The Old Man and The Dust

Directed by Wiro Berriatua

Short Narrative
Spain | 16 minutes | 2015


Ángela is hired as a cleaning lady by the daughter of an 80-year-old man living alone in a large apartment in the city. She soon realizes that the old man seems to be hiding something more than just his strange hobby: collecting dust.



Old Man and the Dust - Wiro BerriatuaWiro Berriatua
Director/Writer

IRO BERRIATÚA (Madrid, Spain, 02/03/1973) University Bachelor of Fine Arts. “Dust” is his second short film, after “Shadows of the Future”
in 2012. As a cinematographer has worked on several short films and feature films of Pablo Llorca, Fernando Merinero or Julio Diamante. In film, video and advertising has worked camera, gaffer, electrician, art department, directing, producing, editing, sound, special effects… And also works on Spanish Cinema Research since 2001.

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Film Information


Director: Wiro Berriatua
Country: Spain
Year: 2015
Language: Spanish
Runtime: 16 minutes

Credits


Producers: La Bestia Produce
Writer: Wiro Berriatua 

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On the Path

On the Path

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


On The Path

Directed by Amir Sarrafha

Short Narrative
Iran | 15 min | 2014


The husband and wife have lived lovingly alongside one another for years. Now the man is old and frail and death is at the doorstep. The old woman keeps him hopeful by giving him promises of the healing Zamzam water coming from Mecca…



On the Path - Amir Sarrafha

Amir Sarrafha
Director

Amir Sarrafha was born in Iran 1979. He received a Masters degree in Cinema in 2000 and has been making films and TV series ever since.

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Film Information


Director: Amir Sarrafha
Country:  Iran
Year: 2014
Language:  Persian
Runtime: 15 min

Credits


Producer: Amir Sarrafha
Director of Photography: Peyman Shadmanfar
Writers: Daryoosh Rabiei
Key Cast: Ali Asghar Shahbazi  and Rabee Madani

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Right Person for the Job

The Right Person for the Job

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


The Right Person for the Job (La tête de l’emploi)

Directed by Wilfried Méance

Short Narrative
France | 8 minutes | 2015


John, a middle-aged professional recently laid off due to downsizing, nervously awaits his first appointment at a job interview center, and has the luck of drawing the interviewer from Hell… Revenge, when it comes, is so sweet!



Right Person for the Job - Wilfried MeanceWilfried Méance
Director, Producer, Writer

Wilfried is a 31-year-old director. After cinema school in Paris, Wilfried created Hilldale to produce short films and ads. He won several awards in international short film festivals.

His films deal with family drama and black comedy. He is now working on feature film projects. His project include A birthday party (2010 )Problem is ( 2011), Deal ( 2012 ), After you (2013 ), Suzanne (2014 ), Right person for the job ( 2015 ). 

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Film Information


Director:  Wilfried Méance
Country: France
Year: 2015
Language: French w/ english subtitles
Runtime: 8 minutes

Credits


Writers: Loic Gaillard and Wilfried Meance
Producer: Wilfried Méance
Key Cast: Philippe Du Janerand and Pablo Pauly

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Tick Tock

Tick Tock (Tik Tak)

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Tick Tock (Tik Tak)

Directed by Zeynep Kocak

Short Narrative
Turkey | 9 minutes | 2015


An old man wakes up to a routine day with his cat, who is his only friend. After making his breakfast, while drinking his coffee near a window, he watches the street, people, and life. He wants to be inside this life like he used to be. Then he comes up with an idea to break this routine circle, and end his loneliness.



Tick Tock - Zeynep KocakZeynep Kocak
Director, Producer, Writer

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Film Information


Director: Zeynep Kocak
Country: Turkey
Year: 2015
Language: Turkish
Runtime: 10 minutes

Credits


Project Director: Jason Williams 
Creative Director:
Megan Kluck
Creative Technical Director: Adam Conarrde
Executive Producer: Brad Graeber
Storyboard:
Cem Ozuduru
Animation: Powerhouse Animation
Sound Design: Alician Okan
Original Music/Composer:  Burak Ekinil 
Assistant Director:
   Aksel Ozcan 
Public Relations:
Merve Kirsan  

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Walls Movie

Walls

Old School Short Slot


Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 12 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Thu Feb 25, 2016 – 5 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Walls

Directed by Miguel Lopez Beraza

Short Documentary
Spain | 10 minutes | 2014


If walls could speak, what would they say about their neighbors? A day in the life of Mr. Istvan and Ms. Magdi, neighbors for many years, is  narrated by the building of Budapest where both live. The walls surrounding them reveal their small passions, stories, and routines.



Walls - Miguel Lopez BerazaMiguel Lopez Beraza
Director, Producer, Writer

MIGUEL LÓPEZ BERAZA (Madrid, SPAIN, 03/27/1984) During the past two years he has participated in DOCNOMADS, a program of the European Union where 23 international directors have been selected to participate in a Master in Documentary. He has also studied photography at the EFTI School. Walls is his directorial debut.

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Film Information


Director: Miguel Lopez Beraza
Country: Spain
Year: 2014
Language: Spanish
Runtime: 10 minutes

Credits


Producers: Making Doc Producciones, S.L.
Executive Producers: Silvia Venegas,  Juan Antonio Moreno
Cinematography: Miguel López Beraza
Camera Assistant: János András Nagy, Marko Sipka
Narration: András Der
Editors: Miguel López Beraza, Marko Sipka, Nayeem Mahbub
Music: Nayeem Mahbub


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