Artificial World

Artificial World

Artificial World

Directed by Bas Jansen

International Short Short | 4 min | 3D Animation, Sci-Fi, Virtual Reality | UK

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In a world in which humans destroyed the planet and thereby killing almost all living organisms, the humans that are still left, decide to create an Artificial Intelligence computer to restore the balance on earth. The purpose of the computer is to create a new world. The computer gets more power and is acting like a creator. Do we want this? Is there still a place for humans? And do we trust the judgment of a machine? With my film, I want to make my audience aware of which way the world is going. Thereby comparing Science and religion, and Inquire if there is still a place for humans on this new world.

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Tue Aug 7th 12-4pm - McGillicuddy's
Wed Aug 8th 8pm - Film Salon

Exulansis

Exulansis by Lorem Ipsum

Exulansis

Directed by Melanie Weldon and Adrienne Johnson

Animation Short | 2 min | Experimental, Student | USA

Exulansis is a visual representation providing insight into the experience and symptoms of anxiety and borderline personality disorders. For those with these experiences, it can be difficult to translate the abstract and nuanced feelings into something relatable to others.

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Tues Aug 7th 12-4pm - McGillicuddy's
Fri Aug 10th 3:30pm - House of Independents

My Fear

My Fear by Manfred Lopez Grem 

My Fear

Directed by Manfred Lopez Grem 

International Documentary Short Short | 4 min | Drama | Mexico

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Born with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita, a rare condition that severely limits his movement, 15-year-old actor Diego Dávalos Amezcua plays himself in this heart-touching, mind-lifting short work, and shows us his world in his native city of Uruapan, Mexico.

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Tues Aug 7th 12-4pm - McGillicuddy's
Fri Aug 10th 3:30pm - House of Independents

Ready for a Baby

Ready for a Baby

Ready for a Baby

Directed by Anastasia Dyakova

International Short Short | 5 min | Animation | Australia

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A young woman in her thirties feels very happy and excited – she has a partner, everything in her life is under control, so now is perfect time to have a baby. It should happen very easy, natural, with love and fun and definitely soon, isn’t it?

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Tues Aug 7th 12-4pm - McGillicuddy's
Fri Aug 10th 3:30pm - House of Independents

Tapferkeit

Tapferkeit

Tapferkeit

Directed by Joseph Quinn

Movie Trailer | 2 min | Action | USA

During the WWII North African campaign, a German sniper of the Afrika Korps and a U.S. Combat engineer find themselves the sole survivors of a battle. They must reluctantly join forces to escape a marauding band of desert nomads and the unforgiving desolation of the Sahara desert. During their odyssey, the German relates the destruction of his country due to following their corrupt politicians. He regrets not stopping them before it was too late. It's a specter from the past that sadly parallels many aspects of our society today. The German soon realizes his own government is the real enemy of his people and struggles to find the courage (Tapferkeit) to stop them.

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Tues Aug 7th 12-4pm - McGillicuddy's
Fri Aug 10th 3:30pm - House of Independents

The Old Woman and The Sea

The Old Woman and the Sea

The Old Woman and the Sea

Directed by Wolfgang Purkhauser, Paul Vollet, Franziska Trast

International Short Short | 4 min | Animation, Comedy | Germany

Every single day an old fisherwoman takes her little fishing boat out to the ocean. One day she forgets to take along enough bait. So she tries to use a small fish she already caught to catch a bigger one. It’s working. The fisherwoman catches fish after fish, one bigger than the last until her greed gets out of control.

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Tues Aug 7th 12-4pm - McGillicuddy's
Wed Aug 8th 8pm - Film Salon