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Non-competitive / Back to School. Łódź Film School SCH

Ой матінко!

Title
Oh Mother! (Ой матінко!)
Director
Paulina Ziolkowska
Duration
00:12:15
Country
Poland
Year
2017

Mother and son are changing places and roles constantly: once, the mother is an adult, sometimes son matures and takes care of suddenly childish mother. The arrangement works fine, until the boy decides to escape from under the skirt of the overprotective mother and start an independent life.

Хащі

Title
Thicket (Хащі)
Director
Adrianna Matwiejczuk
Duration
00:04:10
Country
Poland
Year
2017

Young girl is struggling with extreme shyness. One day she receives a phone call from a distant friend and decides to give herself one last try in overcoming her fears. What is more - when the protagonist is stressed, her body starts to get covered with plants.

Подорож до чарівного водоспаду

Title
Journey to the magic waterfall (Подорож до чарівного водоспаду)
Director
Bogna Kowalczyk
Duration
00:13:00
Country
Poland
Year
2018

Sentimental journey through vintage game aesthetic with a dark-comedy and fairy-tale vibe. Our character has a pitiful life. He works in a petrol station selling burned hot-dogs and coffee from a broken coffee machine until one day... he can make his biggest wish come true.

Шкіра

Title
Leather (Шкіра)
Director
Karolina Borgiasz
Duration
00:05:15
Country
Poland
Year
2018

Human skin is a leather cover for the interior. We will leave the covers just like abandoned coats in wardrobe.

Мій дивний старший брат

Title
My Strange Elder Brother (Мій дивний старший брат)
Director
Julia Orlik
Duration
00:12:31
Country
Poland
Year
2018

A movie about a specific relationship between a young woman who really wants to succeed in her working life and her eccentric brother. She is an unhappy workaholic. And his original behaviour is the cause of many uncomfortable situations in her workplace.

Будьте здорові!

Title
Bless you! (Будьте здорові!)
Director
Paulina Ziolkowska
Duration
00:04:45
Country
Poland
Year
2018

Everyone gets sick of everyone. But things become really bad when you get sick of yourself.

Втілення

Title
Incarnation (Втілення)
Director
Barbara Rupik
Duration
00:05:00
Country
Poland
Year
2017

Blood, dirt and flies above a dying corpse create a frightening atmosphere of decomposition. A short story of life and death takes place in this naturalistic, disgusting scenery. The mutual influence of these two phenomena is unavoidable, just like a correlation between a man and nature. Yet, someone will have to lose in this struggle for balance in nature.

Не в собі

Title
Beside Oneself (Не в собі)
Director
Karolina Specht
Duration
00:05:00
Country
Poland
Year
2016

One day, She notices, that something strange is going on with Him... It is a short animation film about confrontation between ideas of things and a real world. Do we live with real people, or only with our imagination of them?

Інший

Title
The Other (Інший)
Director
Marta Magnuska
Duration
00:05:00
Country
Poland
Year
2018

While waiting for the arrival of the mysterious newcomer, people keep on guessing who is he. The blurry vision of the stranger takes shape the way his presence feels almost real. The initial excitement of the crowd turns into anxiety.

Пуссі

Title
Pussy (Пуссі)
Director
Renata Gasiorowska
Duration
00:08:00
Country
Poland
Year
2016

A young girl spends the evening alone at home. She decides to have some sweet solo pleasure session, but not everything goes according to plan.

Ти просто перебільшуєш

Title
You are overreacting (Ти просто перебільшуєш)
Director
Karina Paciorkowska
Duration
00:03:57
Country
Poland
Year
2018

An animated take on woman's place in contemporary world. Inspired by reality and the media.

Фаза швидкого сну

Title
REM (Фаза швидкого сну)
Director
Artur Hanaj
Duration
00:03:00
Country
Poland
Year
2017

REM: the stage of sleep which invokes dreams. The film attempts to depict these hypnagogic visions, which are presented without narration. Fragments of the unconscious overtake and dismantle one another, in the process obliterating the dream from memory.

Норма

Title
Norma (Норма)
Director
Agata Mianowska
Duration
00:07:00
Country
Poland
Year
2018

Two young girls are trying to fit into modern canons from beauty. Each of them is different in any skin. Norma and her neighbor try different methods to gain the feeling of self-acceptance.

Не втрачай голову

Title
Don't lose your head (Не втрачай голову)
Director
Karolina Specht
Duration
00:04:00
Country
Poland
Year
2015

A visual story about how easy it is to lose one’s head. A white head rolls slowly towards the centre of a black screen. One event triggers an avalanche of others. An abundance of thoughts, relations and connections leads to a tragic ending.

Я, тварина

Title
I, The Animal (Я, тварина)
Director
Michalina Musialik
Duration
00:06:00
Country
Poland
Year
2015

Two beasts attacked and killed a pig. They act innocent, but the past cannot be forgotten.

Танго жадання

Title
Tango of longing (Танго жадання)
Director
Marta Szymańska
Duration
00:05:22
Country
Poland
Year
2018

Tango is so much more than just desire – it can reveal our most intimate stories, innermost longings and needs, our secrets. Is it possible to find satisfaction and relief in this dance of constant longing?

MOLODIST 48 / Screening Program