Opening Night Gala: International Award Winning Shorts

Opening Night Gala: International Award Winning Shorts
Purchase Online
Thursday, August 24, 6:30 PM
Camelot Theatres
ONPROG
Date has passed.

Opening Night Gala: International Award Winning Shorts
94 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Sweden, Canada, USA, Norway, Ireland
Program: Opening Night Gala: International Award Winning Shorts

This year’s award-winners from the Cannes, Berlin, Clermont-Ferrand, Annecy and Worldwide Short Film Festivals, together with the recent winner of the European Film Awards for Best Short will be among the highlights of this spectacular evening dedicated to the art of being short. The evening kicks off in high style at the Camelot Theatres for the Opening Gala screening, followed by a festive poolside reception at the Hilton Hotel, featuring music, international goodies and libations.


Packaged Films...


The Danish Poet   

The Danish Poet
Canada, 2006, 15 min.
Can we trace the chain of events that leads to our birth? Is our existence just coincidence? Do little things matter?... more



Mother   

Mother
USA, 2006, 17 min.
A beautifully tragic and darkly comic story of the odd encounter between a self-involved past-her-prime socialite and a young woman who lives inside a van parked in front of the luxury hotel where the socialite arrives with her baby in tow.... more



Never Like the First Time (Adrig som första gången!)   

Never Like the First Time (Adrig som första gången!)
Sweden, 2006, 24 min.
Four people each tell the story of their first time. All their stories have one thing in common: it’s never like the first time!... more



Sniffer   

Sniffer
Norway, 2006, 10 min.
In a society where everyone has the ability to fly, the citizens anchor themselves to the ground via ‘gravitation boots’. One day a man decides he has enough and he’s going to attempt to challenge the status quo. He quits his job, loosens his bindings, and literally takes off.... more



Tragic Story With Happy Ending   

Tragic Story With Happy Ending
Canada, 2006, 8 min.
There are people who in spite of themselves are different from the rest. All they want to do is to fit in with the crowd.... more



Transaction   

Transaction
USA, 2005, 15 min.
Based on transcripts of an interview with an acutal prostitute working for over 22 years, Tranactions is a cinema verite-style depiction of the interaction between a seasoned call girl and her client.... more



Undressing My Mother   

Undressing My Mother
Ireland, 2005, 5 min.
A poignant documentary that explores a woman’s unique take on her overweight and aging body.... more



list all films
list all events

film & event schedule
s m t w t f s
24 25 26
27 28 29 30

browse films


search films