Short films programme
A selection of films that show how coming of age can be a scary experience.
Total running time 111min
One hot summer, life literally throws a curveball at Keven. Guided by his paraplegic baseball coach, he discovers pain, sex and love.
Dir Alexandre Dostie
A found footage short made with YouTube home movies that highlights the blurred line between private and public.
Dir Florencia Aliberti
Fais le Mort
Tom is 16 years old. He’s is bullied by Evan, who manufactures artisanal weapons. Having survived the spudgun, Tom avoids passing Evan’s place.
Dir William Laboury
16-year-old Andrea leaves her neighbourhood to attend a casting call for a porn movie.
Dir Simón Mesa Soto
In search of new experiences, two young friends decide to go to the local brothel.
Dir Juliette Klinke, Thomas Xhignesse
Get the Life
Alex, a transgender youth, has been struggling with a secret pregnancy.
Dir Ozzy Villazòn
Emboldened by a giant block party on the evening of their high school prom, a group of students enter the night with hope for the future.
Dir Ivete Lucas, Patrick Bresnan
A group of young girls take over a skate park. There, on the reclaimed ramp and with no boys around, they thrive.
Dir Jennifer Reeder