A newcomer to indie film making, I have been playing around with photography for a few years now and have found myself led into the film making world as a natural progression to to this. Behind the camera I’m enjoying learning Steadicam techniques – though I’m still a beginner. I have also completed a couple… Continue reading Director Biography – David Lawson (A CLOCKWORK HEART)
LogLineA passionate innovator explores the complexities of human emotion as he refuses to accept that his daughter is all that she can be. SynopsisThrough the lens of an 18th century steampunk protagonist, Abigail contemplates life and love through the stories told by her father. Living in almost complete seclusion, Abigail knows nothing of true connection.… Continue reading Short Film: A CLOCKWORK HEART, 14min., UK, Fantasy
Matteo Mascotto starts to study cinema in Florence – city in which he starts to direct his first video, starting from 2013. In 2015 he moves to Rome to start and work in big cinema sets.
A young girl, after a car accident during which she looses memory, lives locked in a room. Her father is trying to understand if she is able to find memories back, trough out a series of experiments. As soon as the daughter understands that she will probably never exit that room, she obliges her father… Continue reading Short Film: MIA, 19min., Italy, Fantasy/Sci-Fi
A story from the past, yet about a futurethat feels frighteningly similar to ours,where even a simple walk at night can become abnormal. Project Links Website Instagram
With Mexican and Guatemalan roots, Andrés is an independent filmmaker, who at a young age, has already been part of several indie film productions in Vancouver and in Mexico City. With a bachelor’s degree in Communications & Digital Media, he won a scholarship to study at the Vancouver Film School in 2019, where he studied… Continue reading Director Biography – Andres Garza Escobar (IN PARADISE)
“While fleeing from an apocalyptic mist, Ana and Adam are forced to confront an eternal dilemma: to keep running or to cherish what’s left.” Living on the run for several months after being forced to flee from a poisonous mist, a once-envied couple ANA and ADAM are on the verge of exhaustion; in their distressed… Continue reading Short Film: IN PARADISE, 13min., Canada, Sci-Fi/Drama
CHEN Yu Born in 1978 in Hangzhou, China. In 2007, he obtained his DNSEP communication and multimedia option (video, documentary) at the Beaux-arts de Saint Etienne in France. Since 2008, Chen Yu has been a full professor at the China academy of art (Hangzhou) in the cinema option. From 2008 to 2009, he also completed… Continue reading Director Biography – Yu CHEN (RED BEAN)
An individual who is suffering from the obsessive-compulsive disorder and forced to migrate to outer space, he misses his mother and homeland. However, the only response to his calling his mother is an endless busy tone.
AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS: Best Short Film: THE CAGE Best Direction: THE ADVENTURES OF THE GRAY HAT HACKER Best Performances: THE GRAY Best Cinematography: IKARUS Best Sound & Music: PL8o Theme of night: Connecting in a unique way NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private. Watch the… Continue reading HIGHLIGHTS, WINNERS & VIDEOS: JUNE 2021 SCI-FI/FANTASY FEEDBACK Film Festival