Get to know the short film: THE NINGYO, 27min, USA, Fantasy/Mystery

Playing at the December 2017 FANTASY/SCI-FI FEEDBACK Film Festival in Los Angeles

Posterningyo1lowA Faustian tale about losing oneself in the process of achieving our goals.

Episode One:
Professor Marlowe finds a piece of a map pointing to the place where the Ningyo, a mythical Japanese creature, could be found. The legend claims whomever consumes its flesh will attain remarkable longevity. He presents the project to his peers, who mock and dismiss him as a fraud. He decides to risk everything and go after the Ningyo on his own in hopes to bring to light what could be one of the greatest contributions to science. What he could not anticipate is that, in his search, he is confronted with a choice that puts the very foundations of his morality to the test.

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Audience FEEDBACK: PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER, 27min, France, Fantasy/Romance

PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER, 27min, France, Fantasy/Romance
Directed by Holy Fatma

In a surreal world, Lili, a 14-year-old albino, lives alone with her mother Claudie (50) who over-protects her from the outside world. Obsessed with her own appearance; Claudie regularly replaces aging parts of her face, alone in her operating lab, while Lili dreams of Lyesse, her 16 year-old handsome neighbor. But scared by so much love, Lyesse gently pushes her away. Devastated, she decides to operate his heart to understand why he doesn’t love her…

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Get to know the short film: PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER, 27min, France, Fantasy/Romance

Short Film Playing at the July 27, 2017 FANTASY FEEDBACK Film Festival

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In a surreal world, Lili, a 14-year-old albino, lives alone with her mother Claudie (50) who over-protects her from the outside world. Obsessed with her own appearance; Claudie regularly replaces aging parts of her face, alone in her operating lab, while Lili dreams of Lyesse, her 16 year-old handsome neighbor. But scared by so much love, Lyesse gently pushes her away. Devastated, she decides to operate his heart to understand why he doesn’t love her…

HOLY FATMA
Director
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    fantastic, drama, romance
  • Runtime:
    27 minutes 16 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 15, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    190,000 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    France
  • Country of Filming:
    France
  • Film Language:
    French
  • Shooting Format:
    RED
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2:35
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes