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2015 MWFF Short Film Session #4 is Sunday, August 30th at 12pm!

Short Film Session #4

11 short films from around the world will screen during our fourth short film session for 2015 Mosaic World Film Festival on Sunday, August 30th at 12pm at the Nordlof Center in Rockford, IL. You can get your tickets online and in advance here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1887728 or at the box office during the event.

My Kingdom
MyKingdom_HDimage1An animated, musical, not-so-meditative meditation on the nature of personal space. For more on the film you can visit their facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/pages/My-Kingdom/158746047647895

Golden Shot
sonEl-0-00-00-00Rusty machines living in their small houses, imagine that the sun will come and take them to the sky someday. A small light, keeps them alive and dreaming. But one of the machines wants to see the sun itself and he has a plan for that.

Collision
Screen Shot 2015-08-29 at 12.40.43 PMAn experimental film that deals with dance, poetry, and the spoken word.

Wildflowers
Screen Shot 2015-08-29 at 12.41.31 PMA young man named Alex leads a hesitant Maddie into the wilderness with the promise of games. Their quest to find a wildflower gives way to something more sinister, as Alex’s intentions become increasingly more ambiguous and Maddie more anxious.

What We Did Before We Drank Cocoa Together
Cocoa5A film about friendship and the value of investing energy into it – because it is worth it. The friendship of the heroines is at risk because of a false accusation. How can you defend yourself when there is no one to stick up for you?

Alienation*
SorenAn animation-short about puberty, based on real life interviews with teenagers.

X
04X-100, one of the “X”s, is facing a crucial test determining his eligibility for being a qualified product.

Ardoyne
B-W_ireland012sA political event put to music & lyrics and set against footage from the 1972 documentary on ‘The Troubles’ in Ardoyne, Belfast, Ireland.

Elvin
elvinpic1A musician wonders around the Greek province. Returning to Athens he picks up a young girl.

PAWO
141109_PAWO_FINALV36231PAWO (Tibetan for “being brave”) is the magical adventure of a little toy figure, who finds herself in a curious world. Thanks to some strange companions, she gradually becomes aware of her strength and skills.

Clipped Wings
Screen Shot 2015-08-29 at 12.46.14 PMOn the journey to Eagle Scout, discrimination gets in the way. “Clipped Wings” tells the stories of those most affected by the Boy Scout’s ban on gay members.

(* = 2015 Awards Finalist)

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