Short Film Session #5
14 short films from around the world will screen during our fifth short film session for 2015 Mosaic World Film Festival on Sunday, August 30th at 3pm 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.
In a normal quiet Sunday, Dr. Evil Mantis attacted K-City unexpectedly with his gigantic claw, the entire city in panic and in danger. At the very critical moment, one young man stood out and fight the Dr. Evil Mantis. This is the moment for the hidden superhero, and his secret power is about to turn this chaos upside down.
Francine has been experiencing loss of memory and disorientation. She tries to carry on with her life by spending time with family and exploring a new romance. But when the symptoms become more and more severe, she will have to face reality and seek help.
My Pit’s the Pit
A creative short documentary interviewing and providing an inside-look at the unique, passionate, and under-appreciated percussion section (also know as the Pit) in the McLean Highlander Marching Band.
Mirage is a short hybrid 2D / 3D animation, which explores the essence of memory and its significance in our lives. Through beautiful illustrations, Mirage shows the serendipitous convergence of our memories in the formation of a man’s body.
Alegria: A Human Expedition
Alegria – A Humanitarian Expedition tells the story of an epic solo expedition across the Himalaya that changed the life of hundreds of people in need and reached millions around the world.
Intoxication is a personal story: An essay art film revolving around a crash depicted before, during and after. In the means of sounds, pictures and a strong personal narration we explore one man’s downfall and rise.
Lilla Vän Jag Vill Bo I En Husvagn*
A timelapse story of the urban human being. Portraits of people in Stockholm. The literal translation of the lyrics are “Little friend, I want to live in a caravan”. Music by Valsaland
The Principle of Synergy
Three filmmakers travel across the urban landscape and the province of Greece, trying to apply an own method about filming & editing. They simultaneously film, in the same locations, using three different cameras and then process the material together.
(* = 2015 Awards Finalist)