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International Short Films

  • The Platform Theatre (Moore Hall 102) Moore Hall, Central Michigan University Mt Pleasant, MI 48858 United States (map)

Dir: Various

Runtime: 110 min
Rating: NR

Feat
Genre: Various
Country/Language: (Netherlands, UK, Canada, France)

Showtime: 
Sunday, Feb 17 at 11:30am at The Platform, Moore Hall room 102, CMU

Featured Shorts:

Acide  (2018) Dir: Just Philippot   France

A disturbing cloud takes shape somewhere in the west, setting off a global panic.  

Foreign (2018)  Dir: Mark Pinkosh            UK

A stand-up comedian navigates the streets of London’s Soho, a first date, a secret struggle and the challenge of being a thirty-something lesbian buffeted by the sounds and bustle of the West End.

Something About Alex (2018)  Dir: Reinout Hellenthal     Netherlands

A young teenager develops a close friendship with his older sister's boyfriend, and must confront the depth of his feelings when the couple announces that they will be moving away

Mother’s Day (2018)  Dir: Alexander Desouza     Canada

Abner, a lonely 12 year old boy, lives in a quiet neighbourhood with his father. One morning upon befriending Freddie and Nathan, two young brothers who come to Abner's doorstep seeking his aid in making pancakes, Abner quickly gets plunged into a chaotic and messy journey faced with old memories of his mom and the unexpected pleasures in helping others.

Chose Mentale (2018) Dir: William Laboury         France

Ever since she became electro-sensitive, Ema lived isolated in her home, cut from the world. Her only link with the outside is mental, through her out-of-body experiences. But one day, two boys break into her house, thinking that they were burgling an empty house. This meeting will throw Ema into her fears and shake her certainties

Priority (2018)  Dir: Jovana Kovanovic     Serbia

A young, modish couple comes across an unconscious man near railroad tracks in the outskirts of the city. The two of them are in a hurry to get to an important event, and they have to decide what to do.

Tomatic (2018) Dir:  Christophe Saber    France

Three best friends, Jimmy, Samy and Sofi, have the trailblazing idea: to turn a chocolate dispenser into a pot-vending machine

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Father the Flame
Later Event: February 17
Supa Modo