Your hidden personal life seems adventurous and exciting, but the earthquake will occur and reveal everything.
Be Right Back – Lucie Guest
Canada – 6:30
After an incredible first date, Riya and Eric spend five postcoital minutes apart in the name of UTI prevention.
Commodity City – Jessica Kingdon
USA - 10:43
Co-presented with Hot Docs. An observational portrait into the mundane and kaleidoscopic daily experience of those who work at the world’s largest wholesale consumer market: the Yiwu Markets in China.
Chandra – Asmita Shrish
Nepal – 15:00
Co-presented with the South Western International Film Festival. A young boy walks through earthquake-hit Kathmandu with his grandfather, to visit his mother and new-born sibling in hospital, unsure of what may be waiting for them once they arrive.
Fears - Nata Metlukh
Canada – 2:08
Fears become physical animated manifestations and visible constant companions of their owners, challenging the lives of the people they surround.
Urban Audio Spectrum – Marina Schnider
Germany – 3:43
In this experimental musical portrait, Berlin comes to life through audio and video manipulation, bringing a new way to see and hear the sounds of a city.
Semele – Myrsini Astridou
Cyprus – 13:00
Semele will do anything to spend some time with her long absent father. A school note becomes just the excuse for her to visit him at his workplace, where her presence highlights their fragile relationship.
Cave Small Cave Big – Joële Walinga
Canada – 10:27
Conceptualized, written, and storyboarded by two five-year old children, this surrealist portrait brings to life the imaginations and creativity of young minds as they explore the concepts of possession and loss.
Fantassút/Rain on the Borders – Federica Foglia
Canada – 15:00
A glimpse into the lives of the11,000 refugees who have been stranded for months in the Idomeni refugee camp on the Greek/Macedonian border.
A Night in Tokoriki – Roxana Stroe
Romania – 19:00
Co-presented with the Toronto Outdoor Picture Show. Inside a Romanian nightclub, the music sets the tone for an 18th birthday party that proves to have more emotion and surprises as they night goes on.