Fairyocious


Arc-FF

Fabien Ara | France | 2019 | 13’
Dialogues

French

Synopsis

SIMON : ”I want to be a girl, mommy.” Alma freezes. She doesn’t know how to react: from now on, her 8-year-old son wants to dress up like a fairy to go to school. She asks for help from her neighbors. Soon the whole building is debating on Simon’s choice for gender orientation.

Anna


Arc-FF

Dekel Berenson | United Kingdom, Ukraine | 2019 | 14’
Dialogues

Ukrainian

Synopsis

Living in war-torn Eastern Ukraine Anna is an aging single mother who is desperate for a change. Lured by a radio advertisement, she goes to party with a group of American men who are touring the country, searching for love.

Metastasises


Arc-FF

Felix Kalaivanan | Germany, Austria | 2018 | 9’
Dialogues

German

Synopsis

Paul is 8 years old and his mom is ill. Nobody tells him that, but he knows for sure. In the forest, he has built his own world, through which he can escape the gloomy mood at home, at least for a short period of his spare time.

Open Up, It’s Mom


Arc-FF

Nina Volova | Russian Federation | 2020 | 17’
Dialogues

Russian

Synopsis

Daughter’s trying to move from her mother’s house to start her own life as an adult. Mom takes it too hard, and one day she finds a new daughter in her garage. Mother and daughter neverending relationship circle.

Dry Leaves


Arc-FF

Ali Sohail Jaura | Pakistan | 2019 | 9’
Dialogues

Urdu

Synopsis

Zahida arrives at a home for the old, believing her son will take her back after a week. Hesitant and apprehensive, she meets Farhat, who is full of hope but as the story unfolds she realizes that the future might be different from her expectations.

Fairyocious

Fabien Ara | France

Anna

Dekel Berenson | United Kingdom, Ukraine

Metastasises

Felix Kalaivanan | Germany, Austria

Open Up, It's Mom

Nina Volova | Russian Federation

Dry Leaves

Ali Sohail Jaura | Pakistan