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Best Of International Shorts 3 – 2023

The 3rd of five programmes featuring the Best of International short films in competition.

Be uplifted, inspired and moved by the next generation of the world’s most talented filmmakers in competition for two Academy® qualifying awards; Best Short Live Action & Best Short Animation.

Screening: Mon 23 Jan, 6.30pm | Runtime: 112 mins | Classification: under 15 to be w/adult

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  • 11

    What happens in the heads of football players when they are about to take penalty kicks?

  • A Lien

    On the day of their green card interview, a young couple confronts a dangerous immigration process.

  • Pina

    In the 19th Century, in a Sicilian countryside village, the young Pina holds the power to regenerate the land. With each harvest, the village is prey to shameless mafia looting. Pina’s encounter with the mafia chief will plunge the hamlet into an era of starvation, endangering the destiny of the whole country.

  • 48 Hours

    After three years in prison, Nader is given a furlough to go home. He has 48 hours to become a father to his four year old daughter

  • The Flying Sailor

    Two ships collide in a harbour, an explosion shatters a city, and a sailor is blasted skyward. With ears ringing, blood pulsing and guts heaving, he soars high above the mayhem and towards the great unknown.

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  • Forever Young

    After the recent death of her mother, a young woman with Down Syndrome and her witty but aged father set off for holidays in Italy alone for the first time. The trip challenges their vacation and even their future life.

  • Born To Cry

    20 year-old Jules has felt three strong emotions, so he is punished and must choose his restraint – a mime or brass band – that will appear at each of his emotional excesses for one year.