CT: Labia Mon 5, 6.45pm

JHB: Bioscope Sat 10, 5pm

Green Screen Gringo

Dir: Douwe Dijkstra
2016 Netherlands/Brazil 16min

From behind a portable green screen a foreigner explores Brazil’s streets creating playful encounters in what becomes a mixtape-portrait of modern day Brazil.

Jáaji Approx.

Dir: Sky Hopinka
2015 USA 8min

Audio recordings made by Hopinka’s father are paired with Hopinka’s voice and videos of places they have separately explored. Haunting sounds and songs in the Hočak language combine with evocative landscapes to create a profoundly personal encounter.

The Jungle Knows You Better Than You Do

Dir: Juanita Onzaga
2017 Belgium/Colombia 20min
Berlinale 2017 Special Prize, International Jury, Best Short

In this mesmerizing fusion of fiction, documentary and surrealism, two siblings roam the mystical landscapes of Colombia in search of their dead father’s spirit.

Lupus

Dir: Carlos Gomez Salamanca
2016 France/Colombia 10 min

In 2011, in Colombia, a security guard was killed by a pack of stray dogs. This experimental short is an abstracted account of the horrific event and explores the social and political backdrop of the housing project that the guard was patrolling.

Polonez / Polonaise

Dir: Agnieszka Elbanowska
2016 Poland 16min

In Aleksandrów Kujawski the director of the culture centre, the mayor, a priest and a poet seek Poland’s number one patriot. Entrants may express their patriotism in any creative form as long as it is their original work. Tensions run high when their patriotism is questioned.