2016 Edition

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Program

Friday 7

APOLLO

1

17:00

S.E.I. (Scuola Educazione Immagine)

APOLLO

2

21:00

CortoinLoco – shorts from Emilia-Romagna region

Saturday 8

APOLLO

3

10:00

Special SPACE – animated shorts focusing on the theme: SPACE

APOLLO

4

11:00

Madrid en Corto – retrospective of Spanish shorts, in cooperation with Madrid en Corto

APOLLO

5

16:00

Focus Hungary – animated shorts from Hungary

APOLLO

6

17:00

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

7

20.20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

8

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

9

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Sunday 9

APOLLO

10

10:00

ANIMARE – animation for kids

APOLLO

11

11:00

ANIMARE – animation for kids

APOLLO

12

16:00

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

13

17:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

14

20:20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

15

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

16

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Monday 10

AUDITORIUM

17

9:30

11:00

NO+D2 – special programme for schools

BIBLIOTECA SAFFI

18

17:00

Experia – experimental shorts

APOLLO

19

20:20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

20

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

21

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Tuesday 11

AUDITORIUM

15

9:30

11:00

NO+D2 – special programme for schools

BIBLIOTECA SAFFI

22

17:00

Experia – experimental shorts

APOLLO

23

20:20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

24

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

25

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Wednesday 12

AUDITORIUM

15

9:30

11:00

NO+D2 – special programme for schools

CAMERA COMMERCIO

10:00

CineWorker + Meeting

BIBLIOTECA SAFFI

26

17:00

Experia – experimental shorts

APOLLO

27

20:20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

28

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

29

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Thursday 13

AUDITORIUM

15

9:30

11:00

NO+D2 – special programme for schools

CAMERA COMMERCIO

10:00

CineWorker + Meeting

APOLLO

30

20:20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

31

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

32

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Friday 14

AUDITORIUM

15

9:30

11:00

NO+D2 – special programme for schools

CAMERA COMMERCIO

10:00

CineWorker + Meeting

APOLLO

33

20:20

COMPETITION Animalab – international animation & experimental shorts

APOLLO

34

21:15

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

APOLLO

35

22:30

COMPETITION Movie / Cortitalia – international fiction & docs / Italian shorts, any genre

Saturday 15

CAMERA COMMERCIO

10:00

CineWorker + Meeting

APOLLO

17:00

SPECIAL

AUDITORIUM

21:00

Award Ceremony/Party

Sunday 16

APOLLO

36

10:00

Focus Czech Republic – Czech animated shorts, in cooperation with Visegrad Animation Forum

APOLLO

37

11:15

EuroShort – selection from the EuroShort Network

APOLLO

38

15:00

Vito Palmieri – retrospective of Italian shorts

APOLLO

39

16:30

Atrium – thematic programme

APOLLO

17:30

Concert

APOLLO

40

18:30

Winners – screening of the winners of the main categories

APOLLO  – Via Mentana 8 AUDITORIUM – Via Flavio Biondo 16 BIBLIOTECA SAFFI – Corso della Repubblica 75 CAMERA COMMERCIO – Corso della Repubblica 5
(competition) – MOVIE – International Films – Fiction & Documentaries
56 Spain Marco Huertas
9 Days – From my Window in Aleppo Netherlands Floor van der Meulen, Thomas Vroege
Acabo de tener un sueño Spain Javier Navarro
Am Fenster Germany Leonhard Kaufmann, Tim Ellrich
Amal Morocco Aïda Senna
An American Short Story France Antony Renault 
Átváltozás Hungary Zoltán Nagy
Balcony UK-England Toby Fell-Holden
Beat Around the Bush Canada Brianne Nord-Stewart
Bitchboy Sweden Måns Berthas
Boat People Germany Paul Meschùh
Boiler South Korea Young-A Lee
Camille Luxembourg Julien Becker
Catalina y el sol Argentina/France/Germany Anna Paula Hönig
Complices Belgium Mathieu Mortelmans
dark_net UK-England Tom Marshall
Des millions de larmes France Natalie Beder
Du bout des doigts Belgium Basile Vuillemin
El Adiós Spain/USA Clara Roquet
Espagnol Niveau 1 Uruguay  Guy Dessent
Fat Boy Never Slim Thailand Sorayos Prapapan
Glasshus Norway Erik Ivar Sæther, Nicolai Berg Hansson
Hasta que la celda nos separe Puerto Rico Mariana Emmanuelli, Joserro Emmanuelli
Hilde Germany Felix Knoche
Juliet France Marc-Henri Boulier
Jungwild Austria Bernhard Wenger
Kalanta Greece Thanos Psichogios 
La Laine sur le dos France Lotfi Achour
La nuit je m’ennuie France Jonathan Kluger
La Voce Canada David Uloth
Le Dernier Raccourci France Peter Dourountzis
Le Mur Belgium Samuel Lampaert
Madam Black New Zealand Ivan Barge
Mother Georgia Rati Tsiteladze 
Out of the Village USA Jonathan Stein
Picnic Croatia Jure Pavlović
Réplique France Antoine Giorgini
Sabine France Sylvain Robineau
Semele USA Myrsini Aristidou
Sonar Iraq Mohammad Salam
Sous X France Sébastien Gabriel
The Sniper of Kobani Netherlands Dosky Reber
The Swelling Germany Tom Bewilogua
The Trolleybus-Man Lithuania Jonas Trukanas
Þú og ég Iceland Ása Hjörleifsdóttir
Up the Hills; Down the Valley Vietnam Tran Phuong Thao
Violence en Réunion France Karim Boukercha
Water Bedouins Turkey Ömer Güneş, Yavuz Pullukcu
Zero Spain David Victori
(competition) – ANIMALAB – International films – Animation & Experimental
“Parade” de Satie Japan Koji Yamamura
Accidents, Blunders and Calamities New Zealand James Cunningham 
All Rights Reserved Israel Anael Resnick, Laila Betterman
Arco e Frecce France Francesco Vecchi
At the Mouth of Summer Japan Liu Xinxin 
Beach Flags France Sarah Saïdan
Child Germany Viktor Stickel, Iring Freytag
Dans les eaux profondes France/Canada Sarah Van Den Boom
Dent de lleó Spain Jorge Bellver
Dernière porte au sud Belgium Sacha Feiner
El último jaguar Mexico Miguel Anaya Borja 
Foreign Body Poland Marta Magnuska
Go to City ELE China Wenyu Li 
H Recherche F France Marina Moshkova
How Long, Not Long Denmark Uri Kranot, Michelle Kranot
Islander’s Rest Switzerland Claudius Gentinetta, Frank Braun
It Russia Buto Genadzi
Jura Jurassique Switzerland Lucas Zbinden
Kovbojsko Slovak Republic David Štumpf
L’arbre France Lucie Sunková
Lato 2014 Poland Wojciech Sobczyk
Love Hungary Réka Bucsi
Lucens Switzerland Marcel Barelli
Manoman UK-England Simon Cartwright
Mr Sand Denmark Soetkin Verstegen
No-Go Zone Belgium Atelier Collectif
Pesarak Iran Mona Abdolah Shahi
Poke Iran Faruq Samani 
That’s Mine! Iran Maryam Kashkoolinia
The Edge Russia Alexandra Averyanova 
The Empty France Jeong Dahee
The Switchman Iran Mehdi Khoramian
Trial & Error Germany Antje Heyn
Vučje igre Croatia Jelena Oroz
Yöperhonen Finland Annika Dahlsten
(Competition) – CORTITALIA – National Films
A metà luce Italy Anna Gigante
Bellissima Italy Alessandro Capitani
Dalila Italy Magda Guidi
Djinn Tonic Italy Domenico Guidetti
Dove l’acqua con altra acqua si confonde Italy Gianluca Magiasciutti, Massimo Loi
E’ accaduto in città Italy Noemi Pulvirenti
Finché c’è vita c’è speranza Italy Valerio Attanasio
Il mio cane si chiama Vento Italy Peter Marcias
Il sarto dei tedeschi Italy Antonio Losito
La banda del catering Italy Matteo Gentiloni
La patata azzurra Italy Nicola Piovesan
La slitta Italy Emanuela Ponzano
L’essenza Italy Laura Plebani
L’orlo Italy Francesca Sambataro
Luce  Italy Marco Napoli
Monza Violenta Italy Gabriele Cesana
Né leggere né scrivere Italy Edoardo Ferraro
Non senza di me Italy Brando De Sica
Nur Italy Andrea Brusa, Marco Scotuzzi
Per Anna Italy Andrea Zuliani
Polchinski Italy Astutillo Smeriglia
Quello che non si vede Italy Dario Samuele Leone
Semiliberi Italy Matteo Gentiloni
The Ballad of the Homeless Italy Monica Manganelli
Tra le dita Italy Cristina Casini
(competition) – ANIMARE – international films – Animation for kids
5 Ways to Cut Down a Tree  Spain Xavi Segura
Alike Spain Rafa Cano Méndez, Daniel Martínez Lara
Catch It France Bar, Demaret, Forner, Marty, Robyn, Soler
Kong Fu France Fuentes, Gratteplanche, Renard, Smith, Tolman
La Vague France Carquillat, Ghoreishi, Gomez, Jeannin, Sudre
Le Château de Sable  France Deleau, Foncelle, Goudal, Paris, Robert
Le Petit Cordonnier France Alais, Bonvard, Carlier, Cislo, Lefebvre, Lim, Mariotte, Nawfal. 
Light Gulper Taiwan Wan-Yu He
Neïla France Bellot, Desoutter, Fernandes, Lahaeye, Langou, Tabar, Vezzoli, Zhang
O+AB- Iran Reza Hadiani 
Peculiar Costa Rica Daniela Lizano Villabos, Viviana Mora Sánchez
Rupee Run USA Tarun Lak 
Shush Germany Friederike Trunzer
Sugar Rush France Reno Armanet 
The Short Story of a Fox and a Mouse  France Chaix, Jean, Jourdan, Pillier, Roger
Wildlife Crossing! Czech Republic David Tousek
(Out of competition) – NO+D2
Apple China Li Guanyu
Beyond Italy Manuele Mandolesi
Border Italy Paolo Zucca
Changeover Iran Mehdi Alibeygi 
Full Color Iran Ario Saffarzadegan
Gunshot France Jérôme De Gerlache
Habitat Switzerland Marcel Barelli
Illustrate Your Life France Thibault Castan
Masso Awoo UK-England Duncan Senkumba 
One Day in July Italy Hermes Mangialardo
One Minute Art History China Cao Shu
Portero automático Spain Sergi Martí
Relaxatron 5000 UK-England Andrew Brand
Seed of A Nation -2 India Jyotsna Puthran 
Stuck USA Benoit Mannequin
Sulla stessa barca Italy Giuseppe Torrisi
The Belief Iran Amir Vahedi
Zoe USA Lee ChiHyun
Zoet Slapen Netherlands Andries Wijnker
Zusammen Eins Germany Markus Wende
(Competition) – CORTOINLOCO – Authors from Romagna
#IBambiniSperduti Italy Alessandro Benedetti
Camper Italy Alessandro Tamburini
Centro Barca Okkupato. La Mediazione Italy Adam Selo
Il segreto della nascita dei nodi Italy Werther Germondari, Maria Laura Spagnoli
Il Sentimento Italy Leo Canali
Il sogno di Giulia Italy Luigi Schiavoni
La fôla dal 3 uchìni  Italy Claudio Tedaldi
Poesia Italy Vittorio Nava
Solitudine On Demand Italy Luca Zambianchi
Ulisse Italy Silvia Bigi
Un taglio nuovo Italy Luca Sartini, Andrea Ravalli

MOVIE – international fiction & documentaries

Balazs Simonyi (Hungary)
Balazs Simonyi (1980, Budapest) graduated in Literature & Film, and is currently completing his PhD in Art Theory.
He has been working as a freelance filmmaker since 2002 with many works of international success. His films have been screened at major festivals, from Cannes and Karlovy Vary to Clermont-Ferrand and Cracow, from Aspen and St. Louis to Seattle and Vancouver. His upcoming feature-length documentary ULTRA will be premiered in fall 2016, coproduced by HBO Europe.

Ekin Asar (Turkey)
Ekin Asar was born in Ankara. After graduating from high school in İzmir, she moved to İstanbul. She studied cinema at the University of Galatasaray. She had filmmaking education in New York Film Academy. She worked as an assistant director for a feature film called Çağrılan. She worked as an International Coordinator in 15th İzmir International Short Film Festival. She has been working for Film Hafızası for over a year as a supervisor of Discovery Department. She shot several short fiction films and documentaries.

Tsanko Vasilev (Bulgaria)
His master degree in Culture Management and Audiovisual Communication follows his Bachelor in Cinema and TV Directing, which made him a desired lecturer for festivals like BEGINNING International Festival of Debut & Students Film (St. Petersburg, Russia), BACKUP Kurzfilm Festival (Weimar, Germany), Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival (Bristol, United Kingdom), ALTERNATIVE Film/Video Festival (Belgrade, Serbia), PLATFORMA VIDEO International Digital Film Festival (Athens, Greece), MILANO FILM FESTIVAL (Milan, Italy).
He is the founder and director of IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival (Sofia, Bulgaria).

Pilar García Elegido (Spain)
Director, producer, and screenwriter of short films and documentaries. In 1999, she receives the Goya Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject) with Confluencias. Her short documentaries Positivoand Ventanashave been nominated by Academia de Cine in 2000 and 2016, respectively.
Since 2003, she has been working as film office advisor at Comunidad de Madrid. She organizes and coordinates events like Semana del Cortometraje of the Comunidad de Madrid or Ventana del Cine Madrileño.
She is also a writer, and her blog is: www.lacalledelavida.com

 

ANIMALAB – international animation and experimental shorts

Bruno Tondeur (France)
Bruno Tondeur wishes he lived in a world where Sangoku would exist for real, and where artistic budgets wouldn’t be reduced by the state to increase the ones of armament.
Bruno studied illustration in Saint-Luc and animation in La Cambre.
He has directed three short films awarded in various festivals around the world. He also co-founded TABASS co. studio, a collective of five animators based in Brussels, Belgium. They make commission films, advertisement, TV series and animated short films.

Michal Procházka (Czech Republic)
Michal Procházka (1975) is a Czech animation producer, festival programmer, traveler and organizer, living currently in Seoul, Korea. He is a founder of Visegrad Animation Forum (VAF) – a regional educational, promotional and industry platform for the support of animation production – that is organized annually by professionals associations from Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary or Slovenia. He is living in Seoul, where he also teaches animation and project development at local universities (for ex. KARTS Seoul).

Andrea Martignoni (Italy)
Italian performer, sound designer, historian and distributor into the field of Animation. He works closely with The Animation Workshop School in Viborg and collaborates with several international festivals with master classes, workshops, lectures on topics related to animation and soundtrack. He is often invited to international juries and selection committees throughout the world. He carries out workshops together with Basmati B.C. and OTTOmani Cultural Association and he is active in promoting the Italian animated film internationally.
He curated with Paola Bristot ANIMAZIONI, a DVD collection about Italian contemporary animation.

Elisa Giovannelli (Italy)
Elisa Giovannelli is in charge of the Education Department “Schermi e Lavagne” of Cineteca di Bologna, organizing all year long classes on the history and language of film, screenings for schools, workshops, guided visits, contests for students, training initiatives for teachers, film clubs for children during the weekend, and meetings with the film industry professionals. During the festival “Il Cinema Ritrovato”, every year Schermi e Lavagne organizes the seminar of the European network Europa Cinemas on the strategies to develop the participation of young audiences.

 

CORTITALIA – national shorts, all genres

Jacopo Chessa (Italy)
Jacopo Chessa (Turin, 1973). A film historian by training, he has focused in particular on French cinema of the 1950s and 1960s. He has published two books and several articles, he has taught at Université de Paris III – Sorbonne nouvelle and collaborated with the Italian Resistance Movement National Film Archive. In 2010, he founded in Turin the production company Prime Bande together with Andrea Spinelli. Since the beginning of 2014, he is the director of Aiace Nazionale and of Centro Nazionale del Cortometraggio, film archive and promotion agency for the Italian short films.

Lu Pulici (Brazil)
Lu Pulici was born in 1963 in Descalvado, Brazil, and lives in Pennabilli (RN). He qualified as an architect at Universidade Católica de Santos in Brazil, and graduated as a film director from Centre d’Estudis Cinematogràfics de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. From 1993 to 2001, he worked as Art Director in the Spanish film industry for various productions of both short films and features. He also made three short films produced for Centre d’Estudis Cinematogràfics de Catalunya.
In 2015, he created the film production company 22S Productions.

 

Vito Palmieri (Italy)
Vito Palmieri graduated in 2004 in Film Theory from DAMS in Bologna. His short film Tana libera tutti (2006) receives acclaim both from the audience and the critics, with over fifty awards. In 2011, he approaches documentaries with Il Valzer dello Zecchino – Viaggio in Italia a tre tempi. In 2012, he directs the short Anna bello sguardo and in 2013 Matilde. Since the academic year 2014/15, he is a contract professor at the “Multimedia and Audiovisual Workshop” of the CITEM degree course, University of Bologna. In 2015, he shoots the documentary Le pareti di vetro and in 2016 he works on his first feature See you in Texas, produced by Ascent Film.

 

ANIMARE – international animated shorts for kids

Junior Jury
The Junior Jury is formed by 100 children aged between 4-13 and chooses the winner of the ANIMARE section.
During “screening duels” of two films at a time, the jury members have watched the 16 finalists, using special plastic caps to express their preferences. On Saturday 9th July 2016 in Cesenatico (FC), the jury members gathered in the charming square of Piazza delle Conserve to choose the winner.
All children forming the jury have received a certificate of participation.

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