SCREENING #9

In accordance with current COVID-19 regulations, our screenings this year will accommodate only a very limited number of guests at the same time. For this reason we have decided to play every screening multiple times. Screening #9 includes 1 feature film and 4 short films. All films are English spoken and/or English subtitled.

Entry:

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Dates and times:

- Sunday 16 May 2021, 14:00 – 16:00   Get tickets 

- Monday 17 May 2021, 20:00 – 22:00   Get tickets 

- Sunday 23 May 2021, 12:00 -14:00   Get tickets 

Location:

Alfred Skull Art Gallery

Alpacastraat 29

9000 Ghent

Belgium

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*** (fish) (Poland)

by Filip Bojarski

Short film about consciousness. Running time: 00:02:00

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Llaves (Keys) (United States) by Mayra A. Flores, Nicholas Manting Brewer

A young mother, whose family is seperated by ICE, shares her story in this short animated documentary. As President Biden changes immigration policies, the film serves a requiem for families torn apart by America's immigration crackdown. Running time: 00:03:23

Llaves (Keys) (United States) by Mayra A

The Daydreamers (United Kingdom)

by Thomas Renckens

What if you're addicted to your own fantasy? 'The Daydreamers' takes a closer look at Maladaptive Daydreaming, a psychological condition discovered by professor Eli Somer. Protagonists Agatha and Jessica meet Somer on-camera, providing a moving testimony of their experience living a life cut off from reality. Running time: 00:33:00

Trailer

The Daydreamers (United Kingdom) by Thom

Forest (Ireland)

by Dermott Burns

‘Forest’ is an experimental short film rendered using real-time graphics. Through contrasting a vibrant virtual paradise with a dark reality, the film reflects upon humanity’s ignorance of their destructive nature on earth; the innocence of youth and the indifference of adulthood. Running time: 00:02:48

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Boy from the blaze (Spain)

by Ignacio Acconcia

Aleixo Paz is The boy from the blaze: the survivor of a tragic car accident that left him with severe burnings all over his body. After years of darkness, Aleixo has grown strong and determined to achieve his dream of becoming a rapper and overcoming his fear, his anger and the tragedy that destroyed his family. Running time: 01:15:00

Boy from the blaze (Spain) by Ignacio Ac