Various | 2020 | 55’ | no cert | various
This shortlist celebrates the work of incredibly talented student filmmakers who submitted to this year’s Cardiff Mini Film Festival. A showcase of some upcoming figures to keep an eye on.
France | 2020 | 15’ | Thaddeus Christandl
A father, a mother and their daughter are trying to flee the country in the aftermath of a global pandemic. They meet a smuggler but the prices are too high and they only have enough for two passengers.
Turkey | 2020 | 14’ | Utku Çırak
When disaster strikes the village, its inhabitants try to break a curse through a series of strange rituals
Love of Words, Words of Love
UK | 2020 | 12’ | Fortis Simons
In a world where you pay for the words you speak, Eden, a young violinist with only a handful of words to her name, seeks to fulfil her sister’s final wish.
A Swimming Lesson from Dad
Hungary | 2020 | 14’ | Biró Melinda Ildikó
6-year-old Vivi is terrified of water. However, after her father’s swimming lesson she realizes there are more horrifying things in life than the children’s pool.
Cardiff Mini Festival Programme
Sunday 3 October
10.30am - Animation
12.10pm - Student Award
1.40pm - Music Videos and One Minute Wonder
3.15pm - Documentary
4.50pm - Low Budget
6.40pm - Welsh Film Award
8.05pm - Twisted Tales
9.00pm - Awards & Closing Party (First Space)
£6 / £4