World Panorama 4

Station Žilina Záriečie: S1
Duration 78:57

A selection of films and music videos that just missed out by a hair’s breadth on being selected for the competition. These will be screened in the special World Panorama section.


directed by Katherine Sarpi

year: 2016
country: AU
duration: 04:26
Peg is an extremely lazy, compulsive hoarder who frequently attempts to re-invent her life but struggles to break free from her obsessive ways.

Melting Down / Sukoyaka Na Hizumi

directed by Takuto Katayama

year: 2015
country: JP
duration: 03:12
The fear of being ruined calmly without any conscience. Everybody is slowly but surely getting distorted.


directed by Nina Gantz

year: 2015
country: GB
duration: 09:20
Edmond’s impulse to love and be close to others is strong…maybe too strong. As he stands alone by a lake contemplating his options, he goes on a journey backwards through his life, and revisits all his defining moments in search of the origin of his desires.

Life in Patterns / Život ve vzorcích

directed by Vojtěch Domlátil

year: 2017
country: CZ
duration: 01:40
Growing up from perfect patterns. Tenderness, poorness and kitsch. Life in 12 frames per second.

Satie’s Parade / “Parade” de Satie

directed by Koji Yamamura

year: 2016
country: JP
duration: 14:12
A parade for three managers and four performers. Mixing quotes from French composer Erik Satie’s essays with Parade music, this is an animated re-creation of realist ballet images reaching beyond reality.


directed by Kai Stänicke

year: 2015
country: DE
duration: 15:06
Torn between a cold relationship with K. and her feelings for another woman, shy and insecure B. is heading for disaster. For too long she has suppressed her desire and lived a lie. But is it really too late for B. to follow her heart?


directed by Thibault de Fournas

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 01:17
In the summer of 2016 a video about unsatisfying situations was created: the frustrating, annoying, disappointing little things of everyday life that are so painful to live or even see.

Volcano Island / Vulkánsziget

directed by Anna Kata Lovrity

year: 2016
country: HU
duration: 09:00
A young, naïve female tiger is chased by an old, white male tiger on a magical island. At the beginning the tigress is unaware of her strong connection to the island and nature. She finally discovers her great, elementary force.


directed by Keiichi Matsuda

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 06:15
A concept film, presenting a provocative and kaleidoscopic new vision of the future, where physical and virtual realities have merged, and the city is saturated in media.


directed by Ollie Magee

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 03:22
A falling man finds peace in his fate as he learns to let go of emotion, sensation and his physical body. His impact on the city and people below is felt, if only for a brief moment.

Chromosome Sweetheart / Sensyokutai no Koibito

directed by Honami Yano

year: 2017
country: JP
duration: 04:55
An ex-couple in a café, a girl sucking her girlfriend’s hair, a running woman, a fleeing town, a little girl walking along the river. In this world, there are as many forms of love as there are people.

Big Bunny Again / Encore un gros lapin?

directed by Emilie Pigeard

year: 2015
country: FR
duration: 06:12
“Last summer, I went back to my family during a Sunday lunch. This allowed me to find my grandfather and the dog I had when I was a little girl. But something had changed.”