Norway, Denmark, Sweden /// 2016 /// 25 min
Varicella depicts the tender and trusting relationship between two sisters with a common dream: becoming a soloist ballet dancer.
Juanjo Giménez Peña
Spain /// 2016 /// 5 min
Luna and Diego are the parking lot security guards. Diego does the night shift, and Luna works by day. The film won the Short Film Palme d’Or in 2016.
Finland /// 2016 /// 17 min /// Medeia Oy, Marita Liulia
A short film about dance and death. In the second part of Liulia’s Dance of Death trilogy, a ballerina ends up in an accident and the life flashes before her eyes.
SEE | OBEY
Finland /// 2015 /// 14 min /// Susanna Leinonen Company
SEE | OBEY tells simultaneously three different narratives about human emotions, every day events and conflicts by physical expression and movement. The time is manipulated by cinematic means and slow motion gives new depth to the moments that happen in a blink of an eye.