The nominees for the European Short Film Award 2013 in three sets.
CHRISTOPH GIRARDET, MATTHIAS MÜLLER:
The body as a wound that never heals.
Ireland, United Kingdom 2013
A distraught woman doesnʼt want to be disturbed, but the doorbell keeps ringing.
A STORY FOR THE MODLINS
Una historia para los Modlin
After appearing in the film Rosemary’s Baby, Elmer Modlin ran away with his wife and his son to a distant land. Thirty years later, hundreds of the family’s intimate photographs appeared on a sidewalk, waiting to be found.
OMAR ROBERT HAMILTON:
THOUGH I KNOW THE RIVER IS DRY
United Kingdom, Palestine, Egypt, Qatar 2013
He has returned to Palestine. On the fraught road through the country he relives the choice that sent him to America and the forces of history now driving him home.
A journey through North Russia and Siberia where people have to cope with one of the world’s harshest climates. The line between life and death is so thin that it is sometimes almost nonexistent.