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Oct 2, 2018

Official Selection LIDF18

by Patrick Hazard

2 Angels | Ramazi Baranov | 2018 | Russia/India | 8min 
World Premiere

13 Seconds | Milad Tangshir | 2018 | Iran | 10min
World Premiere

14.26 CEST | Florinda Ciucio | 2017 | Belgium | 15min
UK Premiere

Access to Education for Afghan Children in Iran | Zohreh Arsanjoon | 2017 | Iran/Norway/Germany | 15min
UK Premiere

A Foster Child’s Story (Itinéraire d’un enfant placé) | Ketty Rios Palma | 2017 | France | 55min
UK Premiere

A Girl from Ouessant (Une fille de Ouessant) | Eléonore Saintagnan | 2018 | Belgium/France | 27min
UK Premiere
Best International Short Film Award, Visions du Réel, Paris

A Journey in Search of Abul Arabi (رحلة البحث عن ابو العربي) | Akram Elbezzawy | 2017 | Egypt | 12min

Armindo and the Dark Chamber (Armindo e a Camara Escura) | Tânia Dinis | 2017 | Portugal | 20min
London Premiere

As We Dig (Kazarken) | Guldem Durmaz | 2016 | Belgium/France | 90min

Back to Genoa City (Retour à Genoa City) | Benoît Grimalt | 2017 | France | 29min
UK Premiere
Quinzaine des réalisateurs (Cannes 2017)

Coda | Sean Leonard | 2018 | UK | 5min
World Premiere

Doel | Frederik Sølberg | 2018 | Denmark | 70min
London Premiere

Ebrahim | Elliott McKee | 2018 | Germany/New Zealand | 28min
London Premiere

Enzo | Serena Porcher-Carli | 2017 | France | 7min
UK Premiere
Jury Prize, RISC International Festival Marseille

Es Confuso | Matthew Bernard | 2018 | USA | 5min 
UK Premiere

Forget Everything | Nastia Korkia | 2017 | Cuba | 5min
UK Premiere

Freedom Fighters | Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy | 2017 | Pakistan | 33min
International Premiere

Fukushima and the Bats (Fukushima und die Mopsfledermaus) | Philipp von Becker | 2015 | Germany | 82min
UK Premiere

Hanaa | Giuseppe Carrieri | 2017 | Italy | 82min
UK Premiere

I’m Writing to You, my Love (Pisze do Ciebie, kochanie) | Magdalena Szymkow | 2018 | Poland/Slovakia | 26min
UK Premiere

In the Woods (Ins Holz) | Thomas Horat & Corina Schwingruber Ilić | 2017 | Switzerland | 13min
Best Documentary Short, La Guarimba International Film Festival, Amantea, Calabria 
Premio del Pubblico – Vanga d’Oro, Corto e fieno, Festival del Cinema Rurale, Ameno
‘The Rock Award’, 15th Asiana International Short Film Festival, International Competition, Seoul
Premio Mejor Cortometraje Documental , Soria International Short Film Festival, Soria
Best Non-Fiction Film, Flensburger Kurzfilmtage, im Wettbewerb, Flensburg 
Special Jury Mention, Promofest Short of the Year! Madrid 
Honorable Mention, Minimalen Short Film Festival, Competition, Trondheim 
Winner Official Documentary Section, XVIII Festival Internacional de Cine de Lanzarote

Koka, the Butcher | Bence Máté | 2018 | Germany | 38min
Best Film, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, USA
Best Documentary, Boston Short Film Festival, USA
Audience Awards, Viewpoint Documentary Film Festival, Belgium

Life Here | Hossein Fatemian | 2018 | Iran | 27min
European Premiere

Meant to Be … (Il a fallu…) | Julie Lingaud | 2017 | France | 14min
European Premiere

Meeting (Takimi) | Durim Kryeziu | 2018 | Kosovo | 25min
UK Premiere

Melting Souls (NORILSK, L’étreinte de glace) | François-Xavier Destors | 2017 | France | 87min
UK Premiere

Move Freely | Wynn Holmes | 2018 | Canada | 9min 
Short Film Corner (Cannes Court Metrage), Cannes 

Nights Out | Li Gong | 2018 | UK | 15min
London Premiere

Outsiders (Fuori Campo) | Collettivo Melkanaa | 2017 | Italy | 72min
UK Premiere

Passing Tides | Roisin Burns | 2018 | UK | 10min
UK Premiere

Piazza Vittorio | Abel Ferrara | 2018 | Italy/USA | 75min
UK Premiere

Picking up the Pieces | Sebastian Feehan/Josh Bamford | 2018 | UK/British Virgin Islands | 7min
World Premiere

Reflections of a Syrian Artist | Linda McDonald Cairns | 2018 | Syria | 8min
World Premiere

Sarabande | Kaltrina Krasniqi | 2018 | Kosovo | 36min
UK Premiere

Some of these Days | Vincent Förster | Germany/UK | 16min
World Premiere

Soulkeeper (Pour pas etre seul sta) | Theo Hoch | 2018 | France | 10min
UK Premiere

The Disciples – A Street Opera | Ramón Gieling | 2018 | The Netherlands | 90min 
UK Premiere

The Jacket | Will Berry | 2018 | USA | 3min
World Premiere

The Letter Painter (De Letterschilder) | Mirjam van Veelen | 2017 | The Netherlands | 11min
European Premiere

The Strawberry Place (El lugar de las fresas) | Maite Vitoria Daneris | 2013 | Italy/Spain | 90min
UK Premiere
Best Documentary, Festival de Cine Documental de ALCANCES
Jury Grand Prize, Best Documentary, International Festival of Italian Cinema, Annecy
Best Documentary, SguardiAltrove Milan
Best Documentary, Torino Film Festival, Turin 2 Angels | Ramazi Baranov | 2018 | Russia/India | 8min 

The Strongest Man of Berlin | Felix S. Hoffmann | 2018 | Germany | 9min
London Premiere

The Woman Who Turns into a Castle | Kathrin Steinbacher | 2018 | Austria | 4min
UK Premiere

To be a Torero | Inma de Reyes | 2017 | Scotland | 14min
World Premiere

To Duration (Canto alla Durata) | Didi Gnocchi | 2017 | Italy | 48min
UK Premiere

Wajd – Songs of Seperation | Amar Chebib | 2018 | Canada | 87min 
European Premiere
Volunteer Choice Award, DOXA Documentary Film Festival

Wonderful Losers: A Different World (Nuostabieji lūzeriai. Kita planeta) | Arunas Matelis | 2017 | Lithuania | 71min
London Premiere
Best Documentary, Warsaw Film Festival
Grand-Prix for Best Documentary, Minsk Listapad Film Festival
Audience Award, Minsk Listapad Film Festival
Best Documentary, Trieste Film Festival

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