The Things They Left Behind
& More Short Films
Category: Special Presentations
The following short films screen back to back as a collection, featuring:
After surviving the collapse of the World Trade Center where he worked during 9/11, Scott Staley suffers from severe depression and survivor’s guilt. A year later three things belonging to his deceased colleagues magically appear and haunt him.
While at home in her apartment with her own mother in Spain, a woman gets a phone call from her six-year-old son, who’s on holiday in France with his father. Every parent’s nightmare ensues.
Pedro has found a job. A rare occurrence in this period of crisis. That’s good news for him and his family. It’s true that the job is rather strange… But the important thing is to have a job… Isn’t it ?
Unfinished, 2017 (Mixed media) captures the decisive and inevitable moment in which an artist faces her greatest fear: to stop making art.