The young rebel Sausais and the boys struggle with guilt after they accidentally burn a donkey due to irresponsible actions. To redeem their guilt, Sausais decides to carry out a mission – to save another donkey from slaughter. The guys act according to plan, but constantly face unexpected obstacles and incidents.
Director: Helmuts Bondars, 23 Y., Aloja, Latvia
D.o.P.: Artis Pārups
Editor: Helēna Viktorija Ozola
#26 Dansa min Docka | Dance my Doll
Animation, 2022, 15:00 min
Worried asylum seekers, angry activists, and obedient case workers in an equally wonderful and sharp stop-motion film about people who are all caught in the bureaucratic claws of the Swedish migration agency.
Director: Jasmijn Kooijman 24 Y., Lidingö, Sweden
D.o.P.: Jasmijn Kooijman
Editor: Jasmijn Kooijman
#27 Ever Clean Paws | Ever Clean Paws
Noir, Comedy, 2022, 07:06 min
Detective Panther faces his first unsolvable case. In his quest to find the bones of the victim he must face his most fierce enemies. One of which is the prowling Mister Cat.
Director: Hampus Pettersson, 22 J., Falun, Sweden
D.o.P.: Hampus Pettersson
Editor: Hampus Pettersson
Drama, Comedy, 2021, 17:09 min
A sliding door begins to jam in the hospital’s reception area, and newly hired nurse Marina is trying to find someone who can fix it, but her efforts are in vain. Soon the door causes chaos in the hospital, which may or may not have been.
Director: Paulius Stankevičius, 25 Y., Anykščiai, Lithuania
D.o.P.: Lina Margaitytė
Editor: Paulius Stankevičius
#29 Havnesjefen| The Harbourmaster
Animated documentary, 2022, 07:17 min
“The Harbourmaster” tells the true story of its titular swan, and of how he went from a beloved small town icon to a wanted criminal.
Directors: Mia L. Henriksen, Konrad Hjemli,24 Y., Volda, Norway