interfilm Festival

Delicacies

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Social media is booming and we're giving in to the frenzy: Get your love-app and become entangled in the systems' hotlines! Cut your ear off and stand out in the crowd! Keep your friends under surveillance and cast a glance into the future! All privacy issues aside: we like it! - The programme in november also gets screened at the monthly interfilm www.shortsattack.com

Screening

12.11.2013, 21:00 h, Babylon - Kino 3
16.11.2013, 16:00 h, Babylon - Kino 2

One Moment Please

One Moment Please

Director(s): Maarten Koopman

Netherlands, 2011

6:00 min

Genre: Animation

Dialogues: English

Subtitles: no subtitles

Can the automated recordings on telephone wait loops drive someone crazy? The sketches drawn by a man while on hold offer clues.

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Director(s): Philipp Scholz

Germany, 2012

4:30 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: German

Subtitles: English

Paul is constantly connected and can't live without his smartphone. But on his lucky day he should have thought about leaving it at home.

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Überwachungsstaat – Was ist das?

Überwachungsstaat – Was ist das?

Director(s): Manniac

Germany, 2013

11:00 min

Genre: Animation

Dialogues: Deutsch

What is a surveillance state? A comprehensive explanation.

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2-way

2-way

Director(s): Sebastian Lindblad

Sweden, 2013

11:00 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: Swedish

Subtitles: English

A Skype window can only show a small part...of a room, or a personality.

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Friend Request Pending

Friend Request Pending

Director(s): Chris Foggin

England, 2011

12:00 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: Englisch

Mary and Linda spend an afternoon discussing the pleasures, pitfalls and problems of wooing local choirmaster Trevor.

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Offline Glass

The Offline Glass

Director(s): Maurício Perussi

Brazil, 2013

1:30 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: Englisch

Brazilian barkeepers manipulate beer glasses in such a way that guests have no choice but to stop playing with their phones.

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Digital Dementia

Digital Dementia

Director(s): Verena Pfister, Oliver Christiansen

Switzerland, 2012

3:00 min

Genre: Animation

Dialogues: Englisch

Subtitles: -

Nothing is normal in this city, but everybody has one thing in common: they use smartphones and their apps.

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Sight

Sight

Director(s): Eran May-raz , Daniel Lazo

Israel, 2012

8:00 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: Englisch

Today, Google Glass. Tomorrow, Sight. What happens when every aspect of our lives has an app?

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Thursday

Thursday

Director(s): Milcho Manchevski

USA, 2013

1:30 min

Genre: Short Fiction

When a phone is window to all the world, it's easy to lose sight of what's happening right in front of you.

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MÉMORABLE MOI

MÉMORABLE MOI

Remember me

Director(s): Jean-François Asselin

Canada, 2013

14:30 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: Französisch

Subtitles: English

You think of me therefore I am. For Mathieu, social networks seem to be the only solution.

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97%

97%

Director(s): Ben Brand

Netherlands, 2013

8:00 min

Genre: Short Fiction

Dialogues: -

When you try to find love with a phone app, the search quickly turns into a hunt!

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