|KINO LUCERNA /Prague/||FR 16.2. 18:15|
|SÁL B. BAKALY
|TH 22.2. 18:00||MINIKINO
|SA 3.3. 18:00||KINO BESEDA /Pilsen/||SA 24.3. 20:30|
|original title||SCI-FI SHORTS FROM iSHORTS|
|runtime||cca 95 min.|
|language||various with Czech subtitles|
Proper sci-fi does not need a huge budget or endless footage. Don’t you believe us? Come to the festival and check out the selection of sci-fi shorts from iShorts and see. We have everything from robots, to cyborgs, to aliens.
I AM THE DOORWAY
Director: Robin Kašpařík / CZ / 15 min.
Short sci-fi horror based on the story by Stephen King. A first person POV perspective allows audience to get inside the head of an astronaut trapped in a spaceship, as a strange virus grows inside him, altering his mind. To save himself he must take drastic action.
EMBERS & DUST
Director: Patrick Biesemans / 11 min. / USA /
Embers and Dust focuses on the perspective of a young farm boy and his family, and how the night of Orson Welles’ dramatic broadcast of War of The Worlds unfolded for them.
Director: David Gaddie / 26 min. / USA /
A dying mother travels at near-light speed, bending time to watch her baby daughter grow up.
ROBOT & SCARECROW
Director: Kibwe Tavares / 15 min. / Velká Británie /
A love story between a robot and a scarecrow who meet and fall for each other at a summer music festival.
APOCALYPSE NOW NOW
Director: Michael Matthews / 8 min. / Jižní Afrika /
My name is Baxter Zevcenko. I’m sixteen years old and I’ve killed people. Lots of people. At least, they tell me they were people. They looked more like monsters to me.
BLADE RUNNER: BLACK OUT 2022 R
Director: Shinichirô Watanabe / 15 min. / USA /
In 2022, a powerful weapon causes a global blackout that has massive implications all over the world.
Total lenght: 90 minut.