Short Sci-fi Films from the iShorts

originální název Short Sci-fi Films from the iShorts
director various
cast various
year various
runtime cca 90 min.
country USA, GB, CZ
nosič HD
jazyková verze English with Czech subtitles


Roughneck (USA) / světová premiéra
Režie: Andrew Hardaway
Hrají: Jamie McShane, Derek Ray, Cynthia Addai-Robinson
Rok výroby: 2019
Délka: 14 min

Roughneck is a mind-bending exploration of memory and consciousness. In the near future, mankind lives in a world where advanced technology removes negative emotions from the human experience and replaces them with a vision of a perfect human existence. But when a decorated soldier loses his wife, he finds himself experiencing something that shouldn’t be possible… pain. After he can no longer hide his grief from the world, he is targeted as a dangerous outlier, who may hold the fate of society in his hands.

Cropped (UK)
Režie: Chris Thomas
Hrají: Annie Walker, Donovan Christian-Cary, Jethro Aukin
Rok výroby: 2015
Délka: 6 min

Cropped tells the story of a group of UFO enthusiasts on the hunt for proof of extraterrestrial existence at the site of one of rural Britain’s mysterious crop circles. As events unfold…

A Crimson Man (USA)
Režie: Mike Pappa
Hrají: Craig Stark, Daniel Clarkson, Eric VanArsdale
Rok výroby: 2017
Délka: 22 min

In a war-torn land of man vs. robot, a young runaway slave searching for his father must ally with a broken and battle-scarred war-robot or be hunted down by his brutal overseers.

Exit Strategy (USA)
Režie: Travis Bible
Hrají: Christopher O’Shea, Richard Kohnke, Lorna Street Dopson
Rok výroby: 2017
Délka: 15 min

A man in a time loop must work with his brother to prevent a catastrophic fire.

Hyperlight /Kanada/
Režie: Nguyen-Anh Nguyen
Hrají: Jeananne Goossen, Peter Shinkoda, Caroline Dhavernas
Rok výroby: 2018
Délka: 18 min

Two elite astronauts wake up in the abyss of space before managing to return to their stranded ship, where they discover the reason behind their mission's catastrophic failure.

Being Jacob (CZ) / světová premiéra
Režie: Tomáš Krejčí
Hrají: Prokop Pršala a Lea Skleničkova
Rok výroby: 2020
Délka: cca 15 min

16 years old Jacob is a fan of science-fiction and fantasy films that are an escape from his sad reality. One day he meets a mysterious girl who awakens miraculous abilities in him that can change this reality as he wants to… The film is made specially for the Future Gate festival.
Film vznika specialne pro festival Future Gate.

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