Bonnie Moir, 9m, Australia
Dan secretly goes cruising area under a busy highway bridge. He meets the younger and much more more confident Paul, but their meeting is just the beginning of a much bigger secret.
Il Silenzio (The Silence)
Ali Asgari, Farnoosh Samadi, 15m, Italy/France
Fatma and her mother are Kurdish refugees in Italy. On their visit to the doctor, Fatma has to translate what the doctor tells to her mother but she keeps silent.
Jordan Nikolic, 15m, USA
A Yugoslavian boy attempts to escape his father’s domineering control.
Giovanni Autran, 11m, Cuba/USA
A series of intimate vignettes are woven together by the memories and dreams of people in central Havana.
Hannibal Mahé, 15m, France
Manu runs away from juvie. Outside, nobody pays attention to him.
Under the Sun
Yang Qiu, 19m, China/Australia
One incident occurs, two families tangle. There’s nothing new under the sun.