Short Films for Teens only
Runtime: 103min. | Recommended Ages: 12+
The films are screened under Greek subtitles
Shorts in this lineup:
I AM LEO
Fiction by Tanja*Tajo Hurrle I Germany I18min
Wide meadows, romping in the woods and building cabins. Leo (12) spends the autumn holidays with big sister Noémie and cousin Emil on Grandma Marlies' farm. However, when Leo is surprised by what Grandma Marlies calls big news, Leo faces an identity crisis. "I am Leo" immerses itself into the emotional world of a child who is on the way to discovering their gender identity. A film about expectations that overwhelm, about thoughts that restrict, and about the courage to find yourself.
Fiction by Jessica Hughes I
United Kingdom I 11min
A story of a family reconnecting in the age of social media. When surly teenager Elodie reluctantly visits her Grandad at his remote Icelandic cabin, her world is turned upside down when the WIFI dies, and she is forced to look up from her phone.