SHORTS PROGRAMME 3

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SHORTS PROGRAMME 3: THU 21 OCT, 4.30PM & SAT 23 OCT, 5.00PM

SHORTS PROGRAMME 3

CARRIER

Dir. Thomas Saville - 6:02 - English - UK. World Premiere

It’s business as usual for a deep space pilot until a strange anomaly hits her ship and knocks it off course.

JOCASTA

Dir. Natasha Arthur - 11:40 - Norwegian - Norway

Jacob meets an old friend that forces him to reconcile his past. JOCASTA is a Sci-Fi thriller that deals with the trauma of being abducted by otherworldly beings.

IN-FINITE

Dir. Alican Eren Kuzu - 3:27 - English - Germany

Long after mankind left Earth, two astronauts are rediscovering their ruins and reflecting on their own fate with those who abandoned it. A visual poem.

GIRL IN THE GALACTIC SUN

Dir. Heather Perluzzo - 10:45 - English - Canada.

The Gemini are a genderless alien species who have discovered they’ll become extinct if they don’t find a way to reproduce.

THE DESERT

Dir. Michael Dockery - 5:09 – Australia

Earth in a post-human age, where our creations are left to wander in desolation.

TODAY

Dir. Andrew Jaksch - 20:55 - English - Australia - UK Premiere

Today is November 19th, 1969, and this young successful couple find themselves in a vicious cycle, trapped within an impenetrable void.

ZEALANDIA

Dir. Bruno du Bois - 15:00 - English - New Zealand

In 2032, Zealandia has become the only virus-free country left on earth but at a high cost to its population due to intrusive medical regulations. But, could the bag carried by a fearless woman be the downfall of this oppressive state?

EDICUS

Dir. Uzo Oleh - 22:16 - English - United Kingdom - World Premiere.

When things go sour with Jason’s most powerful client, he knows his life is on the line. But a visit from his intuition claims to have the answers. But can Jason trust him?

THE HOST CELL

Dir. Joey Hamburger - 3:00 – US

Tilly is watching a Sci Fi show about space commanders trying to kill a Robotic Host Cell that has infected humans and turned them into robots. While she watches, her parents argue about about what to do with her degenerate grandfather who has become a burden on their lives.