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Belmondo

Director: Annette Carle / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins / Festivals & Awards: Fantafestival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A little boy is standing with his mother in front of the toyshop „Belmondo“. He has a special wish. He would love to get a toy airplane from his mother. As she doesn’t want to fulfil his dream, he curses her and flees into a dream world with his own... Read more »

Comptine

Director: Damien Chemin / Country: France / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Dead by Dawn: Scotland's International Horror Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A truly scary film about Marie, a young baby-sitter, who is left alone in an unknown house by the strange parents of a child she's not introduced to. After several worrying events, she decides to uncover the true nature of this unseen child. (Source:... Read more »

Cry for Bobo

Director: David Cairn / Country: United Kingdom / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 10 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Frantic knockabout tragedy ensues when Bobo is sent to clown prison for committing a daring but silly crime. Can he escape in time to prevent his family from bringing shame on all clowndom? (Source: IMDB) Read more »

Day 26

Director: Andras Samland / Country: Germany / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 18 mins / Festivals & Awards: Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The 26th day after the disaster. Two survivors in life suits are looking for other survivors, as they run out of gas on a remote country road.... (Source: Brooklyn Film Festival) Read more »

Joshua

Director: Andreas Müller / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2002 / Type: Short / Duration: 29 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A young man is put to the test as a newly trained customs official. Alone and inexperienced at a border post in the hills, he meets bizarre, mysterious characters who will lead him to his own frontiers in a series of events both absurd and grotesque. A... Read more »

Loups

Director: Hugo Veludo / Country: Switzerland / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 17 mins / Festivals & Awards: Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

The story of a little girl in the 16th century who is battling with wolves and a mysterious book left by her mother. (Source: Clermont Filmfest) Read more »

Murielle Moi Non Plus

Director: Christine Guilbaud / Country: France / Year: 2004 / Type: Short / Duration: 11 mins 50 secs / Festivals & Awards: Utopiales - Festival International de Science-Fiction de Nantes / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Once upon a time there was the man and his machine, Murielle, a neuromatrix of the lastest generation. The man maintains real couple reports with Murielle. She satisfies all his physical and psychological needs thanks to two visible interfaces: a... Read more »

My Bearded Mother

Director: Maria Hedman / Country: Sweden / Year: 2003 / Type: Short / Duration: 30 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Karin and Mirjam love playing horse. Daddy stopped talking long ago. Mommy has a serious problem with body hair. I mean, really serious. The Horse Man cometh, and things are about to change. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

Noise

Director: Przemyslaw Adamski / Country: Poland / Year: 2010 / Type: Short / Duration: 7 mins / Festivals & Awards: Lund International Fantastic Film Festival / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

A game of synesthetic imagination is created in an apartment. Sounds are evoking images and creating their own playful world. (Source: LIFFF) Read more »

The Big Garage

Director: Uwe Nagel / Country: Germany / Year: 2007 / Type: Short / Duration: 22 mins / Festivals & Awards: Sitges - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya / Short Film Méliès d'Argent

Behrens’ car breaks down somewhere on a deserted country road in the middle of the night. It’s raining and there’s no telephone for miles around. Suddenly a breakdown truck appears out of nowhere. The mechanic is an unfriendly and dangerous-looking... Read more »