Shorts made by Expats from all over the globe
Chung Lam | United States | Chinese language | 22 minutes
Eddie, a young Chinese-American boy, wants nothing more than for his mother to attend his school’s talent show and watch him perform “the flip,” a fancy cooking technique that he’s trying to learn just for her. But when tragedy strikes, Eddie ends up using it for a different purpose, perhaps a more deserving purpose.
Enrique Amador | Spain and Taiwan | Spanish and Chinese language | 20 minutes
Sunday, Sept 11 | 2pm – 3:15pm |Deutsche Schule Auditorium
Sunday, Sept 11 | 4pm – 5:15pm |Deutsche Schule Gallery
Madrid and Taipei are 10,000 km away from each other. In each city a woman wants to tell her best friend that she’s dying. Are they four women or only two?
Requiem for a Robot
Christoph Rainer | Austria and United States | English language | 5 minutes
Rob, a worn out robot with a corrupt memory, drowns the sorrows of his ‘screwed’ existence in alcohol and asks himself the essential question: what did he do wrong?
Boubaker Boukhari | United Arab Emirates | No language | 12 Minutes
Karouma is a Unique gift striving to break through and to leave his parent’s nest to live pursue his dreams and live his life in its full potential
Paul Jerndal | Sweden and United States | English Language | 19 Minutes
Two young, lost souls in New York City share a common struggle – they are stuck in lives they do not feel they belong. On the outside they seem like each other’s opposite, but on the inside they are the same- dehumanized by an internal loneliness that alienates them from feeling alive.
Clemens Helbock | Hong Kong | English language | 19 Minutes
A young Swiss expat recounts his 14 months living and working inside North Korea. A rare insight into Pyongyang’s international community.
Hwang Deukyun | South Korea | Korean language | 7 Minutes | Violence, Sexual Situations
An unexpected visit triggers an elderly woman’s memories of her past as a sex slave during the war.
Hong Minki | United States | Korean Language | 18 Minutes
A superhero Captain Barkin who speaks with a dog’s voice goes to a Laundromat to wash his clothes. But in there he goes through several strange happenings related to a ferry disaster that caused 304 victims in Korea, 2014.