Actions and Detail Panel
Nickel Film Festival (Shorts)
Sun 23 October 2016, 14:00 – 15:30 IST
Wife and Death
NL/ 8min / Dir: Matt Wright/Drama
A visit from Death leaves Jack on borrowed time to patch things up with his girlfriend.
Terra Nova Matadora
NL /14 min / Dir: Rhonda Buckley/ Doc
The incredible story of Carolyn Hayward, who, in 1957, began her career as a famous professional bullfighter in Spain, Mexico, and throughout SouthAmerica.
NL / 15 min / W/D: Noel Harris, P: Mark O’Neill
When a single mom, facing eviction, is offered a night’s work, she unsuccessfully seeks a babysitter for her two small children. Desperate, she reaches out to the last person she wants to ask for a favour.
USA/ 6 min / Dir: Ao Li /Animation
Love, and its capacity to transform all things. A combination of traditional frame by frame and digital drawing, as well as key frame animation.
The King of the Hill
CAN / 21 min / Dir: Anh Minh Truing / Drama
Suburban teenagers, Jo and Jay, frequently challenge one another to a game of “King of the Hill”. As summer draws to an end, they are forced to confront their fears and decide on their future.
CH / 9 min / Dir: Emmanuel Vaughn Lee / Doc
This short documentary tells the story of Marie Wilcox, the last fluent speaker of the Wukchumni language.