Short Film Program 2

07-Sep-2013
1:00 pm | Pacific Cinémathèque (PC)

The Fate of the Fish (La suerte de los peces)
Argentina, 2013
Spanish with English subtitles/ 13:39 min
Director: María Belén Arana
Because of her mother’s depression, Mora and Anna’s home seems to be dead. But little Mora will find her own way to connect with life, an unusual way, perhaps outside of moral sense.

The Love that dare not speak its name (O Amor que não ousa dizer seu nome)
Brazil, 2013
Portuguese with English subtitles/ 15 min
Director: Bárbara Roma
When Leila and Michela meet, they find in each other's solitude a desire that grows from an unexpected feeling.

María
Argentina, 2012
Spanish with English subtitles/ 13 min
Director: Mónica Lairana
The full weight of someone else’s flesh squashes Maria's inert body.

Rain in the Eyes
(Lluvia en los ojos)
Mexico, 2012
Spanish with English subtitles/ 7 min
Director: Rita Basulto
Sofía, a seven-year-old girl, remembers the day she fractured her arm while being chased through the forest; a story full of fantasy that hides a heartrending moment in Sofía’s life.

The Sad House
(La Casa Triste)
Mexico, 2013
Spanish with English subtitles/ 13 min
Director: Sofia Carrillo
The story of a family told through objects found in antique bazaars, thrift shops and flea markets.

The Sad Tale of Little Mr. Jerk-Off
(A triste história de Kid-Punhetinha)
Brazil, 2012
Portuguese with English subtitles/ 15 min
Directors: Andradina Azevedo, Dida Andrade
Verônica, who has never been kissed, falls in love with her classmate Victor. After considerable peer pressure, he decides to have sex with her. Two months later, amidst feelings of fear and anguish, the two teenagers visit an abortion clinic.

South Sea
(Mar del Sur)
Mexico/Italy, 2013
Spanish with English subtitles/ 4 min
Director: Luis R. Garza
A platonic love story where memory and oblivion keep away the unresolved desires that remain.

SKU: SH-02-13
$10.00