Miks (27) works as an accountant in a large corporation. He has boring job and lonely life. Every day is exactly the same, but then strange occurrence happens, which makes him rethink boundaries of his reality. It is early Monday morning and Miks is still asleep in his bed. Alarm clock goes off and ancient Chinese melody wakes him up. During the curse of day several times he hears melody of his alarm clock. Miks finds it highly unusual since this is first time he hears melody of his alarm clock outside his home. It makes him wonder isn’t he still dreaming? As things get more confusing, Miks desperately decides to test his reality and finds out surprising results.
Two little boys Mark (7 years) and Nick (6 years) after school is heading to unfinished abandoned building, which was meant to be a Hospital in a centre of their small town. Not far from buildings side entrance, in the meadow four guys are hanging out. They are Red, Chickie, Ansis and Blacky. Chickie sees two little boys hanging around in the building. He comes up with an idea, that they could go and have some fun by scaring them. They pretend to be a doctors of this unfinished hospital, and accuses little boys of destroying their property and threaten them by a punishment that they will now get. Blacky takes this little joke to serious, he gets out his knife and promises a surgery. Little boys manages to escape using a staircase. Blacky and others follows them up to the fifth floor. Little boys run in to one of dark rooms, and hides. Blacky looks for them, other guys try to stop him before this little prank goes too far. Little boys are standing still and silenced in a corner of a dark room, suddenly they got scared by homeless person, who happens to live there. They run away, Blacky and other continue to chase, until the end of another corridor where one of the little boys are accidentally pushed and he falls down the elevator shaft. All persecutors are frightened now, and run away. Only one stays, because he feels guilty that he could have stopped this from happening.
This project was awarded with the Vilnius Film Cluster award of 10 000 Lt for in-kind services.
Elizabeth is a full-time slacker and partygoer, who loves to hang out in bars with her girlfriends. In one such evening
she suddenly meets Ralph, a handsome and charming stranger. She falls madly in love with him. Their love is beautiful and perfect – until Ralph with no warning kills Elizabeth. He actually is a serial killer. But Ralph is in for a nasty surprise. On his next hunt for a new victim, Ralph is shocked to see Elizabeth in the bar. Thinking he is having a deja vu, Ralph takes her out on the same night and kills her again. But next morning she is back again, and Ralph is starting to question his sanity…
The fictional short movie “Chain” is about the work-stress and depression through the eyes of a lonely man – Bob. In Bobs world, everyone has a chained ball (made out of yellow post-it papers)attached to their leg, which represents their stress level. It increases, when gaining stress, and decreases, when relaxing. Although the world around Bob keeps on telling him, how to “wreck his ball” and therefore free himself from stress, it’s not working. Throughout one week full of routine, we see how his ball keeps on growing. He find out the truth about removing the chain, when it’s already too late. The movie is dedicated to the victims of work-stress and depression.
A career-driven father takes his estranged 9-year old son for a winter holiday. The father tries to force a reunion of minds and hearts, of father and son, but instead brings on a situation that hangs on a heavier balance. Their journey thus becomes one of survival. “Ice” reminds us that the ground we walk on is full of paradoxes: it is secure and fragile at the same time. What matters in the end of each journey is how much we remember to love on the way.
Leo tries to resolve his balding problem with a mysterious hair growth serum he ordered over the Internet. The liquid starts causing grotesque and extreme changes in his body and now Leo must stop the metamorphosis before he loses even the last hair on his head – and much else.
This project was awarded with the participant rights in the European Short Film Co-production Forum EURO CONNECTION 2015.
The story is set in an unnamed future punk Town and centers around Liam, a nonchalant person, dwelling on his wavering faith and personal humiliations. While walking down the street, he accidentally meets John, a semi-justifiably paranoid Great Fire survivor obsessed with the Town which, he claims, is dehumanizing and killing the humans itself. He introduces Liam to the shelter – The Bar with a lot of hooks for every visitor to hang the keys from his own private hell. One of those keys belong to Emma – a young women tamed by an empty beer bottle named “Alugochi” and Gurem – a gas station night shift worker, who happen to find themselves in the Bar at the same time. Full of symbolism and ennui, the Town reveals its darkest nooks together with an intense importance and equal absurdity of life for their inhabitants.
Oasis 714 is a psychological sci-fi short film. It tells the story of Leila (26) who cannot let go of Tomá (24) and the last moment they spent together on a paradise like beach. The film fools the viewer into believing this perfect encounter next to a turquoise sea is real, when in fact it is only a simulation, a reconstructed moment of Leila’s memories. Bit by bit the viewer will understand that nothing in the picture is real, except Leila. Not even Tomá is real, but only a simulation of a boy Leila loved and lost 714 days earlier while escaping the dying planet earth in a space ship. A glimpse of reality is revealed when Leila tries to shut down the simulation for good, realizing that she needs to move on. But moving on is not easy, especially when there are still questions left unanswered in the past.
A group of friends are celebrating Jim’s birthday. Jim’s girlfriend Megan tries to help her younger sister Emma figure out what happened to her last night, the truth becomes more than Megan can handle.