The International Short Film Festival

International Film Festival IndieCrete 2016

The International Film Festival ``IndieCrete`` is the first independent film festival held in Crete. It’s an open air festival which will take place, for the very first time, in August 2016 at the movie theatre “Paradiso” in Archanes , in cooperation with the Municipality of Archanes -Asterousia and the support of the Regional authority of Crete.

19 - 20 - 21 August 2016

The festival will last three days, starting from Friday 19 August and will have a competitive character. It aims to bring the public of Crete in contact with the best international productions and promote the art of filmmaking.

Workshops

For this reason, throughout the time of the film screening, workshops will take place, led by distinguished Filmmakers. The categories of the Festival are the following: Drama, Comedy, Films for Social Rights, Sci-Fi Movies and films directed by Women Filmmakers.

JURIES

This year's juries of IndieCrete Film Festival

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Grigoris Karantinakis

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Themis Bazaka

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Kostis Nikolopoulos

PROGRAM

DOORS OPEN: 20.30 - SCREENINGS BEGIN: 21.00

Marta Lopez Fernandez

IMPULSE (Spain)

Blanca, a 28 years-old young, is fed up of her obsessive and controlling mother. She feels drowned by this oppressive state, but she doesn't know how to change it. Friday / 19-8-16

13.58 mins

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Marta Lopez Fernandez

Ali Sinaci

THE GOLDEN BEETLE (Switzerland)

Mr. Boursalinov who is visiting his psychiatrist Dr. Klinsmann, is explaining him the recurring nightmare in which a stranger (Mr. Truilleur) is strangling him every night.

Friday / 19-8-16

9.36 mins

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Ali Sinaci

Giacomo Mantovani

HISTORY LESSON (England)

A professor of history comes from the future to explain  to his students  how was life at the beginning of the 21st century in London.

Friday / 19-8-16

3 mins

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Giacomo Mantovani

Clemens Beier

MARGRET AND HELMUT (Germany)

Margret and Helmut, are a quirky and endearing, elderly couple. Surrounded by the cheap housing projects in a small town in Germany, Margret dreams of finally traveling the world. But her husband's dementia makes this virtually impossible. Friday / 19-8-16  

30 mins

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Clemens Beier

Venetia Taylor

VENICE (Australia)

Josh is in Venice, Mum is in Sydney. Josh doesn't understand backpacking, Mum doesn't understand Skype. Friday / 19-8-16

4.04 mins

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Venetia Taylor

Konstantina Kotzamani

WASHINGTONIA (Greece)

Washingtonia starts when the giraffe's heart can no longer be heard. Washingtonia is an alternative name for Athens, a place where people, like animals, fall into summertime sadness because of the heat.   Friday / 19-8-16

24 mins

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Konstantina Kotzamani

Alvaro Ron

THE RED THUNDER (USA)

Sarah, a nerdy teenager, needs her mom's brand new car to go on a date with Danny, the boy she is in love with. Friday / 19-8-16

6.26 mins

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Alvaro Ron

Tony Morales

HADA (Spain)

Tonight Hada comes to visit Daniel because his last child tooth has fallen out. What Daniel doesn´t expect is that his worst enemy is the light. Friday / 19-8-16

9 mins

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Tony Morales

Richard Soriano Legaspi

PIPO (Philippines)

A boy dreams of having his family picture taken only to find out that what is more important is that he still has a loving family by his side more than anything else. Friday / 19-8-16

20 mins

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Richard Soriano Legaspi

Michalis Aristomenopoulos

RRACOON (Greece)

Rocky Raccoon is a young homeless man, who meets Nancy, a 32 year old girl that changes his life. Friday / 19-8-16

16.20 mins

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Michalis Aristomenopoulos

Sergi Marti

WUT (Spain)

Wut is a courageous rottweiler trained to obey his master's orders. What Wut does not know is that his master is one of the Nazi soldiers assigned to occupied France during World War II. Friday / 19-8-16

12.12 mins

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Sergi Marti

Anna Yanovskaya

GOODMAN (Russia)

A police major imposes himself into the strange world of young people. They have one major advantage - they are free. And they are ready to defend their freedom. Friday / 19-8-16

15.56 mins

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Anna Yanovskaya

Bekim Guri

A DROP OF BLOOD (France – Kosovo)

If my daughter did not protect the honor of the family (she is not a virgin), this bullet gives her husband the right to take her life (to kill her), the first night of their wedding. Friday / 19-8-16

6 mins

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Bekim Guri

Cristian Sulser

SCRABBLE (Sweden)

Trapped in a dull and loveless marriage with his competitive wife Barbara, the weekly Scrabble game presents an unexpected opportunity for Theo. A few magical letters turn Theo's darkest fantasies into reality. Friday / 19-8-16

11.25 mins

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Cristian Sulser

Helena Hufnagel

WILLA (Germany)

A railway station in the middle of nowhere. David is looking for his girlfriend: Willa. They were on their way to their own wedding, when an accident made them stuck at a small railway station

Saturday / 20-8-2016

14.30 mins

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Helena Hufnagel

Mathilde Petit

THE AGE OF REASON (France)

In Pablo's world, each citizen chooses his career at the age of seven – with disastrous consequences for society. Pablo and his friends decide to take matters into their own hands.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

16.07 mins

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Mathilde Petit

Spyros Charalampous

FOR EVER YOUNG (Cyprus)

On the last night in August, Nikos will make love for the first time. When September dawns, Maria will start her new life.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

20 mins

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Spyros Charalampous

Olga Osorio

RESTART (Spain) Duration

A woman is trapped in a temporal loop that she may not be able to break.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

14.58 mins

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Olga Osorio

John Hellberg

MOUSSE (Sweden)

What could be easier than robbing a small bookie place on the outskirts of town? Mousse is a man of pride and principles and is fed up with living as a second-class citizen.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

30 mins

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John Hellberg

Hayk Matevosyan

SYRIA, MY LOVE (Armenia)

Based on a true story of a Syrian-Armenian artist who, after losing his family in the civil war, refuses to abandon his studio in Aleppo before he can finish his final painting.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

4 mins

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Hayk Matevosyan

Charlotte Schiøler

BY ANY MEANS E-VEILABLE (Denmark – France)

Fueled by her fear of getting short changed, Babette, a Danish woman looking for an apartment in Paris, embarks on a mission incognito which makes her discover Paris from a somewhat absurd and unexpected angle.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

18 mins

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Charlotte Schiøler

Iker Arce

MAGIC (Spain)

With the logic and the innocence of a seven year old girl, Carla thinks she can do something to reunite back her family: finish the drawing before the morning sun coming through the window lights up the sheet.However, all is not as nice.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

3.36 mins

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Iker Arce

Azadeh Ghochagh

SORMEH (Iran)

During The Iran's 1979 revolution, an Iranian family are going to a marriage ceremony , in making ready for the party , the woman decides to go to her friend to get SORMEH ( an Iranian style eyeliner ) ... but in the house door she faces a runaway rebel.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

10 mins

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Azadeh Ghochagh

Gordon Napier

TIDE (Scotland)

An ageing lobsterman from the Isle of Lewis begins to question the value of his life in a world where a man can vanish into the sea and not be missed.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

24.18 mins

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Gordon Napier

J.C. Falcon

NUMBER 2-IF I WAS MARILYN (Spain)

Clari is going out tonight and she's on a mission: Her girlfriend is about to stand up a guy she met on the internet and Clari has every intention to hook up with him.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

15 mins

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J.C. Falcon

Brian Stynes

1914 STREET (Ireland)

Two jobless friends volunteer for active service in the British army in 1914, now they must tell their wives.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

9 mins

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Brian Stynes

Morten Greve Olsen

DADDY’S GIRL (Denmark)

Lærke is a young woman, mentally damaged because of her father and her childhood, and she has great difficulty letting go. One day she decided to let go of her past and move on.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

8.24 mins

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Morten Greve Olsen

Stepan Etrych

BUBBLES DON’T LIE (Czech Republic)

That day started usually. Engineer Cmiral woke up, washed his face and teeth in the bathroom - and suddenly, a strange thing happened. A bubble like from a comic book appeared above his head.

Saturday / 20-8-2016

5 mins

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Stepan Etrych

Kira Richards Hansen

WAYWARD (Denmark)

Alex is 14 years old and her body is undergoing changes, yet she continues to insist on the tomboy identity.

Sunday / 21-8-2016

20 mins

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Kira Richards Hansen

Christophe M. Saber

DISCIPLINE (Switzerland)

It's 9:30pm in a grocery store in Lausanne, Switzerland. The place is run by Egyptians. In a moment of anger, a father loses patience and disciplines his disobedient child.

Sunday / 21-8-2016

11 mins

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Christophe M. Saber

Javier Chillon

THEY WILL ALL DIE IN SPACE (Spain)

The starship Tantalus drifts through space.

Sunday / 21-8-2016

14.47 mins

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Javier Chillon

Nina Chávez Góngora

201 (Mexico)

After escaping from Syria, her country, Jana goes through out all the process that an immigrant needs to do when arriving to Czech Republic.

Sunday / 21-8-2016

7 mins

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Nina Chávez Góngora

Graeme Noble

IS IT JUST THIS? (China)

What is the point of life? A man ponders this question as he goes through life...

Sunday / 21-8-2016

6.40 mins

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Graeme Noble

Nicolas Krief

THE NOTION OF MISTAKE (Canada)

Maurice Delacroix, an arrogant mathematician, is convinced he was hexed by Marc-Antoine, the trisomic cashier of a butcher shop.

Sunday / 21-8-2016

9.15 mins

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Nicolas Krief

Íñigo Franco Benito

ON THE BENCH (Spain)

This is the story of the people who sit on a bench over the course of a day.

Sunday / 21-8-2016

5.18 mins

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Íñigo Franco Benito

AWARDS CEREMONY

22.30

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WORKSHOPS

Grigoris Karantinakis

Director

STORY TELLING – PERFORMANCE – MOVIE FILM – TV SHOW

Director Grigoris Karantinakis will present a seminar about film directions;

how to use dramaturgy, imagination, acting and film shooting as a music score.
Ten simple and basic lessons that we forgot.

Εntry Fee: 20 €

Kostis Nikolopoulos:

Director of photography

THE LIGHT AND ITS SENSE IN CINEMA PRACTICE

Kostis Nikolopoulos – working Director of Photography.

“The light and its sense in Cinema Practice” is a workshop that will be presented by Kostis Nikolopoulos- working Director of Photography.

Kostis Nikolopoulos will talk about the sense of light in cinema and he will analyze the light and the shadow affects on a movie shot.
The seminar will last two days.

Εntry Fee: 30 €

Igor Korosec

Actor & Director

ACTING ON CAMERA

MasterClassby Igor Korosec will implement Stanislavsky method with Meisner method.
Scripts from current Hollywood TV shows will be provided. First part will cover auditioning for TV and film, second part will cover breaking down the role, hitting marks while transformed into the character. If time allows we will touch some basics of marketing for actors.

Entry fee: 20 €

CV Igor Korosec

venue

International Film Festival IndieCrete

Movie theatre “Paradiso” in Archanes

Archanes Traditional Village, p.c. 70100, Heraklion - Crete - Greece

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