Future Shorts San Francisco Edition returns to Firehouse 8 with a whole new batch of short films from across the globe!
Doors open at 7:00 pm and the film fest begins at 8:00 pm sharp. So come grab a seat, some bites and a beverage and enjoy the films!
Due to the popularity of these events, we do encourage you to buy your tickets in advance!* At the night of the screening tickets at the door will be $12.
The Future Shorts Festival is the biggest pop up film festival of its kind, and continues to grow. The festival celebrates its 10th birthday this year and by now screenings are held from London over to Kazakhstan, Australia to Spain, Ireland to Russia. Showcasing the most exciting short films from around the world, anyone anywhere can set up a screening and join this massive screening network and powerful global community.
THAT I'M FALLING?
Dir:Eduardo Williams France - 2013 A young man in search of a seed emerges from the underground where he spends time with his friends. In their company he begins a long digestive journey.
Participated in Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2013, Transcinema 2013, Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival 2013, Riga International Short Film Festival 2ANNAS 2013, Festival International du Court Métrage de Lille 2013.
OUT OF REACH
Dir:Jakub Stozek Poland - 2011 Young and headstrong, sisters Karolina and Natalia are realistic about their home life. Their domineering father may not take care of them but they know any life with their mysteriously absent mother would surely be worse. In this award winning film, director Jakub Stozek follows the girls as they finally seek out their mother and come to terms with surprising discoveries.
Honorable Mention Short Filmmaking Sundance Film Festival.
Dir:Johanna Bessière, Nicolas Chauvelot, Olivier Clert, Cécile Dubois-Herry, Yvon Jardel, Simon Rouby France - 2007 A robber enters a small convenience shop to perform a hold-up. An old grandmother with bad eyesight is doing her shopping. Suddenly, things go horribly wrong.
Official Selection Cinefondation - Cannes Festival 2008, Best Student Piece Award - SIGGRAPH 2008, Student Competition - ANIMAFEST Zagreb 2008, Official Selection Ottawa 2008.
Dir:Ana Nedeljkovic, Nikola Majdak Serbia - 2012 The Brainless Rabbits live in Rabbitland the "perfect" democracy. The Rabbits spend days voting on democratic elections, which take place in Rabbitland once a day, because Rabbitland is an ordered democracy.
Crystal Bear Berlin International Film Festival, Special Jury Mention Sarajevo Film Festival.
Dir:Jenni Toivoniemi Finland - 2012 Tino's manhood is put to the test in front of two women when he has to host a date for Diablo, the family's stud cat.
Short Film Jury Award: International Fiction - Sundance, Berlin 2013.
Dir:Sam French Afghanistan - 2011 Buzkashi Boys tells the compelling coming of age story of two best friends, a charismatic street urchin and a defiant blacksmith's son, who struggle to realize their dreams as they make their way to manhood in one of the most war-torn countries on Earth.
Drama: Best-of Category - LA Shorts Fest, Best International Short Film - Raindance Film Festival, Best Cinematography UK Film Festival.
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