Festival International du Film d'Aubagne

Cinema & Music - March 19th to 24th 2018

SHORT FILM COMPETITION

The short film shape constitutes an indubitable whistling broth of energy and creativity. It offers to find out a certain freedom under the constraint of a short script, which requires to focus on the essential. All great filmmakers begun by this exercise though which they unveiled their universe and singularity.
We have unearthed 77 short film this year: they offer us a picture’s and music’s world tour through 11 programs, putting into light a remarkable selection of warming but also troubling short works
We qualified too often and wrongly those young authors of “up-and-coming talents”, but those artists already handled their art, as short as it is. They have their identity, their eyes. They clearly understood that a movie is watched as much as it’s heard, that the original soundtrack is totally a part of the process of creation and also contribute to touch, to hustle or to provoke.
Undeniably the talent is already here, ready to testify, to challenge our attitudes and question the obviousness…