Opening. Shorts

2020-2021 / Chile, Denmark, Australia / 3 competition shorts

With English and Lithuanian subtitles, 70 min.


September 7, 2022, 8.00 PM (festival opening in Vilnius)
Planeta, A. Goštauto g. 2, Vilnius

September 30, 2022, 8.00 PM (festival opening in Kaunas)
Romuva, Laisvės al. 54, Kaunas

An Impossible Love Story
Una Historia de Amor Imposible

2021 / Chile / drama

Director: Javier Alonso Mardones
Cast: Roberto Villena, Nicolás Contreras, Cristian Arismendi, Jessica Vera
Spanish, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 27 min

A teenager breaks into the house of a young man from his neighbourhood who has recently died, as he still sees him wandering around. There he finds an old journal that envelopes him in an oneiric and hidden love story.


2021 / Denmark / drama

Director: Tone Ottilie
Cast: Boy Ewald, Anna Zerbib Streitz, Jens Albinus
Danish, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 30 min

Liv has the same desires as other teenagers. But, sometimes, her mind gets stuck on thoughts that she doesn’t want and can’t get rid of. When she meets Anna and they tenderly begin to get closer, she finds herself facing new challenges. The film is a coming of age story about starting high-school, falling in love and suffering from OCD.


2020 / Australia / drama

Director: Meg Duncan
Cast: Mayah Fredes, Edwina Wren
English, with Lithuanian subtitles, 13 min

Haze uses an old camcorder to film their body at night. When their mother finds the camera and watches Haze’s private video, the shimmers of new understandings penetrate the day.