Families are the basic social unit of organization in a society. Yet what are the bonds that connect the members of a family? For some, families are the only way to keep grounded in a world shaped by flexibility and mobility, and, if necessary, it is sustained by using violence. Yet for others it is a confining microcosm from which there is no escape. The only way to find the sought-after sense of security is to flee into a parallel world filled with frogs.
Robin Andelfinger / Ibrahima Seydi // Belgium, France, Senegal // 2017 // 16:30 min
Mama Bobo is a widow in her eighties. Day after day she goes to the same bus stop in Dakar. Sitting on the bench she remembers her past life and her husband who died long ago until her routine gets interrupted.
Viktor Hertz // Sweden // 2018 // 10:00 min
A man wakes up at a clinic specialized in malignant hangovers. The doctor prescribes 600 ml of ice cream and two action comedies, but also shares some news, which doesn't make him feel any better...