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Anthology of short films. Part 92.

Fresh issue of Anthology of Short Films number ninety-two is ready for viewing. This time in the collection there are 7 mini-films including the old rare Iranian short film partially cartoon.
1. Nihče ni rekel, da te moram imeti rad. 2019. HD.
SI. Aleksander je karierno uspešen moški, ki se pripelje po enajstletnega sina Jana, da bi ga odpeljal v glasbeno šolo. Jan očeta ne čaka pred blokom, ampak v banji, kjer se tušira, umazan od nogometa. Aleksandru se zelo mudi, Jan pa niti slučajno noče iti v glasbeno.
EN. Aleksander, a man with a successful career, comes to pick up his 11-year-old son Jan to take him to a music lesson. Instead of waiting for him outside, Jan is still in the shower, grubby from playing soccer. Aleksander is in a hurry, and Jan wonТt come to the lesson.
Director: Matjaž Jamnik.
Cast: Jernej Gašperin, Lea Mihevc, Tina Vrbnjak.
Language: Slovenian.
1920x1080 HD
2. Changing Rooms. 2005.
Eight-year old Ralph arrives at the pool expecting a regular swimming lesson. Instead, he is thrust into a chaotic world of gender identity.
Director: Tyson Koschik.
Cast: Trevor Toffan, Tyhr Trubiak.
Canada, 2005.
Language: English, Korean.
3. La Culpa / Guilt. 2018. HD.
Diego is humiliated and threatened by his father after telling him what happened.
Director: Moises Aisemberg.
Cast: Diego García Moreno, Patricio López de Rodas, Luis Alberti.
Mexico, 2018.
Language: Spanish.
Subtitles: English.
1440х1080 HD
4. I Remember Ashes. 2019. HD.
Set sometime in the late 1960s, УI Remember AshesФ is the story of a young brother named Oliver and his older sister Sally who spend their summer days at their special hangout spot in the hills of the Czech Republic. Their relationship and personal ideals are tested when the two of them are forced to remedy a morbid situation. The film acts as a distant memory, an upended fairytale exploring both childrenТs introduction to mortality.
УThe surreal state of childhood perception is evoked in this beautifully captured 35mm portrait of a mischievous duo running amok in the Czech countryside.Ф
Director: Graham Phillips Turner.
Cast: Lucie Bohata, Gabriel Kibardin.
USA, 2019.
Language: Czech.
Subtitles: English.
1366x566 HD
5. Ik ben de enige / I am the only. 2014. HD.
The movie takes us through beautiful landscapes and oppressive spaces. A dream sequence that leads to liberation, on the border between imagination and reality. We travel with a boy who matures. He dreams, he dances and he is the only conductor.
Director: Barbara Makkinga.
Cast: Wolfgang van Oostrom, Golan Yosef, Lin He Rong.
Netherlands, 2014.
Language: None.
1280x720 HD
6. Forsvunden / Embrace Me. 2006.
Christine, breaks up with her boyfriend, Martin, before leaving for a school camp. While at camp, Christine seems to withdraw. Slowly, she slips further and further away from the others.
Director: Kaspar Munk.
Cast: Marie Tourell Søderberg, Stine Stengade, Frederik Paarup, Kirstine Rosenkrands Mikkelsen, Benjamin Boe Rasmussen.
Denmark, 2006.
Language: Danish.
7. Man ham mitounam / So I Can. 1975.
So Can I (Persian: منم می‌تونم‎, romanized: Manam mitunam) is a 1975 Iranian short film directed by Abbas Kiarostami.
Two boys watch a cartoon film about various kinds of animals and one of them claims repeatedly that he can do the same things he sees the animals doing. But then the sight of birds flying plunges him into confusion: the film ends with the shot of an aeroplane circling the skies overhead.
Director: Abbas Kiarostami.
Iran, 1975.
Language: Persian.
Subtitles: English.
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Anthology of short films. Part 93.

Another one issue of Anthology of Short Films, number ninety-three now, is ready for viewing. Today here are 6 mini-films of various countries mostly new and in a high resolution.
1. Pollito Chicken, Gallina Hen. 2012. HD.
Macarena got her first period. This will became her worst problem and her biggest secret. She will not be able to get over this until she visits a chicken hatch farm.
Director: Marta Hernaiz Pidal.
Cast: Antón Araiza, Rebeca Tolsá Bolado, Lety Gómez.
Mexico, 2012.
Language: Spanish.
1280x720 HD
2. Niño rana. 2019. HD.
Paula viaja a un pueblo de montaña buscando superar algo que le ha sucedido y así llevar a cabo un trabajo que se le ha asignado. Al llegar a la casa, inmersa en la vegetación, se encuentra con la presencia misteriosa de un niño. Ambos, seres solitarios, comparten el pasar de los días hasta que advierte ciertos comportamiento extraño en el chaval.
Directors: Laura Zenobi, Lucas Altmann.
Cast: Ariadna Asturzzi, Balthazar Murillo.
Argentina, 2019.
Language: Spanish.
1280x720 HD
3. Frontier. 2018. HD.
After two days alone in the woods, a young girl's reality begins to blend with her favorite comic book.
Director: Chuck Klevin.
Cast: Zoe Clarke, Juli Emmons, Matthew H. James.
USA, 2018.
Language: English.
1920x1080 HD
4. Bizco / Crosseyed. 2019. 4K.
A pair of anarchic nuns go on a road trip with a coach load of kids.
Director: Iván Noel.
Cast: Agustín Quevedo, Carolina Britos, Aída Roisman, Carlos Ibarra, Mariano Martínez, Rafael Vazquez, Tomás Vazquez, Delfina Cardarelli, Camila Núñez, Jazmín Ibarra.
Language: Spanish.
Argentina, 2019.
3840x2160 Ultra-HD
5. Le cas Perrot. 2019. HD.
Le Cas Perrot depicts a dreamlike world in a realist manner. It was shot with amateur teenagers in the style of a documentary in order to make fantastical contents seem naturalist. It was hence written and directed adhering to the logic that the brain adopts during sleep.
Director: Rony Tanios.
Cast: Alexis Nativel, Laurence Flahault, Stéphanie Vertray, François Godart, Jean-François Collados.
France, 2019.
Language: French.
1920x1080 HD
6. This Is It. 1970.
James Broughton's creation myth, THIS IS IT, places a 2-year-old Adam and a bright apple-red balloon in a backyard garden of Eden, and works a small miracle of the ordinary. And since that miracle is what his film is about, he achieves a kind of casual perfection in matching means and ends.
Director: James Broughton.
Cast: Orion Broughton, George R. Priest, Stefani Pérez-Guerra.
USA, 1970.
Language: English.
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Anthology of short films. Part 94. HD.

The new issue of the Anthology of short films, number ninety-four, is ready to watch. Today the program includes only fresh mini-films and they are all in high resolution 1280x720 and 1920x1080 HD.
1. Wasp.
Zoë is a single mother who lives with her four children in Dartford. She is poor and can't afford to buy food. One day her ex-boyfriend drives by and asks her to go on a date with him. Scared that he doesn't want to go out with her, she lies and tells him that she is just babysitting the kids. This will be her first date in years.
UK, 2003.
2. Pappajente / Daddy's Girl.
Lo is fourteen and lives alone with her father at his farm. While he is busy working, Lo is bored and frustrated. She spends her days spying on the hot seasonal workers, exploring her sexuality. One day her father discovers something that totally changes their relationship. Daddy's Girl is a film about lust, shame and parenthood.
Norway, 2020.
3. Satans Barn / Children of Satan.
Louise (11) and Maria (11) make friends at a christian summer camp. When a new girl, Erna, arrives, Louise and Maria are asked to take extra care of her, but they soon realize she is a bit different. They conclude she must be obsessed by Satan. ЂChildren of Satanї is a story about two young girls' need to belong, their lively imagination, and how the combination of the two has a fatal outcome.
Norway, 2019.
4. Playa Gaviotas / Seagulls Beach.
Mexico, 2019.
5. Lena.
A 9-year-old girl must translate between her American teacher and her Russian father during a confrontation about her trouble assimilating at school.
USA, 2019.
6. Night Swim.
Three teenage girls break into a closed-off pool on a hot summer night, but when unwanted guests show up, their friendship is tested and one of them is left behind.
USA, 2019.
7. Evening News.
The bond between three sisters gets tested while spending an evening with their grandmother who battles with Alzheimer's disease. 
USA, 2019.
8. Kaya.
In a remote Turkish village an ostracised orphan girl seeks out the forbidden Alevi in her quest for faith.
Australia, Turkey, 2018.
9. Escondidas.
Ana is a girl living with her mother and grandfather next to an old mining company. One day, while she plays hide and seek with some local kids, she crosses over into the mining company's property and she meets death: a bony girl who looks about the same age as her. They quickly become friends and start playing hide and seek. Nevertheless, Ana will soon find that playing with death can have fatal consequences.
Mexico, 2019.
10. Escondidas.
Adaptation of the Oscar nominated film: Room (2015). Tells the story of Jun, who cares devoutly and affectionately of his daughter Wen, 8 years old. Like every mother, Jun devotes herself body and soul to Wen's happiness and protection, tucking her in with her love, playing with her and telling her stories. However, their lives, now, have nothing normal; They are trapped, locked in a container. Jun has created a whole universe for Wen in the confines of the container. But as they arrive at their destination, Jun must reveal the truth and devise a plan to protect Wen once more.
Argentina, 2017.
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Anthology of short films. Part 95.

Fresh issue of Anthology of Short Films number ninety-five is ready for viewing. This time in the collection there are 6 mini-films including the old rare Danish documentary on school education.
1. Paul et Virginie. 2014. HD.
Paul lives alone with his mother Virginie. Weakened by disease, she is unable to go about their daily life anymore. Paul, driven by the unbreakable bond of love that exists between him and his mother, tries to take matters into his own hands.
Director: Paul Cartron.
Cast: Igor van Dessel, Edith Van Malder, Laurence Warin.
Belgium, 2014.
Language: French.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
2. L'enclume. 2010. HD.
Once upon a time, in the evening of his Birthday, a little boy got from his parents a strange gift: an Anvil from which he would never separate. An uncomfortable load to carry, which will make his life particularly troubled, preventing him from doing what he wants, and even from approaching the girl he loves. But we are in a fairytale...And in fairy tales, everybody get a second chance.
Director: Thierry Nevez.
Cast: Estelle Brehon, Vincent Desprat, Nicolas Kersiak.
France, 2010.
Language: French.
1280x720 HD
3. Le cours de danse. 2011. HD.
Le premier cours de danse d'un jeune garçon prend une tournure inattendue...
Director: Vincent Bourassa.
Cast: Trystan Bouthiller, Nathalie-Ève Roy.
Canada, 2011.
Language: French.
1280x720 HD
4. Solomon Islands. Remote Kwaio Tribes. 2019. HD.
The Kwaio are one of the very last melanesian tribes holding on to their traditions. Some groups still remain in the hidden, as they call it, and live according to Kastom -their indigenous culture-, rejecting church and modern life.
Language: English.
Subtitles: English.
1920x1080 HD
5. Užgesus šviesoms / When the Lights Go Out. 2019. HD.
"When the Lights Go Down" is a fantasy movie based on a personal experience of the film director. The film tells a story about a teen boy who is being bullied in school. A boy named Mantas creates his own guardian demon, who protects him from the bullies. Although it is not letting the boy to live a normal life. Film's timeline portrays one day at school, when the classmates of Mantas assault and beat up him badly. And here it comes, the guardian demon ready to revenge.
Director: Jonas Trukanas.
Cast: Nojus Stankevicius, Mija di Marco, Ainius Marazas.
Lithuania, 2019.
Language: Lithuanian.
Subtitles: English.
1280x720 HD
6. Skolerne på Lolland-Falster / The Schools on Lolland-Falster. 1950. HD.
DK. Optagelser fra forskellige skoler på Lolland-Falster. Billeder af leg i skolegården. Undervisning i sløjd, håndarbejde, husholdningslære, musik og gymnastik med hop over buk i slowmotion. Rundbold i skolegården og anden leg. Skøjtning på frossen sø. Drengegymnastik i sal med reb-øvelser i slowmotion. Piger springer over træplint m.m. Fra omkring 1950'erne.
EN. Recordings from various schools on Lolland-Falster. Pictures of play in the schoolyard. Teaching in handicrafts, needlework, home economics, music and gymnastics with jump over belly in slow motion. Round ball in the schoolyard and other play. Skating on frozen lake. Boys gymnastics in hall with rope exercises in slow motion. Girls jump over wooden plinth m.m. From around the 1950s.
Denmark, 1950.
1920x1080 HD
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