International Shorts #2: “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman”

International Shorts #2: “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman”

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International Shorts #2: “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman”

Total Runtime: 102 min

*Talent in attendance for second screening

 

Featuring our first ever all female-directed international program, International Shorts #2 seeks to showcase the colorful spectrum and nuance of female identity—from the trials of motherhood and sexual agency, to the radical notion of strength in vulnerability.

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

The Artist Has a Baby

Directed by: Sanna Lenken

Sweden, 2018, 10m

Swedish

With loving but unflinching insight into the balance of motherhood and career, one female filmmaker is creating something more than art, but just as special.

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

Woman in Stall

Directed by: Madeleine Sims-Fewer, Dusty Mancinelli

Canada, 2018, 10m

He says she is in the men’s bathroom. She says it is the women’s. Who is right? And more importantly: friendly stranger or dangerous predator? From the directors of “Slap Happy” (FFF 2018).

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

Hot Dog

Directed by: Alma Buddecke, Marleen Valin

Germany, 2019, 8m

A love story between a woman and her vagina.

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

Ajo (Her)

Directed by: More Raca

Kosovo/France, 2018, 12m

Albanian

Director More Raça (“Home,” FFF 2017) returns with another poignant social drama. Facing an abusive husband and an arranged marriage, a mother and daughter must make a courageous decision.

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

A Year

Directed by: Jisun Jamie Kim

Nepal/USA, 2018, 14m

Nepali

Left with no other alternative, a Himalayan village woman turns to surrogacy as the only way to provide a better future for her children.

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

Fuck You

Directed by: Anette Sidor

Sweden, 2018, 15m

Swedish

Tired of her boyfriend’s sexist behavior, Alice flips the script to teach him a lesson.

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

The Orphan

Directed by: Carolina Markowicz

Brazil, 2018, 15m

Portuguese

Jonathas’s fantasy is disrupted when his adoptive parents catch him expressing his true self. Winner of the Queer Palm for Short Film at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival and from the director of “Tatuapé Mahal Tower” (FFF 2015).

International Shorts #2 "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"

Juck (Thrust)

Directed by: Ulrika Bandeira, Julia Gumpert, Olivia Kastebring

Sweden, 2018, 18m

Swedish

In this documentary, a feminist performance art group, done with apologizing for occupying space, thrusts forward a new movement of empowerment.