FESTinha Sub10 - Session #4



Auditorium Casino Espinho



Ursa - The Song of the Northern Lights | Natalia Malykhina | NOR |10’

A beautiful and melancholic story about one little polar bear who is alone in the cold dark Arctic and looking for his mum.



Luce and the Rock | Studio Pupil


Luce and the Rock | Britt Raes | BEL, FRA, NLD | 13’

One day, out of nowhere, a giant Rock lays in the middle of the peaceful little village where Luce lives. The villagers can’t even open the door to their houses anymore! Luce is angry: go away Rock, you don’t belong here! And why are you here anyway?



Grandpa • Cinema Fantástico • 42º Fantasporto • 1 a 10 de Abril de 2022



Grandpa | Valentine Rolland, Théo Bongiovanni, Hugo Martins, Sophie Ouvrard, Thomas Piot, Nell Molinier | FRA | 7’

The dive in a little girl's farewell to her grandfather through an adventure in her memories of a fishing trip.





Elevator Alone | Anastasia Papadopoulou | GRC | 3’

Four people and the time they spend in an elevator. Inspired by everyday life and by the difference in people's behavior when they are alone, in contrast to the socially acceptable behavior that individuals adopt when in public space and especially in the confined and always awkward setting of an elevator.



Blocks - FilmFreeway


Blocks | Adrian Jaffé | DEU | 3’

All Blocks move to the rhythm until one steps out of line. This metaphor shows how traditional masculinity restricts personal development while growing up.



Step by Step de Théodore Janvier, Anabelle David, Emma Gach, Fanny Paoli, Claire  Robert, Julie Valentin (2021) - Unifrance


Step by Step | Thēodore Janvier, Fanny Paoli, Emma Gach, Anabelle David, Julie Valentin, Claire Robert | FRA | 7’

A little rain boot wakes up on a river’s side. On her journey through the forest she would overcome any obstacles to find her way back home. On the road she faces many events that will make her grow.



Tales from the multiverse – Pequefilmes


Tales of Multiverse | Magnus Igland Moller, Peter Smith, Mette Rank Tange | USA | 7’

God is a single parent and amateur programmer. He’s working on project ‘Earth’ but never seems to
get a break from the kids. One day though, he finally gets a breakthrough.