/4th ETIUDA competition screening – 26th IFF Etiuda&Anima

4th ETIUDA competition screening – 26th IFF Etiuda&Anima



Strawberry Boys / Strawberry Boys / Strawberry Boys

An ambitious boy spends part of the day picking strawberries together with his father. Yet Hubert wants to become a disco polo singer, as famous as Zenek Martyniuk, so after work he focuses on his musical passion.

Director: Michał Toczek
Script: Michał Toczek
Photos: Michał Toczek
Music: Dziku
School: Państwowa Wyższa Szkoła Filmowa Telewizyjna i Teatralna w Łodzi
Country: Polska
Year: 2018
Running time: 20’38’’
Type of the etiude: documentary
No.: E20190040


Am Himmel / Na niebie / Heaven’s Meadow

It is night in Heaven’s Meadow, on the outskirts of Vienna. Injured and barefoot, Maya runs back home, to the city center. Next day she reports the incident of the prior evening. She undergoes a check-up and files an official statement: assaulted by several perpetrators – no traces of semen, but internal injuries. Rather than falling apart, Maya takes off to Italy to see Daniel. There, she hopes to forget.

Director: Magdalena Chmielewska
Script: Magdalena Chmielewska, Andreas Schiessler
Photos: Manuel Prett
Music: Henry Purcell, The Dumplings
Cast: Maria Spanring, Valentin Postlmayr, Julia Jelinek, Johanna Orsini-Rosenberg, Giovanni Jussi
School: Filmacademie Wien
Country: Austria
Year: 2018
Running time: 29’56’’
Type of the etiude: fiction
No.: E20193968


Kaugummiblase / Guma balonowa / Bubble Gummed Girl

Emma is addicted to chewing gums and spends all her free time with her childhood friend Lasse. Suddenly her own world starts to crumble as she finds out that Lasse has a girlfriend.

Director: Anja Gurres
Script: Anja Gurres
Photos: Philip Henze
Music: Max Clouth
Cast: Sara Kärcher, Leon Lerch, Valerie Niehaus, Martin Neuhaus
School: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Country: Germany
Year: 2018
Running time: 25’12’’
Type of the etiude: fiction
No.: E20192782


La Llorona / Płacząca kobieta / Weeping Woman

La Llorona is a surrealistic film about a group of children who feel haunted by the ghost of the Llorona -the legendary Mexican ghost of a woman who murdered her children. Their powerful fantasy and their fear unleash a chain of events that leads them to become a part of this legend themselves.

Director: Rosana Cuellar
Script: Rosana Cuellar
Photos: Thomas Oswald
Music: Carlos Mier
Cast: Abigail Pergi, Andrea Sutton, Danny Bernard, Dylan Sutton, Nícholas Petersen
School: Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg
Country: Germany
Year: 2018
Running time: 28’28’’
Type of the etiude: fiction
No.: E20193979