Duccio is an inventor by vocation, and in his home workshop tries an exceptional challenge. Thanks to his determination and a bit of magic, a short circuit will create Ferruccio, a robot created by assembling contraptions that has been recycled.
The Spy by the Sea is a short romantic comedy drama set in 1913 Denmark. Christopher Brythelwaite is an Englishman's Englishman who has just finished his education at Cambridge University and decides it would be 'awfully vogueish' to become a spy, but is quickly seduced by German counterspy, Eva Hauser. Their relationship is tinged by romance, humour and a peculiarly English set of sensibilities, but when Eva leaves him without a trace, he is left to consider his maturity.
While struggling with a complicated love situation, Lizzie tries to avoid a life changing diagnosis.
After apocalyptic information leaks about the sun going out, meaning the earth will get dark in eight minutes, forever, chaos covers the whole world except for Gia - a single man under sixty with a boring, poor life.
The Syrian refugee Sahra is rescued by the Transilvanian (Romanian) immigrant Mirona, who survived by playing accordions in the streets, while her passport and supplies were being seized to work in Istanbul, and Mirona will help her at the expense of deportation as Sahra is so similar with her."
We’ve all waited for ‘the one’. The one who catches our eye, the one who keeps our interest, the one who won’t expect us to trudge down that conventional path. Annie Waits tells the story of lust and disappointment, as a twenty-something waits for her adult life to begin. Based on, you know - life.
A woman tells a great story to her baby. In the manner of a tale with princes and princesses, she remains into his memories to pass on his daughter.
Kellan Hagar, a depressed teenager, wishes for life to become like the joyous movie musical he used to watch with his mother before she passed away. One night, after a power outage spoils his movie viewing experience, Kellan wishes for life to become like “one happy song.” What follows is an adventure he’ll never forget as he awakens in a pseudo world, where everyone is happy, and everyone can sing and dance- including him! Kellan will soon learn that even in the midst of tragedy, there is still hope. And that hope, can heal your heart.
The Man Up The Stairs follows the downward mental spiral of Julia- a depressed, disturbed woman who has been grieving and living alone since her fiance cheated on her. After many months of loneliness, Julia decides to rent out her fiance's old room. Her advertisement eventually grabs the interest of Oliver, a young writer. Charming, kind, and handsome, Oliver seems like the perfect tenant- but there's one problem- he looks exactly like Julia's ex-fiance.
In a Turkish area of Australia, lives a woman (Eve) in her 40s who has an unhappy marriage, never goes outside of her local area and spends all her days in the isolation of her home like a prisoner. Her biggest joy is the time she spends in the garden at home. A woman (Lilith) pays her visits in her daydreams. Finally, she (Eve) leaves home with everything left behind to charter her own destiny.
Given only months to live, a young man calls upon his closest friends to make his existence infinite, through the assembly of five key elements from his life.
A selection of shorts.