France | 2016 | 11 minutes | Animation | Director: Hayoun Kwon
Through his testimony a former soldier from South Korea gives us access to the demilitarized zone between the two Koreas. Kim tells us about his experiences on a research mission and the amazing discovery he made in a field full of mines. He talks about a place where people are forbidden, and where nature has totally regained its hold.
IN THE YEAR OF THE MONKEY
Indonesia | 2016 | 13 minutes | Drama | Director: Wregas Bhanuteja
Who would buy one match for 10.000 Rupiahs? In this award winning short film Diah takes her co-worker Jarwo aside to give him this ridiculous offer. The match itself is useless, but Diah has a little something extra up her sleave. It makes the deal all the more in- teresting for both parties.
Indonesia | 2016 | 38 minutes | Documentary | Director: Hari Suprayitno, Dwitra J. Ariana & Ucu Agustin
This documentary provides an insight in the Indonesian forest burning activity, which can result in a big catastrophe for Indonesia and surrounding countries. THOSE WHO BURN shows how local palm oil plantation workers are faced with a big dilemma: even though they know the economical, ecological and political risks of forest burning, they sometimes need to do it to cheaply make space for their much needed plantations.
Screening: Wed 8 March – 15:00 Kriterion | Sun 12 March – 13:30 – Kriterion
Yin and Lee are making dumplings in the kitchen of their restaurant. Yin is kneading dough, while Lee is cutting meat and vegetables to make the filling. They are preparing the favorite dumplings of their daughter Tim Tim who has passed away three years ago. While they are cautiously folding the dumplings, they are thinking of beautiful and painful moments.
THE SILENT MOB
Indonesia | 2016 | 16 minutes | Action | Director: Harvan Agustriansyah
A hired driver visits a remote area to gather a group of men to be used as paid demonstrators. An encounter with a family and another greedy driver will soon test their humanity.