Competition Programme Selection

It’s December 21st, the shortest day of the year. We’re eager to present you 21 short films selected for Competition programme of Kustendorf 2019:
All Inclusive, Corina Schwingruber Ilić, Switzerland
All These Creatures, Charles Williams, Australia
Autumn Waltz, Ognjen Petković, Serbia, USA
Being More Like Bagsy, Mikkel Storm Glomstein, Norway
Costacurta, Saša Karanović, Republic of Srpska
Elizabeth, Wojciech Klimala, Poland
Five Minutes to Sea, Natalia Mirzoyan, Russia
Hasta Siempre, Comandante, Faisal Attrache, Spain/Cuba/Syria
How to Swim, Noa Gusakov, Israel
I’ve Got Something For You Too, Iwo Kondefer, Poland
Kapital, Ivan Perekatov, Russia
Manila is Full of Men Named Boy, Andrew Stephen Lee, Philippines/USA
Mitosis, Halit Ruhat Yildiz, Germany
Satan, Carlos Tapia González, Switzerland
Slaughter, Saman Hosseinpour, Ako Zandkarimi, Iran
The Last Tale about Earth, Magdalena Seweryn, Igor Polaniewicz, Poland
The Divine Way, Ilaria Di Carlo, Germany
The Fold of the Cowards, Xabier Alconero, Spain
The Monk, Zharko Ivanov, Macedonia
Titanyum, Gökçe Erdem, Turkey/Canada
To Hell with Marie, Leopold Dewolf, USA, France
The Competition Programme of 12th Kustendorf consists of 15 fiction films, 3 documentaries, 2 animated and one experimental short film. We wish to take the opportunity to thank all the authors who submitted their work. After seeing 718 short films from around the globe, we can conclude that it was a great year in the world of shorts, and that we could have screened even more films if we had more festival nights on our hands.The festival will take place between Friday 11 January and Wednesday 16 January 2019.