Future Shorts Film Festival returns

Returning to Ho Chi Minh City, FUTURE SHORTS showcases electrifying short films from filmmakers around the world. On Sunday, July 28th, FUTURE SHORTS will screen at SNAP CAFE following the monthly art showcase, CREATIVE SHAKE.

On Wednesday, July 31st, an encore screening will be held at DECIBEL, raising money for TEAM UP, which is an organization that empowers teen girls in the Mekong Delta to gain confidence and leadership skills through language learning, sports training and fun.

Highlights include: Grainger David’s SXSW Jury Award-winning “The Chair” (USA, 2012), an insight into small-town life with a short-lived but unstoppable enemy; Kangmin Kim’s animation short on the relationship of father and son, “38-39°C” (USA/South Korea, 2011); Frida Kempff’s “Micky Bader” (Sweden/Denmark; 2009), Winner of the Cannes Festival Jury Prize for Short Films – the account of centenarian Micky’s daily swimming sessions at the local bathhouse.

SUNDAY 28.7.2013
Snap Cafe
32 Trần Ngọc Diện, P. Thảo Điền, Q.2
19.00 – doors open
19.30 – film screening

WEDNESDAY 31.7.2013
Decibel Lounge
79/2/5 Phan Kê Bính, P.Đa Kao, Q.1
19.30 – doors open
20.00 – film screening

30,000vnđ – students (w/ID)
FREE for filmmakers (must bring copy of work)