Labo 2016 - Labo 4. Film laburren emanaldia = Labo 2016 - Labo 4. Proyección de cortometrajes = Labo 2016 - Labo 4. Screening of a short films

Labo 2016 - Labo 4. Film laburren emanaldia = Labo 2016 - Labo 4. Proyección de cortometrajes = Labo 2016 - Labo 4. Screening of a short films

Labo is the freshest section of the Clermont-Ferrand Festival which has one clear objective: to showcase the most risky and innovative proposals of the moment. Films with non-conventional narratives, hybrid works, films with a specific graphic style, an unstructured cut or a peculiar soundtrack, or those that play around with the very nature of film material itself.

Le Park

Randa Maroufi, France, 2015, 14'

A slow wandering look through an abandoned amusement park in the heart of Casablanca. On the one hand, the film draws a portrait of the youth who frequent this place. On the another, it exposes snapshots of their life, meticulously reframed and often inspired by images found on social networks.

H Positive
Glenn Pato, United Kingdom, 2015, 7'

This story examines how the protagonist Mark uses his wealth to help create a euthanasia roller coaster. A roller coaster so powerful, it causes cerebral hypoxia, thus suffocating your brain ensuring a euphoric death. Would you manipulate euthanasia so that you could die on your own terms?

A Coat Made Dark

Jack O’Shea, Ireland, 2015, 9'

A man follows the orders of a dog to wear a mysterious coat with impossible pockets.

La Fin d'Homère
Zahra Vargas, Switzerland, 2015, 22'
Returning empty-handed from a hunting session, Homer would have "freaked out" and shot a bearded vulture, protected bird of prey. The story turns into a truly surreal fable that gets passed around, fueled by the people's imaginations.

Greener Grass

Paul Briganti, USA, 2015, 14'

In this dark comedy of manners, soccer moms Jill and Lisa seek the approval of their “friends” - at all costs. Set in a surreal world, Greener Grass explores one’s willingness to endure present pain in exchange for future validation - or at least a perfect smile.

Ardeidae

Corrado Chiatti, Chiara Faggionato, Daniele Tucci, Italy, 2014, 13'

A group of Asian tourists arrive in the lagoon for a stay and start a journey inside the territory, led by an audio-guide.

Deer Flower
Kangmin Kim, USA, South Korea, 2015, 7'
A boy and his family visit a deer farm in the countryside. And the boy has some peculiar experiences.

Camrex
Mark Chapman, United Kingdom, 2015, 13'

Camrex House is a notorious homeless hostel. For forty years it has upheld a fearsome reputation. Based on interviews with hostel residents, CAMREX constructs a series of unflinchingly visceral sequences that reveal a hidden world of untold stories.