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World Matters

Movies That Matter en Go Short selecteerden samen de beste korte fictiefilms en documentaires over de stand van zaken in de wereld.

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Woensdag 6 - 22:00 - LUX 3 € 7,00 / € 8,50

Burners

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Burners

Young Algerian Amine buys a camcorder and spends the day recording souvenirs of his life in Oran—his fiancée, his city, his apartment. When he and his friends embark in a small boat to cross the Mediterranean for a chance at a better life, Amine captures the images of their journey. Farid Bentoumi / Fiction / France / 2011 / 15

Body Team 12

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Body Team 12

Body Team 12 workers have one of the most dangerous and gruesome jobs in the world: collecting the dead from the streets of the Ebola zone. Told through the eyes of a female body, this film explores the philosophy of Time magazine's persons of the year: The Ebola workers of West Africa. David Darg / Documentary / United States, Liberia / 2015 / 13

Samsung Galaxy

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Samsung Galaxy

Samsung is the largest company in South Korea. Through its 79 subsidiaries, Samsung can be seen everywhere— from every layer of the society to every aspect of daily life. A fictional Samsung worker exemplify this influence by telling the story of her life. Romain Champalaune / Documentary / France / 2015 / 6

Last Day of Freedom

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Last Day of Freedom

When Bill Babbitt realizes his brother Manny has committed a crime he agonizes over his decision- should he call the police? A richly animated personal narrative that tells the story of Bill's decision to stand by his brother in the face of war, crime and capital punishment. The film is a portrait of a man at the nexus of the most pressing social issues of our day – veterans' care, mental health access and criminal justice. Nomi Talisman, Dee Hibbert-Jones / Documentary / United States / 2015 / 32

Over

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Over

A crime scene. During the course of 9 wide shots, told in reverse order, we watch an intriguing story unfold. What has happened in this quiet neighbourhood? A murder, a hit-and-run, an accident? The reality is profound, and deeply unexpected. Jörn Threlfall / Fiction / United Kingdom / 2015 / 13