Short Film: Work In Progress (Átalakítás folyamatban), 20min., Hungary, Comedy/Romance

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Everyone here wants a new pair of boobs or a new butt. What is it you hate about yourself?

short synopsis (300 characters)
65 years old and very tired MIMI enters a low-budget beauty clinic with a face-lift voucher got from her husband. She checks in and a whole new world opens up: older, younger women, men, animals await their transformation. Finally she realises that it might not be a plastic surgery what she needs.

long synopsis:
MIMI (65) enters a bizarre beauty clinic with a face-lift voucher she got from her husband. She checks into the former hotel sitting on the shore of an isolated lake, where a whole new world opens up: older women, men, and animals await their transformation.
She attends face yoga classes and prepares for her new face. One afternoon ERNŐ (61), a mysterious male patient asks her for help: he’s dying for a pack of cigarettes but he’s locked in the clinic. Mimi agrees, and with the help of a cosmic turtle, she becomes a teenager again.Their romantic escape plan turns into a failed date and Mimi realises that it might not be a plastic surgery what she needs.

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Short Film: THE PITS, 6min., Canada, Comedy/Romance

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At 13, Dhruvi is appalled to learn the Indian food she eats every day makes her armpits smell funny. Her struggle with pungent food and bold spices resurfaces years later, when she’s drawn to a fellow South Asian student in university.

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  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    romance, comedy, drama
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 23 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 15, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    4,300 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color

Short Film: THE BUTTER KNIFE, 6min., USA, Comedy/Romance

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A young British man and American woman navigate misunderstandings on a first date that takes a bizarre turn.

  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    5 minutes 55 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 29, 2017
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    RED
  • Film Color:
    Color