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International Shorts 6: Memory Room

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  • Tickets: €8/€7
  • Date: Fri, 15th Nov 2019
  • Time: 13:15 - 14:45
  • Duration: 90 mins
  • Venue: The Gate Cinema Cork City
  • Director: Various
  • Producer(s): Various
  • Screenwriter(s): Various
  • Main Cast: Various
  • Country: International
  • Language(s): English, Subtitled
  • Year: 2019

Bold, daring, innovative: Artist film and experimental work exploring time,
space, and meditations on memory.


Virgil Widrich, Martin Reinhart / Austria / 2019 / 5 mins
We sit in the cinema and watch something about people like us. But do the characters know that we are eavesdropping?
Producer: Virgil Widrich

The Animal that I Therefore Am (L’animal que donc je suis)

Bea de Visser / The Netherlands / 2019 / 11 mins / Subtitled
What does an animal see when she looks back at us?
Producer: Bea de Visser

The Divine Way (La Via Divina)

Ilaria Di Carlo / Germany / 2018 / 15 mins
Loosely based on Dante’s Divine Comedy, ‘The Divine Way’ takes us along on a woman’s epic descent through an endless labyrinth of staircases.
Producer: Ilaria Di Carlo


Simon Liu / Hong Kong, UK, USA / 2019 / 13 mins
A retelling of Dante’s Inferno for the streaming age; freedom of movement for the modern cloud.
Producer: Rachael Lawe

Gli Anni (Les Années)

Sara Fgaier / Italy / 2018 / 21 mins / Subtitled / Colour & B&W
A woman gives voice to Annie Ernaux’s The Years’ text; a few collected fragments on the shores of a timeless Sardinia.
Producers: Marco Alessi, Giulia Achilli, Lionel Massol, Pauline Seigland

27 Thoughts About My Father

Mike Hoolboom / Canada / 2019 / 26 mins / Colour & B&W
In a series of 27 vignettes, the artist offers up memories of his father who died in June 2017.
Producer: Mike Hoolboom

* Contains flashing images which may not be suitable for people with photosensitive epilepsy.


The Gate Cinema Cork City
The Gate Cinema, North Main Street
Cork City, Cork T12 KN88 Ireland
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