Kosmopolis 17


Canal Alfa

Short Films Selection

Alpha Channel

  • Saturday 25 March, 17.40 - 18.00
  • Auditorium
  • Free
  • Je suis comme je suis

    Marion Auvin / France, 2014, 3’, Original version with Catalan subtitles

    In this poem by Jacques Prévert, a woman speaks to us about herself, about seduction, and about accepting ourselves as we are. She embodies the beauty of all women.

  • Blind Vaysha

    Theodore Ushev / Canada, 2016, 8’13’’, Original version with Catalan subtitles

    Based on the short story Blind Vaysha by Georgi Gospodinov, this film by Theodore Ushev explains the story of Vaysha, a young girl born with one green and one brown eye. Her left eye sees only the past; her right, only the future. Like a terrible curse, Vaysha’s split vision prevents her from living in the present.

  • Words Fail Me – Virginia Woolf

    Phoebe Halstead / United Kingdom, 2016, 2’22’’, Original version with Catalan subtitles

    Using the only surviving recording of Virginia Woolf’s voice, first broadcast on BBC radio on 29 April 1937, this animation explores Woolf’s train of thought about the democratic power of words. Animation commissioned by BBC Culture.